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26 Dec 2019

Cant Find Other Computers on Your Local Network? AGAIN! The 2020 Fix

Cant Find Other Computers on Your Local Network? AGAIN! The 2020 Fix

Cant Find Other Computers on Your Local Network after November 2019 Update? If you're having problems finding other computers on your local network, you're not alone. This problems has been with us for awhile and I found out that mine weren't showing anymore.

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20 Dec 2019

Change Default Download Settings in Edge Chromium, Chrome, Firefox and Opera

Change Default Download Settings in Edge Chromium, Chrome, Firefox and Opera

Tired of Edge, Chrome, Firefox or Opera automatically downloading files to your system's download directory? Here's where you can find the settings for each one so it asks you each time.

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29 Oct 2019

PowerToys 0.12 Multi-monitor Fancy Zones & File Rename

PowerToys 0.12 Multi-monitor Fancy Zones & File Rename

There's been another release of the new PowerToys for Windows 10. The new version improves Fancy Zones so you can setup windows snap areas on more than one monitor.

 

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15 Oct 2019

How to Optimize the Windows 10 Paging File for Speed and Performance in 2019

How to Optimize the Windows 10 Paging File for Speed and Performance in 2019

Windows paging files have been around for years. Basicly a paging file is a way to extend your usable memory beyond what RAM you have installed on your system. 

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1 Oct 2019

Microsoft OneDrive Personal Vault for Ultra Secure Documents

Microsoft OneDrive Personal Vault for Ultra Secure Documents

Microsoft has added a new feature to OneDrive. You can now create a personal vault that requires addition security to access. With the Personal Vault, you setup additional authentication to access your documents on OneDrive.

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