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] Run Microsoft Edge in Private Mode

While it was pretty rough back when it was launched, Microsoft Edge is now a feature-rich web browser and it has similar capabilities to its competitors. Privacy features are always a must in any respectable web browser, which is exactly why it's possible to run Microsoft Edge in Private...

How To Automatically Log in after Restarting Windows 10

After most updates, Windows 10 will need to restart in order to finalize the process. Normally, you would need to log back into your user account after a reboot but recent Windows 10 builds allow us to eliminate this step. Starting with Fall Creators Update version 1709, we can automatically sign...

Pin files to the taskbar in Windows 10

In Windows 8 and 10, you can easily pin settings and folders to Start although this is not possible for the taskbar. If you ever wanted to pin files to the taskbar in Windows 10, this is not a default option but it is possible thanks to a clever...

How To Disable Automatic Computer Maintenance in Windows 10

While there are numerous third-party computer maintenance and optimization tools, Windows 10 has a set of built-in ones. In fact, it's designed to perform various maintenance tasks whn your PC is turned on but you're not using it. The Computer Maintenance task includes several operations for PC optimization and cleanup...

Remove the Share option from Windows 10’s context menu

Windows 10's context menu (a.k.a. the menu that pops up when you right-click an item) is designed to make our life's easier. While this feature can certainly be useful, it is possible to remove the Share option from Windows 10's context menu. When you right-click on a file in Windows...

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...

How To Find a router’s IP address in Windows 10

If you ever need to access your router's settings this is usually done by entering its local IP address in a web browser. For this reasons, you might need to find a router's IP address in Windows 10. Not all routers use the same IP address, but don't worry...

Disable automatic Chrome updates in Windows

Google Chrome receives regular updates and like with any other app they're purpose is to add new features, fix bugs and patch security vulnerabilities. Chrome's default behavior is to update automatically, sparing us the hassle of doing it manually. In theory, updates are a good thing but they don't always...

Add ‘Open With’ option to the context menu for any app in macOS

If you'd want to edit the context menu in Windows, you'd need to do it by tweaking the system registry. Luckily, things are a bit easier on macOS. One of the things you can do without too much effort is to add 'Open With' option to the context menu for...

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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...