Save Site Passwords to Google Account with Sync disabled in Chrome

How to save site passwords to your Google account when Sync is turned off.

Google Chrome can sync your passwords, bookmarks, and browsing history thanks to its built-in sync feature. It requires you to have the sync feature on, and also requires you to sign-in to your Google account in the browser. Continue reading "Save Site Passwords to Google Account with Sync disabled in Chrome"

How to restart Firefox without closing tabs

How to restart Firefox without closing tabs.

There are many situations when you may want to restart the Firefox browser. For example, when you enable some option in the Firefox browser via about:config like the bookmarks bar only on the new tab page, you need to restart it. While you can close all tabs in Firefox and reopen the browser, there is an internal feature that will allow you to restart it with a couple of click.
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Enable Ask before closing all tabs in Microsoft Edge Chromium

How to enable Ask before closing all tabs in Microsoft Edge Chromium.

You can now enable a confirmation dialog when you close all tabs in Microsoft Edge Chromium. A similar option was available the legacy Edge app. Finally it has become available in the actual Edge version. Continue reading "Enable Ask before closing all tabs in Microsoft Edge Chromium"

Remove Edge Tabs from Alt+Tab in Windows 10

How to Remove Edge Tabs from Alt+Tab in Windows 10.

Starting in Windows 10 version 20H2, Microsoft Edge Chromium is deeply integrated with the OS. Windows 10 lists its tab in the Alt+Tab experience like regular windows, allowing to directly go to a tab. However, there are two methods to disable this behavior. Continue reading "Remove Edge Tabs from Alt+Tab in Windows 10"

Show Firefox Bookmarks toolbar only on New Tab Page

Here's how you can show the Firefox Bookmarks toolbar on New Tab Page only.

The Firefox browser allows you to only show the Bookmarks toolbar on the New Tab page only. This useful option is available in Firefox 84, but it is hidden.

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Show Windows version on Desktop with these two methods

Here is how to show Windows version and build number on the desktop.

You can add a watermark to the bottom right corner of the Desktop that will contain the currently installed Windows version, edition, and build number. This will allow you to quickly find the install OS version at a glance.

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Find Windows version, build and edition from ISO file

Here's how you can find the Windows 10 version, build and edition an ISO file contains.

Windows 10 ISO images downloaded from the official Microsoft website often include the OS version, bitness, and language in the file name. So you can say at a glance what is inside the ISO file. However, things are different if you have a file with a generic name like Windows_10_setup.iso.

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How to control updates over metered connections in Microsoft Edge

You can now control Edge updates over metered connections.

Microsoft Edge now allows you to choose to download browser updates over a metered connection. It is now able to detect a metered connection, and can stop downloading its updates to save your bandwidth and money. Continue reading "How to control updates over metered connections in Microsoft Edge"

How to Open Task Manager in Windows 10 (Different Methods)

How to Open Task Manager in Windows 10

Task Manager is a built-in Windows 10 app which allows maintain running processes including user apps, system apps and Windows services. It allows you to control Windows Startup apps, and also analyze performance of the whole OS.
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