One of the more useful features built into Windows 10 is System Protection, which regularly creates and saves the settings and critical system files in the operating system as restore points. This helps you restore your computer back to the previous, more stable state, if anything goes wrong. By default, System...

Administrative Tools is a handy folder that Microsoft has included in the Control Panel. It contains a range of different tools for system administrators and advanced users. These tools vary depending on the version of Windows 10 you are using, but there’s always plenty to go around if you are looking at ways to...

The tried and tested Control Panel and the modern new PC Settings may have been woven from the same cloth, but they provide a different set of options, making both a necessity for desktop users. The former offers a myriad of features to manage a computer, while its Metro counterpart, obviously, handles the management...

Windows 8.1 Preview comes with a lot of new options, and like most things in life, new things do have a tendency to go wrong. Take this new connectivity feature that is part of the upcoming operating system, for instance. Microsoft has added in a new option that automatically detects metered connections, allowing...

With the oodles and oodles of improvements Microsoft seems to be preparing for Windows Blue, it appears that the software titan is also giving the Metro Control Panel a new coat of paint. The idea is to redesign the Metro Control Panel to make managing their devices and computers easier for beginners and novice...

Finally, some expressive new action on the Windows 8.1 front! This time it comes in the form of new screenshots that showcase some new enhancements that are packed in the upcoming OS. And Microsoft does indeed aims to bring several improvements in the upcoming upgrade. The several leaked versions of the upcoming...

OK, let’s start talking about the control panel in Windows 8. The Control Panel as usual is a hub for a TON of Windows 8 system functionality controls. So we’ll start from the beginning. Lets take a look at System Security. You can get to this from the Control Panel > System and Security System Security Clicking on...

A new leak and a new video. We are starting to see some shadows of the Metro-esque flourishes that may characterize the next version of Windows (Windows 8 ) and… We like! Looks really beautiful with smooth fonts and nice soft blue colors… Here’s an image AND a video.. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKuxZHcJov0