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 […]

How to Change Screen Resolution in Windows 10

Is everything on your screen to small, or is your computer display not taking up the full size of the monitor? This is most likely a display resolution, and it’s something that you can probably fix by changing the display resolution in Windows 10. Our tutorial below will show you where to find the Windows […]

How to Uninstall a Program in Windows 10

Over time with your Windows 10 computer you may have tried some new programs to see if they gave you the functionality that you needed. Inevitably some of these won’t work properly or you won’t like them, but it’s easy to just leave an old program on your computer until you start running out of […]

How to Add Another Column in Windows 10 File Explorer

When you open File Explorer in Windows 10 in the Details view, you see some basic information like the filename, Date modifed, and Type. For many people this is an acceptable amount of information, and they will rarely have a need to display more than that in File Explorer. But you are able to customize […]

Free Reference Card for Windows 10

Windows 10 shares a lot of similarities with Windows 7, but also adds a lot of new features and capabilities. If you recently installed the Windows 10 upgrade, however, you might find that you have some difficulty performing functions that you could do easily in Windows 7. Most of these features are still around in […]

Free White Paper: 6 Important Benefits of Upgrading to Windows 10

Windows 10 is all over the news and technology blogs as more and more people take advantage of the free upgrade that comes with many versions of previous Windows operating systems. But you might be comfortable with Windows 7 or Windows 8, and are hesitant to download and install the free Windows 10 upgrade, as […]