In Windows 10, the lock screen image is shown in a number of cases. For instance, if you locked your user session using Win+L or by clicking the user image in the Start Menu, the lock screen image will appear and show a background image. If you are signing in to Windows 10, you need to dismiss the Lock screen to proceed with the sign-in screen. Here is how you can change the Lock screen background image to a custom image in Windows 10.
If you have Windows 10 Anniversary Update installed, you might notice that it has a new context menu item for images. It is called "3D Print with 3D Builder" and launches the bundled app "3D Builder". If you are not going to use 3D Builder, you might find it useful to get rid of the context menu command. Here is how.
Every release of Windows since as far back as I can remember (Windows 3.1) has played a welcome sound at startup. In Windows NT-based systems, there is a startup sound as well as a separate logon sound. But the logon sound event is removed starting with Windows 8. The startup sound still works. Let's see how to enable the startup sound in Windows 10.
Microsoft today released build 14393.82 for Windows 10 stable branch. Users of this production branch who run Windows 10 Anniversary Update are getting a new cumulative update, KB3176934. It bumps the Windows 10 Anniversary Update version to 14393.82.
In Windows 10, there are a number of ways to find your current IP address. It can be useful to find it for accessing your computer remotely or for network diagnostics. Let's see how to find it.
There is a weird bug in Windows 10 Anniversary Update. Some users noticed that when their PC restarts or shuts down, there are no spinning dots above the "Restarting" or "Shutting down" text. Here is how to fix it.
When a new version of a device driver is available in Windows 10, the operating system keeps the older version after installing the recent one. This behavior is implemented to allow the user to roll back the device driver in case something goes wrong with the updated driver version. Old driver versions fill your disk drive space. To reclaim free disk space, you might want to remove them. Here is how.
Windows 10 is set to check for updates automatically unless you disable this feature manually. Sometimes you need to immediately check for updates in Windows 10. You can save your time and create a special shortcut to force Windows 10 check for updates at once.
Many users report that after installing Windows 10 Anniversary Update, they have issues with webcams. Due to changes Microsoft made under the hood of the recent feature update, devices which use MJPEG or H264 codecs for streams stop working. Here is a quick fix.
Windows 10 build 14393.82 change log has been released by Microsoft. Just yesterday, the Redmond giant announced that it was releasing Windows 10 for PCs build 14393.82 to Insiders. It was not speficied for which rings it was released and which changes were included in the update. Windows 10 build 14393.82 was released through KB3176934.