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3 Nov 2021

Windows Search Can't Find Your Files? Your File Naming May Be the Problem.

Windows Search Can't Find Your Files? Your File Naming May Be the Problem.

Windows Search has been blamed for slow performance and the inability to find files that the user knows are there. But the reality is that we have massive storage drives now and they contain thousands, if not millions of files. So how does Window Search index and find them? 

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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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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!

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