How to Disable Cortana’s Ever-Present Listening and Clear its Existing Data in Windows 10

Stop Cortana Listening

Whenever you enable Windows 10’s voice assistant Cortana, it is always in the listening mode and it listens to whatever you say either intentionally or unintentionally. Sometimes, it even picks up those conversations that are not even intended for your computer system and hence it messes up the things. Moreover, it also keeps a track ... Read more

How to associate a file extension with a specific application in Windows 10

Windows File Extensions

A default program is a program that Windows uses to open a specific application. For example, when you double click on a .txt file, notepad will open because the file extension .txt is associated with notepad by default. But sometimes you may want to associate the file extension with your favorite application. In this article, ... Read more

How to uninstall Windows 10?

Get ready for the turnaround

You’ve been a proud owner of the latest Windows 10 for more than a week now, but soon enough you found that the new operating system’s just not effective that much for you? The reason could be anything like a mission critical program doesn’t work right, or you hate the new Start menu, or maybe Cortana is giving you the skulk.

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How to disable the “Get Windows 10” icon in the notification area?

The “Get Windows 10” icon in the tray has been installed as part of the KB3035583 Windows update. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3035583 To remove that icon permanently uninstall this update in the windows software center. The Windows update function might offer this update again in future, so don't forget to hide it in Windows update so that it does not ... Read more

How to Clear Recently Used Desktop Background Images from Windows 10 Settings

Clear Windows Background Image History

The Desktop background images are those images that are displayed on your Desktop as soon as you sign in to your computer system. The most recent five Desktop images are stored in your registry in Windows 10. If you ever want to get rid of any of these images, you can simply do this by ... Read more