How to Make Windows 10 Shut Down Instead of Hibernating

make Windows 10 shutdown completely

Do you remember what was the number one advantage of Windows 10? Right! It boots faster than all previous OS versions. But maybe you don’t know the reason why it does it faster. The answer is simple: because Windows 10 deceives you and just uses hibernation instead of shutting down. It just saves the RAM data to your SSD (HDD) and when you power on your PC next time it just restores its state. So the OS is shutting down completely only when you click “restart“.

Why do you thing you don’t see anything like BIOS / UEFI information? That’s why the hibernation item disappeared from the “Shut down or sign out” menu. There is no point in it anymore.  So here is how to stop this cheating and make your OS shut down honestly when you select the corresponding item in the menu:  Continue reading

AdwCleaner by Malwarebytes – Remove AdWare in One Click

What is AdwCleaner

MalwareBytes AdwCleaner (AdWare Cleaner) is one of the best utilities for cleaning the PC from AdWare, RiskWare, malware, unwanted programs and browser extensions injecting ads into your browser. Besides that, the program can clean your system from malware traces, such as group policies that prevent default search engine from being changed in Chrome, fake DNS servers and modified network protocols.

It does not require the installation. In october 2016 AdwCleaner has been acquired by MalwareBytes – a world famous anti-malware utilities developer. Now it has a new improved design and got even more powerful in fighting adware. Continue reading

Check if Windows 10 Spring Creators Update or April Update is Installed or Not

Windows 10 Spring Creators Update version 1803

Windows 10 Spring Creators Update will start rolling out in April 2018 while the April Update – in the end of the same month. As usual, it contains some new features and improvements. In this guide we will tell you about how to find out whether or not you have already installed the Spring Creators or April Update for Windows 10 on your PC. The steps are absolutely simple even for inexperienced user and take a few clicks. Continue reading

How to Use 1.1.1.1 Cloudflare DNS on your Router, PC, iPhone or Android

Cloudflare DNS 1.1.1.1

Cloudflare DNS is a free DNS resolver that anyone can use for free. The company claims it to be the world’s fastest and the most private service while your ISP’s DNS servers are usually much more slow and insecure. 1.1.1.1 – is the primary IP address of Cloudflare private and fast DNS. 1.0.0.1 is the IP of their secondary DNS server. If you use IPv6 you should type 2606:4700:4700::1111 and 2606:4700:4700::1001. We recommend that you switch to Cloudflare DNS on your router to speed up your Internet connection and make it more secure. In this article we will explain how to assign 1.1.1.1 and 1.0.0.1 DNS servers on a router, computer with Windows 10, phone and tablet under Android 9 or iPhone/iPad running iOS 11.

You can also visit the official website – https://1.1.1.1 to read additional information about the service.

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Wi-Fi Not Working on Laptop with Windows 10

repair Wi-Fi on Windows 10 laptop

A lot of users experience problems after they upgrade to Windows 10. Very ugly situation when your PC says “Update me! Update me to Windows 10” you agree and as a result you get unusable computer. Who needs a laptop with not working Wi-Fi? In this article we will explain what to do if Wi-Fi is not working on your laptop.  Continue reading

How To Log Into TP-Link Router Settings

access tp-link router settings

I often explain users how to log into router settings over Skype or WhatsApp. I even have written a universal guide on how to enter the configuration page, but I forgot to explain how to do it on TP-Link routers and Access Points. Therefore, I decided to publish an article on how to enter the TP-Link router settings. Good and popular devices. I’ve been using this company’s router for many years.

It’s very easy to get into the TP-Link control panel. Precisely not much more difficult than on other devices. This article is suitable for such models of TP-Link routers as TL-WR841N, TL-WR741N, TL-WR940N, Archer 3200, Archer C7, C9, Archer 3200, etc. Because their settings pages are pretty similar to each other, for what I actually love TP-Link devices.  Continue reading