53 Answered Questions for the topic Microsoft Windows
Windows 10 cannot open files or apps
So I accidently in regedit when to internet settings then permissions and denied permissions on the current user I was on. So know I cannot open any files and most applications except control... more
Microsoft Windows Windows 10
How to uninstall a program ( App, Game , social app), even when the Control Panel will not uninstall it.
I am trying to uninstall an app called "Goodgame Empire". However, when I deleted the app in the recycling bin, the app was there in settings in my storage. I went to the Control Panel a uninstall... more
How can I download my recorded lessons?
I want to save my tutor's lessons. How can I download my recorded lessons?
Microsoft Windows Health
How can Windows 10 help me reduce blue light and allow me to sleep better?
New research adds to this already large body of evidence of the power of blue light to interfere with sleep. The study of healthy young adults found exposure to blue light from computer screens... more
Why should I learn how to get the most out of Windows 10?
Do you personally use a MAC or Chromebook and use Windows at work?Do you currently use Windows 7 or Windows 8?Are you getting a new computer with Windows 10?Are you presently using Windows 10 and... more
Space in cmd prompt
How do i write/create blank space in cmd promt, space bar nor tabs work?
A software for file(exe) binding?
Can you recommend a powerful file binder(joiner) for windows? I need to attach a program(exe) to a host program so they can run together.
Action-adventure game for learning to use a gamepad?
I am trying to teach my fiance to play action-adventure cooperative games. I started with *Rayman Origins* and *Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light*, but they both require some experience handling... more
Alert when I receive an email from a certain sender in my Gmail account?
I am looking for a Google Chrome extension or Windows 7 program that can trigger a visual, hard-to-miss notification whenever I receive an email from a certain sender (defined by a specific email... more
A software to monitor GPU temperature changes?
It happens quite often that while playing heavy games, my laptop shuts off due to GPU overheat. I need a software that does the following: - Records GPU temperature - When the temperature... more
A software to simulate a 3d building construction?
I need a software that simulates a 3d building environment such that i can show components to be installed inside the building, for a presentation I would prefer something that runs on windows,... more
What is a screen recorder with mouse movement and can save the recording as video?
I'm looking for screen recording software that supports: - dynamic zooming of the page - captures mouse movements - allows captions to be overlaid - stop/continue recording - sound recording ... more
Windows HTML/CSS editor that has live preview?
What is the best text editor for HTML/CSS that has **live preview**? I use Sublime Text 3, but v3 has no live preview plug-in yet.
Windows Application for broadcasting the screen through the local network?
I am going to teach a group of 5 people. I want to broadcast my screen to other users(students). What software you can suggest for this purpose? - Paid/Free: it does not matter - Requirement: it... more
Windows software for custom shortcut keys?
I would like a software which allow me to create custom shortcut key like: - Shortcut to my Dropbox folder - Shortcut to open my text editor - Shortcut to write my usual password (bad idea I... more
Which Windows edition to choose for re-distribution as part of a virtual machine?
I have developed a server application which is hosted by an IIS 7.5 running on Windows. Aside from a web frontend the application also provides a SOAP and a REST API. Clients will only interact... more
WD My Passport Backup Software for Windows?
I just recently got a portable hard drive for backups, and in starting to use the software that WD includes I have gotten annoyed by the lack of information that it gives. All it tells you is the... more
Virtual DVD/CD writer to emulate a physical writer and writable disk?
A friend had bought a HP dv7 Pavilion, which came with a licensed Windows 7 and its own utility software. It had an option to make a recovery disk which, of course, is quite useful. Now the... more
What software exists that can sync between two Windows PCs over LAN?
What software exists that can sync a specific directory between two Windows PCs over LAN and LAN only (i.e no cloud access requirements like dropbox)? Features I am looking for: - Easy setup (GUI... more
Webcam recording software for Windows?
Can anyone recommend software that will allow you to record video from a webcam? ***Requirements:*** - Windows 7 compatible - Saves the video in a common video format, such as AVI, MPEG, MP4,... more
My new computer has been on the “Your PC ran into a problem” screen for about 2 hours
My new Alienware 17 computer has crashed and been like this for several times but never for this long, I’m scared it will malfunction if I shut it down myself. Help!
What software solution can I use (on Windows 10) to keep all my non-Microsoft software up to date?
In other words, is there a Windows 10 equivalent to apt-get / rpm / brew? Preferably cheap or free, and available for use in my business? The more software packages it supports, the better.... more
Windows 7: Uninstall multiple programs?
I am looking for a program that can automatically uninstall multiple programs one right after the other. For my job, I initialize, set up, and remove junkware from computers for new employees. The... more
Windows Media Center alternative?
I am looking at an alternative to windows media center for recording and watching TV. Setting up the TV tuner in media center was super easy, but all the other software I've tried was difficult to... more