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Windows 10's Maps and Mail apps were once deemed inadequate by many, but have recently grown into highly useful tools.
Taskbars across all displays are great, but if you want to keep things simple, try putting the taskbar on only one monitor.
Paint 3D is coming with the Windows 10 Creators Update. But we can show you how to create cool 3D scenes right now.
Sure, you could buy a utility to ease the task of finding duplicate files or organizing your multimedia, but Windows Explorer is quite good at it in its own right.
Windows 10's settings offer a few surprising ways to make the OS run faster.
One of the most annoying "features" of Windows 10 is how it no longer gives you the option to postpone a reboot after certain updates. Here's how to fix that once and for all.
Personalize the right-click context menu in Windows by adding functions you use most.
Windows 10 pulls a nasty trick when you upgrade: It sets your default web browser to Edge, even if you opted for Chrome or Firefox in Windows 7 or 8. Here's how to change it back.
It's not easy to turn your Steam games into Live Tiles, but this Windows Store app can help.
Windows 10's image backup can protect your Windows configuration. Learn how to make one of your entire drive. And, should disaster strike, learn how to restore Windows from that backup.
It really doesn't take much to set up a solid backup protocol for your PC. Here are the basics, with pointers to more details.
You can get rid of bloatware or other troublesome software by doing a clean install of Windows 10. Here’s how it works.
Microsoft doesn't let you personalize Cortana's wake word, but this third-party program does.
Even if you don't have a digital pen, you can still activate the Windows Ink Workspace to see what it's all about.
Office 365 is a great way to stay productive. Here are the main reasons you should give Office 365 a try.
Keyboard shortcuts should be on every computer user's short list of skills to acquire. Here's a look at how you can use them on an average day.
Winaero Tweaker lets you do deep system customizations that require meddling in the registry, without directly meddling in the registry.
Once you make your Windows recovery disk, do you ever need to update it? We asked Microsoft, and this is what we learned.
Microsoft Edge lets you install browser extensions from unofficial sources. Here's how to do it.