February 28, 2017 by
Does any one know what system color source/setting Windows 10 uses for the icon color in, for example, the Windows Settings dialog?
In the Win10 Personalization/Colors dialog, it is called Accent Color.
If I choose an Accent Color then re-apply Windowblinds for any reason (and there's a reason fairly often, unfortunately), the color reverts to a different color, presumably from the system colors section of the WB skin. I can't work out which system color is being invoked play...
February 14, 2017 by
This is a follow-up to Brad's linked post which is locked, recommending setting the processor power on battery setting to 99%.
The one thing his post didn't indicate is what the default processor power setting on battery was before he set it to 99%. My rig has it defaulted to 50%. My simple brain thinks setting it to 99% would increase power consumption and reduce battery life. If the default on his Surface Pro 4 was 100%, setting it at 99% would make sense to increa...
February 9, 2017 by
I finally transitioned to Windows10 Pro about 3 weeks ago when it came time to retire my Win7 laptop that had developed terminal constipation and display issues. Among the many annoyances of the background/automatic update drill in Win10 is its handling of MS Office updates. I use Word & Excel every day and I keep a bunch of documents pinned to the recent documents list in each application. After getting them set up as I needed following the initial install, Update has remo...