Open Windows 10 Classic Control Panel

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to open the (old) classic Windows 10 control panel. If you’ve been following the news, then you must have already heard that as of October 2020 Update (20H2) release, the classic system control panel has been hidden in Windows 10. There were many new features released […]

Reset Windows 10 without Losing your Files

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to reset Windows 10 without losing your files. When you find your computer running slow or infected with malware and other viruses and you want to start fresh without losing your files, then you can reset Windows 10 to recover your computer without losing you data. […]

Scan for Malware with Microsoft Defender

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to scan for malware with Microsoft Defender, (previously Windows Defender) Microsoft Defender Antivirus scans your computer regularly to keep your device safe from viruses and malware. The scan takes place while your computer is not being used or when it’s idle so not to interfere with […]

How to Turn on Bitlocker on Windows 10

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to quickly and easily turn on BitLocker when using Windows 10. Bitlocker helps protect your data on your computer so only authorized users have access to it. If someone tries to access your BitLocker enabled computer, then will have to authenticate. Without correctly authenticating, access will […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]