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How to Get Microsoft Edge Chromium on Windows 8 and 7.

A short tutorial showing you how to get Microsoft Edge Chromium on Windows 7 and 8. Edge Chromium has finally made it to the two versions of Windows t...

How to Delete Files Without Needing to Send Them to the Recycle Bin First.

Sick of having to delete files twice? Well, you can actually delete them instantly without having to use the Recycle Bin. Here's how.

How to Make Windows Automatically Create a System Restore Point at Startup. (Windows 7/8/10)

How to make your Windows 7/8/10 computer automatically create a system restore point on startup. On Windows 10 by default, System Restore only automat...

How to download Windows 8.1 Update from Microsoft’s website

We have recently showed you how to install Windows 8.1 Update in a traditional way. This time, we would like to show you how to download the Windows 8...

Prevent your computer from waking up

Many people regularly use a sleep mode function in Windows. The laptop is then still working, but uses the minimum amount of energy. The problem arise...

7 free Windows Store games to play in the office ;)

A lot of Windows 8 users is annoyed by the fact that Metro (Modern) applications are launched by default in full-screen mode - which has no sense in c...

How can you install Windows 8 Apps from outside the Store?

If you have ever wanted to install Windows 8 Apps that didn't come from the Store, chances are you couldn't succeed. By default Windows 8 doesn't allo...

What's missing in Windows 8.1?

Microsoft's users were hoping that Windows 8.1 would bring a couple of features that No. 8 lacked. And yes, a bunch of Windows 7-originating options h...

Save your time with Windows 8 keyboard shortcuts

Whenever we switch to a new service, things can seem a little daunting at first. The latest Microsoft release isn’t staggeringly intuitive. Fortunatel...

Set your Desktop Wallpaper as Start Screen in Windows 8.1.

With Windows 8.1, Microsoft has added a new useful feature giving users the option to use their current desktop wallpaper as their Start screen backgr...

How to boot directly to desktop in Windows 8.1?

Windows 8.1 is now available for all Windows 8 users, and brings some new features. Microsoft has apparently listened to customer prayers and offers t...

How to create a system repair disc in Windows 7 or 8?

Windows 7 provides a useful tool for creating a system repair disc that you can use to recover your computer from a major operating system crash. How...

Set up a picture password in Windows 8

While we normally use a numeric combination as our password, many companies are struggling to implement new ways of protection.  Windows 8 provides a...

Getting rid of Modern UI, and other Windows 8 mods

Microsoft tries its best to make all Windows 8 users become friends with the new Start screen and Modern interface. The elements of this new style min...

Save your time on Windows 8 with two simple tricks

Although Winows 8 is not the most beloved among Microsoft's operating system, it is by all means an effective and fast one. However, there are always...

Work smart, not hard - a guide to hotkeys in Windows 8

Windows 8 is an OS designed for touch screen devices and standard devices are sometimes difficult to be managed. Fortunately, there are some hot keys...

How to bypass Windows 8 start screen and disable hot corners?

There are many annoying things about Windows 8. By no means, Windows 8 shocked many users with its dramatic redesign. On the of the most irritating th...

Use RetroUI to shape your Windows 8

As numerous Windows 8 users get tired of the “ingenious” solutions implemented in this system, there is a rapidly growing need for some changes.

Microsoft: Low price for Windows 8 upgrade only until January 31

There are only 10 days left before Microsoft rises its prices on Windows 8 Pro. The company from Redmond has just announced that after January 31, the...

Internet Explorer 10 For Windows 7 Shipping Soon

So far available only for Windows 8 machines, Internet Explorer 10 is about to be released in a version compatible with Windows 7 computers.