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 Stop or Delay Automatic Updates on Windows 10?

Microsoft keeps pushing updates for Windows 10. In the latest update, it may be security patches, performance, stability enhancements, etc. Hence, we don’t recommend disabling it completely; better configure it to delay installing new updates. In the recent update, Microsoft has added an option to change the black and white mouse pointer/cursor in Windows 10. […]

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. […]

Rufus: The Fastest Tool to Create Bootable USB Drive & Windows To Go USB Drive

Our blog, the Gear Up Windows 10, discussed a few tools that let you create a bootable USB flash drive. AnyBurn, WinUSB Maker, ISO2Disc, and WinToHDD are big players in this field. Rufus is another utility that helps create a bootable USB drive and Windows To Go USB drive. It is the fastest tool over the internet, making […]

How to Change Password in Windows 10?

Security is a concern to everybody. Even if there is no treasure in your computer/laptop, your Windows 10 password is still essential. We recommend keeping changing passwords at least once a month. To secure your password, you should use letters, numbers, and symbols. You can also change your password into a pin or picture that […]

How to Show, Hide or Resize Desktop Icons in Windows 10?

Windows 10 comes with several customization options. It lets you customize the Lock screen of Windows 10 to display a slideshow in place of a single image. One can configure Windows 10 to show only Tiles On Start Menu. In the latest update, Windows 10 offers to set custom Colors for Mouse Pointer. The latest offering from Microsoft […]

How to configure Windows 10 to show only Tiles on Start Menu?

When we talk about personalization, Windows 10 ships with various options; one can personalize his Windows 10 Lock screen to display a slideshow instead of a single image. Even you can change the desktop background and set up a slideshow on Windows 10. The Windows 10 Start menu displays the app list on the Start menu’s […]

AnyBurn – All-in-One Freeware to Burn & Create Image to CD/DVD/Bluray/USB Disc

WinUSB Maker, Windows USB/DVD Download Tool, ISO2Disc, and WinToHDD are a few freeware available over the internet to create a bootable USB flash drive. There is nothing wrong with these apps if you want to create a bootable USB drive to install Windows 11/10 from a USB / Pen drive. AnyBurn is another lightweight freeware disc-burning tool that […]

How to Customize the Lock screen of Windows 10 to Display Slideshow?

Microsoft has added various customization options in Windows 10; a lock screen is one of those. Windows 10, let’s optimize/customize the Lock screen also. The lock screen is the screen that slides up every time a user wants to Sign-in screen. To easily change the Lock Screen of Windows 10, we have shared a freeware […]