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What Is Microsoft Phone Link on Windows 10 and 11?

Many people use a Windows PC and Android phone throughout the day. Making these two platforms work together is important, which is where Microsoft Phone Link—formerly known as “Your Phone”—comes in. We’ll explain why you …

How to Convert MOV Videos to MP4

If you’d like to convert a MOV video to MP4 so that it plays on most devices, you have both graphical and command-line methods to do that. Here’s how to perform the conversion using the free VLC and FFmpeg tools on Windows an…

How to Install Windows 11 From a USB Drive

You can install Windows 11 on a supported device by downloading and using the ISO file that’s available on Microsoft’s official website. To do this, you’re going to need a flash drive and meet certain requirements….

How to Connect to Wi-Fi on Windows 11

When you need a wireless internet connection on your Windows 11 machine, you’ll probably want to connect to Wi-Fi. Here are two different ways to do it—and how to troubleshoot when things go wrong.

How to Install Bash on Windows 11

Bash, the default shell on most Linux distributions, runs better than ever on Windows 11 thanks to upgrades to the Windows Subsystem for Linux. Here’s how you install the Bourne Again Shell using Windows Terminal….

How to Restore Taskbar Labels on Windows 11

One of Windows 11’s most contentious features is the redesigned taskbar. Many long-standing abilities have been stripped away, including the “Combine Taskbar Labels” preference. Luckily, there’s a way to ungroup the icons on …

How to Install Fonts on Windows 10

Adding new fonts to Windows 10 is a quick way to customize your PC and your documents, and it is easy to do. Your newly installed fonts will be available in Microsoft Office applications like Microsoft Word as well as other W…

How to Change Your DNS Server on Windows 10

Windows 10 uses your ISP’s DNS server by default, but it is possible to change it. Other DNS servers offer additional features like added security and privacy, website filtering, and they may even improve your speed….

How to Test Your Webcam on Windows 10 or 11

You should always check and make sure that your webcam works before an important video meeting. Here’s how to do it in Windows 10 and 11—and in some popular video-chatting apps, including Zoom, Google Meet, and Discord….

How to Log In as Administrator on Windows 10 or 11

It is sometimes useful to run programs as administrator — but what if you want to run everything as administrator? Windows 10 and Windows 11 include an administrator account, but it is disabled by default — for good reaso…
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