How to download Microsoft Store apps
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How to display or hide the apps you use most often in the
(4 days ago) Its tile-based layout, the list of all installed apps and programs, and its design need to be mentioned in this regard. When you look at the "all apps" listing, you may notice several listings attached to the top of it. By default, Windows 10 lists suggestions and recent installations of apps and programs.
How to install Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) in the new
(1 days ago) Microsoft's new Chromium-based web browser Microsoft Edge supports progressive web apps (PWAs) that users can install in the browser.. A Progressive Web Application more or less offers features of native applications and web applications. The apps are designed to work on any platform provided that these platforms or programs that run on these platform support PWAs.
Ultimate Boss Key / Panic Button Apps Listing
(8 days ago) Ultimate Boss Key / Panic Button Apps Listing. by Martin Brinkmann on August 25, 2010 in Firefox add-ons, Google Chrome extensions, Software, userscripts, Windows, Windows software - Last Update: June 09, 2012 - 5 comments . They come under many names, boss key, panic button or anti boss to name a few. Computer users can make use of these
List all recently run programs on a Windows PC
(1 days ago) Files may be executed automatically by the operating system for example, or by other users who have access to the system (and same user account). If you want to display a list of recently run programs on the PC, you can do so in two different ways: Check the Windows Registry and Prefetch data manually. Run ExecutedProgramsList, a free program
Microsoft plans to improve Default Apps management on
(9 days ago) Microsoft plans to improve Default Apps management on Windows 10. Microsoft released a new Windows 10 Insider Build on Wednesday that brought the build number to 19608. One of the changes in the build improves the default apps experience according to Microsoft. Default apps are the programs that Windows will start when certain files are loaded.
APKGrabber: update Android apps without Google Play
(5 days ago) APKGrabber is an application for Google's Android operating system to update installed applications without using Google Play. The application is a fork of APKUpdater which we reviewed in 2017, twice.APKUpdater development stopped in 2017 and the new app takes over making sure that it is fully compatible with new Android devices and operating system versions.
How to access Reddit on mobile without signing-in or using
(8 days ago) Using apps for websites is counter-productive and ridiculous. They are just websites, not programs. If the website doesn’t work as it should on a phone and it tries to force using an app, there is a problem with the website.
Pay attention when you are downloading FileZilla from the
(6 days ago) Pay attention when you are downloading FileZilla from the official site. FileZilla is an open source cross-platform file transfer solution that supports FTP, FTPS and SFTP. We have followed the development of the program since 2007 when we published our first FileZilla review here on this site. The application was selected for the European
How to download large files (best download managers
(5 days ago) There’s no need to use the version on Portable Apps, a site founded and run by John T. Haller. Pants said on August 4, 2014 at 1:03 am. Reply. jasray – there is a reason I mentioned an ALREADY portable version – and that is because you have to install FDM first to be able to do that (go file>create portable version). The download
CrossOver is a program that lets you add a custom
(5 days ago) Yeah I think would be smart not to use it on multiplayer games so you don’t suffer a ban with so many anticheat software that could easily detect it as such, plus although the article talks about it, you can’t never be sure if it really wouldn’t affect your frames especially the ones that don’t feel optimized and use too much CPU and such.
Save Windows 10 apps to other drives
(1 days ago) Move apps in Windows 10. Once the Settings window open, do the following to move individual applications to another drive on a PC system running Windows 10: Go to System > Apps & Features using mouse or touch. Windows 10 loads all installed applications and programs listing sizes and installation dates in the interface.
Open Windows Control Panel applets directly
(8 days ago) The following master list lets you launch control panel applets from the command line, run box, or Start Menu search on Windows PCs. The Windows Control Panel is an administrative interface that is part of all recent versions of Windows.
How to identify and prevent programs from phoning home
(9 days ago) Copy the hosts file to your desktop. This needs to be done as you cannot edit it directly in the directory. Right-click on the hosts file on the desktop and select edit. Use Notepad or another plain text editor to do so. Add the line 0.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 at the top. Add the link 0.0.0.0 analytics.bandisoft.com.
Basic things to do after a clean install of Windows 10
(9 days ago) Whether you have just finished installing Windows 10 on a computer or updated to Windows 10 for the first time, there are a few things that you may want to do; this isn't a list of essential software or tweaks but essentials that Windows admins and users should consider.
Windows 10: look up data usage for the past 30 days
(5 days ago) The programs and apps are sorted by the amount of transferred data, with the program that used the most listed at the top. You can scroll down on the page, but there is no 0ption to find a specific program, sort the data in a different way, or export it. Option 2: Windows Task Manager
Zona is an all-in-one piracy app from Russia
(1 days ago) Zona is an all-in-one piracy app from Russia. Before I start the review of Zona, a new application that provides you with access to movies, TV series, music, games and live TV, I'd like to use a paragraph or two to tell you why I'm reviewing the application. I find it interesting that apps such as Zona or the previously reviewed Popcorn Time
Are the days of Windows UWP applications numbered
(4 days ago) Most Win 10 users have rejected UWP apps/programs and M$ Store, ie they prefer the unrestricted and desktop-focussed Legacy Win 32 apps/programs. Hence, the failure of Win 10 S netbooks in the consumer market. UWP apps/programs and the M$ Store only serve to mainly profit M$, not to benefit users or developers.
The best data usage monitors for Windows
(5 days ago) BitMeter II. BitMeter II is a free bandwidth meter for Windows. The program keeps track of the daily, weekly, and monthly bandwidth usage and displays a widget on the desktop when you start it that visualizes traffic use. You may set up alerts, configure ISP restrictions in regards to bandwidth, or calculate traffic using the built-in calculator.
How to unblock websites blocked by Malwarebytes Anti
(5 days ago) Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Potentially malicious website blocked, protecting you from hackers and cyber criminals. There is no option to bypass the block from the web page, and if you are new to the program or see the message for the first time, you may want to find out how you can unblock sites that you want to access regardless of the program's security rating of it.
How To Run Java Applications On Systems Without JRE
(6 days ago) Almost no portable apps packaged by PortableApps are fully natively portable. All kinds of things like most recently used lists break in zipped portable apps. And most leave things behind in the registry, temp files, etc. And for the apps that are fully portable,
List trackers and permissions of all installed Android
(4 days ago) Spotting apps or games that go over the board with trackers or permissions to drop them. It is necessary to check the list of requested permissions and/or trackers. Some application types, web browsers for instance, require more permissions than apps that have a narrower focus.
Microsoft, why is it still not possible to move all
(8 days ago) The majority of apps don't allow you to move them to another location using the Apps section of the Settings app. It is unclear why some apps can be moved while others cannot. Since it is only possible to move a minority of pre-installed applications, it …
Tweak Windows 10 with WinSlap
(4 days ago) The Software tab is a special one, as it does not list apps that the program can remove from the system. Instead, you get a short list of popular third-party programs -- Firefox, Thunderbird, Telegram, VLC and StartIsBack -- that you can install using WinSlap. Here is a short list of tweaks that WinSlap supports.
Windows 10: block automatic application updates
(1 days ago) Microsoft configured its Windows 10 operating system to update installed applications -- read Store apps or Universal Windows Platform apps -- automatically. While that is comfortable, as you can be sure to always run the latest version of an app or game on the Windows 10 device, it is not ideal if you want control over the updating.
Winstall is a (web) GUI for Windows Package Manager
(1 days ago) Winstall is a (web) GUI for Windows Package Manager (winget) Microsoft unveiled the open source Windows Package Manager during the virtual Build 2020 conference this week. The command line program allows administrators and users to download, install and manage software applications. It supports installing one or multiple programs, and includes
How to use the Windows Package Manager to update installed
(Just Now) Well, if you read about what happened with npm, or for that matter browser extensions with similar names, or the same with Google Play Store apps, etc., then the lesson here is clear: do not trust automatic installations, upgrades, whatever and ALWAYS verify everything. For example: you download Google Chrome. Scan the .exe installer at VirusTotal.
New Microsoft Edge gets Potentially Unwanted Application
(6 days ago) Locate the option "Block potentially unwanted apps". Toggle the feature to enable it. Microsoft created a sample site and application to test the protective feature. Just visit the PUA page and click on the link under Scenario to run a test. The download of the application should be blocked on the system. Closing words
Microsoft Store remembers App history for local users
(8 days ago) Don’t use apps myself, but I get forced app downloads even with a local account. Like the stupid HP printer app. Even when I manually install a HP printer, Microsoft feels the need to download the stupid app. I liked it better in Windows 8 that if you didn’t sign in to a …
How to block the automatic installation of suggested
(3 days ago) Tip: you may use third-party applications to uninstall Windows 10 apps.Free options include Revo Uninstaller Free, Geek Uninstaller, or AppBuster.. If you want to avoid these altogether, you need to make a change to the Windows Registry. Here is how that is done: Open the Windows Registry Editor, e.g. by using the shortcut Windows-R to open the runbox, typing regedit.exe and hitting the …
Remove stuck Windows apps from your system
(7 days ago) From that blog post: “If you upgraded from 14316, you may see stuck apps in the Store. Those apps will also be duplicated in Startâ€™s all apps list (one real, one pending). To resolve this: 1) Start downloading some other app. 2) Pause the download, then go to the downloads and update view. 3) Click the â€œResume Allâ€ button.
How to verify Digital Signatures of programs in Windows
(7 days ago) Using Explorer. You can display and verify the signature of any program on Windows using Explorer. Step 1: Right-click on the program that you want to check and select properties from the context menu that is displayed. Step 2: Select the Digital Signatures tab in the Properties window.
Microsoft Windows Security Updates April 2021 overview
(9 days ago) Microsoft Windows Security Updates April 2021 overview. Microsoft released security and non-security updates, including KB5001330, for supported versions of Microsoft Windows and other company products such as Office on the April 2021 Patch Tuesday. Our guide provides administrators and home users with information on the released updates.
Add Everything Search to the Windows Taskbar for even
(4 days ago) Right-click on the taskbar again and select Toolbars > Everything Toolbar to add the new toolbar to the Windows taskbar. Increase or decrease the size of the search field, and move it around, e.g. to the left side. Right-click on the taskbar and enable the Lock the taskbar option.
Microsoft's Store is not a safe haven
(1 days ago) The apps were fairly popular, judging from the 1900 ratings that they received between publication in April 2018 and December 2018. It is certainly possible that part of the ratings came from fake accounts or services that rate apps in return for payment.
Two Windows 10 tools to block automatic updates
(2 days ago) There have been plenty of examples of that: a recent Windows 10 update removed programs from some systems, Microsoft renamed a tracking service after an update, or reset default apps and programs. Windows 10 update blocking tools
Windows 10: Make better use of "best match" search results
(Just Now) Microsoft has added a feature to the search in Windows 10 that is a bit hard to spot. Best match items can be programs and apps, settings, or files, and while you cannot configure what the search should return to you directly, you can do so after the results are displayed. Simply click on the three dots in the upper right corner of the search
Fix Pinned Items Opening As New Icons On Windows Taskbar
(3 days ago) I have Waterfox that has this bug, Firefox works without problem (some apps are just not working 100% compatibility with win 7) I have W 7 Ultimate x64 and Waterfox is a pure x64 platform. Robert said on June 5, 2013 at 3:25 pm. Reply. Not sure if anyone commented with this already, better twice than never ;)
The perils of running Windows 10 on a 4K monitor
(3 days ago) Also, your apps are the problem, not Windows. 4k is relatively new, much newer than those old apps you mention. The Windows API allows for proper scaling but since those old apps have not updated their code to take advantage of this new feature, they are the issue.
Interactive Calendar places a transparent calendar on your
(8 days ago) The current date and time is mentioned at the bottom of the side panel. Interactive Calendar's desktop view has arrows at the top, which you can use to switch to different months. You cannot resize the calendar directly, but you can do so from the program's options. Hit Ctrl + O, or right-click on the tray icon to open the options panel.
Internet Explorer users will be redirected to Microsoft
(8 days ago) Internet Explorer: end of support for Microsoft Accounts and Apps in November. Published in: October 12, 2020 2:16 pm | Updated in: October 12, 2020 2:16 pm. Deal of the day. See all deals . Advertisement. About gHacks. Ghacks is a technology news blog that was founded in 2005 by Martin Brinkmann. It has since then become one of the most
How to make any program the default on Windows 10
(4 days ago) Go to Apps > Default Apps. Click on a default application to change it. This opens a selection menu to select another program or use the Store to find an application to use. One issue that Windows 10 users may run into when they try to change default apps is that programs may not be listed in the selection menu.
Change Display Resolutions Automatically
(5 days ago) Exiting the application changes the display resolution back to the original one. Res-o-matic is a tiny 9 Kilobyte tool that comes in very handy, it's probably the easiest way to change the screen resolution automatically at every application start. The program is fully compatible with all recent versions of the Microsoft Windows operating system.
Simple Gallery Pro for Android is a local Google Photos
(2 days ago) Simple Gallery Pro for Android. Despite its Pro in the name, it is a free app for Android that runs locally on the device, at least when you download it from F-Droid. The Google Play version costs $1.09 and helps fund development. You may also donate to the developer to help fund development of the apps. It is a photo management application
How To Add Third Party Games To Steam
(2 days ago) Start up the Steam software and wait until you have been logged in. Locate the Add A Game link in the lower left corner of the interface. A menu pops up if you click on the link. Three options become available, one of them offers to "add a non-Steam game" to Steam. When you select the first option to add a game a new window opens up with a
About Google Chrome's incompatible applications warning
(9 days ago) The "incompatible applications" notification is displayed to users after Chrome crashes on the system to highlight third-party applications that may be responsible for the crash. Injections by third-party applications such as antivirus software or PDF readers is a common crash cause; Google revealed in 2017 that Chrome crashes 15% more on
How to fix blurry text in programs on Windows 10
(3 days ago) It still causes many apps to be blurry or fuzzy. Nothing in scaling is perfect except when you double pixels. You simply can’t split pixels into fractional DPI. Such as 125%,150% or 175% with out creating issues if certain apps do not adhere properly to the OS.
Fixing Tiny Text in Windows
(2 days ago) Option 1: Adjusting scaling properties. If you are running Windows 10, you may do the following: Right-click on the desktop and select Display Settings from the context menu. The Settings application displays the current scaling of text, apps and other items on the screen that opens.