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Add Programs to Startup in Windows 8/8.1

Add Programs to Startup in Windows 8/8.1

Vivek Nayyar March 31, 2014 Comments Off

There are many software applications that are automatically added to the Startup folder in almost every Microsoft operating system. The benefit of having the required applications added to the Startup folder is that the

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Windows 8 System Restore

Windows 8 System Restore

Vivek Nayyar March 24, 2014 Comments Off

After Windows 8/Windows 8.1 is installed on a computer, the operating system automatically creates restore points before every major event that takes place in the OS. For example, if you install or update any

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How to Turn on Windows Defender in Windows 8/Windows 8.1?

How to Turn on Windows Defender in Windows 8/Windows 8.1?

Vivek Nayyar March 24, 2014 Comments Off

Windows Defender is a built-in Windows protection tool in Windows 8/Windows 8.1. By default, Windows Defender is enabled when Windows 8/8.1 is installed on a computer. However this built-in program automatically gets disabled as

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How to Run an Application as Administrator in Windows 8/8.1?

How to Run an Application as Administrator in Windows 8/8.1?

Vivek Nayyar March 24, 2014 Comments Off

‘Run as administrator’ is an option that allows the standard (non-administrator) users to execute any application or script using the administrative rights, provided they have the credentials of the administrator account. From the security

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How to Access Folder Options in Windows 8/8.1?

How to Access Folder Options in Windows 8/8.1?

Vivek Nayyar March 24, 2014 Comments Off

Folder Options was easy to access in Windows 7 and all other earlier versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems. However with the release of Microsoft Windows 8/8.1, since the interface is slightly modified, users

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