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Making the mouse pointers easier to see
New Windows 10 May 2019 Update make mouse pointers easier to see with bold new colors and sliders to adjust the size of your pointer.
People app makes connecting with your contacts easy
Share the highs and the lows, anytime, anywhere. The Windows 10 People app allows you to forge better connections with your primary contacts by keeping you in the loop about important dates, upcoming commitments, and recent conversations.
Six ways Minecraft can help kids and adults learn
Seems a lot of kids - and many adults - are playing Minecraft. Why? Beneath its blocky appearance is a sophisticated and fun game that any age can learn from.
What is the best Windows app for staying organized?
What is the best Windows app for staying organized? With teenagers who have full schedules themselves, I'm hoping to learn new tricks for staying on top of everything!
How to get Google Chrome Browser on new laptop windows 10 ?
I don't want to use the Edge browser .How do I get the Google Chrome browser for my new laptop Windows 10 ?
Want to have Windows 10pro version 1703 updated to latest.
Dear community, I have on a laptop Windows 10 Pro version 1703 running. The laptop was not used for a while anymore but now I want to use it again. However the current version is to old to have the security updates all installed. I looked at the windows website and did not find the right update, at least I did not want to ' downgrade' to the home edition. Could someone help me how I could update my version to latest and keeping the license and PRO version? Thanks in advance, Rick.
Absence of a beautiful feature once found back in windows 98
When I use windows explorer in windows 10, I miss not only the beauty of windows file explorer of windows 98 but also miss the visual power of explaining the levels or depths of folders or folders within folders with the help of guiding lines i.e. a folder at the level of my grand father then to my father then to me then to my son then to my grand son and so on. See the images about windows 98 file explorer on internet to understand what I mean. Such as below like this image -----> http://www.wincorner.com/home/images/FmLfnsFM.gif
Productivity Pro Tip: Find files quickly using Quick access in File Explorer
File Explorer is many people's favorite way to find their documents and files. In Windows 10, Quick access makes it even easier to get the files you use and need often.
Anyone not using Windows Defender?
I've been using Windows Defender as my primary antivirus for quite a while now since it's built in and free, but I know there's a ton of other options out there. For those folks that aren't using defender as their antivirus, is there any reason? I feel like I've got all my bases covered, but I just don't know. -nik SVA @ MS store
Registry Editor Can Damage Windows 10 Installation
WARNING: Registry Editor (REGEDIT.EXE) is a very powerful tool that lets you modify the registry directly. However, incorrectly using Registry Editor can cause serious, system-wide problems including hard disk corruption, general instability, or the inability to boot Windows 10. It may be necessary to reinstall the operating system to correct the problems. Microsoft cannot guarantee that any problems resulting from the use of Registry Editor can be solved. Use this tool at your own risk.
Find settings in Windows 10. Content provided by Microsoft. Applies to: Windows 10. Select Product Version. Find your Windows settings in a snap! Select the Start button, then select Settings. From there, browse the categories or use search to find what you're looking for.
Most of the settings you'll want to change in Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1 are in PC settings. You'll find settings for screen resolution, adding and removing devices, personalizing the lock screen, changing the date and time, and adding user accounts.
Use this URI scheme to launch the Windows Settings app to specific settings pages. Launching to the Settings app is an important part of writing a privacy-aware app. If your app can't access a sensitive resource, we recommend providing the user a convenient link to the privacy settings for that resource.
In the search box next to Start on the taskbar, type control panel.Select Control Panel from the list of results.. Note: Many Control Panel features are simpler and faster in Settings .
With Windows Startup Settings you can start Windows in different advanced troubleshooting modes to help you find and fix problems on your PC. Get to Windows Startup Settings in PC settings. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, tap Settings, and then tap Change PC settings.