Then, click on the keyboard icon and enter your password on the on-screen keyboard. If you still can’t login to Windows 10, you can move on to the next solution. Windows is the most widely used operating system around the globe, but that hasn’t stopped it from having a fair share of problems that irritates the users.

A screenshot of the display area you selected will be copied to your clipboard. In Windows 10, Snipping Tool includes a new “Delay” option, which will make it possible for you to capture screenshots of pop-up menus and tooltips. Open the Snipping Tool program and click Delay. From the drop-down listing, click the number of seconds you want to wait until your screenshot is taken. Windows 10 comes with useful feature called Game Bar. This feature allows you to record videos and take screenshots while in game.

How to Selectively Screenshot on Windows with Snipping Tool

This will remove any border from all your future snips. The rectangular snip is chosen by default, but you can select a different type of snip from the mode selection. Just click the Mode button to change the shape of the snip.Free-form snip lets you choose any shape using your cursor. Just hold down the mouse to draw your preferred form. The area inside of the shape you’ve outlined will be snipped. If you’re using Windows 8, just type in snipping tool on the Start screen and select the Snipping Tool from the search results.

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  • On the next window, set a new password for your Windows 11 PC, and you are done.
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  • This is a serious error, as it makes you unable to use your device.

Unfortunately there are all too many other places where you can find that stuff. I still have not been able to find out whether the “Microsoft Personal” can work for two users on the same PC or whether I will need to get “Family”. I am trying to set up a new PC for my parents. It has Windows 10, and did not come with Office. They are in their 80s and have very little patience to learn new procedures, so I hope to set up the new PC such that they can access their email, etc., in the same way as before.

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It’s near automated, the only thing you have to do is type in a simple command and hit enter. Your Windows 10 authentication is stored online, as are the decryption keys if your hard drive is encrypted. Windows 10 apps are supported and updated online via the Windows Store, and these include email, Skype, Groove music and Xbox Live. Your Microsoft account also allows you to snoop on your kids, control their screen time, and – if they have Windows smartphones – track their location.

Just got my new laptop with Windows 10 and upgraded to Windows 11. I had spent about 10hours to do all the set ups, . I cannot repeat such time consumption again due to busy works from Monday. After I installed all the programs on the new laptop, I’ve moved my old laptop’s all the data under Documents of User Folder name.

Just to give you one example, it took a little sleuthing to figure out how to even access Google Docs . It seems like Microsoft has blacklisted any platform that is not Microsoft-based. Apparently, the Windows 10 S Mode issue that affected thousands of users last year is back again. Many Windows 10 users started complaining over the weekend that they are stuck in Windows 10 S Mode.

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