Tag: Windows 10

How and Why to Use the regsvr32.exe Utility [Examples]

Learn many ways how to register OLE controls like DLLs with the regsvr32.exe utility in this tutorial!

Adam Listek Avatar Adam Listek

7 min. read

[Step-by-Step] How to Add a Local Windows 10 Account

Learn how to add Windows 10 user accounts via just about any way possible in this step-by-step tutorial covering both GUI and command-line methods.

Chaitanya Avatar Chaitanya

7 min. read

How to Edit the Windows Registry Completely Offline

Learn how to use Windows' built-in offline registry editor to fix registry issues with Windows 10 even if Windows won't boot!

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

8 min. read

How to Enable Windows 10 Sandbox to Safely Test Apps

Learn how to enable and use the Windows 10 sandbox mode in this step-by-step tutorial that covers setting it up and some handy usage tips.

AbdulMusawwir Khatri Avatar AbdulMusawwir Khatri

6 min. read

How to Download and Install Fonts in Windows 10

Do you find your default system fonts to be boring? Don't settle. Learn how different ways to install fonts in Windows 10 in this step-by-step tutorial.

Shahzaib Kamal Avatar Shahzaib Kamal

8 min. read

How to Partition and Erase Windows Volumes with Diskpart

Learn how to create partitions, create volumes, delete volumes and partitions and manage unallocated space with the Windows Diskpart utility.

Arman Castillote Avatar Arman Castillote

8 min. read

How to Make a File Read-Only and Vice Versa

Have you ever accidentally overwritten a file or folder? In this article, learn how to stop accidental data loss by making a file read-only.

Jeff Stokes Avatar Jeff Stokes

4 min. read

9 Ways to Clean Up Windows 10 With Disk Cleanup Cmd’s

Learn how to delete backup files in Windows 10, clean up temp files, Windows file history and more to keep Windows 10 clean.

Arman Castillote Avatar Arman Castillote

13 min. read

The Windows Update Client Troubleshooting Guide

Learn how to clear the Windows Update cache, reset Windows Update and ensure your Windows machine gets back to updating flawlessly.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

7 min. read

How to Change Windows 10 Network Profiles the Easy Way

Learn how to change Windows 10 network profiles between public and private using both Windows settings and PowerShell!

Bill Kindle Avatar Bill Kindle

6 min. read

How and Why to Use the Netsh Winsock Reset Command (In 2021)

Perform a Winsock Reset with the netsh winsock reset command and TCP/IP reset with the netsh int ip reset command to fix common network problems!

Nick Rimmer Avatar Nick Rimmer

5 min. read

How to Flush DNS in Windows 10

Flush and clear the DNS Resolver Cache in Windows 10 using the built-in ipconfig command or PowerShell's Clear-DnsClientCache!

Anthony Metcalf Avatar Anthony Metcalf

3 min. read

What is the Windows Security Accounts Manager (SAMSS) Service?

Take a peek at how the Windows Security Accounts Manager (SAMSS) Windows service works and what you should know.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

< 1 min. read

Creating a Guest Account in Windows 10 The Easy Way

Create a Windows 10 guest account using the graphical user interface, Windows net commands, or the PowerShell command-line!

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

8 min. read

How to Create Checksums in Windows (Built-in and Third-Party Tools)

Learn in this in-depth article that covers nearly all the ways to generate checksums in Windows using built-in and third-party tools.

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

7 min. read

The Ultimate Guide to Windows Subsystem for Linux (Windows WSL)

Learn how to natively work within Linux on Windows 10 with Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL in Windows) in this HUGE guide!

Chris Blackden Avatar Chris Blackden

14 min. read

How to Use Traceroute in Windows 10 (Tracert)

Learn how the tracert in Windows and the traceroute Linux command can help you troubleshoot and track down problematic network links.

Bill Kindle Avatar Bill Kindle

5 min. read

How To Set up OpenSSL on Windows 10 (PowerShell)

If you need to generate CSRs, private keys and certificates, check out this article on how to use OpenSSL with PowerShell!

Bill Kindle Avatar Bill Kindle

7 min. read

How to Disable or Turn Off the Windows Firewall (All the Ways)

Learn how to disable Windows Firewall using the built-in, available GUI tools in Windows and use commands using netsh and PowerShell.

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

11 min. read

How to Use the Windows File Recovery Tool in Windows 10

Learn how to recover lost files in Windows 10 with this free utility from Microsoft.

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

8 min. read

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