In Windows, important files are placed into the WinSxS folder. When updates are made to the system, old data is stored in the folder so that it can be restored if necessary. As a result, the folder can become very large over time. However, you should never simply delete files from this folder when you start running out of disk space. Windows offers special tools for this.
Windows 7 allows you to change the system language. This lets you display the operating system’s interface elements in a variety of different languages, provided that Microsoft offers a corresponding language pack. This can vary depending on the edition you are using. Here, you’ll find detailed instructions on how to change the language in Windows 7.
Modifying the Windows 8 display language can be helpful when multiple people who speak different languages are using the same PC. Microsoft Windows incorporates a vast portfolio of different languages. But how do you install additional system languages in Windows 8, and swap between them? And what happens to other Microsoft programs after you modify the language settings? Find out in this article....
If your computer no longer works as it should, or if you want to give it away, it can make sense to reset Windows 8. In this article, we’ll show you how to go about this, what you need to do in order to keep your files or alternatively delete them – all in a few simple steps.
Missing your Windows 8 product key? Finding it sometimes sounds easier than it is, but if you know the right steps you’ll never miss it again. There are multiple options to find your Windows license product key – either by using an external utility program or a Windows tool. We’ll show you how to find it quickly.
Passwords provide vital protection for private documents, pictures, and online banking information. In order to ensure sufficient protection, it is important to create very strong passwords and to change them on a regular basis. One of your most important passwords is the one you use for your operating system. This guide will explain how to change your Windows 7 password in five simple steps.
Safety first: Security experts recommend regularly changing your password. Windows 8 provides different ways to do this. We explain step-by-step how to change your password and show you how to reset your password in Windows 8.
Changing your Windows 8 keyboard language is an easy way to use special characters when writing in different languages. You can either switch languages by using key combinations or by selecting the relevant option from the taskbar. In your PC settings, you also have the option to add new keyboard languages. We’ll introduce you to various options in this article.
Life is considerably more relaxed when you have secure passwords. If you’re worried about your personal data and want to improve the password protection in windows 10, you can easily change your password. We explain the easiest ways to do this and provide tips for setting a strong password step-by-step.
A username is an important security element when using a computer. Only the right combination of usernames and passwords, for example, will grant access to the system and to all its files, and settings. Changing usernames is easy to do and can be done as often as needed. The following article will explain how to change your username in Windows 7.