Category Archives: Windows 10

How to find the Windows Accessories folder in the Start menu

How to find the Windows Accessories folder in the Start menu

Where to find the missing Windows Accessories, Windows System, and Windows Administrative Tools folders in the Start menu.

Windows 10 has many different built-in apps. To make these apps more accessible and easier to find, Microsoft has arranged them under several thematic folders in the Start menu. Every consumer-based Windows 10 version comes with these folders: Windows Accessories, Windows System, Windows Administrative Tools, and Windows PowerShell.

You can now resize the Start menu independently from Windows Search

You can now resize the Start menu independently from Windows Search

Windows has a ton of new visual changes coming soon in the next update. Some of these modifications are tiny and come without much fanfare or completely unannounced. A small change to how Windows handles the Start menu and Windows Search UIs is one of these improvements. Now, users can resize the Start menu independently from Windows Search.

Microsoft to end Windows 10 version 1909 support in a month

Microsoft to end Windows 10 version 1909 support in a month

Many users are averse to install the latest Windows versions and prefer to stay on previous releases to avoid potential bugs and instabilities. Microsoft respects such a view and gives every user the freedom to choose when to install a newer Windows version as long as their preferred release remains supported.

Change Weather Location on Taskbar in Windows 10

Change Weather Location on Taskbar in Windows 10

Here's how to change weather location on Taskbar in Windows 10.

One of the most recent updates to Windows 10 brought a new hub called "News and Interests." By default, it shows a weather forecast in the taskbar providing users with the most necessary weather information. When you click on the forecast icon, Windows 10 opens a flyout with additional information, such as traffic, news, sports results, finances, etc. The News and Interests flyout is fully customizable, so you can specify what topics you want to follow, what sources to get the articles from, etc. In this article, you will learn how to personalize one of the available cards, Weather.

How to Change Camera Brightness and Contrast in Windows 10

How to Change Camera Brightness and Contrast in Windows 10

Starting in Windows 10 build 21354, you can change Camera Brightness and Contrast.

Modern expensive webcams come with bundled software for adjusting different settings and parameters. These settings can improve image quality and adapt it to your environment for better video conference experience. Unfortunately, not everyone can afford a $200+ webcam.

How to Enable or Disable Camera in Windows 10

How to Enable or Disable Camera in Windows 10

From a privacy point of view, you may want to disable Camera in Windows 10. We will review two methods of how it can be done. Almost all modern portable devices come with a camera these days. Laptops and tablets come with webcams and 2-in-1s like Surface come with dual cameras. Windows 10 ships with a Camera app for all essential functionality related to capturing video or pictures. Skype calls, various online services, Win32 apps and Universal apps can access your camera.

Windows 10 Build 21354 is out to Dev channel Insiders

Windows 10 Build 21354 is out to Dev channel Insiders

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Build 21354 to Insiders in the Dev channel. This is a significant update from a newer branch, co_release (Cobalt release), which belongs to Windows 10 version 21H2. Major changes include new personalization options for news and interests, new display settings like advanced display brightness controls, new Camera options. Also, MSPaint and Snipping Tool now receive updates from the Microsoft Store, and a number of other changes.