Category Archives: Windows 11

How to Get the Old Start Menu in Windows 11 or 10?

The latest Microsoft Windows 11/10 operating system comes full of useful features of enhancements. Microsoft has introduced a modern Start menu in Windows 10, which was missing in the earlier operating system, e.g., Windows 8 and 8.1. The new Start menu in Windows 10 uses Tiles to show the pinned apps. This feature was not […]

Download desktop gadgets and sidebar for Windows 11 / 10 / 8

Desktop Gadgets were introduced by Microsoft in Windows Vista and were obliterated in Windows 8. For the replacement of Gadgets, Microsoft has introduced Tiles and calls it Modern apps. If you are one of those, who are missing a desktop gadget in Windows 10, you can follow this post to get the same. Windows Desktop […]

How to automatically hide desktop icons on Windows 11/10?

A bunch of customization is possible on Windows 11/10 desktop. You can resize the desktop icons by pressing Ctrl + mouse wheel scrolling. There are also options on Windows 11/10 to hide all the desktop icons. By default, on Windows 11/10 desktop, the Recycle Bin icon remained missing and was added through the Personalization section. […]

How to enable Group Policy Editor (gpedit.msc) on Windows 11/10/8/7 Home Edition?

You might already know that Group Policy Editor (gpedit.msc) is only available in Windows Professional and Enterprise editions. That means Group Policy Editor is not available in Windows 11/10/8/7 Home Edition. There are several tweaks possible through Group Policy Editor, e.g., you stop or delay automatic updates on Windows 11/10 using gpedit.msc. Several tweaks are possible […]

How to Create and Use System Restore on Windows 11/10?

The System Restore feature of Windows 11/10 works like a time machine that allows you to undo system changes that may be causing problems. The System Restore feature of Windows 11/10 is designed to create a snapshot of your device on a specific date and time to restore your Windows operating system to a working […]

How to Manage/Resize Partitions on Windows 10/11 without Losing Data?

There is a lot of freeware available over the internet to resize/modify the existing partitions of Windows 10/11. If you have purchased a new computer with a pre-loaded Windows 10/11 operating system, you may have only one partition. If you have already created several partitions and later you want to resize or merge them. Everything […]

How to Backup and Restore Registry Keys on Windows 11 / 10 / 8 / 7?

The Windows Registry is a hierarchical database that stores low-level settings for the Microsoft Windows operating system and applications that opt to use the registry. The kernel, device drivers, services, Security Accounts Manager, and user interface use the registry. Without Registry, you can not imagine your Windows operating system. Windows Registry contains all information about […]

How to Format USB Drive or Pen Drive in Windows 11, 10, 8 or 7?

Pendrives or USB thumb drives are very popular in our life due to their portability and tiny size. It is beneficial to create a bootable USB flash drive and even a Windows To Go drive for faster Windows installation. If you purchased a new pen drive without formatting, to use it, you have to format it. […]

WinUSB Maker: Let’s create a Bootable USB of Windows 11/10/8/7 from ISO

Windows 11/10/8/7 comes with an inbuilt feature to burn ISO files on CD / DVD. But, there is no direct way to burn USB Flash Drive to make it bootable. One can use Microsoft’s Windows USB/DVD Download Tool or third-party ISO2Disc freeware to create a bootable USB flash drive. Windows USB/DVD Download Tool comes with limited […]

Recuva: Recovers Deleted Files, Folders, Music, Images, and Videos

We always recommend keeping a backup of essential data. But, if you have accidentally deleted/formatted the disk, Recuva lets you recover the deleted files/folders/documents/music/images and videos from your Windows PC hard disk drive. It is also a handy app to retrieve documents from corrupt CDs / DVDs or Hard drives and formatted hard drives. How […]