Windows 10: A few tips to fewer clicks

Discus and support A few tips to fewer clicks in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; A few suggestions in the name of efficiency: >> Pin Settings icon [ATTACH] to taskbar; Never mind > Start or Action Ctr, 1st. >> Pin This PC... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by Drew1903, Nov 22, 2020 at 3:37 AM.

  1. Drew1903 Win User

    A few tips to fewer clicks


    A few suggestions in the name of efficiency:

    >> Pin Settings icon A few tips to fewer    clicks bec17952-3ff6-4a93-a83b-31e8758bfd95?upload=true.png to taskbar; Never mind > Start or Action Ctr, 1st.



    >> Pin This PC A few tips to fewer    clicks 8184bf30-6914-4756-81a8-af412576657e?upload=true.jpg to taskbar



    NB: Silly, but must Pin to Start ,THEN Pin to taskbar.



    >> Use Win+X



    >> Pin Your Phone to taskbar



    >> Pin the Applications window to taskbar.

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    Cheers,
    Drew
    A few tips to fewer    clicks 5ca89708-a2d7-4bd2-b805-d8d53e3fdef9?upload=true.jpg

    :)
     
  2. 3Colors Win User

    Windows Updated(16299.309).KB4088776 Restart is required to complete.

    Hi dalchina. Good news, I followed your suggestion and reinstalled the update and now it appears as "installed correctly" *Biggrin Maybe it was not necessary to run the Windows Update Troubleshooter or maybe if necessary. But using it I do not think it could have worsened something. The installation was very fast, unlike the first time it showed step 1 and step 2 completed.

    Thanks for the suggestions and for the time to respond A few tips to fewer    clicks :) Best regards.


    And thanks for the tip of that program, I'll have it on my list.
     
  3. Edge Search Does Not Permit Change of Region


    I got these suggestions from the Microsoft Community forum.No. 1 worked for me:

    Thank you for posting the query on Microsoft Community. I am glad to assist you on this.
    We have reproduce the issue here and we are able to access non-regional search for google using Microsoft Edge.
    I would suggest you to try the below steps and check if it helps.
    Step 1:
    Clear browsing data option of Microsoft Edge and check if you face the issue. To do so perform the steps below.

    1. Click on the More actions icon next to the feedback icon present on top right corner of the Project Spartan homepage.
    2. Select Settings and click on Choose what to clear.
    3. Check the boxes Browsing history, Cookies and saved website data and Cached data and files and click on Clear.
    Step 2:
    I suggest you to create a new user account and check if the issue occurs.

    1. Go to Settings.
    2. Choose Accounts and then select Family and other users.
    3. Select add someone else on this PC.
    4. Enter a user name and hit next.
    5. Click on Finish.
    6. Sign out from the current Account and Log into the new account.
    Step 3:
    It could also happen because of network issue. I suggest you to try with different network connection and check if it helps.
     
  4. Naki Win User

    A few tips to fewer clicks

    Feature suggestion: Add right-click menu

    Suggestion: Please add a Windows 7 Jump-List and/or right-click menu to the GPU-Z icon in the Windows taskbar. Possible menus in it would be "Exit" and "About GPU-Z...".
    Maybe also "Switch to tab 1/Switch to tab 2/Switch to videocard 1/Switch to videocard 2" too.
    Examples of programs that have such menus are ICQ, Skype, AIM.

    NOTE: It seems for a right-click menu, Windows 7 is not needed - it works on WinXP and Vista too.
    But even a Windows 7 Jump-list may be good enough.
    What do you think?
     
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