Win 8-8.1, Win 10 Tips

If you see this

Download Videolan Player for Win 10 DVD player or Download Videolan Player portable

Win 8.1 - 10 Adanvace Startup options

Turn your computer on and off 3 times , will bring you to
Adanvace Startup Options

If you are at the login/Lock screen
hold down shift key and click power icon and click on Restart

Backup Windows Boot manager

You can copy and paste each command and hit Enter

Go to Command Prompt (Admin)
bcdedit /import c:\savedbcd
bcdedit /export c:\savedbcd

Enable or Disable Hidden Administrator Account

net user administrator /active:yes

net user administrator /active:no

Administrator account - Enable or Disable in Windows 10

Win 8- 10 F8 key Safe Mode

Press Shift Key and Click Restart
to get to Advance Startup Options
Go to Command Prompt (Admin)
To enable F8 key
bcdedit /set {default} bootmenupolicy legacy
Exit Command prompt
Restart computer and press F8 key

To disable F8 Key
Go to Command Prompt (Admin)
bcdedit /set {default} bootmenupolicy standard

Change user password

Win 8 change password from command prompt
Boot from system repair disk
Click usa keyboard
Click troubleshoot
Click advance options
Click command prompt


Copy c:\windows\system32\sethc.exe c:\ then enter
Copy c:\windows\system32\cmd.exe c:\windows\system32\sethc.exe
then enter and yes

Win 7 and Win 8

Copy c:\windows\system32\utilman.exe c:\ then enter
Copy c:\windows\system32\cmd.exe c:\windows\system32\utilman.exe
then enter and yes
Now type in exit
Remove repair disk and Restart computer

At login screen for Vista

go to ease of access icon and click it 5 times
The command prompt pops up

At login screen for Win7 and Win 8

Goto ease of access icon and click it
The command prompt pops up

Type net user to find your name
Type net user yourname newpassword, hit enter and type exit

At login screen type your new password

Setup AD-Blocker Plus for Internet Explorer
Win10 Upgrade Errors
Create-reset-refresh-media Win 8.1
Create System Image
File Recovery
Repair Install or New Install
How to Burn ISO Images

Create New Partition

First Create System Repair Disk
Create USB System Repair Disk
You will need at least a 1 GB USB Flash Drive
If you need a usb hard drive Walmart
If you need a usb-flash-drives Walmart
Win 8 Tutorials
Win 10 Tutorials

New Feature, SlideToShutDown for Win 8.1 and Win 10


Download Internet Explorer shortcut
Download Internet Options shortcut
Press Shift Key and Click Restart
to get to Advance Startup Options
Download Advance Startup Options shortcut
Copy from Downloads to Desktop
Windows Desktop Themes
Windows Media Guide Internet Radio
Internet Speed Test
Microsoft Products Lifecycles
Windows Live Essentials

Download Image Resizer
This tool used to be WinXP Powertool Add-on

Image Resizer for Windows

Dual boot Win 8.1 with Win 10

1. Backup Windows Boot Manager
2. Goto Disk Management
3. Watch SlideShow on how to

Windows Auto logon

Check Win 8.1 to Win 10 Automatic Maintenance

Hibernate On or Off

Resize Win 8.1 - 10 hiberfil.sys File

Free Computer Inspection

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