On-screen keyboard pops up

On-screen keyboard pops up

The on-screen keyboard seems to be misbehaving on a growing number of Windows 10 desktop PCs. It appears to be due to a inconsistency between its “new” and traditional Control Panel settings. The on-screen keyboard is switched off in Windows 10’s “new” settings, but...
Change folder permissions

Change folder permissions

Folder permissions can be set with your FTP client or the File Manager under cPanel. public_html – 0750 Sub folders inside public_html – 0755 Files inside public_html – 0755 or...
Completely disable quick access

Completely disable quick access

Many users don’t like how Quick Access behaves in Windows 10. Here’s how to completely disable it. Disclaimer: This procedure requires editing the registry. Recommended for expert users only. Proceed at own risk. First, set Windows Explorer to open on This PC. Press...
Open Windows Explorer on this PC

Open Windows Explorer on this PC

There appears to be a bug with the Chrome icon in Windows 10. Here’s how to fix the huge Chrome icon that appears from time to time. Update (Nov 2016): This appears to be a temporary solution only. Chrome updates seem to have the bug reappear. Right click the Chrome...
Fix huge Chrome icon

Fix huge Chrome icon

There appears to be a bug with the Chrome icon in Windows 10. Here’s how to fix the huge Chrome icon that appears from time to time. Update (Nov 2016): This appears to be a temporary solution only. Chrome updates seem to have the bug reappear. Right click the Chrome...
Clear all print jobs from the queue

Clear all print jobs from the queue

If a print job gets stuck, follow these steps to clear the queue: Right click the Start button (Windows 8, 8.1, 10) Click Command Prompt (Admin) Enter the following commands: net stop spooler del %systemroot%\System32\spool\printers\* /Q /F /S net start...