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How To Bring Back The 'Open command window here' In Windows 10?

How To Bring Back The 'Open command window here' Option In Windows 10

Command Prompt, a command line interpreter application also known as cmd.exe or cmd, is available in most Windows Operating Systems. It is used to execute up to 300 available commands. To use this application, you simply type in the commands or instructions you want and press Enter. It is often used to perform administrative functions, troubleshoot, and solve technical Windows issues. The commands are used to perform certain tasks from the command line rather than the more popular graphical interface (GUI). Command Prompt is a powerful tool that allows you to do virtually anything that is possible via the GUI, but using text commands. You can move, delete, copy files, create folders, or launch any application. There are some tools that cannot be accessed using the GUI, but are available through Command Prompt.

How To Know Who Logged Into Windows 10?

How To Know If Someone Logged Into Your Windows 10?

Windows 10 enables you to see which users are logged into your PC using Event Viewer (and when they logged in). Event viewer is a component of Microsoft Windows that enables administrators and regular users to view event logs on a local or remote machine. It uses event IDs to define uniquely-identifiable events that a Windows computer might encounter. Event Viewer displays a log of application and system information messages, including warnings and errors (these are displayed even if your system is running correctly).

How To Enable And Use Controlled Folder Access On Windows 10?

How To Enable And Use Controlled Folder Access Feature On Windows 10 Creators Update?

Ransomware is a type of malware (malicious code that infiltrates computers) that prevents computer users from accessing their systems. Ransomware usually locks the system screen or files and demands payment of a ransom. It can encrypt certain files on your system and then encourage you to pay the ransom to receive a decryption key through various online payment methods. Ransomware victims are often notified about the situation and given instructions on how to regain access to their systems and files.

How To Find Your IP Address On Windows 10?

5 Ways To Easily Find Your IP Address In Windows 10

An IP address (Internet Protocol Address) is an exclusive number associated with all information technology devices (printers, routers, modems, etc.), which identifies them and allows them to communicate on a computer network. Any device connected to the IP network must have this unique address within the network and no network exists without one.

How To Set Your Power Plan In Windows 10?

How To Set, Customize And Delete Power Plan In Windows 10?

The Power Plan feature in Windows 10 is not new, since it was also available in earlier versions of the operating system. Power Plan is a collection of hardware and system settings that manage how your computer uses power and also helps you to manage your laptop battery life. Managing battery life is important, since without battery power, you cannot use your laptop unless it is plugged into a mains supply. There are three main plans: "Balanced", "Power saver", and "High performance". Each has different uses and settings to adapt to varying situations. Switching between plans makes changes that impact performance and power consumption. If you are not happy with how your plan manages power, you can customize it, by creating custom power plans with specific settings to suit your needs and computer configuration. Despite these options, you probably will not need to make changes to your Power Plan settings, since the "Balanced" power plan is set by default and is optimized for most users.

How To Delete Previous Windows Version System Folder?

How To Delete Previous Windows Version System Folder (Windows.old)?

The Windows.old folder is created when upgrading Windows to a newer version, reinstalling or upgrading, and also during major Windows updates. It contains all data and files from your previous Windows installation and can be used to restore your previous version. The folder often occupies a large area of disk space, since frequent upgrades of Windows result in additions to the Windows.old folder. Furthermore, it may slow down your PC.

How To Increase Your Privacy In Windows 10?

How To Increase Your Privacy In Windows 10 By Turning Off Some Default Settings

There has been some recent concern that Windows 10 gathers too much private information from users. You may not believe that the latest Microsoft operating system crosses any privacy lines. After all, people have different perceptions of online privacy. Regardless, you many wish to ensure that you keep your virtual world predominantly private. There is no need for concern - Microsoft is not doing anything without your permission - but there are some aspects to consider.

How To Turn Off Windows Ads In Windows 10?

How To Turn Off Windows Ads And Other Annoying Stuff In Windows 10?

You may have received your free upgrade to Windows 10, but there is a price to pay. We live in a world full of advertising, and Windows is no exception. Microsoft is gradually increasing delivery of ads and annoying notifications within its Windows operating systems. They appear in many areas such as the lock screen, Start menu, Action Centre, Cortana, etc. A multitude of advertising is delivered including tips, offers, suggestions, notifications, and so on. You may have noticed promotions for Windows apps and services, many of which perhaps have no relevance or interest to you.


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