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Windows 10: Settings vs. Control Panel

  Windows 10: Settings vs. Control Panel Microsoft continues its push to deprecate Control Panel in Windows 10 as it pushes more and more out of the Control Panel and into the Settings app. The first thing you should know about these two menus is that Settings is now the go-to tool for most of… Read More »

Control Panel: Category view vs. Icon view

Control Panel: Category view vs. Icon view This tip works in Windows 7, Windows 8.1,  and Windows 10 Many times when we write a tip, we’ll write about using Control Panel and switching to “Large icon view” or “Icon view” rather than category view. It just dawned on us, that we’ve never covered the difference,… Read More »