The Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool: A Full Guide

Microsoft maintains an important tool for Windows users called the Malicious Software Removal tool. If you’ve been running a Windows system (including Windows 7, Windows 10, and Windows 11) without any antivirus software for a while, it’s a good idea to use this tool to scan for malware your system may be infected with. It’s …

8 Apps to Enable Tabs in File Explorer on Windows 10

One of the most frustrating things about Windows File Explorer is that you can’t have different folders open in separate tabs. It’s a great all-around solution to save time and declutter your desktop, but Windows has historically been against the change.  In 2019, Microsoft added the “Sets” tab management feature to Windows 10, but they …

The 8 Best File Managers for Windows 11/10 in 2022

Windows has a good file manager, doesn’t it? But, it seems File Explorer in Windows 11 isn’t what it used to be. There’s no more ribbon toolbar, the visible functions are limited, and some functions aren’t always there. It can be confusing and hard to read. Compared to Windows 10 File Explorer and older versions …

8 Best Browsers for Old and Slow Computers

Web browsers have evolved greatly over the years, adding on more features all the time. A side-effect of this feature bloat is that modern browsers are resource hogs. They need the latest operating systems and large amounts of memory to work without issues. You can try speeding up Chrome on your computer, but it just …

4 Best Port Forwarding Software Apps and How to Use Them

Port forwarding redirects external connection attempts to your local network to a specific device on that network. Most people do not need port forwarding, so ports on a home network should generally be kept closed. But, there are plenty of reasons you might want to set up port forwarding, too. If you need to set …

6 Best Free Hard Drive Testing and Diagnostic Software

When you get a brand new hard drive or you suspect something’s wrong with your current one, you should check for errors. The best way of detecting various internal errors is using free hard drive testing software. Don’t worry about paying for premium diagnostic tools because all hard drive manufacturers have their own. In this …

How to Make Any App or Game Go Full Screen in Windows

It’s fun to immerse ourselves in games and focus without any distractions. Full-screen mode helps reduce distractions. In this article, we will show you how to go full screen in games as well as apps. Some games and apps refuse to run fullscreen for a variety of reasons. Hopefully, this article will clear everything up …

How to Reset Group Policy Settings on Windows 10

You can change most Windows 10 settings through the Settings app or the Control Panel on Windows. That said, you may need to rely on the Local Group Policy Editor when you need to change more advanced settings.  The Local Group Policy Editor provides a more comprehensive interface to change basic settings (i.e., settings that …

How to Boot into Safe Mode in All Versions of Windows

If your computer is acting up, Windows Safe Mode can help you troubleshoot problems that interrupt or prevent Windows from starting normally. This way, you can make repairs on your own without having to visit a computer repair shop. Safe Mode starts Windows in a basic state using a limited set of files and drivers …

How to Fix Bootmgr is Missing in Windows 10

If your Windows PC refuses to turn on and displays the  “Bootmgr is missing” error, there are many ways to fix this issue and boot up the PC normally. There are various reasons for this error but it generally occurs when there’s an issue with corruption of system files on the PC. 1. Restart Your …