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Windows Defender Turned Off By Group Policy

How To Fix "Windows Defender is turned off by group policy" Error In Windows 10

Windows Defender (also known as Windows Defender Antivirus and, formerly, Microsoft Security Essentials) is a built-in Microsoft component within Windows operating systems. It has been part of Windows since Windows 8 and its main purpose is to protect Windows users from malware attacks. It also helps to identify and remove viruses, spyware, and other malicious software.

 
File Explorer Is Working Slow. How To Fix It?

File Explorer Is Working Slow In Windows 10. How To Fix It?

File Explorer (formerly known as Windows Explorer) is a component of Microsoft Windows that was first introduced with Windows 95. File Explorer is a Graphical User Interface (GUI) component, a file manager that allows Windows operating system users to edit and manage data, files, and other content stored on their computers. It is essentially the same as Windows Explorer but with added features and functionality.

 
Safari can't establish a secure connection - how to fix?

How to troubleshoot the Safari can't establish a secure connection to server issue?

After browsing the Internet for some time, the Safari browser might stop loading certain websites. We receive many reports from Mac users stating that they encounter the "a secure connection could not be established" error message when using Safari and Chrome Internet browsers. Experienced Mac users often attempt to solve the issue, but are unsuccessful. Cleaning browsing data, cache, permissions, and resetting network settings usually  resolves various browser related issues, but these methods do not eliminate the "a secure connection could not be established" error message.

 
What Is Live Wallpaper And How To Use It?

What Is Live Wallpaper And How To Use It In Windows 10

In computing a 'wallpaper' is an image, usually a JPEG file format, in the background of a computer or smartphone. Static wallpaper contains icons and other Graphical User Interface (GUI) elements that can be moved around. Live wallpaper is more advanced (and could be termed 'dynamic'), since it is animated or interactive. Live wallpaper moves when the device (usually a smartphone) is moved, or the wallpaper moves on the computer background without user-actions required.

 
How To Uninstall File Association Helper?

How To Easily Uninstall File Association Helper From Windows 10

The File Association Helper application is often found on computers, especially those with WinZip software installed. File Association Helper comes with WinZip during installation and is an optional add-on, which is not necessary for WinZip to run. Many users install this software without their knowledge by running through the installation process without carefully studying what they are agreeing to and what they get when they install WinZip.

 
How To Rename Your Network Connection?

How To Easily Change Your Network Connection's Name In Windows 10

When you configure and connect to your network for the first time, the Windows operating system saves that information and stores it as a newly created network profile and gives it a default name like Network, Network 1, Network 2 and so on. Usually you will see this network name when you click the network icon in the taskbar or you open the Network and Sharing Center in Windows Control Panel.

 
How to Reset Your Forgotten Password in Windows 10?

How to reset Windows 10 password if you forgotten it?

It is easy to forget your password, especially if you have many different passwords on various platforms (to be secure, you obviously don't want to use the same password for all). Different platforms often have different rules for setting passwords, such as different digit count and/or letters, etc. In this way, you may be forced to have different passwords. Firstly, check if there is a password 'hint' you previously created. If not, to try to guess your password - unlikely as it may seem, this often works! You can try your name, name of your friend, family member, your pet's name, etc. Try to enter your birthday, home address, or some important numbers or words that only you know.

 
How to Make Your Google Chrome Browser Faster?

How to speed up Google Chrome browser on Windows?

Most people use the Internet these days and the numbers are only increasing. The more you use Internet, the more you want the process to be fast and efficient. Everything is getting faster and faster, and we are getting used to this pace. We have little patience with slow Internet connections or slow browsers. What once seemed fast is now slow - just like a browser that originally seemed fast, now seems slow with today's technology. This may have happened to your Chrome browser.

Google Chrome is probably the fastest browser out there, a tool that many of us use every day because of great performance. Browser speed is often the most important aspect when considering which browser to choose. There's no point in fast Internet if your browser is slow. So, if you are a Chrome user, your browser is slow, but browsing speed is important to you, this article will help you to quickly improve performance.

 

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