Windows 10 Guide

Windows 10 offers a bevy of helpful features, including the Cortana digital assistant, an improved Start menu and a flexible user interface that toggles between desktop and tablet modes. Read our advice before deciding whether to upgrade, then browse through dozens of tutorials designed to help you make the most of Microsoft's operating system.

Latest Headlines

Windows 10 Update Borked Millions of Webcams. Here's a Fix.

The Windows 10 Anniversary Edition delivered a slew of new features, but it also screwed up webcam compatibility for consumers around the world. If your go-to for Skype isn't working any more, it's no...

Windows 10 Update Wastes 20GB: How to Get It Back

This month, Microsoft started rolling out its Windows 10 Anniversary Update, a major upgrade to the company's flagship operating system. The update adds several features, including Windows Ink, Cortan...

How to Move Your OneDrive Folder

Microsoft's OneDrive cloud storage service is a huge convenience because it keeps your files synced across devices and backed up onto the internet. However, depending on how much you store in it, your...

Forget Laptops, Headtops Are the Future

Throw out your mouse. Torch your touch screen. As soon as next year, you'll be able to use an augmented-reality headset as your primary PC, running Windows apps that float in front of your face and th...

How to Add Quick Access Folders to Windows Explorer

If you use Windows 10, chances are that spend you spend a fair amount of time combing through your folders in Windows Explorer. However, if you need to access a directory that's several levels away fr...

How to Turn Your Windows 10 PC Into a Wireless Display

Since it launched in July 2015, Windows 10 has offered the ability to mirror your screen to any dongle or device (TV, Blu-ray player) that's compatible with the popular Miracast standard. However, wit...

How to Open Folders in the Windows 10 Taskbar

If there's one or two folders you constantly access and you're tired of cluttering your display with multiple Windows, there's a trick to embed folders in the Taskbar. This way you'll be able to op...

How to Download Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Including Its ISO Files

If you have Windows 10 installed, you'll soon be getting Anniversary Update, a huge upgrade that adds several major features and dozens of minor ones. With Anniversary Update, you get Cortana on the ...

How to Get Windows 10 Anniversary Update & Use Its New Features

As of August 2nd, Microsoft has begun rolling out its Windows 10 Anniversary Update, a major upgrade for its flagship operating system, which includes a host of new features. Once you've run the updat...

How to Add or Remove Cortana from the Windows 10 Lock Screen

As of the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Cortana is available from the lock screen. Without taking the time to log in, you can use Cortana to get the latest weather report, check on an upcoming flig...