What are the best tips and tricks for Windows 10?

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    #1Windows 10 Hack: 3 Ways To Stop Forced Updates

    Windows 10 Hack: 3 Ways To Stop Forced Updates

    Have you ever asked yourself: why is Windows making me do this update if I simply don't want to? Well, you won't have to do it anymore if you follow the instructions given in th article Windows 10 Hack: 3 Ways To Stop Forced Updates is an article on the Forbes website.

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    Keith Smith
    Written on May 11, 2018
    "Neat tricks and a little bit of OS tinkering is shown here in this pretty good breakdown of what the OS does exactly. Perhaps a little daunting for beginning users though."
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    #2Windows 10 - How to Disable Startup Programs

    Windows 10 - How to Disable Startup Programs

    If you have too many programs opening when your computer is turning on, it will generate problems and it will take longer to load the files. It's very important that you keep startup programs in check, disabling the ones that you don't need. This video will teach you how.

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    Eric Morgan
    Written on May 18, 2018
    "Thank god I found this. It takes 6 hours to turn my computer on (not really, but it takes a really long time). My computer literally starts like it's new now. This is the BEST tip I have ever seen!!!"
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    #3What to Do If You Forgot Windows 10 PIN Password

    What to Do If You Forgot Windows 10 PIN Password

    I See Password is an amazing website where you will be able to find product reviews, tips, products to buy, tutorials, etc. All the topics of the website are password recovery related, so this tips on what to do if you forget Windows 10 PIN password are really great.

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    Donna McDonald
    Written on May 16, 2018
    "This is great for a specific problem for Win10 but I would have preferred a list of various tips and tricks. This could be linked to it or mentioned but it's less a tip or trick and more a troubleshooting website."
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    #4Recover Lost/Unsaved Word Documents in Windows 10

    Recover Lost/Unsaved Word Documents in Windows 10

    The article 'Recover Lost/Unsaved Word Documents in Windows 10', published in EaseUs website, includes different methods to recover lost and unsaved documents. It explains step by step how to recover a file for Word 2013, Word 2010, and Word 2007. 

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    Eduardo Caballero
    Written on May 14, 2018
    "After losing all my important work documents I found I needed them recovered. Recover Lost/Unsaved Word Documents in Windows 10 had some tips and tricks that got my documents back after a while. I was very scared I had lost them forever. "
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    #5No Sound? 7 Tips to Fix Audio Issues in Windows 10

    No Sound? 7 Tips to Fix Audio Issues in Windows 10

    No Sound? 7 Tips to Fix Audio Issues in Windows 10 is an article by Gavin Phillips on the MakeUseOf website that explains different techniques you can use to fix any sound issues you might be having on a computer with Windows 10.

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    Judy McCoy
    Written on May 21, 2018
    "This could be really useful when trying to fix an audio issue"
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    #64 Tips to Make Your Windows 10 Computer Run Faster

    4 Tips to Make Your Windows 10 Computer Run Faster
    This article by Gizmodo shows you four easy ways to make your Windows 10 computer run faster by using the tools that the system already has to perform regular maintenance.
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    Maricela Palma
    Written on May 16, 2018
    "My computer's gotten so slow lately and I wanted to see what I could best do to speed it up; I trust gizmodo, and the suggestions were as good as I would expect. I'd already done most of the things, but it's validating at least."
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    #7Solved Windows 10 Internet cutting out regularly

    Solved Windows 10 Internet cutting out regularly

    The video Solved Windows 10 Internet cutting out regularly by King Bohica explains how to keep your Internet connection from cutting out on Windows 10.

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    Samuel Hernandez
    Written on May 17, 2018
    "KingBohica's video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F2gY-mgCJ50 shows one of the better tips and tricks for Windows 10. This video specifically shows how to fix a windows 10 PC's internet being cut off intermittently. Easy to follow and a godsend for annoying issues such as this one."
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    #8How and When to Defragment Your Hard Drive in Windows 10

    How and When to Defragment Your Hard Drive in Windows 10

    How and When to Defragment Your Hard Drive in Windows 10 is an article by Melanie Pinola on Laptop Mag that explains why you should do regular defragmentations of your hard drive. It then teaches you how to know when your computer needs it, and how to do it properly.

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    Doris Wang
    Written on May 18, 2018
    "I was very glad I read Laptop's article "How and When to Defragment Your Hard Drive in Windows 10" by Melanie Pinoloa. It offers great tips and advice on hard drive maintenance for computers running Windows 10 operation system. The article helped me avoid a disaster with my very defragmented hard drive and it helped my computer to run more efficiently."
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