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  • How to Install and Configure WinDBG in Windows 10 / Windows 8.1 / Windows 7 ?

    Install and Configure Windows Debugger WinDBG in Windows 10 / Windows 8.1

    Windows Debugger or better known as Windows DBG is an utility tool to load up the dump(.dmp) files created by a system when it undergoes the BSOD phase. The most recent edition of Windows DBG is 8.x which permits us to do the debugging. In this article, we will show you how to download, install ...

  • Install Windows 10 Technical Preview in VMWare Player

    Install the Windows 10 Technical Preview in VMWare Player

    Till now, we have accounted for the various new features in Windows 10 but have we covered up for the installation of Windows 10. No I guess!! For those who don’t want to altogether create a separate partition and proceed with installation, running an operating system on a virtual environment is always an option that ...

  • How to turn On or Off in Office 2013 AutoRecover and AutoSave?

    turn On or Off in Office 2013 AutoRecover and AutoSave

    It may happen that you are engrossed in your work and suddenly the power goes off. You turn up cursing the power department officials in anyway possible since you have lost your work which you were working on. Don’t panic my friends, Microsoft always thinks one step ahead & has provided a feature to recover ...

  • Enable or Disable Users to Turn On and Off Enterprise Mode in Internet Explorer 11

    IE 11 enterprise mode

    Enterprise Mode is a compatibility mode that executes on Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 8.1 Update and Windows 7 devices. It allows the websites to deliver by making use of a modified browser configuration that has been planned to get rid of the compatibility issues such as issues with web applications coded and tested on ...

  • How to Fix “You’ve been signed in with a temporary profile” Error in Windows 8 / 8.1

    fix You've been signed in with a temporary profile

    A user profile is an amalgamation of several settings that build up the computer’s look and function the way you want it to for a specific user account. It comprises of the account’s settings for desktop backgrounds, screen savers, sound settings, and several other such settings. This article is for those when after you sign ...

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  • Windows 10 management capabilities will enhance

    Windows 10 management capabilities will enhance

    Windows 10 not only promises to bring for its consumers some copious numbers of features, there are plenty of features waiting for users who are on the administrative domain. Microsoft had informed us that a cornucopia of features will be incorporated that would relieve the users and help them have a flawless working experience. ...

  • How to turn On or Off in Office 2013 AutoRecover and AutoSave?

    turn On or Off in Office 2013 AutoRecover and AutoSave

    It may happen that you are engrossed in your work and suddenly the power goes off. You turn up cursing the power department officials in anyway possible since you have lost your work which you were working on. Don’t panic my friends, Microsoft always thinks one step ahead & has provided a feature to recover ...

  • How to block ads on Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 8.1?

    Disable Advertisement in Internet Explorer 11

    Ads seems disgusting whenever they pop up in the Window but it’s true that you can not deny the power of ads in handling the economy of web. Ads are an integral part of a website as it provide the main source of income to all the websites and hence we cannot fully remove adds. ...

  • How to Show or Hide Details Pane in File Explorer in Windows 8 and 8.1?

    How to Show or Hide Details Pane in File Explorer in Windows 8 and 8.1

    The details pane can be utilized to view the primary general featured linked with the chosen file. File properties offer more elaborated data about a file, such as the owner, the date you last changed the file, and any descriptive tags you might have included to the file. Setting the details pane to hide or show ...

  • How to Create a Second Screen Shortcut in Windows 8 and 8.1?

    Windows 8 and 8.1 has this second screen which is nothing but the presentation mode

    Windows 8 and 8.1 has this second screen which is nothing but the presentation mode that is suitable for connecting the device to a projector for projecting a presentation to a larger screen. Second screen has different sets of settings of aspect ratio and screen resolution that is solely meant for a good projected image. ...

  • Aero Glass can be turned on in Windows 8.1 leaked build update 1

    Aero Glass in Windows 8.1 leaked version

    Aero Glass was a much preferred feature of Windows which disappeared with the advent of Windows 8. However this change of Windows disappointed many users and they wanted the feature to be back with Windows 8.1. However recently a leaked build of Windows 8.1 update 1 has brought back the Aero Theme and those who ...

  • Enable or Disable Users to Turn On and Off Enterprise Mode in Internet Explorer 11

    IE 11 enterprise mode

    Enterprise Mode is a compatibility mode that executes on Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 8.1 Update and Windows 7 devices. It allows the websites to deliver by making use of a modified browser configuration that has been planned to get rid of the compatibility issues such as issues with web applications coded and tested on ...

  • How to Delete a Virtual Private Network Connection Profile in Windows 8.1?

    Delete VPN in Windows 8.1

    A virtual private network or VPN is a connection that extends a private network in a public network such as the internet. A VPN in the internet is somewhat same like a Wide Area Network(LAN) connection among websites. VPN’s allows company employees to access the company’s internal network securely while they are not in office. ...

  • How to Add a Virtual Private Network Connection in Windows 8.1?

    Add VPN in Windows 8

    A Virtual Private Network or VPN connects two remote computers, sites or servers securely using Public network (mainly internet). With the help of the VPN an employee can easily access the Intranet of his organization from anywhere, outside of his office. Organizations having brunches in different Geographical locations can easily connect to their centralized intranet ...

  • How to Install and Configure WinDBG in Windows 10 / Windows 8.1 / Windows 7 ?

    Install and Configure Windows Debugger WinDBG in Windows 10 / Windows 8.1

    Windows Debugger or better known as Windows DBG is an utility tool to load up the dump(.dmp) files created by a system when it undergoes the BSOD phase. The most recent edition of Windows DBG is 8.x which permits us to do the debugging. In this article, we will show you how to download, install ...

  • How to Add or Remove OneDrive in Your Windows 8.1 PC?

    Add or Remove OneDrive in Your PC in Windows 8.1

    OneDrive is Microsoft’s cloud-based file hosting storage service where in you can upload, view and share the files, you saved online via OneDrive.com. In addition to the personal storage provided, OneDrive also provides business storage as OneDrive for Business. You can store almost any kind of file on OneDrive and it would be made available ...

  • Enable / Disable Highly Detailed Status Messages in Windows 8 / Windows 8.1

    Enable or Disable to Display Highly Detailed Status Messages in Windows 8 and 8.1

    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 disable detailed messages that show up at each every step while signing in, shutting down or starting up. Enable or Disable Detailed Status Messages using .reg ...

  • How to Create a New Pool and Storage Space in Windows 8.1?

    Create a New Pool and Storage Space in Windows 8.1

    In order to create a new pool and storage space first thing to do is to log in as administrator and then follow the upcoming steps. Storage spaces are virtual partitions or drives that has the same features but not a physical partition. Storage pools are created by adding different storage spaces and the space ...

  • How to Generate Battery Usage Report in Windows 8 / Windows 8.1?

    Generate a Battery Usage Report in Windows 8 / Windows 8.1

    The Windows 8 battery usage report will assist you to gain knowledge additional info regarding the usage, health, and life estimates of your system’s battery. This article will demonstrate you how to generate a elaborated battery usage report for your Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows 8.1, or Windows RT 8.1 PC. 1. Open up command prompt. 2. ...

  • How to Load SATA Drivers in Windows 8 or Windows 8.1?

    Load SATA Drivers in Windows 8 System

    Serial ATA (Advanced Technology Attachment) also known as SATA, is a computer bus interface that links HBA’s to external storage devices for example hard drives and optical drives. Serial ATA supersedes the former AT Attachment measure also known as ATA or PATA, providing numerous rewards over the former interface: diminished cable length, size and cost ...

  • How to Fix “You’ve been signed in with a temporary profile” Error in Windows 8 / 8.1

    fix You've been signed in with a temporary profile

    A user profile is an amalgamation of several settings that build up the computer’s look and function the way you want it to for a specific user account. It comprises of the account’s settings for desktop backgrounds, screen savers, sound settings, and several other such settings. This article is for those when after you sign ...

  • Automatically Clear history of recently opened documents on shut down of Windows 8

    Clear history of recently opened documents on exit

    Recent documents keeps track of the recently used documents and lets you open them without much hassle. But this feature has a severe drawback. Recent documents may be a serious issue to your privacy because even after you log off the machine, the record is still there and next time a different user signs in; ...

  • How to allow Execution of PowerShell Scripts on Windows 8 / Windows 8.1?

    Power Shell Windows 8

    What is PowerShell? PowerShell is a command line scripting language of Windows OS by Microsoft Corporation and has the functionality of being a task automation framework. It is based on .NET language. PowerShell executes 4 kinds of commands that are, .ps1 files known as PowerShell Scripts, .NET programs called cmdlets, PowerShell Programs and some executable standalone ...

  • How to Create a “Forgotten Password Wizard” Shortcut in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8?

    Create a Forgotten Password Wizard Shortcut in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8

    This article will show you how to create a Forgotten Password Wizard shortcut that can be utilized to make a Password Reset Disk. Follow the steps mentioned below. Download the “Forgotten Password Wizard” Shortcut 1. First of all download the .zip file. Download 2. Save the compressed .zip file onto your system. 3. Open the zip file and extract ...

  • How to Create a “Food & Drink” App Shortcut in Windows 8.1?

    Create a Food & Drink App Shortcut in Windows 8.1

    The Bing Food & Drink app is by default by default in Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1 which in addition allows you to search close by areas to eat and drink. The places are sub-categorized by, for instance, cafes, fast food or ice cream parlors. This article will demonstrate to you how to make or ...

  • How to Create a “Device Installation Settings” Shortcut in Windows 8?

    How to Create a Device Installation Settings Shortcut

    Device Installation Settings permits you to alter if Windows is to download or not to download advised drivers and elaborated data and icons for your devices via Windows Update. This session will depict you how to make or download a Device Installation Settings shortcut that you can utilize at anyplace in Windows 7 and Windows ...

  • How to Group Application using TaskSpace in Windows?

    Group Application using TaskSpace in Windows

    Several of customers who possess some huge screen monitors, or multiple displays setup take for granted the Taskbar space, but it is believed averagely a bounty space by Windows customers functioning on small laptop screens. It is not strange to get drained of Taskbar space when you have a loads of applications’ window spread out ...

  • How to Create Sports App Shortcut in Windows 8.1?

    Windows 8 Sports App

    Sports is a part to our lives and to many it’s the heart. Bing has crafted the Sports app with all the essential information about all the sports you love. All major headlines, scores, schedules, standings and statistics are provided to you from time to time keeping you updated through this Live app of Windows. ...

  • How to Set Start Screen to Open on Last or Main Display when Pressing Windows key in Windows 8.1?

    Windows 8 and its contemporary version Windows 8.1 has given birth to an era of touch devices. Touch sensitive devices have been popular since long time and Microsoft is not the pioneer. But what Microsoft has done is presenting its operating system in a new wrapper that has a more stylish look as well as ...

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