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How to join Windows Insider Program

Microsoft’s Windows Insider Program lets you try out new features that the company is brewing up for the next major Windows update before its public release. Enrolling in WIP is free, all you need is a Microsoft account to get started. Before you join WIP, know that Windows Insider preview builds are often unstable and might […]

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How to download Your Phone app on Windows 10

Microsoft released the Your Phone for Windows 10 to let users sync their smartphones with their computer. The app was internally tested as a beta in Windows Insider builds first and then released for everyone with the launch of Windows 10 version 1809 in October 2018. You can download Your Phone app from the Microsoft Store […]

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How to start Windows 10 in safe mode

The good old methods of booting a Windows machine into safe no longer work with the Windows 10. But that doesn’t mean Microsoft has taken the functionality out of the OS. Windows 10 safe mode is still there, you just have to try alternative methods to boot into it. For the less knowledgeable, Safe mode […]

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How to create a zip file on Windows 10

Windows 10 supports compressing and de-compressing the most common file compression format — .zip. While the option to unzip a file is quite obvious in the OS, it’s the option to zip a file in Windows 10 which makes users scratch their heads. Windows 10 has the option to create a zip file labeled as “Compressed (zipped) folder” under Send to option […]

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How to check Windows 10 version

To check your Windows 10 version, all you have to do is go to the About your PC section. There you’ll find your system’s Windows specifications like version, install date and OS build info, along with other core specifications of your PC. Open Start menu and click on the Settings icon. Select System from the list of […]

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How to fix Windows 10 update error 0x80242008

Did Windows 10 throw an update error 0x80242008 on you? Well, according to Microsoft support team, this error occurs when the update handler itself cancels the operation/update request. In our experience though, error 0x80242008 occurs mostly when you change some update setting on your system after Windows has already checked for an update, but you still try […]

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How to turn on bluetooth on Windows 10

Like every other OS, Windows 10 has a switch to enable Bluetooth under device settings. However, to turn on Bluetooth on Windows 10, you must have the hardware required for Bluetooth installed on your system. If you’re on a laptop, you’ll most likely have the Bluetooth feature. However, if you’re on a Desktop, chances are […]

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Can’t find HomeGroup setting in Windows 10?

Microsoft recently released the April 2018 update for Windows 10. The new release brings with it a handful lot of new features, but it also leaves some behind. Windows HomeGroup feature, which let users connect multiple computers under the same network to share files and stuff, has now been removed from the latest update to Windows […]

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How to share files with nearby devices on Windows 10

The Windows 10 April 2018 update is now live and is rolling out to all Windows 10 users as we speak. If you haven’t received the update yet, you might want to check out our neat trick to get the update installed on your PC instantly. Among all the great features of the latest Windows 10 […]

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How to download Windows 10 April 2018 update (version 1803) instantly

Microsoft is finally rolling out the much awaited Windows 10 update version 1803 (April 2018) to all Windows 10 users starting today. However, since this is a mass rollout, not everyone may get the update pushed to their Windows PCs right away. The software giant will be rolling out the version 1803 update in several stages, […]