Windows

Taskbar transparent Windows 11
How to make the taskbar transparent in Windows 11
  • Configuration

You can use the Transparency effects in Windows settings to make the taskbar transparent in Windows 11. However, it’s not possible to have a completely transparent taskbar with this method. We recommend using the free tool TranslucentTB to make the Windows 11 taskbar completely transparent. We’ll show you the steps required to get a transparent taskbar.

How to make the taskbar transparent in Windows 11
DirectStorage
How to use DirectStorage in Windows 11
  • Configuration

DirectStorage is great news for gamers because the Windows 11 DirectStorage API significantly shortens load times and improves gaming performance. Requirements are graphics cards that support DirectX 12 Ultimate and a NVMe SSD with a minimum of 64GB to execute and store games. Read on to find out what DirectStorage offers and who benefits from using it.

How to use DirectStorage in Windows 11
Install Java Windows 11
How to install Java in Windows 11 step by step
  • Configuration

Java is not just a widely used programming language, it has become an integral part of software and website development. Java is free and easily compatible with Windows 11. However, you must ensure that you install the right version Java in Windows 11. We’ll explain step by step how to install Java in Windows.

How to install Java in Windows 11 step by step
Install Java Windows 10
How to install Java on Windows 10
  • Configuration

Java is a widely used programming language and it is impossible to imagine the development of software and websites without it. It is also free of charge and can be used on Windows 10 without any problems. However, ensure you use the correct Java version when installing Java in Windows 10. Our guide explains how to install Java, even on Windows 10.

How to install Java on Windows 10
Office 365 business packages
Microsoft 365 for Businesses: The MS Microsoft 365 suite - part two
  • Technical matters

Microsoft 365 is more than just the successor of Microsoft Office 2013. The Microsoft 365 plans and subscription that you choose should be carefully thought-out; for an overview, read the first part of our Office series. This second part examines the SME plans: Microsoft 365 Apps for business, Microsoft 365 Business Basic, and Microsoft 365 Apps for business Premium, to help small and medium-sized...

Microsoft 365 for Businesses: The MS Microsoft 365 suite - part two
Regedit
Regedit: The built-in editor for the Windows registry
  • Web development

The Windows registry is the central storage location for system data and settings in Microsoft systems. Third-party programs can also store information and settings in this database, which can be further processed without conversion due to the binary format. Users who would like to view the registration database or change entries now have the perfect solution with the Regedit editor.

Regedit: The built-in editor for the Windows registry
Name resolution online: what is a DNS server?
DNS – the internet naming system
  • Know-how

Translating domain names to IP addresses is one of the central services on the internet. Your computer sends daily requests to the domain name system (DNS) without you knowing. Name resolution on the internet usually only captures our attention when something isn’t working properly. But ask yourself today: What is DNS? And what is a DNS server?

DNS – the internet naming system
Windows 64-bit or 32-bit
How to decide between 64-bit or 32-bit for Windows
  • Configuration

Programs still distinguish between 64-bit and 32-bit. Improvements in information processing mean that more powerful processors can handle more data. In this respect, 64-bit versions can process twice as much data as 32-bit versions. We’ll explain how to find out which version you have and whether Windows 64-bit or 32-bit would suit you better.

How to decide between 64-bit or 32-bit for Windows
Windows 7: End of Life
Windows 7 end of support: What do you need to do?
  • Know-how

Even years after it was first released, Windows 7 continues to be one of the favorite operating systems worldwide. But with Microsoft announcing the end of its support for Windows 7, many PC users will need to upgrade or look for an alternative. But just because Windows 7 has reached the end of its life doesn’t mean the software is no longer working. Windows 7 EOL means that Microsoft will no...

Windows 7 end of support: What do you need to do?
Windows blue screen
How to fix a Blue Screen of Death (BSOD)
  • Know-how

The infamous blue screen of death usually shows up without any warning. It’s an important indicator of internal problems with hardware, software, or drivers. If Windows can no longer be run as a result of such a problem, then the forced shutdown takes place in the form of a blue screen containing an error message. This may cause unsaved files and documents to be lost. The most important thing with...

How to fix a Blue Screen of Death (BSOD)