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How To Set, Customize And Delete Power Plan In Windows 10?
The Power Plan feature in Windows 10 is not new, since it was also available in earlier versions of the operating system. Power Plan is a collection of hardware and system settings that manage how your computer uses power and also helps you to manage your laptop battery life. Managing battery life is important, since without battery power, you cannot use your laptop unless it is plugged into a mains supply. There are three main plans: "Balanced", "Power saver", and "High performance". Each has different uses and settings to adapt to varying situations. Switching between plans makes changes that impact performance and power consumption. If you are not happy with how your plan manages power, you can customize it, by creating custom power plans with specific settings to suit your needs and computer configuration. Despite these options, you probably will not need to make changes to your Power Plan settings, since the "Balanced" power plan is set by default and is optimized for most users.
How To Delete Previous Windows Version System Folder (Windows.old)?
The Windows.old folder is created when upgrading Windows to a newer version, reinstalling or upgrading, and also during major Windows updates. It contains all data and files from your previous Windows installation and can be used to restore your previous version. The folder often occupies a large area of disk space, since frequent upgrades of Windows result in additions to the Windows.old folder. Furthermore, it may slow down your PC.
How To Increase Your Privacy In Windows 10 By Turning Off Some Default Settings
There has been some recent concern that Windows 10 gathers too much private information from users. You may not believe that the latest Microsoft operating system crosses any privacy lines. After all, people have different perceptions of online privacy. Regardless, you many wish to ensure that you keep your virtual world predominantly private. There is no need for concern - Microsoft is not doing anything without your permission - but there are some aspects to consider.
How To Find Your Wi-Fi Password In Windows 7 And Windows 10
To connect to a secured Wi-Fi network, you need a Wi-Fi password, which is often called a Wi-Fi network security key. If you stay in a hotel or participate in an event or conference where a Wi-Fi link is offered, ask for the Wi-Fi password at reception or the event organizers. Wi-Fi passwords are often shown on information/advertising boards or screens. What about other ways to find Wi-Fi passwords? If your company provides Wi-Fi access, then ask your the IT support department for a password. In some cases, such as cafes, city centres, airports, public transportation systems, etc., Wi-Fi links are not secured and you are not required to provide a password upon connection.
How To Turn Off Windows Ads And Other Annoying Stuff In Windows 10?
You may have received your free upgrade to Windows 10, but there is a price to pay. We live in a world full of advertising, and Windows is no exception. Microsoft is gradually increasing delivery of ads and annoying notifications within its Windows operating systems. They appear in many areas such as the lock screen, Start menu, Action Centre, Cortana, etc. A multitude of advertising is delivered including tips, offers, suggestions, notifications, and so on. You may have noticed promotions for Windows apps and services, many of which perhaps have no relevance or interest to you.
What Is a Virtual Machine And How To Create One Easily?
If you have seen INCEPTION the movie, you may find the themes similar to 'virtual machines'. A virtual machine is the emulation of a computer system within a physical PC and functions in an identical manner: it powers up, boots, shuts down, and reboots. We can connect many devices ranging from USB Flash drives to printers and scanners. Virtual machines even have BIOS or UEFI settings of their own, and require drivers for emulated GPUs (Graphics Processing Units) and sound cards.
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