Windows is a widely used operating system in the world. Computerworld wrote an article stating that Windows runs on 86% of all computers in the world with Windows 10 on 47% of them. That’s impressive! To do justice to such a large user base, Microsoft keeps releasing new updates with upgrades and patches every few weeks. However, not everyone
Players I use my phone to listen to audiobooks pretty much every night, right before I go to bed. But my phone’s getting old and it’s almost always dead towards the end of the day. So I recently tried switching to my Windows laptop. Since all of my audiobooks are MP3 files, I initially used VLC Media
A rather interesting addition in Windows 10 version 1903 is the reserved storage. As the name implies, it’s a certain amount of storage set aside by the operating system for a specific set of tasks. Now that raises several concerns like what kind of tasks? And most importantly, can you disable reserved storage? Or is
Issue One of the oldest Windows apps is the Calculator. It is also one of the most basic and probably the most used apps. Windows Calculator received a major update with version 10. There are many different calculators available in the menu and a memory feature to save previous calculations now. However, all these features are useless if
The Night Light functionality in the Windows 10 April Update last year was a welcome addition for those who hated the tremendous amount of blue light emitting from the monitor screens. But ever since its implementation, numerous users are facing the issue where Night Light wouldn’t work as advertised. While several fixes help resolve problems with Night Light,
Icons are there to help us recognize an app and distinguish between different shortcuts and folders, so we can click on the one we need without wasting too much time reading the text instead. They make life simpler and help companies create brands. But some Windows 10 users see blank icons on their Windows 10 desktop.
Boot Safe Mode is vital when it comes to effectively troubleshooting Windows 10. But there’s the catch. Windows 10 boots so fast that it’s quite difficult to trigger Safe Mode with the F8 or Shift+F8 shortcuts. You can hammer away at these keys all you want, but the chances of getting them to register are pretty slim.
VScode Visual studio code is source code editor developed by Microsoft for Windows, Linux, and macOS. It is used for debugging, syntax highlighting, intelligent code completion, as well as code refactoring. VScode is free and open-source which is released under the permissive MIT license. Foremost, the Vscode is an editor which delightfully frictionless edit, build and
GIMP is one of the best free image editing tools that you can get on Windows 10. It packs in a bunch of amazing features that allow you to do everything from remove backgrounds from images to use layers to add multiple components to any image. One of the best things about using GIMP is that it makes use
The sleep or hibernation feature allows us to keep computers switched on often. Following that for a prolonged period might impact the overall system performance as well as battery life in case of laptops. That’s where scheduling auto shutdown in Windows 10swoops in to save the day. Say the computer’s power button is broken. Or for