Articles tagged: Windows 8

Unsupported hardware notification

Why is Windows Complaining About Unsupported Hardware?

Unsupported hardware because the CPU is too new? It’s a scenario some users of older Windows versions can experience. There are a couple of solutions.

Where can I download Windows?

Where Can I Download Windows?

You can download Windows versions 7, 8.1, and 10 from legitimate sources. If you have a legal retail product key, this could be your replacement media.

Tiled Start Menu in Windows 10

Open-Shell: Regain Your Start Menu in Windows and Much More

The single biggest complaint about Windows 8 and 10 is the tiled Start menu. Don’t like it? There’s an app for that.

Tip Of The Day: Executable Properties

PSInfo

Tip of the Day: The PSTools Suite of Command Line Tools

Control Panel

Tip of the Day: Yet Another Way to Open Control Panel

Move, Copy, Make a Shortcut

Tip of the Day: Move, Copy, or Create Shortcut

Windows File Explorer

Tip of the Day: Master File Explorer Columns

Driver Update

Tip of the Day: Use Device Manager to Update Drivers

Device Manager

Tip of the Day: Access Device Manager Quickly

Windows File Explorer

Tip of the Day: View the Full Path in Windows File Explorer

Performance Options

Tip of the Day: Disable Screen Effects for Speed

Volume Mixer

Tip of the Day: Quick Access to the Volume Mixer

Taskbar Icons

Tip of the Day: Large and Small Taskbar Icons

Letter to Mom

Tip of the Day: Edit Elsewhere

TAB Key in Action

Tip of the Day: TAB Through Fields

Save As Location

Tip of the Day: Where Does Save Save?

Set as default output device

Tip of the Day: Change the Output Audio Device

Jump List

Tip of the Day: Use Jump Lists

Hide the TaskBar

Tip of the Day: Hide the Taskbar

Running https://askleo.com

Tip of the Day: Run Anything

Toggle Keys option

Tip of the Day: Get Notification When Caps-Lock is Toggled

Printer Windows 7

Tip of the Day: System-Wide Printer Settings

Problem Steps Recorder Recording

Tip of the Day: Problem Steps Recorder

ClearType

Tip of the Day: Tune Your Text for Easier Reading

Windows File Explorer

Tip of the Day: Restart Explorer

RAM

Tip of the Day: Add RAM

Battery Report

Tip of the Day: Get a Battery Report

Side-by-side Explorer windows

Tip of the Day: Side-by-side Explorers in Four Keystrokes

Sendto Notepad

Tip of the Day: SendTo Notepad

netplwiz

Tip of the Day: Log In Automatically

Hotspot List in CMD

Tip of the Day: View Remembered Wireless Networks in Command Prompt

SHIFT+Click to run another instance

Tip of the Day: Quickly Run Two Copies of a Program

Additional clocks in Control Panel

Tip of the Day: Add Another Clock

Wordpad

Tip of the Day: Try the Word Processor You Already Have

Start /min

Tip of the Day: Run a Program Minimized from the Command Prompt

System Information

Tip of the Day: System Information in a Keystroke

Change folder icons

Tip of the Day: Change a Folder’s Icon

Projector Mode in Windows 10

Tip of the Day: Projector Mode

ipconfig

Tip of the Day: View Your Network IP Configuration

Creating a Webpage Shortcut

Tip of the Day: Make a Shortcut to a Web Page

Taskbar Properties

Tip of the Day: Manage Taskbar Icons

Taskbar Areas

Tip of the Day: View the Full Taskbar Notification Area

Running Explorer in Command

Tip of the Day: When “Run as administrator” Isn’t Available

Run "As Administrator"

Tip of the Day: Run “As” Administrator

CTRL+ALT+DEL

Tip of the Day: CTRL+ALT+DEL

Turning Off Hibernate

Tip of the Day: Turn Off Hibernate (and Free Up Some Disk Space)

Mouse Selection Techniques

Tip of the Day: Mouse Selection Techniques

Shutdown Windows Dialog

Tip of the Day: Exit Windows Using ALT+F4

Tracert

Tip of the Day: Tracert