How to Check Graphics Card Video Memory (VRAM) Size on Windows 10

Windows 10 is constantly changing and developing, the modern Settings app obtains new and new sections that serve to substitute the old Control Panel applets. And in this article we provide a step-by-step guide to find out the amount of video memory of your external or internal graphics card because the steps have changed a bit since the early builds of Windows 10. Besides that, you will learn about a few more methods to check the RAM size of your video adapter (a.k.a. VRAM) using third-party utilities.

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How to Activate the Light Theme on Windows 10

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While the majority is looking for a dark theme (dark mode), Windows 10 version 1903 (a.k.a. Windows 10 May 2019 Update) brought a long-awaited new light theme. Here is how you can activate it in a few clicks. The light Windows 10 theme looks fresh and suits light wallpaper a lot. We hope, you will enjoy it very much. Keep reading to learn how to give your computer a fresh and new look.

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Disk D: is not accessible. Access is denied on Windows 10 – Fix the Error

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In this article I will explain what you can do to gain access back to your HDD or SSD disk if you see D: is not accessible. Access is denied in Windows 10. There can actually be any other drive letter instead of D:. Besides the error itself you can notice that your Windows OS is not able even to count the free and used diskspace if open This PC in the Explorer.

You can face the issue if you connect an SSD or HDD from another PC or because someone incorrectly modified access rights in the disk Security options. The error happens when NTFS restrictions of a certain disk or partition do not allow you and even system access it.

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How to Add a Shortcut to Google Chrome to Windows 10 Desktop in 10 Seconds

Microsoft improved Windows 10 so much that now creating a shortcut to the program on the desktop is a whole problem. Even the most tech savvy and advanced users have to think over for a long time, until they understand how to create this damn shortcut to Chrome. And this is frustrating.

Where the Problem Begins

You can easily find Chrome in the Start menu but the problem is that you can’t drag it to directly to your desktop. You can’t do the same either even if you already have Chrome pinned to your Taskbar. In this tutorial I will explain the quickest way to do it.

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Check if October 2018 Update is Installed on a Windows 10 PC

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October 2018 update, as every update of such kind, brings some new features to Windows 10 – the constantly developing operating system. It started to roll out on the 3rd of October 2018. Users report that the update process goes quickly and in most cases flawlessly so you can even not notice the update installation. Here is how you can check whether or not your Windows 10 already got the October 2018 Update.  Continue reading

How to Prevent Windows 10 from Deleting the Image Thumbnails Cache

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Each time you open the same folder with pictures Windows 10 starts re-creating thumbnails from a scratch. It’s not actually a problem if there is five images in the folder. But if you browse through a huge archive containing tons of pictures in good quality you will waste a lot of time waiting until the thumbnails are ready and your hard drive finally stops making noise.  Continue reading