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How to View Hardware Information and Usage in Windows 10 There are many desktop gadgets for Windows available on the Internet. Gadgets specifically for CPU usage, RAM info, and Graphics memory information. We had earlier shared on how to get these desktop gadgets on Windows 10. Now, what if you get one simple application that sticks on the screen and shows you ALL hardware information, usage, and statistics? Sidebar Diagnostics We had shared before some really cool hardware monitoring software for Windows. Sidebar Diagnostics provides all necessary information about a particular hardware in a sidebar view of your screen so that you can quickly view them and act accordingly. As you can see in the above screenshot, it’s placed on the right side of the screen. Hardware Information Displayed Starting with the CPU it displays temperatures and clock speed along with the total load on the CPU and specific cores. As you scroll down you can see the information about all the drives and Network. Customization and Settings Graphs It’s One of its Kind

.NET Framework 3.5 installation error: 0x800F0906, 0x800F081F, 0x800F0907 This problem occurs when you try to install the Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 on a computer that is running Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012. This error code occurs because the computer cannot download the required files from Windows Update. This behavior can be caused by network, proxy, or firewall configurations or by network, proxy, or firewall failures. If you cannot access this website, check your Internet connection, or contact the network administrator to determine whether there is a configuration that blocks access to the website. This behavior can also be caused by a system administrator who configures the computer to use Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) instead of the Microsoft Windows Update server for servicing. To configure the Group Policy setting, follow these steps: Open the Specify settings for optional component installation and component repair Group Policy setting, and then select Enabled. Insert the Windows installation media.

link for page that I can't save Does activation remain valid in case of revert to Win7? Originally Posted by BlacksmithIf I revert to the previous Win version before the 30 day trial period of Win 10 is over: Will I be able to install Win10 any time after 29 of July 2016?Yes. Originally Posted by BlacksmithI upgrade all PC now and immediately revert to Win7.Windows built-in reversion has proven to not be all that reliable. Making a backup image of Windows 7 with Macrium Reflect would be a much better guarantee of a successful restore back to Windows 7.

How to install Windows 10 from USB: Screenshot Tutorial In this post we will see how to clean install Windows 10 using a USB flash drive, on a separate partition. This process can even be used if you want to dual-boot it with another operating system. For this, you will have to first create bootable USB media from ISO for Windows 10. NOTE: Read this post Install Windows 10 after upgrading first. Having done this, you will have to set your computer to boot from a USB device. To do this on my Dell laptop, I have to restart it and keep pressing the F2 key to enter the Boot Options Setup. Use the 4 arrow keys of your keyboard, navigate to the Boot tab and change the settings. Once you have done this, with your USB connected to your laptop, restart the laptop. Note for Windows 10 users: If you upgrade to Windows 10, the new OS will take the product key and activation details from your earlier OS. On restart, your computer will boot from the USB, and display the following screen. The setup will start. You will be presented with the License terms.

Windows 10's best tricks, tips, and tweaks No Chromecast? No problem, at least after Windows 10’s November update, which enabled the Edge browser to cast media to Miracast- or DLNA-equipped devices with just a few clicks—though beware that the implementation has some quirks, and won’t work with DRM-protected streams from Netflix, Hulu, and the like. YouTube works just fine though! To beam a video to your TV, open it in Edge, then click on the three horizontal dots in the upper-right corner of the browser. A drop-down menu appears; click Cast media to device. Should.

These are Windows 10's new keyboard shortcuts The Windows 10 Technical Preview adds all sorts of nifty new features designed to appeal to PC power users, but it also includes some nifty newcomers that you can’t actually see—fresh keyboard shortcuts! The details come courtesy of Brandon LeBlanc of Microsoft’s Blogging Windows blog. If you install the Windows Tech Preview this weekend be sure to check these out. Snapping window: Windows key + Left or Right — LeBlanc says: "(Can be used with UP or DOWN to get into quadrants.)" Quadrants is the new Snap view mode that pins apps to the four quarters of the screen.Switch to recent window: Alt + Tab – LeBlanc says: "Hold shows new Task View window view, let go and switches to app." If you want to start using Windows 10’s greatly enhanced Command Prompt hotkeys (copy-pasting via the keyboard, yesssss) then be sure to check out Scott Hanselman’s extensive post on the topic. Windows 10’s newfound support for keyboard shortcuts in the Command Prompt isn’t enabled by default, however.

How to Disable the Lock Screen on Windows 10 « Windows Tips How to Disable the Lock Screen on Windows 10 If your PC setup includes a mouse and keyboard, you'll be happy to know that most of the touchscreen-first features of Windows 8 have gone by the wayside in Windows 10. Where it once required awkward gestures to access key features, Windows now recognizes when you're using a traditional desktop or laptop, then responds by making sure that all features can be easily discovered with clickable buttons and menu entries. Unfortunately, there are still a few minor remnants of Windows 8's touchscreen-first approach. Most notably, a lock screen greets you as soon as you boot your PC, which has to be clicked or swiped away before you can log into Windows. Method 1: Use Group Policy Editor to Disable the Lock Screen This first method is the easiest, but it may not work for some folks, as the Group Policy Editor program that it uses is not included in all editions of Windows. Method 2: Use Registry Editor to Disable the Lock Screen

10 Windows Task Manager Tricks You Didn't Know If you’re like most Windows users, the only time you pull up the Task Manager is when an application is frozen and you need to kill it. It’s perfectly fine to use the Task Manager for that, but you should know that you may be overlooking some features that you’d find useful if only you knew about them. When Microsoft revamped the Task Manager in Windows 8, people lashed out and complained that Microsoft had ruined yet another thing that wasn’t broken to begin with. But not all of it was bad, and with the extra improvements made in Windows 10, the Task Manager is actually pretty awesome now. So let’s take a closer look at what you might be missing out on. 1. As of now, there are five different ways to launch the Task Manager. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 2. As we mentioned before, the most common reason to open the Task Manager is to kill a frozen application. That’s when the Analyze Wait Chain feature in the Task Manager comes in handy. 3. 4. Here’s where the Task Manager really shines. 5. 6. 7. 8.

不必重灌,Refresh Windows Tool讓你有乾淨的Windows 10系統 | 精選技巧 | 硬是要學 每個人的使用習慣不同,挨踢路人甲一向喜歡乾淨不太複雜的環境,不過有品牌的電腦除了系統內建的軟體外,都會安裝一些有的沒的軟體,是否是置入性行銷我不知道,況且這些軟體有的會很很佔資源,因此常常買電腦後的第一件事情就是重灌乾淨的系統,其實 Windows 10一樣有「重設」電腦的功能,可以讓你移除所有項目或保留我的檔案方式來回到系統的初始狀態,但廠商預載的軟體無法移除,想要乾淨的系統不必重灌,微軟推出的 Refresh Windows Tool小工具可以滿足你的需求。 當電腦沒有正常運作時,重灌電腦是最後的大絕活,假如連電腦都不能進入系統,通常我會使用USB的開機碟來重灌系統,但缺點是必須先備份,且所有的登入帳戶、個人檔案和個人設定需重來。若能開機進入系統,想要重灌直接使用WinToHDD在硬碟上直接安裝Windows系統較快,其實Windows 10有提供【重設】電腦的功能,讓你回到系統的初始狀態,事實上就是重新安裝系統,且安裝時可以讓你選擇保留或移除檔案方式,除非你的硬體出問題重灌,不然善用內建的重設電腦功能,真的很方便哦! Windows 10內建的「重設」雖然好用,但畢竟不是最乾淨的系統,有買過品牌的電腦(如華碩、宏基、技嘉、Lenovo 等)都知道,常常會會預載一些軟體,使用內建的重設功能是回到廠商出廠的預設值,仍然有那些置入性行銷的軟體,想要徹底乾淨的系統得重灌,不想重灌又想保留資料,可以改用微軟推出的工具 Refresh Windows Tool,讓你輕鬆變成乾淨的Widnows 10系統。 微軟推出的工具「Refresh Windows Tool」,可線上安裝最新版 Windows 10 家用版或 Windows 10 專業版,並移除電腦上您所安裝或預先安裝的應用程式,且可以選擇保留個人的檔案資料,讓你有乾淨的系統又不會遺失資料,當然也有缺點,「Refresh Windows Tool」會移除 Windows 標準配備以外的所有應用程式與驅動程式,假如你買的設備有特別硬體裝置,有可能會造成驅動程式相容問題或遺失數位授權,所以部分驅動程式還是要手動自行安裝,所以使用前務必再三確認與備份資料。 進入微軟Refresh Windows Tool介紹網頁,可以詳讀此工具的功能與細則。 往下捲動看到〔立即下載工具〕按下來下載「Refresh Windows Tool」。

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