How to Clean Your Windows 10 Computer If You’re Selling  it Or Giving It Away

How to Clean Your Windows 10 Computer If You’re Selling  it Or Giving It Away If you’re going to be giving away or selling your Windows 10 computer, you’ll be glad to know that you don’t need to download any 3-party software to wipe your personal information from your computer before you give it away… Read More »

Enhanced Search in Windows 10 Version 1809 (October 2018 Update)

Enhanced Search in Windows 10 Version 1809 (October 2018 Update) Note: This feature will not appear in released versions of Windows 10 version 1809 until 2019.  When I posted this I was using a “fast lane” update on a test machine.  We’ll leave this posted and re-post it in January 2019 when this feature will… Read More »

How to Delay Windows Update Restarts On Windows 10 Home

How to Delay Windows Update Restarts on Windows 10 Home If you have a pending Windows 10 Update that requires a restart, you can delay the restart – and therefore the update – for up to six days. Keep in mind, this does not prevent the update from installing if you manually restart your computer.… Read More »

How to Make Windows 10’s File Explorer Open to This PC instead of Quick Access 

How to Make Windows 10’s File Explorer Open to This PC instead of Quick Access  Back in the old days it This PC was called My Computer, and everyone was fine with that.  Then later, Microsoft, thinking that calling it My Computer would make people think every computer was their computer, dropped the My and… Read More »

The Enhanced Clipboard in Windows 10 Version 1809

The Enhanced Clipboard in Windows 10 Version 1809 After 20+ years of the same old Windows clipboard, and dozens of freeware clipboard enhancing Clipboard managers later, Microsoft has finally updated the venerable old Windows clipboard and enhanced it. This tip applies to Windows 10 version 1809 (October 2018 Update) and subsequent versions of Windows 10.… Read More »