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.
It’s easy to change your account name in Windows 10, but the individual steps depend on the type of account you’ve got. You can change the name of a local user account via the Control Panel. Alternatively, the Microsoft account name can be easily amended online. We’ll show you how to change the account name in Windows 10 step-by-step.
Text in foreign languages sometimes requires special characters. The letters assigned to the different keys also differ between some languages. Therefore, many users who wish to write in a foreign language find it more convenient to change the keyboard language. Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts enable you to switch quickly between languages. We will show you how to change the keyboard language in...
“Reboot and select proper boot device” sounds straightforward enough. It means “Restart your computer and select the hardware your system uses to start.” But how would one go about that? Because the error message can have various causes, there are multiple strategies for troubleshooting this fairly common error on Windows PCs.
If you set up your own VPN server, then you can access your local network from any internet connection, not to mention allowing you to move around the internet more securely, while also being encrypted, from public WLAN networks. This tutorial shows that the Raspberry Pi mini-computer and the already established OpenVPN program are perfectly sufficient for the creation and operation of a VPN...
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...