Windows screen magnifiers – ZoomIt and Magnifier

Follow Us The use of the Windows screen magnifiers – ZoomIt and Magnifier This article provides information on two Windows screen magnifiers – ZoomIt and Magnifier. From Windows 95 to Windows 10, Microsoft has provided the Magnifier tool that zooms in on parts of the screen. This is very handy if you want to see…

Create and edit a screen capture using Paint and Irfanview

Follow Us How to create and edit a screen capture using Paint and IrfanView You can screen capture the whole of a screen or any part of a screen using the Snipping Tool in Windows 7/8.1/10, But I prefer using a screen capture that I capture using the Microsoft Paint tool that all versions of…

Restore a backup or system image to a different PC

Follow Us Restore a backup or system image created on one PC to a different PC Problem Is it possible to restore a backup or system image to a different PC? I have used Macrium Reflect to restore a system image created on many PCs on those same PCs. I have also often used it…

Malware PUP that can replace a web browser

Follow Us Malware PUP that can replace  a web browser with a fake copy The users of Windows computers should be aware that malware exists that can replace a web browser with a functioning imposter that looks and behaves like the real thing. Since Windows Vista, a feature called User Account Control (UAC) requires user…

Windows 10 Backup and Restore always fails to complete

Follow Us Windows 10 Backup and Restore always fails to complete after upgrade from Windows 7 External hard disk drive problem If you have recently upgraded from Windows 7 SP1 or 8.1 to Windows 10, you might find that although Win10 backs up File History properly, using Backup and Restore – provided by all of…

Use Windows 10/8.1/7 ISO image to create install DVD or flash drive

Follow Us Where to get an ISO image used to create a Windows 10, 8.1 and 7 installation DVD or flash drive If Windows 10, 8.1 and 7 gets irrecoverably hosed somehow and you are unable to restore a recent system backup or system image, Microsoft provides the installation files for every version in the…

How to get Windows 10 free any time after the July 29 2016 deadline

Follow Us The only way to get Windows 10 free any time after the July 29 2016 deadline The deadline to obtain Windows 10 free – the Home or Pro edition – is July 29, 2016. Windows Update upgrades Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1 when the computer owners give it permission by clicking on…