Tag Archives: Windows tips & tricks

Windows 10 Automatic Maintenance

Windows 10 Automatic Maintenance Windows 10 has an Automatic Maintenance feature that runs in the background when your computer is idle, that helps maintain the health and performance of your Windows 10 PC. It automates things like disk optimization, disk defragmentation, updating Windows and Windows apps, running security scans, and performing other maintenance routines. Automatic… Read More »

See a List of Files You’ve Recently Accessed

See a List of Files You’ve Recently Accessed This tip works om Windows 7, Windows 8x and Windows 10 (all versions) Every time you access a file or folder in Windows, it’s added to a list. But do you know how to access this list? It’s easy. Very easy. Open a Run dialog by holding… Read More »

Unresponsive Program? Try This to Keep From Losing Data

Unresponsive Program? Try This to Keep From Losing Data This tip is for Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 In earlier versions of Windows if a program froze (hung, locked-up) there was nothing you could do about but kill the program using Task Manager/Processes/End Process. But Windows 7 and 8 users have at least… Read More »