Google Pixel has a nice feature called “lift to check phone” which is activated by default. It allows you to check the notification about apps updates, received emails, missed calls and other stuff as soon as you take phone in your hands (without any tap on the screen or key press). But some people don’t like the feature. They ask questions like “why does my phone turn on the screen randomly?” or “how do I stop my Pixel from waking when I pick it up?” on Internet forums. So here is how to disable “lift to check phone” (a.k.a. “raise to wake”) feature on Google Pixel and Pixel XL under Android 7 and stop your phone from turning on the display when you pick it up or move.
The question asked by a user: How to connect Google Pixel to my computer under Windows 10 and view files and folders on the internal storage? The issue is when I plug in my Pixel to a desktop PC using USB I see an empty storage in the explorer: absolutely nothing is visible there and I can only see “This folder is empty”. In this article we will tell you about several methods to connect Google Pixel to PC or laptop, view the content such as files, folders, pictures, music and videos from Windows 10. You will be able to download and upload files to/from your phone. Continue reading
Some movies and songs are really quiet. And if you are trying to watch such video on a laptops without external acoustic system you won’t be satisfied with the output volume. Besides that many laptops have very weak embedded speakers. Here are a few methods to boost the sound volume in Windows in general (including volume in browsers) and how to boost the gain of a movie or mp3 in players without editing audio/video files. Continue reading
Perhaps, you accidentally deleted data from your disk (or just forgot to copy or move a file or a folder from your system drive, formatted disk C and reinstalled Windows from a scratch) but you know you have it in your backup copy created with AOMEI Backupper. How to recover files or folders without restoring the whole image onto your disk? In fact, this is very easy. AOMEI Backupper offers an extremely useful feature which allows you to mount backup images as virtual drives. Continue reading
Opera browser has a built-in VPN feature that allows you to change IP to another country, select a virtual location and stay anonymous. First, you need to enable the feature and then you will be able to turn it on or off any time you need. Here is our step-by-step guide on how to use VPN in Opera. Continue reading
We encountered a clicking sound issue on Windows 10 x64 right after reinstalling operating system with Creators Update. In our case the solution was very simple but it can be much more difficult to troubleshoot the issue in other cases. Here is about all possible solutions to fix clicking, popping or stuttering sound in Windows 10. Continue reading