Category Archives: Windows 10

Personalization Panel for Windows 10 v2.1 is out

Personalization Panel for Windows 10 v2.1 is out

I am happy to announce Personalization Panel for Windows 10 v2.1. Personalization Panel for Windows 10 is an alternative to the Settings app with the familiar look revived. In this release, I made it compatible with Windows 10 Creators Update.

Windows 10 Build 16184 is out for Fast Ring Insiders

Windows 10 Build 16184 is out for Fast Ring Insiders

Microsoft today released Windows 10 build 16184. It represents the upcoming Windows 10 "Redstone 3", the next feature update to Windows 10 Creators Update build 15063. The new build is available now for Fast Ring Insiders with a number of new features. Let's see what has changed.

Open Classic Color and Appearance in Windows 10 Creators Update

Open Classic Color and Appearance in Windows 10 Creators Update

If you are using Windows 10 for a while, you definitely know that the classic Personalization options were removed in one of the pre-release builds. All options to personalize are now there in the Settings app, which is a Metro app designed for touch screen users and has controls which are poorly designed or have limited functionality. If you are not satisfied by this new way to tune up your OS appearance, you might be interested in accessing the classic Control panel applets. Here is how to open the classic Color and Appearance applet in Windows 10 Creators Update.

Open Classic Desktop Background in Windows 10 Creators Update

Open Classic Desktop Background in Windows 10 Creators Update

If you are using Windows 10 for a while, you definitely know that the classic Personalization options were removed in one of the pre-release builds. All options to personalize are now there in the Settings app, which is a Metro app designed for touch screen users and has controls which are poorly designed or have limited functionality. If you are not satisfied by this new way to tune up your OS appearance, you might be interested in accessing the classic Control panel applets. Here is how to open the classic Desktop Background applet in Windows 10 Creators Update.

Add Email Context Menu in Windows 10

Add Email Context Menu in Windows 10

You can add Email to the context Menu In Windows 10. It will allow you to send selected files and folders as email attachments directly from the right-click menu of the Desktop or in File Explorer. This will improve your productivity and save a lot of time.

Optimize Battery Life For Video Quality in Windows 10

Optimize Battery Life For Video Quality in Windows 10

There is a new option in Windows 10 which allows optimizing for battery life or video quality when watching moves and videos. It can be activated when your device is unplugged and using battery power. Let's see how it can be done.

Vivaldi 1.9 Final Released

Vivaldi 1.9 Final Released

The most innovative of all modern browsers, Vivaldi, today reached another milestone in the stable branch. The team behind the browser today released Vivaldi 1.9. Let's see what has changed.

Desktop Wallpaper Location Context Menu in Windows 10

Desktop Wallpaper Location Context Menu in Windows 10

The image you use as the desktop background can be the one that ships by default with Windows 10, or some image from your personal collection. Your background can also be set by any other app like your web browser or an app which downloads images from the Internet. Once you notice an image you like on your Desktop, you might want to find its location on the disk drive so you can save it for further use. Here is how to add a special context menu command to find the image quickly.

Open Command Prompt at Boot in Windows 10

Open Command Prompt at Boot in Windows 10

The command prompt in Windows 10 is the shell environment where you can run text-based console tools and utilities by typing commands. Using the built-in commands, you can perform various tasks on your computer directly without having to refer to the GUI. For maintenance and recovery, it is useful to open the command prompt at boot in Windows 10. Here is how.