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How tos

We have created some picture based walk through style how tos for those whom prefer visual step by step instruction.

Windows Text Size

A simple yet easily forgotten, but very useful setting is Windows DPI (dots per inch). Both Windows adjustments using the older slider and the new drop down are shown.
Reposition Multiple Monitors

Bought a second monitor and can't get your mouse to go across the middle of the screens? The fix is easy and only take a few steps, and we walk you through using Windows 10.
Windows Power Plans

When Windows Balanced (recommended) just won't do. Turn to Windows power options high performance battery plan. However, please note that your PC won't be any faster.

Turn Off Autoplay

PCMD recommends you turn off AutoPlay. Turning off AutoPlay can help prevent issues, for some it can create major problems. Read our how to and decide what's right for you.
The Quick Link Menu The Quick Link Menu allows for easy access to Windows settings which are commonly needed. The Quick Link Menu allows for easy access to Windows settings. To quickly access the Quick Link Menu press and hold the Windows key and press x.
Set Static Backgrounds Set static monitor backgrounds. Microsoft Windows 10 has hidden a personalization feature in plain sight that is an easy way to set static background images for single or multiple monitors.
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