How to add a new Windows user account to your computer. You can create new user account with or without a Microsoft account.
All things related to Microsoft Windows. It’s the operating system that we’re using.
DISM.exe is a command line utility that can repair your Windows image. When System File Checker (SFC) fails, it’s time to roll out DISM.
Use the Windows System File Checker to check and repair damaged operating system files. If your computer is having issues, then SFC can often
CHKDSK (or Check Disk) is a tool built into all Windows versions that you can use to fix problems with your hard disk. It’s easy to use…
How to boot your Windows PC to a USB drive. It’s not that easy to get your PC to boot directly to a USB drive these days. I’ll show you how
How to do a clean install of Windows 10 or 11 from a USB drive. Install with a MS account or Local account. Easy to follow step by step guide
How to uninstall programs and apps that won’t uninstall properly. Remove stubborn out of date, broken or no longer used programs.
How to setup and use Google Drive for desktop. Sync your files through your Google Drive account. Add folders to include and set sync options
Beginners guide to how to use OneDrive on your computer. Use OneDrive to Backup and share files/folders. Windows 10 & 11.
How to setup OneDrive on your Windows 10 & 11 computer. OneDrive can be used to backup your files/folders to the cloud as well as for sharing
How to enable/disable Core Isolation (Memory Integrity) in Windows 10 & 11. Windows Security has a new feature called Core Isolation…
Computer Keyboard and Mouse Basics. How to adjust the double click speed of your mouse, change the pointer size and note important keys on..
Make your computer screen easier to see and read by adjusting the scale and text size. It’s quick to do and makes using a PC much easier.
How to setup your Windows 10/11 Start menu. Make the Start menu quicker and easier to use by setting it up to work better for you.
How to arrange your Windows 10 and Windows 11 taskbar. Step by step guide to organising the taskbar to make it work for you. Remove unwanted
How to arrange/organise your Windows desktop icons. Icons tend to get splattered all over your desktop making them difficult to find…
How to resize, move, minimise, maximise a program/app window. It’s incredibly easy to do once you get the hang of it. Beginner’s PC course
Windows File Explorer (sometimes called Windows Explorer or simply Explorer), is the central hub of all your files, folders and drives on your computer. It’s the way in which you find your way around the labyrinth that is a modern computer.
How to a create folder in Windows 10 and 11. Create, Name, Rename & Delete. free beginners course to using your computer.
How to save a file on your PC. Beginners guide to saving files on a PC. Save into a folder or subfolder. Step by step tutorial.
How to open files from within a program. Once you’ve got a program loaded up, you’ll want to open an existing file. So we’ll…
How to Copy & Paste files and folders in both Windows 10 and Windows 11.A must have skill. Free Beginners Computer Course for everyone..
Cut and Paste is a quick and easy way of moving files and folders from one location on your computer to another.
How to copy and paste text. Single word, line, paragraph or a whole page. Copy and paste text from emails, documents, web pages. Let’s go..
Knowing how to select multiple files and/or folders at the same time is just one of those things that you’ll be glad you took the time to learn.
The Windows Recycle Bin. What is it for? How do you use it? Windows 10 & Windows 11 both make use of the Recycle Bin, which has been ..
Windows 10 & 11 have many apps and programs preinstalled and ready to use. In this guide we’ll look at the better ones and what they are for.
How To install programs on your computer. Step by step guide to installing software and avoiding junkware. Always use the custom install option.
How to uninstall programs or apps in Windows 10 & 11. Easy to follow, step by step guide to removing old or unused programs from your PC..
Windows User Accounts. Microsoft, Local, Administrator and Standard accounts. What are they? How do you set them up? Beginners guide to Windows accounts.
Show thumbnails of your images (pictures) instead of file names when you open a folder. Your computer will often show you the file names…
How to zip/unzip files on your Windows PC. You don’t need any specialist software to deal with compressed files. Windows 10 & 11 can…
Windows 10 & 11 have a feature called Reset This PC which enables you to effectively return the computer to its original factory settings.
How to create a bootable Windows 11 USB drive. If you’re going to run a clean install of Windows 11, you’ll need to download either the ISO
How to create Windows 10 installation media. Create a bootable USB drive or DVD disc to install Windows 10.
How to burn a music (audio) CD in Windows 10 & Windows 11. Easily create music CDs that can be played in most standalone CD players.
How to burn a data CD or DVD in Windows 10 and 11. You don’t need to install any software, Windows can already write data to your CDs/DVDs
How to install the old version of Windows Media Player (WMP) on Windows 10 & Windows 11. Some versions of Windows ship without WMP installed
How to make a window always stay on top of other windows. Windows 10 and 11. Sometimes you just want the current program window to stay on..
How to restore the right click context menu to Windows 11. Step by step guide to getting the old options menu back on your Windows 11 PC.
How to use the Send To menu in Windows 10 & Windows 11. How to add and remove items on the menu. The Send To menu has been around for many..
How do you open a file in a different program or app? Normally a particular type of file will open in the default program. But sometimes..
How to uninstall an anti-virus program that won’t uninstall properly. Removal tool guides for Avast, AVG, McAfee, Norton, Kaspersky
The Recycle Bin is missing from Windows 10 or Windows 11 Desktop. Easy step by step guide to restoring the Recycle Bin in Windows 10 & 11.
How to delete user accounts in Windows 10 & Windows 11. Step by step guide to removing unused, old or abandoned user accounts from your PC.
Just how do you take a screenshot on a computer? Every now and then it’s just the easiest way of recording the information on our screens…
How to tag your photos in Windows 10. If you’ve got hundreds of photos on your PC, then tagging them will help you to find them Easy to do..
How to update both Windows 10 and Windows 11. Step by step guide to keeping your computer running smoothly and securely.
How to remove the login password from your Windows computer. Fed up with having to enter a password every time you start your computer? Remove the password from both Local & MS account types.
How to manually set the time and date on your Windows 10 computer. Sometimes they just don’t know what day it is. Right click on the clock…
MP3 audio CDs can hold over 100 tracks. Perfect for those long car journeys. They play forever. Step by step guide. How to burn your MP3 CD
How to copy, or rip, an audio CD to your computer. Easily backup your collection of music CDs to protect them from accidental damage.
Windows Media Player is a perfectly capable music player that’s already installed on most Windows 10 PCs. Beginners guide to playing music ..
How to convert your old WMA (Windows Media Audio) files into MP3 files. Easy to follow, step by step guide
File Explorer often goes missing from your Taskbar. It’s such a useful link that we’ll need to replace it. Click the Start button..
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