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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Quick Introduction of Linux Filesystem for Windows Students

This brief tutorial provides a quick introduction of Linux filesystem for 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… […]

Find and Open the Control Panel on Windows 10

Students and new users who use Microsoft Windows 7 can appreciate the classic control panel that comes with it.. Windows 10 also has a built-in control panel, but some important settings are only found in the previous control panel found in the previous versions of Windows… This brief tutorial shows students and new users how […]

Stop | Pause or Postpone Windows 10 Updates

To keep your system protected and running smoothly, Windows 10 provides you the latest security updates and patches to help secure and enhance your machines’ performance… These updates and patches provide security improvements, help your device run efficiently and stay protected while you go about your business.. One good reason to enable Windows automatic updates… […]

Creating Wireless (Wi-Fi) Hotspot on Windows 10

Do you know you can use your Windows 10 laptop as a wireless hotspot to share its Internet connection with others…. Some laptops come with built-in mobile network adapter as well as a Wi-Fi interface… If you’re in a remote location where only mobile network is available, you can connect to the mobile network via […]

How to Free Up Drive Space When Windows 10 Running Low

Here’s something to remember: If your computer is running low on free disk space, you will not be able to install important security updates or upgrade Windows OS and your computer’s performance will suffer… It is always important to make sure that you don’t run out of free drive space on your computer.. If you […]

Find | Show Which Version of Windows 10 You’re Running

Students and new users might find this tutorial useful… This brief tutorial shows you how to find which version of Windows you’re running… It was demonstrated using Windows 10, but might also work in previous versions of Windows.. Sometimes you may want to know which version of Windows installed on your PC… Knowing the version […]