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The first two freeware applications we covered more extensively in a similar post on this topic that explores how each one works. Windows 7 was the first iteration of the Windows OS to support the Snap Assist feature Click Here. It worked similarly to how Windows 10 currently implements the feature. Just drag an open window to either the left or the right side of the screen in the center and let it go. Once enabled, all you have to do is click and drag a window to one side of the screen. Dragging it to the left of the screen will cause it to fill the left-side of the screen to the halfway point, while dragging it to the right will do the opposite.

You will find your CPU details on the upper right-hand side of the window, right above the CPU utilization charts. Hit Enter or click on the System Information app icon. The System Information app icon looks like a computer with a blue screen with the letter “i” in the middle. Pressing Enter or clicking the app icon will open the System Summary section by default. To find out what graphics processing unit you have, type Device Manager in the Windows search bar and press enter.

  • The File History can back up only the files in Photos, Music, Desktop folders, Videos, and offline files of OneDrive on your system.
  • Windows Vista simplified and centralized desktop configuration management, which reduced the cost of keeping systems updated.
  • Updating drivers is always a good idea whether you’re facing issues or not.
  • // Performance varies by use, configuration and other factors.

First, launch the Windows Memory Diagnostic Tool and search for and troubleshoot any Windows 11 issues. If you have more than 8GB of memory and are still experiencing problems with general tasks, you may have the following issue. The RAM should be sufficient for the basic tasks, also it depends upon other factors like CPU and graphics card. It should be noted that if you have a high-end graphics card, a high-performance core , and low-powered RAM, your RAM could be a bottleneck for system performance.

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It’s easy to appreciate how the visual transition from one screen to the other becomes naturally gentler on the eyes. This monitor will also suit any photo-retouching and content creation by correctly displaying the sRGB color gamut; i.e. displaying colors the same as those found in most this notebook PCs. After snapping the window to either the left or right using Snap Assist, the vacant area on the opposite side will list all other available windows that can be selected to fit that space. If you scroll down to the bottom of the “Display” menu there is an “advanced display settings” link. If you click on this, you can set the resolutions of the display monitors.

Repeat Step 2 for the second window, this time dragging it to the right side of the screen before releasing the mouse. The window will take up the right half of the screen. Release the mouse to snap that window to the right side of the screen. It should now fill half the screen, or the corner if you dragged it there. If you want to dig even deeper into Windows’ snapping features, you can do so with Microsoft PowerToys, which unlocks a load of extra customisability aimed at Windows 10 power users. Alternatively, you can just get on with what you were doing in the snapped window and the remaining windows will return to where they were before you started snapping.

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Now, select I changed hardware on this device recently. Then, sign into your Microsoft account and identify the device you are using. The Microsoft activation process will whirr into life, and after a moment or two, it should activate Windows 10 with your new motherboard. As you might expect, it doesn’t always work out like that!

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So in order to seal the area where the flange meets the window, the flashing tape needs to be run up onto the side of the window at least 1/4-in. Don’t push it all the way in like you did with the other backer rod. Just push in almost to the point where the jamb meets the window unit. Run a bead of low-expanding foam in the gap along side the backer rod.