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Top 5 Wish List items for Windows 10 Commented on: 3 days ago (August 28, 2015)

I use 8GadgetPack to run Gadgets (and all Gadget functionality), on my Windows 10 PCs, and they work awesomely. Highly recommended to anyone who misses the Gadget functionality that Microsoft took...

Stop automatic driver updates on Windows 10 Commented on: 5 days ago (August 27, 2015)

Are you sure this works? When I last tested this, Windows Update completely ignored my "No" "Never" settings, and installed NVIDIA drivers.

I know these options are available, but have you...

FireFox update supposedly optimizes browsers interface for Windows 10 Commented on: 3 weeks ago (August 11, 2015)

I think that this is Mozilla's way of saying "Allow a Desktop App to change the defaults!". Microsoft took that capability away with Windows 10, which is why you see the dialog box pop up. It is...

How To: Manage Taskbar Real Estate in Windows 10 Commented on: 3 weeks ago (August 11, 2015)

You can also drag a system tray icon, from the system tray into the hidden-icon-area, or from the hidden-icon-area into the system tray. It's equivalent to the toggle setting, except you don't...

How to review your Windows Store app download history on Windows 10 Commented on: 3 weeks ago (August 10, 2015)

I was expecting to see history of app downloads/updates. How do we see that information, especially for updates?

"When did AppX get updated? The update for AppX took away functionality, or...

How To: Change How Windows 10 Delivers Updates to Peers Commented on: 4 weeks ago (August 4, 2015)

My concern is with upload bandwidth. I have seen this feature interfere with my internet speeds (confirmed with Resource Monitor)... and so I'm recommending to NOT use the "and PCs on the internet...

"Show Me Tips" Causing High CPU Utilization in Windows 10 Commented on: 4 weeks ago (August 3, 2015)

Have you used Task Manager, and Resource Monitor (at the bottom of the Performance tab), to isolate which process is causing your HDD utilization? I helped a friend recently figure out that his...

POLL RESULTS - To continue or not continue as an Insider - that is the question. Commented on: 9 weeks ago (June 29, 2015)

I'm currently dual booting, between Windows 8, and Windows 10.

Can't I do the following, to BOTH get a free genuine Windows 10, while also staying an Insider:
- Boot into my Windows 8...

What the tweaked Start Screen transparency looks like in Windows 10 Commented on: 22 weeks ago (March 25, 2015)

Transparency amount should be user-configurable, with 2 sliders, one for Start Menu and one for Start Screen. User choice is paramount.

Windows 10 Tip: Customize the Start Menu Commented on: 46 weeks ago (October 7, 2014)

You can pin nearly anything to the left pane of the Start Menu, by simply dragging it there.

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