Category Archives: Windows 10

Fix USB Ports not Recognizing Drives

This is a problem I have off and on with some of my Windows 10 computers. If you follow this tutorial, hopefully it will solve these problems. Thanks to Britec for this solution. Advertisements

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Remove Windows 10 Upgrade Files

If you are one of those people who chose not to upgrade to Windows 10, you may still have some upgrade files left over from the past. Here is an update which will remove those files. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3184143 Note – I … Continue reading

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User Accounts – Adding and Changing

Here’s a new technique to either add or remove user accounts or to change their type. Windows key + R – this opens up the Run Window. Type in netplwiz and then Enter key.         This shows you … Continue reading

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Recover Deleted Files in Windows 10

If you ever delete a file without using the Trash Bin or possibly empty the Trash Bin, here’s a good video on two options to help recover that file. The first option is to use the program Recuva – it’s … Continue reading

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Reset Windows 10 – DANGEROUS!

I was having trouble on my main laptop where I had exchanged a SSD for my hard drive. The computer would not go to sleep and even when powering down, I go an error when restarting. I decided to do … Continue reading

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Start Menu or Search Menu Not Working

I’m working on a friends Windows 10 computer and after adding a couple of Administrator accounts, I noticed that the Start button and Search buttons don’t work in the new accounts. Here is a possible solution. It has a number … Continue reading

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Movie Maker in Windows 10

For those of you looking for Movie Maker, it’s still available and will work with Windows 10. Here’s a video on the process. Note – it appears you can still download and install the other Windows Essentials programs.

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