Tag Archives: Windows tips

Use Chrome’s Task Manager to Find Out What’s Slowing it Down

Use Google Chrome’s Task Manager to Find Out What’s Slowing it Down This tip is for Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (all versions) with Chrome browser installed. In Chrome, each open tab runs it its own sandbox to enhance stability. It’s not obvious there’s a way  to see how much RAM and CPU resources… Read More »

Reminder: Don’t Update Drivers Unless It’s Really Necessary

Reminder: Don’t Update Drivers Unless It’s Really Necessary Live and learn. That’s the story of life.. Luckily, I learned long ago a secret that has saved me a lot problems… Don’t update drivers unless it’s really necessary. Case in point… This morning I got a message from Windows that one of my device drivers was… Read More »

Easily Change Font Sizes in Windows 10 With Font Size Changer [free]

Easily Change Font Sizes in Windows 10 With Windows Font Size Changer [free] Beginning with Windows 10 Creators Update (version 1703) and continuing with Fall Creators Update (version 1709) Microsoft removed the settings that let you change the font size for title bars, menus, message boxes, tooltips, palette title, and icon text. If you’re using a… Read More »