How To: Sync settings in Windows 10

If you have multiple devices running Windows 10, you can easily sync all the settings. This includes passwords, web browser settings, notifications, device settings, and color schemes. If you want to sync settings in Windows 10, keep reading to learn how to customize it. Before you dive into this guide...

Choose where apps can be installed from in Windows 10

A new update makes it possible to choose where apps can be installed from in Windows 10. The feature is available starting with Windows 10 build 15042 (currently released for the Insider program) and it enables you to decide if apps are allowed to be installed from anywhere, from...

[Guide] Enable update restart notifications in Windows 10

Windows 10 has a useful feature that notifies you about scheduled restart times necessary to complete the installation of system updates. If you decide to enable update restart notifications in Windows 10, they will ensure you're not taken by surprise when the system needs to reboot your computer. When updates...

How To: Delay Feature and Quality Updates in Windows 10

Starting with Windows 10 Insider build 15002 a new and interesting feature has become available. IT allows you to delay Feature and Quality Updates in Windows 10 and should become available to the general public in the Creators Update scheduled for April this year. The feature also allows you to...

[Tip] Enable Dynamic Lock in Windows 10

Windows 10 Creators Update brings a new feature called Dynamic Lock. Before we show you how to enable Dynamic Lock in Windows 10, here's how the feature works. Microsoft states Dynamic Lock will automatically lock your PC every time you leave it. This explanation is pretty generic. While there is...

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...

How To: Block ads in Windows 10

Underneath all of Windows 10's useful features, Microsoft is ruining the experience to a certain degree by showing ads in various locations. While it is possible to block ads in Windows 10, you'll need to tinker with multiple settings to do this. No....there's no 'Block ads' magic button to help...

[Guide] Stop apps from accessing the Camera in Windows 10

The majority of modern laptops, tablets, and hybrid devices are equipped with a camera. The Windows 10 stock Camera app provides basic functions for image and video capture, as well as for all apps which might need to use your computer's camera. However, it's a good idea to know...

How To: Stop Windows 10 updates that fail to install

Technically, the way Windows 10 automatically  pushes updates is designed to ensure your system's security is as best as possible and also running smoothly. Sadly, like is not perfect so every once in a while there's going to be an update that repeatedly fails to install but never stops...

Disable autoplay settings in Windows 10 for added security

Each time you connect an external drive to your PC the autoplay window appears requiring you to choose an action. If you care about your computer's security, you certainly won't want for any file to be automatically saved to your PC. For this reason, it's considered good practice to...

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