Remove Frames From Icons In Android 7 Nougat On Samsung Devices

icon frames Android 7 Samsung Galaxy

If you dislike icons with frames (squircle or another shape), you can switch back to old-school icons without frames. I don’t know whether it is possible on LG, HTC, Asus, Huawei, etc, but you can do this on many modern Samsung Galaxy phones and tablets. The screenshots taken on Samsung Galaxy Tab A6 (2016) SM-T585 tablet. Note, that this setting affect only a part of icons, because some icons already have drawn frames. Continue reading

How To Sign Out From Skype 8.0 On Android

In Skype app version 7 you could completely sign out from Skype but save credentials and you could sign in again without entering your login and password. Since the update of the Android app to Skype 8.0.0 there is no such option any more. So there is only one way to log out and make sure your contacts see you are really offlineContinue reading

Merge Skype Account With Microsoft Account To Change Skype Password

Many users encountered a problem while they tried to change Skype password in June 2017. If your account is not connected to your Microsoft Account and you select “Change password” in Skype desktop app, you will be directed to Microsoft login page at https://account.live.com/skype/password/change?smn=... . The thing is that Microsoft has recently taken the step to merge Skype accounts with Microsoft LiveIDs.  Continue reading

Create Control Panel Shortcut On Desktop And Start Menu In Windows 10 Creators Update

Control Panel shortcut in Windows 10 Creators Update

Control Panel is a set of deprecated applets serving to control system settings of Windows OS. At the moment, Microsoft gradually kills it and moves all system tuning and personalizing elements to the modern “Settings” app. Thus, since Creators Update Windows 10 doesn’t have a Control Panel link in WinX menu. Today we will show you how to create a Control Panel shortcut on desktop and start menu in Windows 10 Creators Update so that you can instantly access it. Continue reading