By default, Windows Defender hums along in the background, scanning your PC in real-time to protect you from viruses and malware. But if you have a mounted network drive, Defender will try to scan that, too, potentially clogging up your local network and hogging your NAS device’s resources. Here’s how to tell Windows Defender to ignore your NAS and instead focus on monitoring your PC’s local drives only.
For this article, we’re going to cover how to edit the Mail app on your iPhone or iPad to look just the way you want it to—you can show or hide “All Inboxes,” “All Sent,” or “All Trash,” for example, or you could add a frequently used mailbox out on the main screen! So handy.
Windows 10 Mail is a handy email app included in Windows 10, but it adds an annoying email signature to the bottom of all of your new emails by default. Here’s how to change the Windows 10 Mail signature to something more personal, or disable it entirely if you don’t want it.
The Mac’s built-in QuickTime application will let you create audio and video recordings, but it’s a whiz at making videos of your screen, too, which is very handy for sending tutorials to other folks. We’ll show you how in this article!
Microsoft is now showing pushy OneDrive ads in Windows 10 File Explorer. Here’s how to turn them off.
If you use multiple email addresses on your iPhone or iPad, then you should know that you can set up different signatures for each one! Need to have a blank signature for a personal address but a detailed one for business? No problem.
The newest version of the Mac’s operating system has a cool feature that lets you sync certain folders between your devices. In this article, we’ll tell you how to turn on Desktop and Documents syncing in macOS Sierra.
Action Center in Windows 10 keeps you up to date with important system and application events by displaying notifications on your desktop. Sometimes, however, you want to work or play in peace. Here’s how to use the Quiet Hours feature to temporarily disable Windows 10 notifications.
Dropbox’s little-known File Requests feature is a simple way to ask for files from someone you know, which can function both as a reminder and as an easy file-sharing option. And your sender doesn’t even need his own Dropbox account, so it’s especially nifty! Here’s how it works.
By default, the Microsoft Office programs on the Mac launch to a start screen that you can use to pick a template or open an existing file. If you don’t like that, though, you can switch the behavior up and configure the apps to open directly with a blank new document. Here’s how it works!