Microsoft has released an update for Adobe Flash Player that fixes a serious vulnerability in the plugin. The bundled version of the Flash Player plugin is used by Internet Explorer and Edge, so if you use any of those browsers, you should install the update.
As you may already know, Windows 10 tracks and stores information about which documents and which folders and files you have opened recently. This information is used by the OS to provide quick access to documents via jump lists when you need them again. If you need to remove this info due to privacy concerns or for some other reason, you will find that in Windows 10 this operation can be a bit confusing. Here is how you can disable jump lists in Windows 10.
One of the great features of Windows 10 is the native ability to mount ISO and IMG files in File Explorer with just a double click. The operating system creates a virtual drive which mounts the contents of the disc image file and makes it available, exactly as if you have inserted a physical disc into the optical drive.
The Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool (MRT) is a freeware app that Microsoft redistributes via the Windows Update service. The application can also be downloaded separately from Microsoft's website. This tool is known to take a long time to complete scans and consumes system resources during those scans, so you might want to prevent Windows 10 from installing it. Here is how.
You can add User Accounts Desktop context menu in Windows 10. This will allow you to manage various settings related to user accounts available on your PC directly without opening Settings. Let's see how.
As you may already know, it is possible to sign-in to your Windows 10 account using a special picture password. The picture password is a built-in security feature which allows you to perform three gestures on a picture that you have chosen. You can use the mouse pointer or your fingers to drawn on the picture. Today, we will see how to replay the picture password that you have set for your user account.
Windows 10 includes a new Mail app which is simplistic and allows you to send and receive e-mail from multiple accounts. By default, the app adds a line "Sent from Mail for Windows 10" to every email you write and send. This is called the "signature" line. You might be not happy to see it or your email recipient might find it odd. In this article, we'll see how to disable or change the default signature in Mail in Windows 10.
Windows 10 allows you to configure a Picture Password. It is an additional security protection for your user account. The idea behind this feature is to show tap or and draw some pattern over a picture on the sign-in screen with the mouse pointer or your finger (if you have a touchscreen). Let's see how to set up Picture Password in Windows 10.
Windows 10 comes with a new Universal app, Paint 3D. It adds a new context menu item for images. It is called "Edit With Paint 3D" and launches the UWP app. If you are not going to use Paint 3D, you might find it useful to get rid of the context menu command. Here is how.
Windows 10 allows you to save your time and upload screenshots automatically to OneDrive. Every time you capture a screenshot, it can be uploaded to the OneDrive folder. Here is how to enable this useful feature.