Tag Archives: Windows 10 tips and tricks

How’s Your Laptop Battery?

How’s Your Laptop Battery? This tip is for Windows 10 (all versions) Today, we’re going to show you an easy way to check your laptop battery . You’ll be  able to see how the battery’s charge capacity has changed since your laptop (or battery) was new.  Like most rechargeable batteries, laptop batteries capacity and performance… Read More »

Some Settings In Windows 10 You May Have Missed

Some Settings In Windows 10 You May Have Missed As Microsoft continues to deprecate Windows Control Panel, we’ll continue to see overlaps between the new Settings app and the old Control Panel. While we wish they’d leave the Control Panel alone, our wishes plus one dollar won’t even buy a cup o’ black coffee in… Read More »

How to Put Your Favorite Websites On Your Desktop, Taskbar or Start Menu

How to Put Your Favorite Websites On Your Desktop, Taskbar or Start Menu This tip was written for the Chrome browser on Windows 10 (any version).  We’ve also added instructions for Microsoft Edge users.  If you’re using Firefox, IE, Opera or other browsers,  you can drag the URL from the Address bar on any browser to… 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 »