Category: Windows

How to Reinstall and Re-Register Cortana in Windows 10?

  Cortana needs no introduction now. It is the cloud based artificial intelligence assistant. Cortana made its inception with Windows Phone 8.1 and now it is there in all advanced Windows and Windows Phone versions. The popularity of Cortana soared high because of its highly intuitive …

Open source Lightroom alternative Darktable comes to Windows

Free open source Lightroom alternative Darktable is now available for Windows. Previously only on Linux and MacOS, the raster graphics editor is aimed at non-destructive raw photo post-production and is primarily focused on improving a photographer’s workflow by facilitating the handling of large numbers of images. …

How to Enable or Disable Credential Guard in Windows 10?

  Credential Guard is a feature that uses virtualization-based security to separate certain secrets so as to make them accessible to only privileged system software. The secrets are always suceptible to cyber threats owing to the increasing degree of hacking. Hence unauthorized access is deleterious to …

How To Set Up A 4K Monitor On Windows 10

4K monitors are the high-end displays that people, particularly gamers, opt to use if they can afford to buy one. If you’ve recently bought a 4K monitor, there are a few things you need to do in order to set it up. Monitors are, generally, plug …

View and Modify Your Monitors Settings with ControlMyMonitor

ControlMyMonitor is a free portable tool from NirSoft that allows you to view and modify the settings of your monitors, including brightness, contrast, sharpness, red/green/blue color balance, color presets, etc. It works on any version of Windows, from Windows Vista and all the way to Windows …

Windows Server: Protected Privileged Accounts

  In this Ask the Admin, I’ll outline some of the security features in Windows Server that can be used to help keep sensitive accounts safe. Windows Server contains several technologies to help keep privileged accounts secure, including the Protected Users group and Authentication Silos. Before …

Memory Cleaner for Windows

Windows manages the memory usage quite efficiently without any user intervene but there might still be some room left to improve. And that’s why a lot of System Tuning Utilities out there are still making options to clean up the RAM to make your PC run …

Shotcut Is A Windows Movie Maker Alternative

Microsoft has deprecated Windows Movie Maker officially earlier this year. If you have a new machine or reinstalled Windows from scratch, chances are there isn’t a free video editor that you can get from Microsoft, unless you have upgraded your Windows 10 to the latest this …