Tag Archives: Windows 10

7 Tips to Make Windows 10 Faster

Improving your Windows performance to let your computer run faster and smoother. Let following some tips below. 1. Disable Startup applications After a long run, your computer may install a lot of apps, some apps will startup along with windows. It may cause windows to slow down during startup. To …

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How to configure and use Windows Sandbox?

What is Windows Sandbox? As Microsoft said it is a lightweight desktop and isolation environment. It’s running independently from your main Windows, temporary and fresh Windows on each time you launch it. It’s useful for testing new applications, the untrusted software in an isolation environment that not get infecting your …

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Windows update “Stuck” at Preparing to configure Windows

Thousands of reasons cause Windows cannot patch updates such as driver conflict, application crash, previous update not successful, etc…Then you tried many ways to get it fixed but no result even may cause serious damage to the machine. Of course, an Administrator you always expect to minimize the system downtime …

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Install Windows Subsystem for Linux(WSL) on Windows 10

Install optional feature: Windows Subsystem for Linux Before you can install any Linux distros for WSL, you need to make sure that the “Windows Subsystem for Linux” optional feature is enabled. There’re a few ways to do this, let’s consider PowerShell, and Windows interface. Just go with any methods at …

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How to Block Access to All Removable Storage

By default, a Windows user can access all removable storage with full permission. They can transfer data between their removable storage especially in the form of USB sticks and local drive or run application. The ease of use can cause security risks, it’s usually coming from USB sticks are a …

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Fix Administrative Tools is not accessible

For some reason, you may inaccessible to Administrative Tools in Start Menu or Control Panel. eg: I’ve tried to search the disk clean up app from the menu start, but no result. or when you try to access to Administrative Tools from control panel the windows may throw an error …

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4 Ways to Delete The Windows.old after Upgrade Windows 10

After upgrading to Windows 10 or clean install from the previous Windows without format the C:\ partition you will see the folder Windows.old located at the system drive. This Windows.old is useful in case the upgrade/install process goes wrong. You can use it to roll back the previous Windows if …

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How to Hide Shutdown Restart in Start Menu on Windows 10?

As an administrator, sometimes for many reasons that you need to obligate users cannot either shut down or restart their computer. We will show you to get the goal. Here the 2 methods. Edit Using Windows Registry Open Regedit from start menu Navigate to: Computer\HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer Add the new DWORD (32-bit) …

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How to lock screen after xx minutes of inactivity in windows 10?

Usually, forget to lock your computer screen after leaving desk? For security purpose, Windows provides a feature for locking your computer immediately or period of time, you can automatically lock Windows 10 if your system has been idle for too long also. The setting has been there from the very …

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