Here is a neat little registry edit for Windows 8 and Windows 10 systems that shows the build information and Windows version on the lower right corner of the desktop as watermark. The famous PaintDesktopVersion registry edit still works in Windows 8 and Windows 10, but there is another way to display the same information, plus the Windows installation directory name.Read more
If you’re using desktop background slideshow or third-party wallpaper changer software and want to find the file name of the currently displayed desktop wallpaper, then this article is for you. The current wallpaper path is are stored in the registry but is not displayed in the modern Personalize settings page in Windows 10.
This post tells you how to find the current wallpaper file name and path in Windows 8 and Windows 10.Read more
Have trouble installing updates from Windows Update? Check out the Windows Update Troubleshooter/Reset Tool from Microsoft. This tool resolves most of the Windows Update issues by resetting the service configuration.Read more
When testing network connectivity or when performing other troubleshooting tasks, you may need to turn off the Windows Firewall temporarily. To quickly disable or enable the Windows Firewall, you may use the Netsh.exe command-line in Windows 10 and Windows 8.Read more