How to Switch User Accounts without Logging Off on Windows 10

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to quickly and easily switch user accounts when using Windows 10.

If you have multiple accounts on your computers, you can use Windows switch account feature to switch between accounts without signing out of your current session.

When you switch back to your account, you can resume from where you left off, and keeping your computer secured while you were away with no access to your content and data.

If you’re a student or new user looking for a computer to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Windows 10. Windows 10 is the most recent version of operating systems for personal computers developed and released by Microsoft as part of its Windows NT family.

Windows 10 has grown into one of the best operating systems, years after its release and is used by millions of users around the world.

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How to Lock Windows 10 Computer

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to quickly and easily lock your computer when using Windows 10.

The new Windows 10 comes with a lock feature that will let you to lock your computer without signing out of your account and ending your session.

When you return you can resume from where you left off, and keep your computer secured while you were away with no access to your content and data.

If you’re a student or new user looking for a computer to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Windows 10. Windows 10 is the most recent version of operating systems for personal computers developed and released by Microsoft as part of its Windows NT family.

Windows 10 has grown into one of the best operating systems, years after its release and is used by millions of users around the world.

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How to Setup | Customize Windows 10 Notifications and Quick Action Center

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to setup or customize the notifications and quick action center on Windows 10.

Windows 10 features a new way to present desktop notifications which you can find on the bottom right-side of the Windows Taskbar. The upper part of the notification pane shows Tips and App notifications, and the lower part shows a series of Quick Action buttons.

Windows 10 improves on the notification area to include more programs and applications that can notify and alert you about potential issues or warning as well as basic information like event reminders.

If you’re a student or new user looking for a computer to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Windows 10. Windows 10 is the most recent version of operating systems for personal computers developed and released by Microsoft as part of its Windows NT family.

Windows 10 has grown into one of the best operating systems, years after its release and is used by millions of users around the world.

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Choose What Icons Appear in Windows 10 System Tray

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to choose what icons show up in the system tray | notification area of Windows 10.

When it comes to Windows, the System Tray and Notification Area, which we can find in the right-side of the Windows Taskbar are the same. System Tray features different types of notifications, like your volume control and Internet connection.

Windows 10 improves on the notification area to include more programs and applications that can notify and alert you about potential issues or warning as well as basic information like event reminders.

If you’re a student or new user looking for a computer to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Windows 10. Windows 10 is the most recent version of operating systems for personal computers developed and released by Microsoft as part of its Windows NT family.

Windows 10 has grown into one of the best operating systems, years after its release and is used by millions of users around the world.

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How to Block Potentially Unwanted Apps in Microsoft Edge

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to enable the new Microsoft Edge blocker for Potentially Unwanted Apps | Programs (PUP).

For those who have been following, Microsoft Edge is based on Chromium and has a new spyware | malware blocker. With it, you can automatically block downloads of low-reputation apps that might cause unexpected behaviors, including being used to spay on your activities online.

This feature won’t be enable by default.

If you’ve just installed Microsoft Edge, you will not see it just yet in the stable release. It has been added to the beta version of Edge and should make it way to the stable version in a few weeks.

This browser feature blocks potentially unwanted apps or program (PUP) including, adware, spy browser toolbars, trackers, miners, and things that may be used to spy on your or steal your information.

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How to Enable Microsoft Edge (Chromium-Based) Dark Mode on Windows 10

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to enable and force the Microsoft (Chromium-based) Edge dark mode on Windows 10.

The new Windows Edge has a dark mode, but use it, you’ll have to turn it on and this post shows you how to.

When you enable Edge dark mode, it changes the entire theme, menu and other buttons complete dark. Changing to a dark mode theme only apply to Edge. Websites and other portals can choose to obey your theme selection, but no website actually uses dark mode for their content.

To complete change Edge theme and all websites to go dark, you can use Edge experimental force dark mode option found in Google Chrome to force all content into website content to go dark.

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How to Edit Windows 10 Local Hosts File

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to edit or modify Windows 10 local hosts file.

When you think of a hosts file, think of it as plain-text file used by the operating systems to map IP addresses to hostname on the local computer. The hosts file has priority over DNS.

When you type a domain name in your browser to go to a website, your computer translates the domain name your typed into an IP address and connect to the server that hosts the website.

While translating the name to IP, the local hosts file is the first file your operating look at. If the IP to domain mapping isn’t included in the host file, then it looks up a DNS server online. This is how the process works.

When you’re dealing with hosts file, the IP address and the domain or hostname should be separated by at least one space or tab. The lines starting with are comments and are ignored.

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Mount Windows 10 Shares on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to mount Windows shares on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04 for all users..

Recently we showed you how to create a public share on Windows system for everyone to access.. If you want to Linux users to access the public shares you created, follow the steps below.

For students or new users looking for a Linux system to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Ubuntu Linux OS…. It’s a great Linux operating system for beginners..

Ubuntu is an open source Linux operating systems that runs on desktops, laptops, server and other devices…

When learning Ubuntu, you will find that Linux isn’t so different than Windows and other operating systems in so many ways, especially when it comes to using Ubuntu to get work done.…

Both Ubuntu and Windows systems allow you to be productive, easy to use, reliable and enable you to install and run thousands of programs from gaming to productivity suite software for individuals and businesses..

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Ubuntu Linux and Windows 10 File Sharing for Beginners

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to easily share Ubuntu files with Windows 10 computers using Ubuntu 18.04…

For student or new user looking for a Linux system to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Ubuntu Linux OS…. It’s a great Linux operating system for beginners and folks looking for easier Linux distribution to use..

Ubuntu is an open source Linux operating systems that runs on desktops, laptops, server and other devices…

When using Ubuntu, you will find that Linux isn’t so different than Windows and other operating systems in so many ways, especially when it comes to using the system to get work done.…

Both Ubuntu and Windows systems allow you to be productive, easy to use, reliable and enable you to install and run thousands of programs from gaming to productivity suite software for individuals and businesses..

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A Brief Introduction to the vi Text Editor on Ubuntu 18.04 with Examples

This brief tutorial introduces the vi editor to new users and students who are not familiar with Linux…

If you’re a student or new user looking for a Linux system to start learning on, the easiest place to start is Ubuntu Linux OS…. It’s a great Linux operating system for Linux beginners…

Ubuntu is an open source Linux operating systems that runs on desktops, laptops, server and other devices…

The vi editor is the most popular and still the favorite command line text editor among Linux administrators for file creation and editing…

This 43-year-old vi (pronounced vee-eye) editor is still an advanced, simple to use editor that most system admins run to when editing configuration files, creating list, writing scripts via the command line…

Students and new users who have never used the vi editor should find this post handy and helpful when using the command line terminal..

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