Storage Sense Windows 10 Feature – Get & Enable It

Storage Sense Windows 10

Storage Sense Windows 10 feature was introduced in version 1703 or Creators Update. And you will find this feature can be very much useful, here are why.

Every time you surf on the net, you collect a lot temporary files and your computer saves them in your device automatically. Not to mention, the files that you consciously add to your computer, like new programs, downloading files, and so forth.

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Enable or Disable Start-up Programs on Windows 10 Task Manager

How to disable start-up programs on Windows 10

I am currently having this problem with my PC. So whenever I switch my device on, I need “forever” to wait until my desktop is active and I can start using my own computer.

Sure, there are many ways to speed up your computer, and one of them is to alter your Start-up programs. These programs are the programs that will automatically start whenever your PC is turned on.

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How to create Zip file in Windows 10

How to create Zip file on Windows 10

This built-in Zip function is actually found already in previous Windows OS versions, such as Windows 7, creating a Zip file from one or more files and folders in your PC.

It has nothing to do with your laptop brands though, as long as it has Win 10 OS in it, however this Windows 10 how-to post uses this Lenovo as the device.

So the old days, where you will need to install additional Zip software were over since then, because you can actually create Zip file easily without extra software.

How to Create Zip File in Windows 10?

You can create a Zip file from one file or folder or more, using two methods:

Method 1.

1. Prepare your file or folder.

2. Select the files or folders you want to send to a Zip.

Right click on the selected file, and select, “Send To” then click on, “Compressed (zipped) folder“. (see following screenshot)

Send To - Compressed ZIP
Send To – Compressed Zip

3. Then you can name the file with your custom name.

Method 2.

You can use this method, if you have File Explorer open.

1. Select your files or folders, then on the top, click on “Share“.

2. Then click on “Zip” icon. Name your file.

ZIP File inside File Explorer by clicking Share, and ZIP
in File Explorer, Share – Zip

Then how do we unzip our file?

To unzip the file, you can easily double click the Zip file, and it will extract it.

Upgrade Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 and Keeping Your Files

Upgrade Windows 8.1 to 10

I actually recorded the video about how I did upgrade Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 on July 2015, but only got time to edit and published it recently.

There are several things you should check first, before you run the processes.

These are things that I would check, before running the process to upgrade Windows 8.1 to Windows 10.

1. Check if your computer has the requirements to upgrade.

2. Backup your important files from your computer, just in case, things turns into unexpected result.

3. You should have your license key of your current OS you have in your PC.

4. Get all the updates of Windows 8.1 before you start to upgrade Windows 8.1 to Windows 10.

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“A media driver your computer needs is missing” Win 10 with Parallel Desktop

A media driver your computer needs is missing

Windows 10 build 10049 technical preview was released some days ago and available to download.

I thought I would want to install it on my HP laptop, but I decided to install it on my iMac.

I don’t recommend you to install Windows Technical Preview version on your laptop or PC and if you do, please update media drivers of your computer first.

So I also downloaded it, and wanted to install with Virtual Machine, Parallel Desktop.

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Unable to Install Windows 10 9901 Build Parallel Desktop and VMware Fusion

Windows 10 9901 Technical Preview

Windows 10 9901 build can now be seen everywhere on the net, besides of the official tech preview of Win 10. WinBeta already published a video on trying it, and as a curious person, I tried to install it too.

However, I almost unable to install it because of an CPU error on Parallel Desktop, and another error on VMware, yes, I tried VMWare to see if it’s my Parallel Desktop’s problem.

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