Category Archives: Windows

HOW TO RUN FLASH PLAYER AFTER JAN 12TH 2021 WITH CHROME

HOW TO RUN FLASH PLAYER AFTER JAN 12TH 2021 WITH CHROME

If you need run adobe flash player for some reason here is a fast tutorial on how to do it.

P.S: If you change your system clock to a date before 12 Jan 2021 it will still work smile!

Create a Windows 10 log file

Create a Windows 10 log file that adds automatically the date every time you open it

In this example, we are going to create a .txt file which every time you open it, the file adds a date into it. This types of file we call log files.

So to do this we create a simple .txt file and we add to the top of the file with large letters .LOG

We save the file and every time you open it you will see a date added. Write something, save it and the next time you open the file it will have another date under.

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How to reboot windows 10 using PowerShell and ask for user confirmation

This is a super easy, super fast tutorial on how to reboot a computer and even a remote computer using PowerShell.

Reboot Windows from PowerShell

restart-computer

Reboot with user confirmation

restart-computer -Confirm

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PowerShell: How To Delete Files and folders, multiple files and files with wild characters.

This post explains how to delete files and folders using PowerShell command ‘Remove-Item’. Also we are going to cover deleting of multiple files and removing files with wild characters.

For a single file:

Remove-Item test.txt
Code language: CSS (css)

For multiple files:

Remove-Item test1.txt test2.txt test3.txt
Code language: CSS (css)

For files with wild characters

Remove-Item *.txt or Remove-Item *.xls and so on
Code language: CSS (css)

To delete a directory

Remove-Item foldertodelete

It will ask you if you want to delete the whole content select “Y” for yes and press enter.

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How to use Windows PowerShell to find a process and kill it

This is going to be a simple and strait forward example on finding and killing a process using windows powershell. For the example we are going to start and kill the cmd process.

This is a example to find cmd (command prompt)

tasklist | findstr cmd

Use the selected id to kill the process

Stop-Process -id 12256

How to use Windows Terminal to copy files and folders.

Use cmd (command prompt) to copy files and folders.
It’s nice to know how to use the command line to do basic stuff. If you need to create a task scheduled copy/paste job this is going to be very useful.

// go to file or folder dir cd Desktop // list file or folder dir // copy file or folder xcopy file.txt file2.txt xcopy folder1 folder2\
Code language: JavaScript (javascript)

The best free screen recorder and color picker ShareX

After going round and round the internet I finally found a great and free software to create my desktop recordings , screenshots and even a color picker. If you need a fast, easy, secure and reliable screen recorder – look no further!

website: https://getsharex.com

license: free

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How to stop windows 10x sending data to microsoft (disabling telemetry altogether)

Here we are going to use the built in Mircosoft Windows 10 – Registry Editor to add a new dword and we are going to stop all telemetry (sending statistics to microsoft)