Category: Windows


Slitheris Network Discovery – Free Network Scanner for Windows


Slitheris Network Discovery is a network IP scanner that discovers all the IP-based network devices on your local area network, scans them and displays some network related information for you. It runs on Windows platform but is capable of detecting a lot more kinds of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, Linux, etc.

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How To Use Emoji Natively on Windows 10


Emoji is getting so popular that how Windows 10 can miss the ride. Believe it or not, according to Emojipedia’s changelog, it even supports middle finger Emoji at one point. Windows 8 was the first version of Windows that supports Emoji out of the box but only in black and white. And Windows 10 is the version that gets a lot of updates that caught up with the tide.

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How To Switch Network Between Public and Private in Windows 8.1 and 10


Since Windows 7, you must choose a network location when you connect to a network for the first time, either Home, Work, or Public. This automatically sets the appropriate firewall and security settings for the types of the network that you connect to. Pick the right location when connecting to a network to ensure that your computer is always set to an appropriate security level.

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Windows 10 New Feature: Controlled Windows 10 New Feature: Controlled Folder Access to Protect Your Data from RansomwareFolder Access to Protect Your Data from Ransomware


To better protect your valuable data from malicious apps and threats like Ransomware, Microsoft introduces a new feature called Controlled folder access in the upcoming Windows 10 Falls Creators Update. When enabled, it monitors the changes that apps make to the files in certain protected folders and sends you a notification when a blacklisted app is trying to make a change to these files.

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Windows 10: How To Use and Customize The New Start Menu


Back to early this year, way before Windows 10 was announced, a UX/UI designer named Jay Machalani started a research project trying to fix what’s wrong in Windows 8 and proposed a conceptual idea for, in his own words, Windows 8.2. And guess what, the new revamped Start Menu appeared in Windows 10 is a lot like his, a version that hybrids both the classic Start Menu and the modern Start Screen into one, with static menu items on one side and the live tiles on the other.

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Windows 10 Task Manager Show Command Line


Microsoft made a drastic change to its Task Manager in Windows 10, as a developer and pro consumer this is a very welcome change. As Windows 10 receives new major updates on a regular basis, the Task Manager also welcomes new features as well. For instance, upcoming major Windows 10 update this Fall will include the GPU usage in the Task Manager. It’s a welcome addition to the gamers, graphic/video designer and cryptocurrency miner to monitor their system load.

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