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Windows sign-in screen with Microsoft Account picture.

Tip of the Day: Set or Change Your Microsoft Account Picture

Google Chrome's Cross-browser Sync option

Tip of the Day: Use Browser Sync to Migrate Bookmarks, Extensions, and more

Desktop Shortcuts to Important Sites

Tip of the Day: Put Important Website Shortcuts on the Desktop

Windows Key Shortcut

Tip of the Day: The Taskbar Program Keyboard Shortcut

Copy Dropbox Link

Tip of the Day: Send Links Instead of Attachments

Phone Scam

Tip of the Day: Don’t Believe Caller ID

Wi-Fi Password Configuration

Tip of the Day: Set a Wi-Fi Password

Narrator settings

Tip of the Day: Windows Narrator

PowerToys Shortcut Guide

Tip of the Day: PowerToys

Password

Tip of the Day: Make Your Passwords Longer

Pushd and Popd in Command Prompt

Tip of the Day: PushD and PopD

Password history

Tip of the Day: LastPass Password History

View update history in Windows 10

Tip of the Day: View Update History

Zoom in Internet Explorer

Tip of the Day: Bigger and Smaller with CTRL+ and CTRL-

Printers & scanners in Windows 10, showing Microsoft XPS Document Writer

Tip of the Day: Get Rid of XPS

Inspect Document option in Microsoft Word

Tip of the Day: Check Word Docs for Information Leakage

Camera privacy settings in Windows 10

Tip of the Day: See and Control Webcam Access in Windows 10

Output Devices listed in Windows 10 Taskbar Volume Control

Tip of the Day: Easily Change Your Audio Device in Windows 10

Email address on sign-in screen

Tip of the Day: Control Your Email Address on the Sign-in Screen

Windows 10 Print to PDF printer

Tip of the Day: Print to PDF

Creating a folder in the Start menu in Windows 10

Tip of the Day: Windows 10 Start Menu Folders

Wired Keyboard

Tip of the Day: Blow Out your Keyboard with Compressed Air

Night light settings in Windows 10

Tip of the Day: Night Light in Windows 10

Back Up!

Tip of the Day: Back Up!

Command History

Tip of the Day: Command Prompt Command History

Clipboard History

Tip of the Day: Use Caution with Clipboard History

Net Start showing running services in Windows 10 Home

Tip of the Day: Show Running Services with Net Start

Googling Paypal

Tip of the Day: Search is Safer than Spam

Maximized Restored Window

Tip of the Day: Quickly Maximize with Double-click

Windows Manage Default Printer

Tip of the Day: Regain Control of Your Printer in Windows 10

Directory listing of parent directory

Tip of the Day: The Special Meaning of “.”

Tip of the Day: Locating Windows Wallpaper

Emoji Keyboard showing Symbols

Tip of the Day: The Emoji Keyboard is for More than Emojis

USB Power Bank

Tip of the Day: Consider a USB Power Bank

Format Disk Dialog

Tip of the Day: Quick Format is (Probably) Enough

Voicemail in Google Voice

Tip of the Day: Google Voice

Task Manager - Network

Tip of the Day: Task Manager and Network Usage

Multiple Download Buttons

Tip of the Day: Watch Those Download Buttons

Moving through a list with the keyboard

Tip of the Day: Move Quickly Through a List with the Keyboard

The Emoji "Keyboard"

Tip of the Day: The Windows 10 Emoji Keyboard

Background Apps Setting in Windows 10

Tip of the Day: Disable Background Apps in Windows 10

PUPs with Adobe Flash Player

Tip of the Day: Watch Out for PUPs

Command Tab Expansion

Tip of the Day: Filename Expansion

Undo

Tip of the Day: Back Away from Mistakes with Undo

Pin to the taskbar

Tip of the Day: Pin Common Programs to the Taskbar

Clipboard History

Tip of the Day: Use the Clipboard for Backup

Subscribe!

Tip of the Day: Subscribe Does Not Mean Paid

Registry Editor Properties - Details

Tip of the Day: Get the Windows Version from an Image

Rename This PC

Tip of the Day: Change Your Machine’s Name

Power and Sleep Options

Tip of the Day: Leave Your Laptop Running When Plugged In