Battery Level: Battery Status Tile For Windows 8.1 Start Screen


I love the Start screen in Windows 8/8.1 and strongly feel that it’s way better than the old Start screen for a variety of reasons. That said, just like any other software, it’s not perfect and there is certainly room for improvement. There are plenty of free apps out there to enhance the Start screen […]

Three Ways To Know Motherboard Model Number


Most PC users re-install Windows operating system twice or at least once in a year for a number of reasons. One of the first and must do things after installing or re-installing a version of Windows is to install all necessary hardware drivers (see how to know driver version). And in order to get some […]

3 Tools To Remove Start Button From Windows 8.1 Taskbar


The Start button re-introduced with Windows 8.1 isn’t very useful, especially if you prefer hitting Windows key to switch to the Start screen. While the button might help PC users who always use mouse to switch to the Start screen, most desktop and laptop users use the Start button very rarely. The original purpose of […]

3 Ways To Disable Touchpad In Windows


Touchpads have been around for more than a decade but the fact is most of the laptops that ship with Windows don’t offer great touchpad experience. Only a handful number of Windows laptops ship with good quality touchpads. It’s because of this reason, most users plug in a mouse while using a laptop for productive […]

How To Quickly Disable Touch Screen Input In Windows 8.1


Windows 8/8.1, the tiled Windows operating system, is designed for touchscreen. The lock screen, Start screen, Charms, and PC settings have specially been designed for touchscreen. Many experts feel that Windows 8 couldn’t succeed because it was primarily designed for touchscreen and failed to impress traditional PC users. Those of you have used Windows 8/8.1 […]

How To Add Run Command To Taskbar In Windows 7/8


Run command, which has been present in Windows since Windows 95, is a nifty feature to quickly launch programs and admin tools right from the desktop area without having to navigate to the Start menu/screen or Control Panel. For instance, as you likely know, we can quickly launch Programs and Features window by typing appwiz.cpl […]

Fix: Boot Camp Icon Is Missing From Taskbar System Tray


Installing Windows on a Mac using the official Boot Camp Assistant software is certainly the easiest and best way of installing Windows on a Mac computer. In addition to the fact that it’s extremely easy to use and setup, when you install Windows using Boot Camp, Windows and apps will have full access to the […]