Microsoft Windows users may notice a process running on their computer called "dllhost.exe". Users wonder what it is and if it might be a virus. … [Read more...] about What is DLLHOST.EXE?
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Microsoft Windows 10 users may often notice a process called "smss.exe" running on their system. You may wonder "What is smss.exe?". What does it do? Is it a virus? … [Read more...] about What is SMSS.EXE?
A lot of Microsoft Windows 10 software specifies in their system requirements that they need certain CPUs or better to run. Sometimes those system requirements specify how many CPU cores are needed. So now you need to know how many CPU cores your computer has. … [Read more...] about Windows 10: Find How Many Processor Cores for PC
Sometimes Active Directory DNS fails to scavenge properly and delete old DNS records. You can grab a list of records using PowerShell. … [Read more...] about PowerShell: Get Old AD DNS Records
If a user can't access an application that authenticates with Microsoft Active Directory, it's helpful to check to see when the user last set their password since the application may be using cached credentials. Here's how to use PowerShell to get the passwordlastset value. … [Read more...] about PowerShell: Check When User Last Set Active Directory Password
The Windows Registry is a database that is used to store configuration settings for a range of purposes in one organised location. It is primarily designed to store settings for the operating system to use such as settings for device drivers, services, and the kernel, but other software can use it too. … [Read more...] about What Is the Windows Registry and How to Access It?
If you’ve ever enabled a setting by accident, through a bug or through some prank happy friends, you know how annoying it can be to work out what setting was changed, and how to change it back. In this article, we’ll cover how to get Windows 10 out of tablet mode. … [Read more...] about Get Windows 10 Out of Tablet Mode
Just because the Windows clock went missing doesn't mean you can't use your computer, but it is annoying. You're used to knowing what time it is by only glancing over at the clock, but now it's invisible, missing, or it's gone black. The following tips should get the Windows clock back where it should be and keep it there. You'll finally be able to glance over and know what … [Read more...] about Fix: Missing Windows 10 Clock
First off - download managers aren't necessary. Your computer can download things all on its own. That said, it can be a helpful tool to make your computer more efficient. If you play video games or perform other bandwidth-intensive tasks, having the ability to automatically throttle any downloads in the background can be great. These programs can also help you keep your … [Read more...] about Best Download Managers For PC
It's not a huge task to take your eyes off your computer screen and see what notification you have on your phone. But, you have to admit that doing that throws you off, and you end up losing your train of thought. Being able to see your Android notifications on your Windows computer is a lot better. You can quickly see if the notification is worth your attention or not and … [Read more...] about How to Get Android Notifications to Your Windows Computer