Category Archive for: How-to

How to Backup Registry in Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista and XP

It is important to backup registry in Windows before you make any changes like clean registry in Registry Editor. Windows Registry is a database storing massive collection of Windows configurations, settings for apps, all attached devices and user preferences for your PC. If there are issues with the registry, serious system problems may annoy you […]

How to Use CHKDSK Command to Check Disk Error in Windows

CHKDSK command, shorten of Check Disk, is used to scan for and fix hard drive disk errors in Windows. Check Disk utility can scan the disk volume and its sectors for logical file system errors and bad sectors. Today, I’d like to talk about how to use CHKDSK command in your Windows 10, 8.1, 8, […]

How to Open Disk Cleanup in Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP

Disk cleanup is a built-in tool in Windows OS that you can use to clean unnecessary files (temporary IE files, thumbnails cache, files in Recycle Bin, etc.) on the hard disks and free up the space. There are many ways to open Windows disk cleanup in the OS. And this post will list some common […]

How to Fix “This App Can’t Open” Error in Windows 10

Recently, tons of users report the “This App Can’t Open” error in Windows 10. The error message may say “This app can’t open. Microsoft Edge can’t open while User Account Control is turned off.” If you are also one of them, here are 3 methods to show you how to get rid of the Windows […]

How to Fix Corrupted System Files with SFC /scannow in Windows

SFC /scannow is a common command line of System File Checker that you can use in Windows OS to scan for and restore missing or corrupted Windows system files. When you encounter some annoying Windows system issues like blue screen of death (BSoD), it is better to use the SFC command to repair the specific […]

How to Batch Rename Multiple Files in Windows 10

It’s easy to rename a single file in Windows 10, just right-click on the file name and then rename it. But when you need to rename hundreds of files, it will be tedious and painful to rename them one by one. To make your time more valuable, this article will introduce how to batch rename […]

How to Open Disk Management in Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP

When you want to partition or format a hard drive, you need to open the Disk Management tool. This article will introduce how to open Disk Management in Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP. Open Disk Management in Windows 10 To open Disk Management in Windows 10, you could follow these […]

How to Enter Event Viewer in Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP

Event Viewer is useful when you need to check the system event logs and troubleshoot Windows errors. Today I’ll introduce to you several methods of how to enter Event Viewer in various Windows OS. How to Enter Event Viewer in Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista or XP Below are methods for how to enter […]

How to Disable Windows Defender in Windows 10

Windows Defender is a free built-in antivirus software program in Windows 10. If you install other third-party antivirus software like Avast Antivirus, Windows Defender will be disabled automatically. But for some reasons it doesn’t be turned off successfully, you need to disable Windows Defender manually. Disable Windows Defender in Windows 10 through Group Policy If you […]