Has your desktop run out of space for additional shortcuts? Got too many different applications and windows launched that you are on the verge of losing track? The Windows 11 “Virtual Desktop” is the perfect solution. In just a few steps, you can create theme-specific interfaces for different tasks and use cases. Read on to find out how.
Desktop shortcuts are shortcuts in Windows that let you access important programs, files, and websites instantly with a quick click. Forget endless searches in long-forgotten folders, Windows Explorer, or in your browser. Here we’ll show you how to create a desktop shortcut in Windows 10 and Windows 11 with handy examples.
With the Linux grep command, you can search and filter even large files in Linux very quickly and accurately for characters or strings. We will explain what grep is, how the command is structured, and what possibilities grep commands offer you. We’ve put together some practical examples so you can see how grep works in practice.
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.
If the font size in Windows 10 is too small, you can simply adjust it using the “Ease of Access” menu. Unlike previous Windows versions before the Creators Update (1703), only the text is scaled using this option. App windows and menus are automatically adapted. Read on to find out how you can change the font size in Windows 10 and the advantages and disadvantages of doing so.
Are you struggling with the font size in Windows 11? Luckily, you can change the text size via the “Accessibility” menu in the Windows settings. However, as of the Windows 10 Creators Update (1703) and Windows 11, this will result in scaling of all display items. App windows and menus are automatically adapted. Find out how to change the font size in Windows 11.
Whether it’s gaming, e-learning, or lifestyle – streaming content online enjoys huge popularity and content can be broadcast on platforms like Twitch. But there is another way. With your own RTMP server, you retain full control over your streams. The necessary software for this is available free of charge online and installation is as easy as 1-2-3.
Although cloud solutions are becoming more and more popular, lots of people still use flash drives to save and back up data. If you do this, it’s a good idea to password protect your USB drive to keep your data safe. Windows comes with a number of tools for this, or you can download a special program like VeraCrypt. This guide gives step-by-step instructions for three different methods.
For those who find one desktop not enough, Windows offers the option to set up a second screen. This makes it easier for you to work both on the desktop and on the laptop. A second screen is supported by default in Windows 10 and 11. How to set up dual monitors is revealed in our step-by-step guide. Read on to find out more.
While screenshots can be made quite easily on Windows or macOS, things are a bit more complicated when it comes to Linux. We will explain what options you have to take quick and professional screenshots in Linux, what tools are available to you for this purpose, and what additional features they offer you. Read on to find out.