Windows 11 Safe Mode
How to boot Windows 11 in safe mode
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Even in Windows 11, you might encounter system errors, malware or problems with programs and drivers. If the operating system isn’t running as you’d like, it can take a while to figure it out. To get to the bottom of the matter, it is worth starting Windows 11 in Safe Mode. What is this mode exactly? And how can Safe Mode be switched on and off again? We’ll explain!

How to boot Windows 11 in safe mode
Windows 11 keyboard shortcuts
Windows 11 Keyboard shortcuts
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The keyboard shortcuts which are available in Windows 11 and in older versions of Windows are a convenient way to open Windows Settings and perform various actions. Many shortcuts in Windows 10 and 11 have remained the same, but there have been some changes to several shortcuts. We will be providing you with an overview of all the important keyboard shortcuts.

Windows 11 Keyboard shortcuts
Windows 10 split screen
How to split a screen in Windows 10
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When you use two or more programs at the same time, the back and forth between them can be tiresome and ineffective. Luckily, there’s a practical solution to this in Windows 10: split screen mode. With split screen, two windows can be presented in one half of the monitor (or four programs for a quarter of the monitor). We’ll show you how to split your screen in Windows 10 using your mouse or...

How to split a screen in Windows 10
Windows 10 hibernation
How to enable and disable hibernation in Windows 10
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In hibernate mode, the power supply of a laptop is usually turned down, using significantly less energy than sleep mode. This saves energy and battery life. After you wake up your device, you can resume your work at the exact point that you paused it. Read on to find out how to enable or disable Windows 10 hibernation.

How to enable and disable hibernation in Windows 10
Windows 10: defragmenting the hard disk
How to defrag a Windows 10 Hard Drive
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Defragmenting can speed up your hard disk and boost your computer’s performance – that used to be the case. Modern file systems and SSD data carriers make defragmentation almost superfluous and can even be more harmful than beneficial. Windows 10 takes care of this once time-consuming process automatically in the background, without users noticing any delay.

How to defrag a Windows 10 Hard Drive
Windows 10 dark mode
How to enable or disable Windows 10 dark mode
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Windows 10 dark mode improves readability considerably in dark lighting conditions. The alternative mode protects the eyes and promotes concentration, while reducing the energy consumption of the display significantly. We show you three ways to enable the Windows 10 dark theme – in the system settings, via the registry, and using free software.

How to enable or disable Windows 10 dark mode
Windows 10: creating a backup
How to backup Windows 10
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In Windows 10, making a backup is the most secure way to protect your data in the event of a system crash or hardware issue. The Windows 10 backup allows you to save all your programs, private data, and system settings as an exact system image. If your computer or laptop gets damaged, the Windows 10 backup can easily be transferred to another device.

How to backup Windows 10
Virtualization
What is Virtualization? An Explanation
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In this article we will give a definition of virtualization, and look at in which cases virtualization technology can be used. Furthermore, we will also look at the forms of virtualization which everyone should be familiar with, with a specific focus on corporate environments.

What is Virtualization? An Explanation
Ubuntu FTP server: Installation and configuration
How to Set Up an FTP server in Ubuntu
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For the past 30 years, the file transfer protocol (FTP) has supported computer users with the transfer of data in TCP/IP networks. FTP servers enabled not only the upload but also the download of files, in which each access is controlled via a separate connection. In this Ubuntu FTP server tutorial, you’ll learn how to install, configure, and run your own server under the Linux distribution.

How to Set Up an FTP server in Ubuntu
Turn on Windows Defender
How to turn on Windows Defender
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Windows Defender is Microsoft’s free antivirus software that allows users to protect their PC from harmful programs and cyberattacks. Defender now comes preinstalled on most Windows machines. In the past, it has attracted criticism, but with the roll-out of Windows 10, it provides good baseline protection. Turning on Windows Defender enables you to use a range of modern antivirus features to...

How to turn on Windows Defender