All Articles by Mauro Huculak

Windows 10 build 14271 for PC: Everything you need to know

Microsoft has delivered a new preview of Windows 10 with small changes and improvements on the desktop and Settings app, and here's all you need to know.

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How to delete the Windows.old folder on Windows 10

This guide will walk you through the steps to delete the Windows.old folder containing the previous installation of Windows and related installation files to get back valuable hard drive space on your computer.

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Windows 10 build 14267: Everything you need to know

Microsoft rolls out Windows 10 build 14267 for PC via the Fast ring of updates with new features and changes on Cortana, Microsoft Edge, Settings and Messaging + Skype apps.

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How to make older desktop apps run again on Windows 10

This guide will walk you through the steps to configure the compatibility mode settings for an older desktop application that refuses to run on Windows 10.

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How to download Xbox One achievement images on full HD in Windows 10 without an app

Use this nifty little trick to download Xbox One achievement images in high-resolution directly from Xbox Live into your computer and set them as your Lock screen and desktop backgrounds.

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How to remove personal information from pictures on Windows 10

Every picture you take with your camera or smartphone also records location, data and time, and other pieces of information, and in this Windows 10 guide will tell you how to remove it.

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How to enable 6-digit PIN to lock your Windows 10 Mobile phone remotely

In this Windows 10 Mobile guide, we'll walk you through the steps to lock your phone remotely in case your phone gets lost or stolen, or to unlock your device if you get locked out.

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9 tips to help you fix OneDrive sync problems on Windows 10

In this guide, we'll walk you through a number of solutions that can help you fix the syncing problems that you may be experiencing on your Windows 10 PC with OneDrive.

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How to turn your Windows 10 PC into a wireless hotspot

In this guide, we’ll walk you through the steps to use Netsh to configure wireless Hosted Network in Windows 10 to turn your computer into a wireless hotspot.

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How to manage wireless networks using Command Prompt in Windows 10

In this Windows 10 guide, we’ll look into various advanced tasks you can perform to manage wireless networks in your computer using the Netsh command line utility.

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How to use hibernation on your Windows 10 PC to improve stand-by battery life

In this Windows 10 guide, we’ll walk you through the steps to enable and configure hibernation in your PC to help stretch every drop of battery life.

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Use Windows Defender Offline to remove tough viruses from your Windows 10 PC

It can be the worse feeling when you're working on your computer, and suddenly a virus sneaks in and not even your antivirus can remove the threat. This is when Microsoft's Windows Defender Offline comes to the rescue, and we'll show you how to use it.

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How to make your Windows 10 computer boot quicker with 'Fast Startup'

If you've been wondering why your computer takes too long to boot, it may be because you don’t have "Fast Startup" configured in your system. In this guide, we’ll show you how to enable the feature in Windows 10, and when you want to keep it disabled to avoid problems.

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How to manually stop the Windows 10 upgrade prompts on your Windows 7 or 8 PC

Microsoft now allows users running Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 to properly stop the Windows 10 upgrade offer and disable the annoying “Get Windows 10” app. In this guide we’ll walk you through all the steps to make that happen!

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Stop your Windows 7 or 8.1 PC from forcing Windows 10 on you with GWX Control Panel

In this new guide, we’ll show you the steps to use the GWX Control Panel to remove the “Get Windows 10” icon from the notification area and help you to prevent Windows 10 from installing on your Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 computer.

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How to enable device encryption on a phone with Windows 10 Mobile

In order to keep your personal data private and secure on your phone from unauthorized access, we’ll show you the easy steps to enable “Device encryption” in your Windows 10 Mobile handset.

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How to find your phone number in Windows 10 Mobile

If you’re just switching to a new Windows phone or you simply forgot, Windows 10 Mobile offers a few easy ways to find your phone number using the Settings app for those moments you may need it the most.

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How to stop your Windows 10 Mobile phone's location from being tracked through Wi-Fi

Your phone is constantly searching for open Wi-Fi networks, and this means that your location can be tracked in large venues — even if you don't connect to their network. But you can prevent that by enabling Random hardware addresses in Windows 10 Mobile. Here is how to enable it.

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How to rename your Windows 10 Mobile handset

In this new guide for beginners, we’ll walk you through the easy steps you can use to change the device name on your Windows 10 Mobile phone.

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How to get Cortana to search with Google instead of Bing on Windows 10

In this new Windows 10 guide, we look at how you can get Cortana to deliver Google web searches instead of using Bing for those times it can’t provide a reliable answer.

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