Category Archives: Windows 11

How to Change Color of Highlighted Text (Selected Text) and Background in Windows 11 or 10?

By default, when you highlight text in Windows 11 or 10 in an application or dialog, the highlighted text color will be white, and the background color will be blue. If it looks dull or you have color sensitivity to that particular color, you can change the color to something new that is unique and […]

How to Enable or Disable Taskbar Context Menus in Windows 11 or 10?

In all versions of Windows operating systems, you will find a taskbar at the bottom of the screen. On Windows 11, the taskbar hosts the Start menu, Search, Task View, Widgets, Chat, File Explorer, Microsoft Edge, and Microsoft Store icons. By default, these icons are aligned to the center. The taskbar corner includes the notification […]

How to Turn On or Off Simplified Quick Settings in Windows 11?

Quick Settings (keyboard shortcut + ) in Windows 11 allows you to quickly access commonly used settings such as Accessibility, Airplane mode, Brightness, Volume, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Rotation lock, Battery saver, Night light, Mobile hotspot, Nearby sharing, Cast, and Project from the taskbar corner. Above the Quick Settings, you will find media playback controls when playing […]

How to Adjust Touchpad Sensitivity on Windows 11 or 10 Laptop?

If your Windows 11/10 laptop’s touchpad is too sensitive or has low sensitivity, you can decrease or increase its sensitivity according to your requirements. Regardless of your laptop’s touchpad sensitivity, you may face difficulty using it if it has not been set properly. In this gearupwindows article, we will guide you with simple steps to […]

How to Quickly Restart File Explorer in Windows 11?

If your Windows 11 screen freezes or you want to restart File Explorer quickly to apply a registry tweak, this gearupwindows article will show you some quick methods to restart File Explorer in Windows 11. To restart File Explorer on Windows 11, you can use the following methods:- Task Manager Windows PowerShell Command Prompt Keyboard […]

How to Enable or Disable Snap Layouts on Top of Screen in Windows 11?

The Snap Layouts feature of Windows 11 allows you to select how to snap the current window, and the Snap windows feature lets you automatically resize and arrange windows on your screen. Starting with Windows 11 build 22557, Microsoft added a new way to snap windows into snap layouts. Just drag a window to the […]

How to Change Date & Time on Windows 11 or 10?

By default, Windows 11 and 10 automatically update the date and time based on your time zone from the internet-based time server. However, you can also adjust the date and time manually if you need. In this gearupwindows article, we will guide you on changing or adjusting the date and time on Windows 11/10. How […]

How to Remove “Restore previous versions” Context Menu in Windows 11 or 10?

The “Restore previous versions” option always remains visible on the context menu on the file or folder in Windows 10. When you right-click a folder or a file in File Explorer, you will find the “Restore previous versions” option in the context menu. On a Windows 11 PC, after right-clicking on a file or folder […]

How to Display Full Path in Title Bar of Windows 11 File Explorer?

By default, when you open a folder in File Explorer in Windows 11, you will see the folder name alone in the title bar of File Explorer. However, if you want to display the absolute path of your current location, this gearupwindows article will guide you. You can display the full folder path in the […]