Fix disconnecting WiFi in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

It's no surprise if you experience a bug right after a Windows 10 update. In fact, it seems like it's become the norm. The tricky part is, most of these bugs only affect a limited number of users, so they are often tempted to blame it on their computers. For...

How To Create a Mobile Hotspot in Windows 10

Ever since the Anniversary Update, it's exceptionally easy to create a mobile hotspot in Windows 10. A wireless hotspot allows other devices to use your Internet connection without the need of a physical router. Since not everyone owns a wireless router, the ability to create a mobile hotspot in Windows...

How To: Export Windows Firewall Policy in Windows 10

The Windows Firewall might be considered basic since it's built into the Windows operating system. However, it relies on many advanced features but at the same time it works out of the box, so users don't need to perform any kind of configuration unless they want to. A useful...
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How To: Stream videos and music with VLC

VLC is just one of those apps that you can constantly discover new things about regardless of how much time you spend with them. The lightweight, open-source media player that supports everything can also be used to stream videos from your computer to a variety of other devices, including other...

How To: Make Cortana use Google Search

Cortana is not just one of Windows 10's most important features, it's also one of the most controversial. The fact it uses Bing and Edge by default only adds to that. While Windows 10 doesn't offer a way change these settings, it is possible to make Cortana use Google...

How To Set Up a VPN Connection in Windows 10

There are various reasons why you'd need to set up a VPN connection in Windows 10. However, the most important one is probably security-related. A VPN will ensure all sent and received data is encrypted, making it safe again malware, hackers, and other unauthorized third-parties that might try to...

Ammyy Admin: Free remote computer access in an instant

The list of remote access applications is getting longer as we speak, so there are plenty of choices, many of which are free at least for non-commercial use. Ammyy Admin, is one of the easiest, lightweight alternatives as this utility was designed to be used without any configurations, although...

How To Control the bandwidth used for updates in Windows 10

Windows 10 lets you set up your PC so it can download and upload system updates from and to other Windows 10 machines via the Internet and local network connections. This makes it possible to get Windows updates faster and the Fall Creators update adds the option to control...
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How To: Add a context menu entry to block internet access to apps

We have already shown you various ways of restricting internet access in your computer through the Windows Firewall but these methods usually involve a lot of tampering and most users cannot be bothered. If you have a few programs that you regularly have to block and unblock from accessing...

Best uTorrent alternatives for Windows

I really loved uTorrent back in its infancy, when it was ultra lightweight, despite the fact I only used occasionally.  However, things started to change for the worse ever since BitTorrent. Inc. acquired it and I see more and more folks searching for reliable uTorrent alternatives for Windows. Despite the...

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Best game booster software for Windows 10

These days we have so many Windows PC games to choose from but the most complex ones also require some heavy processing power. Your...

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How To: Add subtitles to Windows Media Player

Since loads of people refuse to abandon Windows Media Player but are still having problems with their subtitles, I figured I would make this guide...