Author Archives: infoave

Process Explorer: Manage Your Processes and Easily Find Resource Hogs

Process Explorer: Manage Your Processes and Easily Find Resource Hogs  Today, we’re featuring a great freeware program from Microsoft Tech Net’s Sysinterals. Sysinternals makes several great utilities for Windows and a couple of them we use all the time when we’re doing computer repair. One of them is Autoruns, and another is the application we’re… Read More »

How to Print Thumbnails of All Pictures in a Folder

How to Print Thumbnails of All Pictures in a Folder [Windows 10] Back in the day of film photography, there was something  called a contact sheet. It would be single print of everything on a roll of film. In the age of digital photography, Windows 10 makes it easy to print a “contact” sheet of… Read More »

IRS Scams and Tech Support Scams

IRS Scams & Tech Support Scams It’s tax season here in the USA and that means not only do you have to be careful about tech-support / your-computer-is-infected telephone scams, this time of year you have to worry about tax scams and folks impersonating IRS officials. An IRS agent is not going to call you… Read More »

Use Active Hours to Prevent Windows From Automatically Restarting Your Computer

Use Active Hours to Prevent Windows From Automatically Restarting Your Computer After Windows Updates This tip is for Windows 10 Creators Update and Windows 10 Fall Creators Update We received a couple emails from folks who leave their computers running all the time – and who are frustrated with Windows Updates automatically restarting their computer… Read More »