Difference between Sleep, Hybrid Sleep & Hibernation in Windows 10/8/7

Many of us are not familiar with the exact difference between the various power saving modes in a Windows computer like Sleep, Hibernation or Hybrid Sleep. In this article, we will see the difference between these terms. Sleep is a power-saving state that allows a computer to quickly resume full-power operation (typically within several seconds) when you want to start … Read moreDifference between Sleep, Hybrid Sleep & Hibernation in Windows 10/8/7

Windows 10: How to stop Windows 10 automatically installing Realtek audio drivers?

Apologies for reviving an old thread, I’ve been having problems with the Realtek audio driver for a couple of weeks, there are very distracting and annoying volume changes caused by some auto level control in the driver that cannot be disabled, so I’ve been trying to get rid of the POS for the past couple … Read moreWindows 10: How to stop Windows 10 automatically installing Realtek audio drivers?

How to stop automatic updates in Windows 10

Windows 10 always install cumulative updates automatically, even if you’re against them, but you can use these steps to stop this behavior and decide when to install them. On Windows 10, cumulative updates are no longer optional, they’re mandatory, which means that they download and install automatically as soon as they’re ready. Although this new … Read moreHow to stop automatic updates in Windows 10

Connecting to Amazon EC2 Instance on Windows 10 bash – Permission denied (publickey)

I am trying to connect to my Amazon EC2 Instance using bash on Windows 10. I have already downloaded MyKey.pem It show me this message @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ @ WARNING: UNPROTECTED PRIVATE KEY FILE! @ @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ Permissions 0555 for ‘MyKey.pem’ are too open. It is required that your private key files are NOT accessible by others. This … Read moreConnecting to Amazon EC2 Instance on Windows 10 bash – Permission denied (publickey)

My screen went gray: how to turn off Windows 10 color filter mode

Maybe this has happened to you. You went to copy a quote from a press release and, suddenly, this is what you saw: Where’d my color go? I couldn’t figure out what the hell had happened, but my screen was suddenly gray. It was at the correct resolution, and everything looked the same except it … Read moreMy screen went gray: how to turn off Windows 10 color filter mode

How to Update the Windows Bash Shell to Ubuntu 16.04

Starting with the Windows 10 Creators Update, anyone who installs the Bash environment will get Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial). But, if you’ve previously installed Bash in the Anniversary Update, you’ll be stuck with Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty) until you manually upgrade. Ubuntu 16.04 contains more modern, up-to-date software packages. Ubuntu 14.04 was originally released in April, 2014, while Ubuntu 16.04 was released in April, 2016. Update: … Read moreHow to Update the Windows Bash Shell to Ubuntu 16.04

How to Migrate Windows 10 from HDD to SSD Using Clonezilla

This tutorial represents a practical excerpt on how to migrate (also known as cloning) a Windows 10 Operating System from a large HDD with multiple partitions, such as C:, D:, to a smaller SSD using a Linux distribution which includes Clonezilla utility. Clonezilla utility can run from PartedMagic Linux distribution CD ISO image or directly from Clonezilla Linux … Read moreHow to Migrate Windows 10 from HDD to SSD Using Clonezilla