How to Move the Taskbar Icons to the Left on Windows 11

By default, Windows 11 starts with your taskbar icons centered in the middle of your screen. If you’d like the icons to stay on the left side of your taskbar instead, it’s easy to fix in Settings. Here’s how. First, open Settings. To do so quickly, press Windows+i on your …

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How to Temporarily Stop Your Windows PC from Sleeping

Macs have had a handy app called “Caffeine” for years that allows you to temporarily prevent your computer from going to sleep. Windows PCs have a similar feature called “Awake” that can be found in Microsoft’s “PowerToys” suite. Windows has some conventional settings that control when your PC goes to …

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How to Install Steam Skins on Windows 10

With the use of skins, you can customize the UI and style of the Steam client to whatever you would prefer on Windows 10. Here’s how to do it, step by step. First, Download Your Favorite Steam Skin To use a Steam skin, you’ll have to find one on the …

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Update Your PC Now to Protect Windows 10 From Internet Explorer

ViChizh/Shutterstock.com No, that headline isn’t a joke. Unfortunately, there’s a significant vulnerability that’s actively being exploited in the wild through Internet Explorer and Office, and Microsoft has released a patch to fix it. You need to update your PC to protect it as soon as possible. Update to Fix This …

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Here’s How Windows 11’s Teams Chat App Works

Windows 11’s taskbar now includes a built-in chat feature that lets you communicate and collaborate through Microsoft Teams. Here’s how it works as of its initial release in Insider Preview builds of Windows 11. It’s a Handy Icon on Your Taskbar Like Microsoft’s previous attempts to bake chat into Windows …

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Can Your Windows 11 PC Run Android Apps?

Microsoft released a new support document that explains the system requirements for running Android apps on Windows 11. If you’re curious whether your PC can handle the Amazon Appstore, you don’t need to wonder any longer. Here’s the full breakdown of the minimum and recommended specs for using Android apps …

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