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Microsoft launched its brand-new browser, Microsoft Edge with the release of Windows 10. In March 2015, Microsoft announced release of IE version 11 and confirmed that it will be the last update for Internet Explorer. Microsoft is slowly wrapping up support for Internet Explorer and encouraging users to use Edge over Internet Explorer. However, it [...]

fix file system restrictions problem

Have you ever come across a situation where you cannot delete a file because of file permission problems? Have you had problems with uninstalling program or installing a program because of file permission problems? Why Windows use file permissions Microsoft introduced file permissions to make Windows more secure. Microsoft introduced file permissions with Windows NT [...]

text search not working in PDF

Microsoft Edge, the default web browser in Windows 10 can also be used to open PDF files. Recently, I came across a problem where the customer complained about Find on Page not working on some PDF files. Here are more details about the problem and resolution. The customer was trying to jump to a section [...]

start menu tiles missing windows 10

There was this case when a customer complained about missing lot of tiles from the Start menu in the process of fixing a malware problem. It is not clear if the tiles were removed because of the malware attack or if it was removed as part of the troubleshooting steps. Removal of tiles from Start [...]

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Some users like to keep track of time in different countries and time zones. The reason might be related to work where you need to keep track of time in multiple locations around the world or for a simple reason to keep track of time at your native place when you are in a foreign [...]

Windows 10

Are you tired of seeing the log in screen whenever you open Windows 10? Are you tired of entering username and password every time you start Windows 10? If yes, the good news is that it is possible to automatically log into windows without entering any username and password or the log in screen itself. [...]

Windows 10

Saving hard disk space is rarely a problem especially when it comes to installing Apps. Most windows App don’t consume much space unless it’s a high-end App or game. But for some users, they might come across a situation where they want to free space in main partition.  This problem is more common in Windows [...]

Windows 10

Windows 10 lock screen is a great way to display stylish login screen. You can set beautiful backgrounds, photos, application status and Cortana on the screen. However, not everyone likes to have the lock screen and get distracted by it. For such users, they can disable Windows 10 lock screen. There are 2 methods to [...]

Windows 10

Once a password is set for Windows login, it can be used forever. However, this comes with lot of security issues. Anyone can log into your PC and access information. Using the same password again and again gives enough time for a hacker to experiment with different probabilities and finally hack your password. How to [...]

reset microsoft edge

Microsoft Edge is slowly and steadily getting popular in browser market. Edge is known for its minimalistic design and fast performance with improved security features. The browser is getting better and is good enough to compete with the fastest and most popular Google Chrome. Just like in Chrome, Edge also allow Power users to configure [...]

Fix CD-DVD missing in Windows 10

This is not an uncommon problem in Windows Operating system. I have seen these cases happening in XP, Vista, Win 7 and recently came across one in Windows 10. The fix can be as simple as just restart the computer to get the CD-DVD icons back. But in some cases, the issue can be a [...]

reset microsoft edge

Recently, I came across a problem where the Edge browser was broken beyond repair. The problem was so bad that there is no way to open Edge in any ways. Every time when Edge is reopened, it opens with a blue screen stop error. In the given scenario, the final option is to Reset to [...]

Windows 10

This is one of the feature that previous version of Windows operating system cannot do, but Window 10 can do – Create PDF file. Windows 10 comes with in-built feature to create PDF file. Anything that is printable can be converted to PDF. Yes, it was possible to create PDF’s in older versions of Windows, [...]

Windows 10

In a recent Windows 10 event in early November 2016, Microsoft unveiled the upcoming features that will be added to Windows 10 in 2017. These features will be added using another major update named Creator update. The update is rumored to be released by April 2017. Here are the top 10 features that are rumored [...]

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USB devices are one of the most essential part of your PC, Laptop or any device that can benefit by connecting external drives. USB is the most popular interface that is used to connect external drives. However, USB is also a major threat for spreading virus. The simplicity to use USB has made it a [...]

Windows 10

From time to time, hackers and malware developers found alternate methods to grab unsuspecting user’s attention and get them follow their instructions. Once the user follow their instruction, hackers can use it to steal information and profit from them financially. Microsoft Edge is the default internet browser for Windows 10. Edge is known for being [...]

Windows 10

Shutting down computer the normal way is not at all a complicated process. All you need to do is click on Start button, then click Power icon and then select Shutdown. This is not a time-consuming process and anyone can do it. But there are times when you just finished work and getting late to [...]

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Every Windows Operating System is designed to be backward compatible for all software’s that was installed in previous versions. This feature was specifically added to reduce the inconvenience caused by compatibility issues after installing the new Operating System. Also, not all but some Software manufacturers are slow to release their updated software version which is [...]

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Users tend to take printout of webpages, applications from websites. Webpages and documents where color doesn’t matter, most users prefer to print the details in black and white. This also allow savings in cartridge ink. For most browsers, the procedure to get a page printed in black and white is straight forward. In Chrome, press Ctrl [...]

Windows 10

Microsoft has introduced installing all Windows updates automatically on your computer without needing consent from the PC owner. Windows 10 Pro users does have the privilege to opt between automatically installing updates with or without user consent. Installing Windows updates related to operating system is mostly safe. But installing the part of Windows update which [...]

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