Windows 11

Tips, tricks, and guides for the latest version of the Windows operating system.

Readers like you help support MUO. When you make a purchase using links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Read More.


A Windows PC on a desk 1
11 Ways to Open the Control Panel on Windows

The Control Panel features many ways to edit your computer's settings, and there are lots of different ways you can open it.

The Windows user login screen on a laptop 1
How to Use Apple Maps on a Windows PC

Apple Maps is Apple's version of a mapping service such as the now famous Google Maps. Learn how to use it on a Windows computer.

The Razer logo  1
How to Fix Razer Synapse Not Working in Windows 11/10

Can't customize your Razer peripherals? Never fear; here's how to get Razer Synapse working again.

Woman using Windows 10 laptop on a bed 1
3 Ways to Factory Reset Your Windows Computer

Learn how to factory reset Windows using several methods, including from boot and manually reinstalling.

A Black Windows Laptop Running iCloud 1
Can’t Download or Install iCloud on Windows? Try These Fixes

Get iCloud working on Windows again using this guide.

windows 11 insider program join 1
What Is the Windows 11 Insider Program and How Do You Join It?

Want all the latest patches for Windows 11 before anyone else? Here's how, plus some things to consider before joining the Insider program.

Windows 11 laptop on white desk 1
How to Fix the Troubleshooters Not Working in Windows 10 & 11

The Windows Troubleshooters are meant to get you out of tricky errors, but what if even they start acting up? Here's how to fix that.

system settings in windows 11 1
How to Turn Fast Startup On or Off in Windows 11

Turning off Fast Startup does have its benefits, but how do you do it on Windows 11? Here's how.

Featured image - Windows 11 laptop and a black wireless headphone on a platform 1
How to Use the Photos App Background Blur Feature on Windows 11

Bring the focus of an image to the forefront with Windows Photo's Background Blur feature.

edge chrome browser hiding taskbar maximized 1
How to Fix Edge or Chrome Hiding the Windows Taskbar When Maximized

Get access to the Windows Taskbar at all times with this guide.

Samsung Flow app connecting Galaxy phone and tablet 1
How to Use Samsung Flow to Connect Your Windows PC and Galaxy Phone

Samsung and Microsoft's partnership allows some very cool features, such as Samsung Flow for an easier time connecting to Windows.

logi camera watching 1
How to Fix Your Webcam Showing a Black Screen on Windows

If you're appearing as a black screen on your video calls, here's how to fix it on Windows.

windows 11 feature menu 1
How to Turn Off "Games for You" Recommendations on Windows 11

Not a gamer? Stop the game recommendations on Windows 11 with this guide.

photo of computer showing windows 11 screensaver 1
What Are the Windows N Editions, and Should You Use Them?

Don't buy a Windows N edition machine just yet! Here's what that letter means, and what to expect after you buy one.

Windows 10 homescreen 1
How to Automatically Delete Old Files in Windows 10 & 11

If you want to keep your PC uncluttered and free of wasted space, you should check out these Windows tips for removing old files.

best-windows-laptops 1
The Best Windows Laptops

Interested in buying a Windows laptop for home, work, or play? Here are some of the best Windows laptops you can get your hands on.

Task Manager Reports Wrong CPU Usage 1
How to Fix Ntoskrnl.exe's High CPU Usage on Windows

Ntoskrnl.exe is a vital process for your Windows PC, but there are still ways to reduce how much CPU it uses up.

person using a windows laptop 1
How to Change the Windows 11 Login Method From PIN to Password

Windows 11 makes it hard to log in with a password, but it is possible.

convert mkv to mp4 windows 1
How to Convert MKV to MP4 in Windows

Converting MKV files to MP4 is easy with apps, and there are plenty on Windows to choose from.

lock-windows-user 1
How to Change the Reset Account Lockout Counter After Failed Logon Attempts in Windows 10 and 11

Modify how long before the incorrect password counter is reset after a number of failed logon attempts to a local account.

See more articles +