Category Archives: Windows Tips

View Hidden Files, Folders and Drives

View Hidden Files, Folders and Drives This tip is for Windows 10 (all versions) Some of the Windows tips and tricks that we and others write require you to change your file and folder options to view hidden files, folders and drives. For some reason, for as  long as we can remember, Windows hides, by… Read More »

Two Quick and Useful Browser Right-Click Tips

Two Quick and Useful Browser Right-Click Tips These tips work in any browser. They are very simple and maybe most of you know them. But if you do this will be a reminder. Open a page in a new window You can open any page in a new browser window by right-clicking the link and… Read More »

File Explorer’s Tiny Buttons

File Explorer’s Tiny Buttons First. a big thanks to Ron E. for suggesting this tip.  It’s something that very few people know is there, but it’s something almost everyone will want to use. Here’s Ron’s tip: You can change the content look of your folder from lists to icons. In the lower right hand corner… Read More »

The Windows Start Menu – Alphabetically Speaking

The Windows 10 Start Menu – Alphabetically Speaking Open the Windows 10 start menu and you’ll probably see a list of programs beginning with programs whose names start with the letter “A”  (or a number). So, let’s say you want to open Windows Accessories using the start menu. How are you going to get there?… Read More »

Storage Sense in Windows 10 October 2018 Update (Version 1809)

Storage Sense in Windows 10 October 2018 Update (Version 1809) This tip is for Windows 10 Version 1809  – October 2018 Update. But most of the features shown below are included in Windows 10 Version 1803 April 2018 Update. So, if you’re using Windows 10 Version 1803 you’ll be able to use many of these… Read More »