Mauro Huculak is technical writer for WindowsCentral.com. His primary focus is to write comprehensive how-tos to help users get the most out of Windows 10 and its many related technologies. He has an IT background with professional certifications from Microsoft, Cisco, and CompTIA, and he's a recognized member of the Microsoft MVP community.
DNS On Windows 11, 10, or a router, you can start Cloudflare's 184.108.40.206 DNS resolver service as the default DNS service for your computer and network, and in this guide, I'll teach you how.
Check info Are you wondering what kind of graphics card is on your computer? Here are six ways to find out on Windows 10.
Finder On Windows 10, you have many ways to determine the MAC address of the computer, and in this guide, I'll show you five ways.
Blocker Yes, you can disable updates for the Office apps from Microsoft 365 or standalone versions, and in this guide, I'll show you how on Windows 11 or 10.
Memory On Windows 10, you can use Task Manager and Resource Monitor to check the apps using the memory and fix the problem. In this guide, I'll show you how.
Cleanup On Windows 10, after an upgrade, you can delete the "Windows.old" folder containing the previous installation files to reclaim storage space, and in this guide, I'll show you how.
Fonts In Office from Microsoft 365, Office 2021, and other versions, you can install many different font families, and in this guide, I'll show you how on Windows 11 or 10.
Configuration On Windows 11, you can customize various settings to customize the sound experience whether you have one or multiple output devices, and in this guide, I’ll show you how.
PC Info Windows 10 offers different ways to find your computer's model number when the tag is missing or don't want to use third-party tools, and in this guide, I'll show you how.
Performance On Windows 10, you can use the DiskSpd tool on Command Prompt to test the hard drive performance, and in this guide, I’ll show you how.
Fixer On Windows 10, if apps are stuck downloading on Microsoft Store, there are some troubleshooting steps that you can follow to resolve this problem, and in this guide, we’ll show you how.
Privacy On Windows 11, you disable many data tracking features to improve privacy when using your computer or on the internet, and in this guide, I'll show you how.
Locker On Windows 10, you can leverage storage virtualization and BitLocker to password-protect folders and files, and in this guide, I'll show you how.
Browser switch This guide will show you the steps to change the default browser to anything you want on Windows 11.
Speed Confirm the link speed for your network adapter in at least 4x ways from the Settings app, Control Panel, Command Prompt, and PowerShell with our guide.
Wipe out On Windows 10, you can quickly format a USB flash drive to erase content or fix data corruption using File Explorer, Disk Management, PowerShell, and Command Prompt, and here’s how.
Wireless If you can’t remove the broken Bluetooth adapter, in this guide, we’ll show you the correct way to install a replacement part so that it’s properly recognized by Windows 10.
Information On Windows 10, you can find the process ID of an app or service in several different ways, and in this guide, we’ll show you how from Task Manager, Resource Monitor, Command Prompt, and PowerShell.
Previews On Windows 10, if thumbnails are not showing correctly, you can clear the thumbnail cache to resolve the issue from File Explorer or Command Prompt. Here’s how.
Remove access On Windows 10, you can prevent users from opening certain applications, and in this guide, we’ll show you how to complete this task with Group Policy and Local Security Policy.
Energy On Windows 11, you can create, customize, and delete power plans to improve power consumption and battery life, and here's how.
Copy/Paste On Windows 10, you can clear the clipboard history from the legacy and modern experience in at least two ways, and here's how.
Event Viewer On Windows 11 (or if you are still running Windows 10), you can use these three ways to find out why the computer shut down unexpectedly using the system event logs.
Transfer On Windows 10, you can easily import and export files from a USB removable drive, and in this guide, we’ll show you how.