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+.

Add Inherited Permissions Context Menu in Windows 10

Add Inherited Permissions Context Menu in Windows 10

By adding a special context menu "Inherited Permissions", you'll be able to turn on or off the inherited permissions for files and folders quickly with one click, without opening the Advanced Security Dialog.

Firefox 66: Scroll Anchoring

Firefox 66: Scroll Anchoring

Mozilla is adding a new feature to Firefox 66. Scroll Anchoring should eliminate unexpected page content jumps that happen when images and ads are being asynchronously loaded at the top of the page, making you scroll the page down.

Firefox 67: Individual Profiles for Simultaneously Installed Versions

Firefox 67: Individual Profiles for Simultaneously Installed Versions

When you install several Firefox versions in Windows (e.g. the stable one, Beta, and ESR), all instances will try to share a common browser profile. This often leads to issues, because changes between versions may break profile compatibility.  This changes with Firefox 67.

Vivaldi 2.3: Custom Screenshot File Name, Address Bar Improvements

Vivaldi 2.3: Custom Screenshot File Name, Address Bar Improvements

The team behind the most innovative Vivaldi browser released a new snapshot of the upcoming version of the app. Vivaldi 2.3.1430.4 allows including frequently visited pages in the URL drop-down list of the address bar. Also, you can set a custom name template for your screenshots.

Enable or Disable Inherited Permissions in Windows 10

Enable or Disable Inherited Permissions in Windows 10

Today, we will see what Inherited Permissions are in Windows 10, and how they affect files, folders, and Registry keys. Also, we will learn how to disable and enable them for an object in Windows 10.

Assign Keyboard Shortcuts to Extensions in Firefox

Assign Keyboard Shortcuts to Extensions in Firefox

A new feature has landed in pre-release versions of Mozilla, and it will reach the production branch soon. Firefox users will be able to assign keyboard shortcuts (hotkeys) to actions available for installed extensions.

Enable Dark Title Bars with Custom Accent Color in Windows 10

Enable Dark Title Bars with Custom Accent Color in Windows 10

As you may already know, Windows 10 allows you to switch between the dark and light themes. This can be done with Settings. The appropriate options are located under Personalization -> Colors. Also, you can customize the accent color and apply it to the Start menu and taskbar, and/or window title bars. With a simple Registry tweak, you can enable the black color for title bars only, and keep the current color of window frames (e.g. the default blue color).