Tag Archives: Windows 10 tips and tricks

The Emoji Panel in Windows 10

The Emoji Panel in Windows 10 NOTE: This tip applies to Windows 10 April 2018 Update (version 1803) and newer. Recently, we wrote a tip about enabling the Emoji panel in Chrome.  Today we’re going to show you how to open the Emoji Panel in Windows 10 Version 1803 (and newer) with a Windows key… Read More »

Clean Bloatware From a New Windows 10 Computer Without Any 3rd-Party Programs

Clean Bloatware From a New Windows 10 Computer Without Any 3rd-Party Programs Windows 10 has a feature called Fresh start that allows you to remove the manufacturer’s pre-installed bloatware and trialware.  It comes with all versions of Windows 10 and you don’t have download any 3rd-party programs . Microsoft decribes Windows 10’s Fresh start feature… Read More »

A Word About Drivers

A Word About Drivers “…I told that girl I can start right away And she said, “Listen baby I got something to say I got no car and it’s breaking my heart But I’ve found a driver and that’s a start…” (“Drive My Car” by Lennon & McCartney) Lucky for you, we’re not talking about… Read More »

Disaster Recovery Windows 10 Style

Disaster Recovery Windows 10 Style It’s all academic until it happens to you. Then the theoretical become reality and you have to deal with it. So, all the tips and tricks we’ve written to help people fix boot problems and fix problems after a Windows update went awry, we’re pretty much theoretical to me –… Read More »

It’s Time to Put  “Copy to / Move to” Back on the Windows 10 Right-click Menu [Again]

It’s Time to Put  “Copy to / Move to” Back on the Windows 10 Right-click Menu [Again] This tip works in all versions of Windows 10, but it can be used for Windows 7 and Windows 8x . I was reminded to re-write and republish this tip when I went to move some files from… Read More »