Tag Archives: Windows 8x tips

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 »

How to Cancel a Shutdown or Restart

    How to Cancel a Shutdown or Restart This tip is for Windows 7, 8x, and Windows 10 (all versions) If you’re like most of us you’ve shut down or restarted your computer and forgot to save something. Or you’ve started a restart or shutdown accidentally. If you have, you know what a helpless… Read More »

Control Active Windows Using Your Keyboard

    Control Active Windows Using Your Keyboard These tips work in Windows 7, Windows 8x and Windows 10 (all versions) Some shortcuts make managing windows quicker and easier. For instance,  you can quickly switch between your email, browser, e-mail, graphic programs, messenger, and other programs without using your mouse or touchpad.  Here are a… Read More »

How to See All the Files and Folders You’ve Recently Accessed

  How to See All the Files and Folders You’ve Recently Accessed This tip is for Windows 7, Windows 8x and Windows 10 Every time you access a file or folder in Windows, it’s tracked and added to a list. If you don’t already know, we’ll show you how you can access this list and… Read More »