Category: Other Tips and Tricks


Steps Part 1 Uninstalling Windows Messenger 1   Go to the “Uninstall a Program” window. To access this window, navigate to Start>Control Panel>Programs. From this window, click “Uninstall a Program.” You will now see a list of programs.[2] 2   Read more…


Steps Part 1 Displaying the Recycle Bin on Your Desktop 1   Open the desktop icon settings. In order to continue, you will need to first show the Recycle Bin on your desktop. In order to do this, press the Read more…


Steps Method 1 Map Your Phone’s Location with Find My Phone 1   Go to the Windows Phone website. 2   Sign in with the same Microsoft account registered with your phone. 3   Select “Map it” to locate your Read more…


Steps 1   Open a folder (empty or with files). Then locate the “Organize” menu. 2   Click the down arrow button you are seeing beside “Organize” to open the menu. 3   Choose “Folder and search options” item. 4 Read more…


Steps 1   Open Windows Charms. Press Windows Key + C. Search for Control Panel and click on the option when it comes up. 2   Navigate to Change Adapter settings. Go to Network and Internet and then select Network Read more…


Steps Part 1 Downloading SecureAccess to a USB Drive 1   Connect your SanDisk USB flash drive to your computer. Do this by plugging in the USB flash drive into an available USB slot on your computer. 2   Download Read more…


Steps 1   Remove all unused icons and shortcuts. Right click on your desktop and hover on “Arrange Icons By” and uncheck “Show Desktop Icons.” After doing this, you should have a completely clean desktop, with your wallpaper left. 2 Read more…


Steps Method 1 Using Miracast Wirelessly 1   Make sure your screen receiver is set up and connected to Wi-Fi. Your receiver display must be connected to the same wireless network as your computer to use Miracast’s screen mirroring feature. Read more…


Steps 1   Install software like Classic Shell or Start Menu 7, which puts the start button and Windows 7 start menu in Windows 8. The start button or start orb and Windows 7 start menu is not included in Read more…


Steps 1   Restart your computer. You should have either the Windows Installation disk or Windows-Bootable USB in your computer. 2   Press any key when prompted. You’ll see the screen prompt you to press any key to use the Read more…