Change Firefox Home Page in Ubuntu Mate

Change Firefox Home Page in Ubuntu Mate

As you may already know, Ubuntu 17.10 got released along with its various spins. This is a very significant release of the OS with many changes. The main release ditched Unity for Gnome. Most of its exclusive software and patches were excluded from the distro. If you have installed the Ubuntu MATE spin, you might be surprised that you cannot change the home page in Firefox. Here is a workaround.

ms-settings Commands in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

ms-settings Commands in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

The Settings app in Windows 10 replaces the classic Control Panel. It consists of many pages and inherits a lot of classic settings. Almost every Settings page has its own URI, which stands for Uniform Resource Identifier. This allows you to open any Settings page directly with a special command. In this article, I would like to share the list of Settings pages URIs (ms-settings) available in Windows 10 versions 1709 "Fall Creators Update".

Boot to UEFI Firmware Settings In Windows 10

Boot to UEFI Firmware Settings In Windows 10

In Windows 10, there are two ways to boot directly to the UEFI Firmware settings from inside the running OS. You can use the GUI or the command prompt. Here is how it can be done.

Add Run With Priority Context Menu in Windows 10

Add Run With Priority Context Menu in Windows 10

As you may already know, Windows shares your computer's CPU resources between running apps. How many resources will be given to a process is determined by its priority. The higher the priority level, the more resources will be allocated to the process. In this article, we will see how to add the 'Run With Priority' context menu to start an app with the desired priority level in Windows 10.

.NET Framework 4.7.1 Offline Installer is out

.NET Framework 4.7.1 Offline Installer is out

Microsoft today released the final version of .NET Framework 4.7.1. The release is available for Windows 10 1703, 1607, Windows 8.1, Windows 7 , Windows Server 2008, 2012 and 2016. Here is how to get it.

Get OneDrive Files On-Demand in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Get OneDrive Files On-Demand in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

OneDrive is the online document storage solution created by Microsoft which comes bundled with Windows 10. It can be used to store your documents and other data online in the cloud. It also offers synchronization of stored data across all your devices. "Files on-demand" is a feature which can display placeholder versions of online files in your local OneDrive directory even if they were not synchronized and downloaded. If you didn't get the Files On-Demand feature after installing Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, here is simple fix.

Windows 10 Build 14393.1794 is out with KB4041688

Windows 10 Build 14393.1794 is out with KB4041688

Microsoft today released Windows 10 Build 14393.1794 to stable branch users. The package KB4041688 is now available for everyone. This cumulative update is applicable to Windows 10 version 1607 "Anniversary Update". Let's see what has changed.

Diwali 2017 theme for Windows 10

Diwali 2017 theme for Windows 10

Diwali is the Indian festival of lights, colors, decorations, feasts, dressing richly, and of enjoyment and spreading cheer, warmth and happiness. It is a special time in the life of Indian people: they light Diyas, launch fireworks and celebrate this festival by sharing sweets and snacks. This is a really generous time. So, I wish you Happy Diwali and would like to share a theme with you.