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10 Jun 2021

Windows 10 Taskbar Weather and News Bug Configuration

Windows 10 Taskbar Weather and News Bug Configuration

Windows 10 has released a new feature for the Taskbar. The Weather bug is a popup information center that gives you news and weather information without having to open an app or browser. 

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3 Jun 2021

Edge Chromium - Sync Android and Windows Favorites, Passwords and History

Edge Chromium - Sync Android and Windows Favorites, Passwords and History

No more do you have to remember passwords on your phone. Here's how to sync Edge Chromium for Android with your Windows 10 Edge's Favorites, Password and History.

Author: Old Guy Geek   Number of views (69)

30 May 2021

Windows 10 - Automatically Restart Apps on next Start or Reboot.

Windows 10 -  Automatically Restart Apps on next Start or Reboot.

You can automatically restart your currently running apps with a new feature Microsoft is releasing. With just a quick click you can save your current work and start right back up with the same apps. Caution! Doesn't work with all apps. Yet!

Author: Old Guy Geek   Number of views (78)

25 May 2021

Windows 10 - Add New Event To Your Calendar Directly From the Taskbar

Windows 10 - Add New Event To Your Calendar Directly From the Taskbar

Need to add a new event to your Windows calendar? With the latest release to Windows 10 you can add that even with just a couple of clicks. Even if you have more than one account calendar, it's just one more click to choose the account calendar you want to use.

Author: Old Guy Geek   Number of views (95)

13 Jan 2021

Quick Screenshot Any Web Page with Microsoft Edge Chromium

Quick Screenshot Any Web Page with Microsoft Edge Chromium

Microsoft Edge Chromium has a new function that simplifies taking a screenshot of a web page. You can capture the browser's content either with a full screen capture or a section of the browser's display area. 

Author: Old Guy Geek   Number of views (567)

30 Oct 2020

Move Windows 10 Games Capture Directory From OS Drive to Other Drive

Move Windows 10 Games Capture Directory From OS Drive to Other Drive

By default Windows 10 sets your game capture directory to your username drive on the OS drive. So whenever you are using Game Bar to record your gaming, it saves it to your OS drive. 

Author: Old Guy Geek   Number of views (837)

27 Oct 2020

Edge Chromium Vertical Side Tabs Hidden Features You Need to Know

Edge Chromium Vertical Side Tabs Hidden Features You Need to Know

The newest Windows Insiders version of Edge Chromium Dev added the ability to move your open tabs to a side bar AND a ton of other features.

Author: Old Guy Geek   Number of views (867)

20 Oct 2020

Flight Simulator 2020 - Stop Game Crashing on Flight Startup

Flight Simulator 2020 - Stop Game Crashing on Flight Startup

Flight Simulator 2020 is a very resource intensive program especially during the initial loading of your flight. When starting a flight in a dense area with a lot of detail often Flight Simulator will crash just when it gets to the flight. 

Author: Old Guy Geek   Number of views (784)

16 Oct 2020

Microsoft Edge Chromium - Move Website Tabs to Vertical Side Bar

Microsoft Edge Chromium - Move Website Tabs to Vertical Side Bar

Microsoft has updated the Windows Insiders version of Edge Chromium Dev and added the ability to move your open tabs to a side bar instead of listing them horizontally across the top. 

Author: Old Guy Geek   Number of views (1009)

12 Oct 2020

Flight Simulator 2020 - Move Flight Panels to Second Monitor

Flight Simulator 2020 - Move Flight Panels to Second Monitor

If your view on Flight Simulator 2020 is obstructed by flight panels for navigation, cameras, weather or more and you have 2 monitors, you're in luck. 

Author: Old Guy Geek   Number of views (804)
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