Windows 10 Font Settings: To download fonts from the Microsoft Store

Fonts finally have a special place in Windows 10 settings. I’ve been using Windows for years, and fonts are one of my favorite features for playing with themes. We all love having our own favorite font anywhere on Windows, and with Windows 10 v1803 Microsoft has made it easier.

Windows Font Settings 10

Open Settings > Custom > Fonts. This is the new font focus, allowing you to see all fonts as they are, and you can even manipulate them. When you get here, you’ll see:

  • A list of fonts available on your PC with information on the number of font areas for each one.
  • Name font search bar.
  • Sort by language possible.

For details, press one of the fonts. I would suggest choosing one with at least two fonts. Here you can: read more

Free space on the hard disk via Windows 10 Settings

The current version of Windows 10 v1803 now offers a built-in tool that helps you delete additional files that can be deleted from your computer to make room. That’s what they call it, Free Up Space. The tool uses the Storage Sense feature in Windows 10, which can automate the cleaning of unwanted system files every 60, 30, 15 or every day. You can configure it to run automatically or at predefined intervals.

Free space under Windows 10

In the WinX menu, open Settings > System > Save.

This list lists all local and connected storage devices with information about free storage space. read more

How to exit or close pre-installed system applications from Windows 10 settings

Microsoft extends the functionality of the Windows Preferences window, which opens by clicking the ‘Win+I’ button. If you are using Windows 10 v1803, you may not need to open Task Manager to close an application that is not responding because you can close preinstalled system applications yourself using Windows 10 settings.

The task manager is probably the best way to close a non-reactive process or other application that you want to close. Microsoft has now added a new option in the Windows settings that allows you to close any preinstalled application in a few moments. If you want to try something new, do it. read more

Network computers that are not displayed under Windows 10

If, after upgrading to Windows 10 v1803, you discover that Network Discovery is not working because workgroup computers or network seats are missing or not displayed, this message will show you how to fix the problem.

Networked computers not displayed

Try the following solutions one by one and see if they help you.

1] Update the network adapter driver

Press Win+R to open the Run field and enter the command devmgmt.msc. Press Enter to open the Device Manager window. read more

Administrative templates (.admx) for Windows April 10, 2018 Update v1803

Administrative Templates (.admx files) for Windows April 10, 2018 Update are now available for download from Microsoft Download Center. The update management models in Windows April 10, 2018 support Windows Server 2012, 2012 R2, 2016, Windows Server 2008, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, and Windows 10; the Group Policy Object Editor in versions prior to Server 2008 and Windows Vista cannot display ADMX files.

Administrative templates for Windows 10 v1803

Group policy tools use administrative template files to fill policy settings in the user interface. These are primarily registry-based policy settings that appear in the Local Group Policy Editor under Administration Templates in the Computer and User Configuration nodes. This allows administrators to manage registry-based policy settings. read more

Windows 10 v1803 creates an additional hard disk partition

Windows 10 v1803 April 2018 The update brought many new and improved features. However, many users have reported that it creates additional OEM or recovery partitions . It is essentially a WinRE partition. They cannot be deleted immediately because they are assigned a logical drive letter.

This excess partition is visible in both File Explorer and Disk Management and occupies (at least virtually) disk space. In some cases, the system starts with the message that the disk is full. Also, when you check the disk usage in Task Manager, you can see that it is approaching 100%, which slows down the system. read more

How to use Proximity Sharing under Windows 10

Short distance communication between computers has always been a hot topic. With different communication channels, we always try to find the best combination between transmission speed and installation speed. Bluetooth is fast for small files, but you have to pair the devices and go through the setup each time. Wi-Fi is faster, but you need to make sure all devices are on the same network. There could be a better way, couldn’t there? With Windows 10 v1803, a new feature called Nearby Sharing has been added. Read on to learn how you can use this feature. read more

The controller is not recognized or works under Windows 10

You are a player who prefers a controller to a keyboard and mouse. Although this is strange for a Windows 10 PC drive, we all like what we like. Now comes a day when your controller stops working and you wonder what’s going on. If your controller or USB joystick is not recognized in Windows 10, we have some fixes that should fix the problem once and for all. You may need to update the driver, adjust power management settings, and remove some plug-and-play devices.

The controller is not detected

This is a problem where the controller is not detected by Windows 10. You have performed the hardware troubleshooting, restarted your computer, but the problem persists. What’s the next step? Well, we’ll talk about a number of ways to control this problem. read more

Full screen games that are randomly minimized on the desktop in Windows 10

We all want to play and enjoy our video games on Windows 10, but this can be difficult if we can’t play in full screen mode. This is a problem that many users have faced and still face, but fortunately there are ways to control everything.

One solution may not work for all, as people tend to have different computers with different specifications. Like most of our problem solving sessions, we will talk about several ways to correct the error in full screen.

Minimize desktop games

If your full screen games in Windows 10 are minimized randomly on the desktop, see if any of these 5 suggestions will help you stop this and solve the problem. We are sure that at least one of the upcoming options will work, so don’t worry, you are in good hands. But before you start, make sure you have updated Windows 10 and the game itself to the latest version. read more

The Timeline function does not work on Windows 10

If the Timeline function does not work under Windows 10, then this article shows you how to enable the Timeline function and make it work. The settings also allow you to disable or disable the Timeline and Activity History functions when you are not using them.

Timeline function does not work under Windows 10

In WinX menu Open Settings and go to Privacy section.

There you see a setting under Windows Permissions > Activity History on the right side – Let Windows retrieve my activities from the PC. Select this setting. read more