Author Archives: Sergey Tkachenko

About Sergey Tkachenko

Sergey Tkachenko is a software developer from Russia who started Winaero back in 2011. On this blog, Sergey is writing about everything connected to Microsoft, Windows and popular software. Follow him on Facebook, Twitter or Google+.

How to enable Dynamic Lock in Windows 10

How to enable Dynamic Lock in Windows 10

Dynamic Lock is a new feature of Windows 10 Creators Update. It is intended to lock your PC automatically when you leave your work place. This can be quite useful from the security point of view. Here is how to enable this feature.

Windows Defender Security Center in Windows 10 Creators Update

Windows Defender Security Center in Windows 10 Creators Update

In Windows 10 Creators Update, there is a new app called Windows Defender Security Center. The application, formerly known as "Windows Defender Dashboard", has been created to help the user control his security and privacy settings in a clear and useful way. It combines all essential security features under a single dashboard.

Change Display Resolution in Windows 10 Creators Update

Change Display Resolution in Windows 10 Creators Update

Starting with Windows 10 build 15002, the operating system got a new Display page in the Settings app. It comes with an updated user interface which changes the layout of controls and functions. Here is how to change the display resolution in Windows 10 Creators Update.

How to install Google Chrome in Linux Mint 18

How to install Google Chrome in Linux Mint 18

Google Chrome is the most popular web browser in 2017 and Linux Mint, the most popular Linux distro. For those of you who're new to Linux, let's see how to install Google Chrome in Linux Mint 18.

Edge now blocks untrusted Flash content

Edge now blocks untrusted Flash content

With the recently released Windows 10 build 15002, Microsoft Edge got a new security feature. Now the browser will block all untrusted Flash content on web pages you visit.

Skype for Linux Alpha 1.15 can be started minimized

Skype for Linux Alpha 1.15 can be started minimized

Microsoft today released Skype for Linux Alpha version 1.15. It is a new application which has nothing common with the previously available Skype 4.3. In this version, the application got a number of useful features. Let's see what has changed.