How to Change Camera Permissions for Apps in Windows 10

Most laptops that you purchase today have a webcam built in. The webcam has become a standard component for many computers, and many of the apps that you use everyday likely have some way that they can utilize that camera. But you might be concerned that a bad person could gain access to your webcam […]

How to Show Your Most Used Apps on the Start Screen in Windows 10

You probably have a lot of programs installed on your Windows 10 computer, but it’s likely that some of those programs get used much more often than others. You can create desktop shortcuts or add a button in the taskbar for some of these programs, but you can also enable a setting in Windows 10 […]

How to Change Battery Saver Threshold in Windows 10

While laptop batteries have been increasing in their capacity for a few years, it’s still very likely that you will experience a low battery level at some point or another. When this happens and you aren’t able to plug in your charger, then you might be looking for a way to get a little more […]

How to Change Your Double Click Mouse Speed in Windows 10

The double-click of the mouse for Windows users is something that often becomes second-nature over time. Since we need to use it so often to open a folder or a file, it’s basically an unconscious reflex when it needs to be used. But some people double-click slower or faster than others, and a different computer […]

How to Change Mouse Pointer Speed in Windows 10

When you use a computer a lot, you get into a groove where you are used to things working a certain way. When something is slightly off, it can be very noticeable. One situation where this could happen is with the mouse that you are using. If you typically use a different computer at home […]

How to Turn Off the Touchpad When a Mouse is Connected in Windows 10

The touchpad on your Windows 10 laptop can serve as a functional mouse that lets you navigate your computer without actually having a physical mouse, whether it’s wired or wireless. But you may occasionally connect a mouse to your laptop, and you might find that you are sometimes touching the touchpad when the using the […]

How to Change Touchpad Scroll Direction in Windows 10

Your Windows 10 laptop touchpad has a number of features that allow you to interact with it in useful ways. Many of these features can be beneficial in making the laptop easier to use without a mouse, including an option to scroll through programs and Web pages by dragging two fingers at the same time. […]

How to Turn On Tablet Mode in Windows 10

Many laptop computers that you can buy today have touchscreen capabilities. The ability to interact with your computer in this manner can make certain tasks a little easier, and it’s likely that you purchased your laptop specifically because of this feature. But if it seems like your Windows 10 computer isn’t optimized for a touchscreen, […]

How to Show Smaller Taskbar Buttons in Windows 10

The taskbar at the bottom of your screen in Windows 10 is a good place to put shortcuts to your most commonly-used programs. You can add a number if different apps to this location, and make navigating on your computer a lot simpler. But you may think that the buttons are too large, or you […]

How to Enable Storage Sense in Windows 10

While hard drives have gotten bigger and cheaper over time, we can still run into issues where we run low on storage. Eventually this means that we need to delete some older files, or move them to external storage. While you can go through and delete files manually, Windows 10 has a feature called Storage […]