Category: windows

  • Remove an Obsolete Work Account from Email and Accounts in Windows 10

    Trying to Delete from Settings -> Email and Accounts I was trying to “fix a problem with one of my accounts” in Windows when I realized that it was an old work account that was complaining. The problem is that “Email and Accounts” in Windows 10 only provides a “Manage” option, which requires login: The…

  • How to disable “There are unused items on your desktop”

    Right-click on your desktop background and select [Properties]. From the “Display Properties” window, select the [Desktop] tab. Select the [Customize Desktop…] button at the bottom. Uncheck the “Run Desktop Cleanup Wizard every 60 days” box and click the [OK] button, and then click the [OK] button on the display properties window. That should be it!

  • Is this really an Explorer issue?

    via Windows 7 Fail – F-Secure Weblog : News from the Lab. Okay, I get annoyed with Windows’ design on a regular basis, but I don’t know that defaulting to showing file extensions for known file types is the right answer. I guess the real problem is that Windows 7, like every other Microsoft-designed Operating…