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Top 15 Cool Computer Tips And Tricks You Are Not Using

Top 15 Cool Computer Tips And Tricks You Are Not Using

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15 Amazing Computer Tricks And Computer Tips

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Hi there PC user, today i am going to fill you in on advanced and amazing computer tips and tricks that will aid you in your day to day operating of your PC.
Your days of searching for amazing, awesome computer tricks or secrets are over, these PC tips i’ll share with you are advanced and amazing computer tips and tricks, there are actually basic computer tips and tricks that everyone should know. these amazing computer tricks will help you become more productive, imagine using these cool tips and tricks on your PC while a friend is watching you, it’ll seem like your a computer wiz.

okay lets go on yet another techy adventure.

List Of Cool Computer Tips and Computer tricks

#God Mode Folder : Now before you jump into doing this, if you are using a windows vista 64-bit do not try this, as it will cause a reboot loop.
The windows hidden ”God Mode” folder offers a control panel containing just about all the operating systems settings, this makes it easy for users to change or tweak settings, from scheduling tasks, add devices, change date and time and lots more.

With the God mode, you can easily access just about anything from just one folder, cool right? To access/activate the God Mode on your PC.

– Create a new folder on your PC
– Rename the folder to God Mode.{ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C}
The folder icon will change to a control panel icon once renamed.

You can now tweak settings on your PC with total ease.

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#Remove Large Files Wasting Space : Most PC users have numerous folders containing lots of files on their PC , these folders sometimes have mini folders, even mini folders sometimes have mini-mini folders, when this happens it becomes difficult to locate irrelevant files on your PC, A tool called WinDirStat (Windows directory statistic) can be used to easily find large files that are taking up space on your drive. WinDirStat can be downloaded from here

It is not large, it’s about 637kb, WinDirStat lets you delete large files directly from it.

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#PSR ( Problem Step Recorder) : Many people do not know about this cool PC tool. It is a tool that automatically records any mouse click and takes screenshots. So if you have a problem with your PC and need assistance you can simply follow these steps to parse a detailed descriptive video to a personnel for assistance. To do this go to RUN by tapping windows  Start symbol + R,

The run interface will open, then type ”psr”. without the quote or full stop and OK. the tool will pop up for use. When you are done with it you can send it.

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#Reduce Start-up Programs : A friend once complained to me that it takes her computer ages to boot, all i did to solve the problem was reduce the number of programs running at start-up and she was thanking me all day. If you PC takes too long to boot, its probably because you have too many programs running at start-up. Reducing this programs running at start-up should be your next resort.

To disable programs running at start-up, go to RUN by pressing windows  Start symbol+ R and type ”msconfig”. Do this without including the quote and full stop, after typing and selecting OK, a small window will appear, select the start-up tab. From the start-up tab you can disable programs that run at start-up

If you are using windows 8 and above, after clicking the start-up tab simply click the ”open task manager” to disable programs that run at start-up.

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#Windows Narrator : Okay, to be honest with you , i have only tried this computer trick on windows 10 and it works. you can as well become a tech guru and try it on other versions, but don’t forget to fill me in on your success rate.

The windows narrator reads text on your PC aloud for you, it also describes events, like calender appointments or notifications, the narrator is pretty cool, you can actually use your PC without a display.

To start or stop the narrator, simply press the windows Start symbol + enter.

To see all narrator commands, press CapsLock + F1.

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Keyboard Shortcuts You Are Not Using.

# CTRL + Z (Undo any mistake)
Most users do not know the ultimate power of CTRL + Z, you can undo almost any action. If you mistakenly delete a file or move a file, the CTRL + Z can bring it back to where it was. The CTRL + Z is not limited to the windows interface, you can also use it on different programs like FL-studio. lets say your making a beat and you mistakenly delete a track, The CTRL + Z will get it back for you.
So if you have not been using the CTRL + Z to its full capacity, you should start using it to fix little mistakes.
# Force Close Running Program
 
Lets say a running program on your PC suddenly becomes laggy/slowor maybe it is not responding as it should you can quickly/forcefully close it by touching ALT + F4 simultaneously.
 
#Minimize Everything
 
Sometimes you have a lot of programs running and want it them all to go away (minimize), so that you can get to the desktop, pressing windows Start symbol + D will minimize everything. This will save you some time other than pressing the minimize button for each application or window. You can also use Windows Start symbol + M but there is no undoing, windows Start symbol + D is more favourable.
 
#Quickly Rename A File
 
Did you know there’s a shortcut for renaming files/folders? yes there is. with just a button you can rename your files and folder. To achieve this simply press F2 while a file is selected. you can also do this for renaming many files, just select all files you want to rename, tap F2 and type in the new name, all files will be automatically renamed. All files can’t bear same name, but not to worry, your PC will automatically assign a suffix. example (1), (2), (3) and so on for all the files.
 
#Quick Lock
 
If it takes your computer ages to lock when you get up, and thus leaving your files accessible and vulnerable to friends or young ones, you can lock your PC by pressing the Windows Start symbol + L buttons simultaneously, your PC will immediately lock requiring a password. 
#Play Mp3 files and Movie On Google Chrome Browser
Did you know that you can play mp3 files and movies o your google chrome browser?
All you have to do to achieve this is to simply drag the mp3 or the Mp4 file as the case may be, drag and drop on your already opened google chrome browser. The file should play automatically
# Easily Reverse an Undo
Have you ever mistakenly pressed the CTRL + Z button at the same time to undo a mistake? or so as to go back to a previous format or setting?
Well, mosttimes we undo stuff and regret why we did, and we’ll have to start the whole process again.
I have goodnews, you can undo an undo by simply pressing the CRTL + Y button at the same time.
# Delete Word for Word
You can use this command to delete text word for word instead deleting letters, to delete word for word press the CTRL + Backspace at the same time.
# Play Games by Just searching on Google
Pacman – You can play pacman on Google by just searching the keyword ”Pacman” on Google without the quotes, after the search result appears, you will see a pacman interface, just click and start playing.
Zerg rush – You can also play a game called zerg rush by simply searching the keyword ”zerg rush” on Google without the quotes.
# Make Your Google Screen To Roll over
This is the last in my list of computer tricks, but it is definately not the least, with this tip you can make your google search screen to do a roll by searching ”do a barrel roll” on google search without the quotes.
Feel free to comment if you encounter any issues while trying these computer tricks, we will get back to you immediately.

Beejay adoghe I'm Beejay Adoghe, I have always been a lover of tech and gadgets and subsequently, this led to creating a top-notch platform where I could share free basic information about Tech that'll help lots of people fix problems and learn new Techy trends. P.S I love Singing and Playing the piano.

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