Tag Archives: Windows 10 tips

Slow PC? Try Turning off Search Indexing and/or Superfetch

    Slow PC? Try Turning off Search Indexing and/or Superfetch Search Indexing (Windows Search) Windows 10 constantly indexes your hard disk in the background. It’s called Search Indexing. Indexing is supposed to make searching your PC faster. But if your PC is slow, that constant indexing can decrease performance. Turning off Search Indexing can… Read More »

If you’re new to Windows 10 version 1903, these tips are for you!

    If you’re new to Windows 10 version 1903, these tips are for you! Many of you have updated to Windows 10 version 1903 by now. And some of you are just now getting around to updating to Windows 10 version 1903 (May 2019 update). Those of you still using Windows 10 version 1803… Read More »

Create Windows Hotkey Shortcuts for Your Favorite Programs

Create Windows Hotkey Shortcuts for Your Favorite Programs This tip is for Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 [all versions] Do you have several programs you use every day? Instead of clicking on the start menu or a desktop or taskbar shortcut to open those programs, why not create a hotkey combination to open them?… Read More »

Colorize Your Windows 10 Start Menu and Taskbar

    Colorize Your Windows 10 Start Menu and Taskbar We have received quite a few emails from folks who’ve updated to Windows 10 version 1903 and found they’ve lost their taskbar and Start men colors. While not a major problem, it can be annoying especially for those of you who are fussy over your… Read More »

Good News From Microsoft: Only One Version Update Per Year?

    Good News From Microsoft: Only One Version Update Per Year? Those of you who have been using for more than a few years probably remember the old service packs. Windows XP had two service packs — SP1 and SP2 — and Windows 7 had one, SP1. It looks like service packs for Windows… Read More »