Do I Have a Virus On My Phone? 7 Warning Signs

As people switched from desktops to mobile devices, so did cybercriminals. Today, your phone can become infected with a virus in much the same way as your computer, though the warning signs for a virus on your computer may be slightly different. Android phones are more susceptible to malware because they run on open-source code, […]

What Is WMI Provider Host (and Is It Safe)

Processes like the WMI Provider Host aren’t well known to most Windows users, but that doesn’t mean that they’re not essential to the operating system. In this case, and like other critical processes such as csrss.exe , the WMI Provider Host shouldn’t be something you need to think about, unless it causes high CPU or […]

How to Vectorize an Image in Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop is not a vector image editor. Adobe Illustrator ably handles that job. But what if you are on one of the basic Adobe Creative Cloud membership plans? Or you just have a subscription to Photoshop alone?  Photoshop has a few tools that allow you to draw vector shapes and paths from scratch. You […]

How to Fix System Tray or Icons Missing in Windows 10

The Windows 10 System Tray (Notification area), is located on the right side of the taskbar and provides access to system notifications, functions, and apps. The system tray also holds shortcuts to some important settings like network, power, volume, and Action Center icons. If you hover over the system tray and notice that the icons […]

How to Format an SD Card on Windows 10

SD cards are mainly used in mobile devices like smartphones, game consoles, cameras and the like. However, we often have to use them on a Windows computer. Either to copy data as quickly as possible or to do some troubleshooting with SD cards that don’t seem to work anymore.  One of the most common reasons […]

How To Use Photoshop Replace Color For Creative Editing

Colors are an important aspect of any art, photo, or design piece. Sometimes, you might feel like a certain color just doesn’t belong, and you want to recolor it. You can do this easily in Photoshop, even without erasing and recoloring something manually. There is a feature Photoshop has called Replace Color. It’s a quick […]

What Is Runtime Broker in Windows 10 (and Is It Safe)

First appearing in Windows 8, the Runtime Broker process is an important system process that continues to serve an important purpose on Windows 10 PCs. Like other major system processes, such as unsecapp.exe , the Runtime Broker process can’t be switched off or disabled. System processes like the Runtime Broker are usually hidden, so if […]

How to Clear the Clipboard in Windows 10

When you cut or copy something on your computer, it’s automatically copied to the clipboard so that you can paste a copy of the item elsewhere. The October 2018 Windows Update came with a new clipboard experience in addition to the ability to paste multiple files. You can also pin the items you want to […]

A Notion App Review: 15 Tips for Beginners

Since its release in 2016, Notion has been making waves in the productivity space, and for a good reason. It eliminates the need to spread out work between multiple apps and acts as an all-in-one note-taking , task management , and collaboration tool . Notion’s modular-based approach to just about everything also means that you […]

How To Rename a Printer in Windows 10

When adding a printer in Windows 10, it’s given a default name. The manufacturer name such as Brother or Canon, for example, followed by the model number of that specific device. Because of this, it may get confusing if you have multiple printers on the same network. If you only have one printer, then you […]