Articles tagged: windows vista

Will My Old Computer Run Windows 10?

Will My Old Computer Run Windows 10?

There are several options to extend the life of an older machine, depending on its capabilities.

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

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

Hide the TaskBar

Tip of the Day: Hide the Taskbar

Running https://askleo.com

Tip of the Day: Run Anything

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

Sendto Notepad

Tip of the Day: SendTo Notepad

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

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

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

Search Results

Tip of the Day: Windows File Explorer Search

nslookup and ping

Tip of the Day: Resolve IP Addresses in Command Prompt

Home Page in Internet Explorer

Tip of the Day: Change Your Browser’s Home Page

Startup Folder

Tip of the Day: Add Your Own Auto-Start Programs

Copy as path Example

Tip of the Day: Copy as Path

Drag and Drop into Command Prompt

Tip of the Day: Drag and Drop Full Paths into Command Prompt

Open with

Tip of the Day: Quickly Change the Default App for a File Type

Clicking the icon to minimize and restore an app

Tip of the Day: Minimize and Restore Programs Quickly Using the Taskbar

Calculator

Tip of the Day: Windows Calculator

Remove the FAX

Tip of the Day: Dump the FAX

Remote Folder Listing

Tip of the Day: Use Remote Files Without Connecting First

Windows File Types or Extensions

Tip of the Day: File Extensions

Speccy

Tip of the Day: Get Speccy