Tips and Tricks Archive

How to Soft Reset or Hard Reset Microsoft/Nokia Lumia when it hangs

I came across with a strange situation with one of my friends’ Nokia Lumia 720. It runs on Windows Phone 8 and I’m also an owner of same phone. I was curios to know the problem and its solution. When I looked deeper in to the issue then found that it’s not only Nokia Lumia

How to Import Favorites from Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox to Microsoft Edge

It’s quite easy to remember a site name like or but what if the list of the sites goes on, what if we have to remember an exact URL of a website. URL like “” are not that simple to remember. So here comes the option of bookmark or favorite the particular URL or

How to turn off Windows Update Delivery Optimization Option and reduce your data usage in Windows 10

Windows 10 is the future of Microsoft’s Windows Operating System and is very smartly build be the developers based on feedback from Insiders worldwide. But in this OS Microsoft has added one new feature of peer to peer sharing option into Windows Update option. In case if you are experiencing that your data usage is

All Keyboard Shortcuts of Windows 7 at one place.

Windows 7 have lots of keyboard shortcuts which can be used to make our daily task much easier, interactive, and efficiently saves our time & effort. Keyboard shortcut is nothing but just combinations of two or more keys. When the combination is pressed a task is performed which may require a mouse or other pointing

Excellent Search available in Adobe Reader with Full Reader Search

There is an excellent feature available in Adobe Reader for Searching of any word or any phrase in your PDF files and most important is that you can search not only in the current PDF document but search can be expanded to all the PDF files stored in your computer system in just one click.

How to enable CSS3 filters in Microsoft Edge

With launch of Microsoft Edge and its new developer options, users are looking for some advanced features in it. One of the advance feature so added is CSS3 filters which allows one to change the element rendering even before it’s displayed in the document. Options which we get after enabling CSS3 filters are blur, sepia, saturate,

How to use Cortana with Microsoft Edge, A perfect combination

We all know that Cortana is capable of but a deep integration of it with Microsoft Edge gives new power to web browsing. We can take help of Cortana, our Personal Assistant while using Microsoft Edge, new Browser of Microsoft, in an unique way. Microsoft Edge is already a new beast in the web browser

Roll back to Windows Phone 8.1 from Windows 10 Preview using Windows Recovery Tool

Windows 10 Preview for Phone is out for testing and many Windows lovers are already using it via Windows Insider. But every one of us knows it very well that behind the fun of testing this preview there are lots of bugs & unfixed issues which are amy or may not be known by its

Enable Hidden Calendar and Lock Screen in Windows 10

Everybody is tasting the newly released Technical Preview of Windows 10 build 9926 but there are still lots of features which are about to come or hidden. Two of such hidden features are unlocked using registry editor. One of them is the new Calendar and clock, and other is new styled Lock Screen with new

Check Warranty Status of your Nokia Lumia or Microsoft Lumia device

All Nokia Lumia or we can say Microsoft Lumia devices owner must know about the warranty details of their smartphones whether their devices are still covered under company’s warranty or not. Or if you extended your device’s warranty then it must get reflected on the system as well. In all Lumia devices this option is