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Highly Detailed Status Message

Verbose status messages turn out to be helpful when you are troubleshooting slow startup, shutdown, sign in, or sign out actions. This article will show you how to enable or Read more »


How to Enable or Disable "Found New Hardware" Balloons During Device Installation

This article will demonstrate you the way to enable or disable the Found New Hardware notification area balloons like Installing device driver software from showing when a device driver is Read more »


Hide or Show Content Advisor

Content Advisor is a tool for keeping a check on the range of matter that your computer can use on the Internet in Internet Explorer. After you switch on Content Read more »


Restore Previous Folder Windows at Logon

This article will demonstrate you how to restore previous opened folder windows at logon prompt from the last time you logged off, restarted, or shutdown. Option 1: Turn “Restore previous Read more »


open a private browser tab on Windows Phone 8.1

Windows 8.1 Update has brought some promising features like the private browsing in Internet Explorer. When we surf internet, many information of the browsing session are stored in various folders Read more »


Microsoft's anti-malware team to have new adware rules July 1

Ads in the internet become annoying when you click on the ad and it starts installing something in your computer. Now Microsoft comes with a concrete solution to this ever Read more »


You can download Windows 8.1 update 1 right now with a simple registry tweak

If you have made up your mind to perform a handful of changes to your registry entries, you can receive Windows 8.1 update right now instantly. By simply appending a Read more »


Windows 8 Hybrid Startup

Fast Startup also known as hybrid shutdown is a fresh feature introduced in Windows 8 to aid your PC in starting up more quicker just after shutting down. When you Read more »


Change the File Sharing Connections Encryption Settings in Windows 8 / Windows 8.1

Windows 8 utilizes 128-bit encryption to assist in protecting file sharing connections. Few devices which do not support 128-bit encryption and should utilize 40- or 56-bit encryption. This article will Read more »


change virtual memory size in Windows 8.1

Windows 8 and 8.1 like its previous predecessors manages certain amount of memory or space of the hard disk to accomplish flawless operation of the operating system and prevent it Read more »