Windows 10 Tutorials
Where to find tutorials on using Windows 10? I want to learn how to use Windows 10 more efficiently. Here is a collection of tutorials on Windows 10 compiled by FYIcenter.com team. Topics include understanding the operating system; available commands and tools; how to perform basic tasks. Introducti... 2019-07-16, 57887👍, 0💬
Hard drive failed. How do I reinstall Win10 without paying for it?
My 7 year old PC's HDD crashed last night. It won't boot. I had upgraded it to Win10 a few months ago. I will replace it with a new SSD. I intend to create a Win10 bootable USB drive from my laptop. What happens to the license activation? I bought my PC from HP with Win7 on it, and it still has the ... 2016-02-29, 1885👍, 0💬
Windows 10 wont recognise my hardware
Windows 10 wont recognize my cd/dvd drive/burner. It tells me to install one. I have tried to download drivers, it tells me I dont have anything to download them to. I cant down load my games from disk because it doesnt say i have one, My bios see mt drive but windows 10 doesnt. Usually when you ins... 2016-02-26, 1381👍, 0💬
Size of icons in Windows 10 task bar
just installed Windows 10 successfully and I notice that the icons in the task bar at the bottom are really small. Is there any way to increase the size of the icons? Right-click on an empty bit of the taskbar (or at the very top of one of the icons if there is no empty space) and select Properties.... 2016-02-24, 1088👍, 0💬
start button not working in Windows 10
This really needs to get resolved. I can't use any program on my computer that doesn't have an icon on the desktop and I have a program that I need to use! I have tried the fixes listed and nothing is working. I'm getting ready to pay someone to take me back to Windows 7. I wonder how many people ha... 2016-02-24, 1168👍, 0💬
Problem streaming to TV via Sony Blu-Ray player Windows 10
Since installing Windows 10, I have had serious problems streaming via DLNA to my TV via a Sony Blu-Ray player. Frequently the connection drops out and then starts up again. Also when streaming it will pause or stutter many many times making watching shows almost impossible. Prior to upgrading (from... 2016-02-22, 1019👍, 0💬
Resizable Windows 10 Start Menu and Vertical v. Horizontal Scroll
Judging from all the internet bellyaching the last two years or so about the new Start Screen in Windows 8, I'm going to guess I'm the only one that didn't mind it. That being said, I was hoping that this developmental step backward/regress back to the old Start Menu would have seen at least a large... 2016-02-22, 1178👍, 0💬
Resizable Windows 10 Start Menu and Vertical v. Horizontal Scroll
Judging from all the internet bellyaching the last two years or so about the new Start Screen in Windows 8, I'm going to guess I'm the only one that didn't mind it. That being said, I was hoping that this developmental step backward/regress back to the old Start Menu would have seen at least a large... 2016-02-18, 1286👍, 0💬
Can't find the print button in Windows 10
Can't find the print button in Windows 10. Can someone tell me where it is at? Embaarasing but I didn't have this problem with Windows 7/8 1. Which application are you using to perform the print? 2. Did you try pressing Ctrl+P while using the application to see if the Print Wizard opens? Each deskto... 2016-02-18, 3952👍, 0💬
Windows 10 Explorer Search Tool Not Working With Google Drive
Without exception, when I attempt to search files on Google Drive using the Explorer search tool, I am told "No items match your search." This is true even when I know that the directory I am searching contains a file or folder that is responsive to the query. For instance, when I search Google Driv... 2016-02-16, 1405👍, 0💬
My Yoga Pro 2 screen is flashing after upgrade to Windows 10
After upgrading my Lenovo Yoga Pro 2 to Windows 10, the screen keeps flashing or flickering. This behavior might be driver related. To see if this might be resolved by updating your drivers, please try this: Open the Intel HD Graphics Control Panel. Select Power, and then click the On Battery tab an... 2016-02-16, 1352👍, 0💬
What's new in Windows 10?
What's new in Windows 10? Here is quick summary of what's new in Windows 10. The "Start" menu is back. The "Store" is a one-stop shop for music, videos, games an apps. The "Store" is accessible on the taskbar. "Cortana", your personal assistant, is on the desktop. Ask her to set up a meeting or send... 2016-02-12, 3202👍, 0💬
How to reset password of another user on Windows 10?
How to reset password of another user on Windows 10? To reset password of another user on Windows 10, you need to use Control Panel instead of user Settings. 1. Login in as an admin user. 2. Click "Start" menu. 3. Type in "Control Panel", search and run it. 4. Click "User Accounts > Manage another a... 2016-02-12, 1836👍, 0💬
Where is the Log Off button on Windows 10?
It's not in the "Power" menu. Correct. The Log Off button is not in the "Power" menu. It is hidden behind the user name icon. Click the "Start" icon. Click on the user icon on top of the Start menu, you will see the following options: Change account settings - Allows to modify user settings Lock - A... 2016-02-10, 2151👍, 0💬
Making a User as Admin on Windows 10
How to make a user as an admin on Windows 10? Making a user as an Administrator on Windows 10 is not so easy. You need to follow these steps: 1. Login in as an admin user. 2. Click "Start > Settings > Accounts". you will see the "Accounts" screen. 3. Click "Family & other users" link from th... 2016-02-05, 1259👍, 0💬
Creating User on Windows 10
How to create a new user on Windows 10? Creating a new user on Windows 10 is not so easy. You need to follow these steps: 1. Login in as an admin user. 2. Click "Start > Settings > Accounts". you will see the "Accounts" screen. 3. Click "Family & other users" link from the left menu. 4. Clic... 2016-02-05, 1223👍, 0💬
How to check the version number of my Windows 10 system?
I have just upgraded from Windows 8.1 to 10. The quickest way to find out the version of your Windows system, is the following: Click "Start > Settings > System > About", you will see detailed information about your system. It may read like this: PC name: pc Organization: WORKGROUP Edition: Windows ... 2016-02-03, 1096👍, 0💬
How to set up Windows 10?
I finished installating Windows 10 process. If you followed the Windows 10 upgrade and installation process, you will see the "Get going fast" screen at the end with the following message: Change these at any time (scroll to see more). Select Use Express settings to: Personalize your speech, typing,... 2016-02-03, 1596👍, 0💬
How to install Windows 10?
I followed the Windows 10 upgrade process and finished downloding Windows 10. If you followed the Windows 10 upgrade process to download Windows 10, you will see the "License Terms" screen. Click the "Accept" button, you will see the "Ready to Install" scree with 2 items listed: Install Windows 10 H... 2016-02-01, 1206👍, 0💬
How to upgrade to Windows 10?
I am currently running Windows 8. I heard that Microsoft offers a free upgrade. Yes. Microsoft offers a free upgrade from Windows 8 to 10. You can follow these steps to perform the upgrade yourself. 1. Go to www.microsoft.com and clicks the "Windows 10" box. You will see a screen with "Windows 10 is... 2016-02-01, 1226👍, 0💬
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