Basic Windows concepts – mouse usability & how it’s dying

Mouse Usability

Windows was designed from the start (pun not intended) ­čść to be easy to use. Usability in simplest terms means how friendly and convenient something is to use. When applied to input devices of a […]

Basic Windows concepts – mouse & keyboard window management

Window Management

Let’s go through the basic Windows concepts of window management with the mouse and keyboard. New versions of Windows have improved this dramatically with Windows 7 being a significant improvement in keyboard operations but taking […]

Basic Windows concepts – user interface

UI Concepts Start Menu

In this article, I will explain the basic Windows concepts of the graphical user interface. While you may already know these basic Windows concepts or fundamentals of operation, Microsoft themselves have been changing or redesigning […]

Basic Windows concepts – Files and Folders

ExplorerFI

In this article, I will explain the basic Windows concepts of files and folders. While you may already know these basic Windows concepts or fundamentals of operation, Microsoft themselves have been changing or redesigning certain […]

Basic Windows concepts – parts of a window

Window Featured Image

In this article, I will explain the basic Windows concepts of parts of a window and why certain things are designed the way they are, since the blockbuster release of Windows 95. While you may […]

How to open PowerShell as administrator

Powershell Admin

During the course of making adjustments to various Windows settings, you may need to open PowerShell as administrator dozens of times. Here’s how to do that quickly at the right path.

How to open command prompt as administrator

Command Cmd Admin

During the course of making adjustments to various Windows settings, you may need to open command prompt as administrator dozens of times. Here’s how to do that quickly and at the right path.

Registry Editor (Regedit) basics to learn to adjust settings

Windows Registry

Windows is an extremely complex operating system with hundreds of thousands of settings. In case you are not familiar with some fundamentals such as the Registry, here are some Registry Editor (Regedit) basics to learn […]