Windows appends the text “Shortcut” whenever you create a new shortcut to a file or folder. While you can manually rename your shortcuts to remove this appended text, why not simply configure Windows to stop adding this text by default? Here’s how to do it.
Need to install Microsoft Office on multiple PCs? Don’t waste time and bandwidth using the standard online installer. Grab the Office Offline Installer once and then use it to quickly install Office 2016 as many times as you need. Here’s how it works.
The Windows 10 Action Center includes a number of Quick Actions, handy buttons that manage certain functions or link you to common apps. But some users may prefer a simpler Action Center interface focused on their notifications. If that’s you, here’s how you can hide the Quick Action icons in the Windows 10 Action Center.
The Settings app is the new hotness in Windows 10, but the trusty old Control Panel still serves an important role for many users. If you need to frequently access the Control Panel, save some time by adding a Control Panel shortcut to the right-click menu in Windows 10. Here’s how it works.
Are you getting ready to shop online this holiday season? You might want to consider using Microsoft Edge. The Windows 10 browser teams up with Cortana to automatically find and display money-saving coupons at many popular online retailers.
Is Windows 10 bugging you with tips and suggestions about to use all of its new features? If you already like things the way they are, here’s how to turn off these annoying Windows 10 notifications.
With the free upgrade offer officially ending in July, Microsoft is finally removing the Get Windows 10 app from Windows 7 and Windows 8 PCs, bringing an end to a frustrating and controversial period.
The Windows 10 Anniversary Update includes a handy new feature that lets you quickly change your audio playback device via the taskbar. Here’s how it works.
Need to take custom screenshots in Windows 10? Most users know about taking a screenshot with the Print Screen key, but there’s a better method. Here’s a look at the Snipping Tool, the handy built-in utility for capturing Windows 10 screenshots.
Action Center was first introduced in the initial release of Windows 10. But with the launch of the Anniversary Update this month, Action Center is now much more prominent in the desktop taskbar. If you don’t use Action Center, here’s how to remove its icon from your taskbar.