Okay okay, not all current TV shows have this going on, but a good amount of the better shows have free Pilots for you to own. So to get these HD quality episodes and add them to your library, you are going to need a Google Account. Next just follow these steps! »
Hello! Does anybody know of dock management software/hacks that allow you to have multiple saved docks that you can swap for one another? Or something that would allow you to have a different dock in each space? To be clear, I want to display only one dock at a time, so as to save screen space. I switch between… »
Welcome to the weekly open thread where Lifehacker (and Hackerspace) readers share tips & tricks, seek advice, or just stop by to say “hello” and talk about whatever’s going on. Working on a project, or got any fun weekend plans you want to share? This is the place for that. »
I’ve looked through forums on various topics, mostly to do with my troubles on Windows, sometimes even other people’s, just to see if they turned up a solution that’s related to some problem I have.
I noticed in some places that when people were having issues with backing up, system restore, making repair disks,… »
Hello happy kinja people and how are you today? Today’s cross thread is super late ‘cause I’m on vacation in London, and so I both blanked and have to deal with a 5 hour time difference. What were/are your summer vacation plans?
It is estimated that 1 in 5 people today work from their homes. This group is quite varied – the mom who is freelancing as a writer, coder or biller; the entrepreneur who has a home office; the caterer with a basement converted into a state-of-the-art kitchen; the IT specialist who troubleshoots; and the employee who… »
The person you want to please with a gift knew about upcoming artists Ryn Weaver, The Districts, and Def Loaf months before you heard about them. This epitome of coolness sports the clothes, footwear, and accessories that will be highlighted on the runways next season. Even before an obscure joint becomes a big hit,… »
Update: This seems to be the better command line, for both w10 and 7, if you want a shortcut for the Desktop, taskbar, or wherever: »
Recently, a friend, Darrell Drake, told me he was doing a Kickstarter for his new book. This had me curious. A Kickstarter I mostly associate with inventions and games. This will be his fourth book. So, I shot him a few questions to find out more about this. »
When you’re setting up eq or just about anything that uses sliders to make adjustments, use the pgup/pgdn buttons to change the values faster. I have almost no patience with the cursor keys.
Media Player is still around in Windows 10. And it’s still launching the same old way by default, Library view. I didn’t want that to happen. I set up a shortcut that has this for a command:
“C:\Program Files\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe” /prefetch:1 /Task:NowPlaying
The tip goes back aways, but so does the… »
I have some Windows 10 questions concerning Windows Update on the Home version. I keep reading and hearing that you can’t fend off the updates for long. But here is something I’m trying, just for now, and not something I recommend either.
I have the Windows Update service stopped and Disabled, as well as Background… »
Good morning everybody! This is a hold-up.
K it’s not. It’s the Friday Open Thread! Welcome to it! Norma Jeane sends her best. Her and I have started drinking early! »
I’ve shown this script around before. I should probably just give it up. But you know how it is, you get in the mood for sharing, and later on, much later on, you want to re-share, coz you’re a geek playing with lines of code, and you’re a social geek, too. So here’s an ahk script.
It’ll get you out of most anything… »