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Windows 10, Windows 8.1 and Windows 8 come with Client Hyper-V so you can run a supported guest operating system inside a Virtual Machine. Hyper-V is Microsoft's native hypervisor for Windows. It was originally developed for Windows Server 2008 and then ported to Windows client OS. It has improved over time and is present in the latest Windows 10 release as well. Today, we will see how to change the Zoom Level of a virtual machine in Hyper-V and set custom display scaling (DPI) in Windows 10.
As you may already know, Windows 10 comes with its own Store app. Like Android has Google Play, and there's the App Store in iOS, the Microsoft Store app (formerly Windows Store) adds the ability to deliver digital content to the end user in Windows.
A new release of the popular Quinto Black CT skin for the good old Winamp player is available. This new version introduces a number of interesting changes.
Narrator is a screen-reading app built into Windows 10. Narrator lets users with vision issues to use PC and complete common tasks. It comes with two keyboard layouts: Standard and Legacy. The new Standard keyboard layout for Narrator is available starting in Windows 10 build 17692. It is designed to be more familiar to screen reader users. Here is how to change the keyboard layout for Narrator.
Linux Mint 19 "Tessa" features very beautiful wallpapers which many users would be happy to use on their PCs, e.g. in Windows or in other Linux distro. Here is how to download them.
Today, the team behind the popular Linux Mint distro is releasing ISO images for the version Linux Mint 19.1 BETA. The user can download Cinnamon, MATE, and XFCE editions to try out Mint 19.1 "Tessa". Let's see what it offers to the end user.
Microsoft confirmed the rumors that their Edge browser, the default web browser of Windows 10, will move to a Chromium-compatible web engine in the Desktop version.
As you may already know, Offline Files is a special feature of Windows that allows you to access files stored on a network share locally, even when you are not connected to that network. In modern Windows version, it includes a special "Always Offline" mode, that saves your bandwidth by syncing files between your PC and the appropriate network share periodically.
Windows 10 includes a feature called Offline Files that allows making network files and folders available offline when you’re not connected to that network. This feature is very useful when you need to access network resources while offline. You can mark a file or a folder as 'always available offline' to keep its copy stored on your computer. Here is how it can be done.
Starting in Google Chrome 71, there is a new feature that allows showing search keyword instead of the search URL in the address bar. It can be enabled with a special flag.