Digitalcitizen.life

Use The App History From Task Manager To View Your Apps

Jul 04, 2019  · Windows 10’s Task Manager can be a gold mine of information when it comes to apps and how they use your computer’s resources. While most of the tabs display real-time data, the App history tab collects and reports usage statistics for the apps and programs running on your computer or device over the last month. This feature is useful, especially for users of mobile devices, like laptops

Actived: Tuesday Apr 13, 2021

Detail: https://www.digitalcitizen.life/task-manager-app-history/

5 ways to configure how the Windows 10 Search works ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Your History is divided into two different entities: your device history and your search history. The switches for each of them are called accordingly: “My device history” can “improve on-device searches using app, settings, and other history from [your] signed-in devices.”

History Read

How to turn off your activity history, and the Timeline ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Aug 16, 2019  · How to view the Timeline with your activity history, in Windows 10. The Timeline keeps a journal of all your activities so that you can resume them later, from where you left off. For it to be able to monitor your actions, the Timeline must be able to record what you are working on, in the apps that you use. To be able to do that, apps must offer support for this feature.

History Read

How to view all the tasks that are scheduled on your ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Nov 14, 2018  · The Task Scheduler is a tool that was introduced in the Windows environment more than 20 years ago and it has seen little change since its introduction. It does what its name suggests: it schedules tasks that execute apps, commands, and scripts based on specific times or events in Windows. In this guide, we share the basics about browsing the library of active scheduled tasks, so …

History Read

How to learn what data Microsoft stores about you and how ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Microsoft has created a portal where anyone with a Microsoft account can view all the personal data that it is stored by this company on their servers. You can see the browsing history that Microsoft has about you, your search history, your location history, the data stored by Cortana in her notebook and your Microsoft Health activity.

History Read

Working with File History from the Control Panel: What you ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) File History is a useful app that is built into Windows 10 and Windows 8. It can be used to automatically back up personal files and folders, like your documents, pictures, and videos, without any user intervention, except for turning it on, and configuring how it works.

History Read

How to use File History - Windows 10's backup solution ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Aug 30, 2019  · File History is a background process with low priority and, the first time it runs, it takes hours to back up your data. If you need to back up more than 100 GB of data, the first complete run might take up to 24 hours. The backup speed depends on the following factors:

History Read

The Windows 10 Timeline and how to make the most of it ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The Timeline shows a history of your past activities, both on your current Windows 10 computer and on other synced devices. Your past activities are displayed as tiles, and their covers are either file titles or screenshots from the corresponding files, documents, or apps. The app used for an activity is displayed in its top-left corner, while ...

History Read

How to free up space when the File History drive is full ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Aug 01, 2019  · Free up storage space on your File History drive, when it is full. If File History complains that its backup drive is full, and it can no longer back up your files, open the Control Panel, and go to “System and Security -> File History.” More details about using the File History from the Control Panel can be found here: Working with File History from the Control Panel: What you can and can ...

History Read

How to recover previous versions of your files and ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Step 2. Find the file that you want to restore to a previous version, and access its version history. In the column on the left, choose Files, and then browse the contents of your OneDrive, until you find the file that interests you.One way to access the version history of that file is to right-click (or press and hold on it) and choose Version history, in the contextual menu.

Pre Read

How to search in Windows 10 with File Explorer | Digital ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) How to clear your search history in File Explorer. Even if you don’t save your search, File Explorer displays your recent search history as soon as you click or tap inside the Search box. Hover your cursor over any of the shown entries to reveal an X next to each of them. Press X next to the search you want to remove from your history.

Pre Read

How To Delete Your Browsing History & Data From The ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Download history – your browser keeps a list of all the files that you have downloaded from the Internet. Check this box to delete this list. Keep in mind that only the list is deleted, the files still remain in your device. Internet Explorer, Windows 8.1, app, delete, browsing history, data.

History Read

Simple questions: What is the clipboard from Windows ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Oct 11, 2018  · The Clipboard (history) popup from Windows 10 with October 2018 Update. This is possible because Windows 10 October 2018 Update introduced a new feature called the Clipboard history, which saves all the items that you copy, not just the last one. Even more than that, it can also sync clipboard items to your other Windows 10 devices using ...

History Read

When was a program or app installed in Windows 10 ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Find out when a desktop app was installed, using File Explorer. First, open File Explorer.One way to do that is to press Windows + E on your keyboard or click its icon on the taskbar. Go to This PC, and open the drive where Windows 10 is installed.Usually, that’s the C: drive. If the program that you want to check is a 32-bit one, open the Program Files (x86) folder.

Pre Read

9 Features that make Microsoft Edge a better web browser ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Bigger scores are better and, as you can see, the Microsoft Edge browser is 24% faster than Google Chrome, which is the second in this test. Even Google’s own Octane 2.0 benchmark says that Microsoft Edge is the best web browser in the world. The score we got with Microsoft Edge in the tests from this benchmark is approximately 10% better than Google Chrome’s score.

History Read

Four ways to forget a WiFi network in Windows 10 | Digital ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) NOTE: This guide was created using Windows 10 May 2019 Update.If you are using a different version of Windows 10, things may look a bit different. However, the steps involved should be the same.

History Read

Clear recent files in Windows 10, and stop showing ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) You may want to clear the recent files in Windows 10 and the list of frequent folders, as a temporary choice. You can do that, but, then Windows 10 starts to build up the lists again, based on your usage of File Explorer.If you want to do this, you clear these lists from File Explorer Options (or Folder Options).One easy way to open this window is to search using “file explorer options” in ...

Art Read

How to Work with File History in Windows 8.1, from PC ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) To enable File History, set its switch to On. If you plugged in the external drive, as instructed earlier, File History will automatically backup all your libraries (both the default libraries and the custom libraries you created), the Desktop, your Contacts, Internet Explorer favorites and the SkyDrive.

History Read

Command Prompt (CMD) - 8 network commands you should …

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Command Prompt proved itself to be one of the best tools for running basic commands that allow you to work with files and folders from Windows. However, the Command Prompt is much more powerful than just that. You can take things to the next level by running more than just a few advanced commands, including a range of handy network commands.

History Read

How to remove your phone from Windows 10 (unlink phone ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) How to access the settings for unlinking your phone from Windows 10 and your Microsoft account. The first step is to access the Settings in Windows 10. Click or tap the Start button and then on the Settings icon. In the Settings window look for the Phone section and click or tap on it.

Art Read

About InPrivate and Incognito. What's private browsing ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Deletes the browsing history from your browsing session. When you browse the web, the web browser stores a log of everything you have visited, so that you can access this information later or autocomplete addresses when you type them in the address bar. When you browse privately, your session’s browsing history gets automatically deleted when ...

History Read

What are P2P (peer-to-peer) networks and what are they ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Nov 26, 2019  · The history of P2P (peer-to-peer) networks. The precursor of peer-to-peer networks appears to be USENET, which was developed in 1979. It was a system that allowed users to read and post messages/news. It was a network system similar to the online forums today, but with the difference that USENET did not rely on a central server or administrator.

Pre Read

What is the automatic setup of network connected devices ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Also, in File History you can recommend the external hard disk that is connected to your computer as a backup drive that’s available to other PCs or devices in your network, with Windows. Therefore, if you have a homegroup at home and only one external hard disk that’s connected to one of your computers, you can use that hard disk as a backup location for File History, on all Windows ...

History Read

How to find hidden wireless networks (SSIDs) in your area ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) a graph with the signal strength history; the current signal strength measured in dBm, the minimum, maximum and average signal, the level of the network signal; the wireless band on which signal is emitted, the channel used, and the width of the frequency channel (20, 40 or 80 MHz), the vendor of the device emitting the wireless signal

History Read

The complete guide to Windows 10 updates | Digital Citizen

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Windows Update is an essential part of running Windows 10, regardless of which edition or version of this operating system you are using.Windows Update is the way Microsoft releases not only the so-called feature updates, but also regular bug fixes and security patches. If you want to know everything there is to know about Windows Update in Windows 10, including how to open it, how to use it ...

Art Read

Simple questions: What is a font and ... - Digital Citizen

Posted: (0 seconds ago) A brief history of the font. Historically speaking, the word font, or fount, meant a set of different characters that were either carved from wood or shaped from molten metal in a mold. The first font probably appeared when the first printing technique was developed.

History Read

Simple questions: What is DuckDuckGo and what are the ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Nov 28, 2017  · What is DuckDuckGo? The short definition. DuckDuckGo is a search engine that, unlike Google, tries to protect the privacy of its users, by deliberately showing all users the same search results for a specific keyword, without filtering those search results and personalizing them based on the history of …

History Read

Where do screenshots go? Find them in Windows, Mac ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Where do screenshots go on Windows 10? If you’re wondering where to find screenshots on Windows 10, the answer is a bit complicated. There are nine ways of taking screenshots in Windows, and your images end up in different places, depending on the method you use for creating them.. In short, most screenshots go to your clipboard, and you have to paste each one into an image editing program ...

History Read

Set the Windows 10 update schedule, and when it restarts ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) NOTE: The features shared in this article apply to Windows 10 October 2018 Update. How to schedule Windows 10 updates by setting Active Hours. The first thing you must do is open the Settings app.A quick way to do that is to click or tap on the Settings icon from the Start Menu or to press Windows + I on the keyboard. In the Settings app, click or tap the Update & Security category.

Pre Art Read

What are libraries in Windows, and how to use them for ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) For example, in Windows 10 and Windows 8.1, File History automatically backs up your libraries, so that you never lose their content. Some apps from the Microsoft Store, also prioritize libraries as the default locations for storing and working with files. To summarize, …

History Read

Block third-party cookies in Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Edge ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) However, these cookies can raise privacy concerns as they can also be used to store your browsing history across websites that use the same ad services. This privacy concern is the reason why, in this article, we show you how to disable third-party cookies in all the major web browsers for Windows: Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera ...

Art Read

3 ways to uninstall Windows 10 updates | Digital Citizen

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The Control Panel now opens the list of “Installed Updates.” It includes updates for Windows 10 as well as for other software installed on your PC. Find the Microsoft Windows section and locate the update that you want to remove. Then, select it and press the Uninstall button from the header of the list, or right-click on the update and click/tap Uninstall in the contextual menu.

Pre Read

How to open incognito mode in Chrome, Firefox, Edge, Opera ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Firefox explains that when browsing in private mode, it clears your search and browsing history as soon as you quit the app or close all incognito windows. In other words, Firefox doesn’t keep your browsing history, search history, download history, web form history, cookies, or temporary internet files.

History Read

Simple questions: What are the F1, F2, F3 to F12 keyboard ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) A brief history of the function keys (F1 to F12) Today, when we speak about function keys, we instantly think about a series of keys found on computer keyboards. But that wasn’t always the case: before computers conquered the world, people used to rely on typewriters in order to create printed documents.

History Read

What is Notepad? 9 things you can use it for! | Digital ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Creating and saving text documents in Notepad is simple: open Notepad, start typing, and then edit and format the text as you see fit.Once you are finished, use the Save As command to save your work. The default folder is the OneDrive folder in Windows 10, and the My Documents folder in Windows 7. You can change this quite easily: use the Save As command, browse to your preferred folder, and ...

Pre Art Read

Simple questions: What are cookies and what do they do ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) When were cookies invented (a concise history)? In July 1994, an employee at Netscape Communications had to develop an e-commerce application. He had to find an easy way to keep the shopping cart for every user, without overloading the server, so he decided that the best way to do this was to store this information in the web browser of every user.

Art Read

How To Cleanup Your Computer Using Bitdefender OneClick ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Things like: temporary files that eat up disk space, unwanted cookies that might track too much data about you, history files, invalid registry entries and so on. To help their users, Bitdefender has included the OneClick Optimizer in their security products. This tool promises to clean up your computer of all kinds of pesky leftovers.

History Read

Where are screenshots saved? Change their location in ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) To answer questions like “Where are my screenshots in Windows 10?” or “Where do print screens go on Windows 10?”, you must first understand there are several ways to take screenshots on your computer or device.Screenshots (also called print screens by some) are saved to your clipboard or in a default location, and you can easily change the Windows 10 screenshot folder.

History Read

How to sync the Windows 10 clipboard with other computers ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Enable the clipboard history. When this setting is enabled, Windows 10 saves multiple items to the clipboard, for later use. These items can then be synced between Windows 10 computers and other devices. To enable their synchronization, set the “Sync across devices ...

History Read

The Windows 10 Recycle Bin: All you need to know | Digital ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Physically, deleted files occupy the same space on your hard drive(s). However, once an item is deleted, you can’t see it in the same location on your system anymore, and Windows now displays it inside the Recycle Bin folder. To put it simply: the Recycle Bin is the place where the references towards your deleted files and folders are kept, until the items are permanently removed from your ...

History Read

How to change or delete Skype messages (on Windows ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The chat history updates with the new message. The only telltale sign is the pencil icon that appears next to your message, to signal to you and your chat partner that the message has been edited. Edited message in the Skype chat history. How to delete a message in Skype for Windows.

Art Read

Get a Health report of your Windows 10 PC or device, and ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Windows Security is now open, and it displays the Device performance & health section.. See the Windows 10 Health report and fix problems. In the Device performance & health section of Windows Security, see the Health report.You can see the date and time of the last scan made by Windows 10. The operating system checks the following areas for problems, and shares a status for each:

History Read

How to view and clear your off-Facebook activity | Digital ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The Clear history button from Your off-Facebook activity As expected, Facebook is warning you that, if you choose to “clear your off-Facebook activity from your account,” then: Your activity history is going to be disconnected from your account, although Facebook still receives your activity from apps and websites in the future (check the ...

History Read

How to turn off the Windows 10 clipboard history, clear ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) How to clear your clipboard data in Windows 10. If you want to clear the clipboard history and all the data that has been synced by it across your Windows 10 devices, you must first open the Settings app.A quick way to do it is to click or tap on the Settings button from the Start Menu.

Art Read

Make InPrivate or Incognito shortcuts for Firefox, Chrome ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) If you don’t want your web browser to keep your browsing history, your cookies and site data, temporary files, searches, and the information you entered in forms, then you have to use a form of private browsing. Google Chrome calls this mode Incognito, Firefox and Opera calls it Private Browsing, while Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge ...

History Read

Simple Questions: What Is WiFi Direct? How Does It Work ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) WiFi Direct: A Bit Of History. The need to wirelessly send data to nearby devices without the use of other hardware is not a new thing. One of the first and most widespread solutions was Bluetooth, which has been around since 1998. Bluetooth is awesome for connecting peripherals to a computer (like mice or keyboards) or using a wireless headset ...

Pre Read

4 ways to delete mapped network drives in Windows 10 ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) TIP: If you want to use the net use command to delete all the mapped network drives and you want to force the process to go on without asking for any confirmations, add the /y parameter to the command: net use * /delete /y. 4. Use File Explorer to remove a network location mapping from your PC by erasing its shortcut. A network location mapping is a shortcut stored as a file on your Windows ...

History Read

How to clear cookies on Firefox in Windows and macOS ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Open the Mozilla Firefox browser; In Windows, use Ctrl + Shift + Delete. On macOS, the shortcut is Command (⌘) + Shift + Delete. This opens the “Clear Recent History” pop-up window, where you can select the “Time range to clear” by clicking or tapping on the box next to it.

History Read