6 Ways to Access Registry Editor in Windows 10

Ordinary users may hardly use registry editor, but advanced users may usually need to access Windows Registry Editor to perform some tasks. Now this post shows you six ways to access registry editor in Windows 10. 6 ways to access Registry Editor i……

How to Disable/Enable Control Panel in Windows 10

Normally, you can easily access Control Panel in Windows 10 without restrictions. However, occasionally you may want to hide or disable Control Panel app to prevent others from accessing it to accidently change your PC settings. Yes, you can do thi……

How to Disable Access to Registry Editor in Windows 10

As is known to all, Registry is a critical part in Windows 10 and any other Windows system. Improper actions on Registry may directly cause system/program failure. That’s why you are advised to backup Windows 10 Registry before you edit it. W……

How to Turn off System/App Notification Sounds in Windows 10

When you insert a USB stick, connect a cellphone, install apps, change system preferences, or do some other actions in Windows 10, by default it will play sounds in notifications center to alert you. The sounds can remind you not to miss any import……

Change Background/Text Color of Command Prompt in Windows 10

The Command Prompt window in all Windows versions including Windows 10 uses black background and light gray text. If you want to change the plain-old color and add some other colors to make your Command Prompt window unique, read this page. I’……

How to Disable Read Only in Excel 2016

If an author has made an Excel 2016 spreadsheet read only to protect it from being modified by others but now you want to remove the read-only mode, read this page to learn how to disable read-only in Excel 2016 based on the three cases. Case 1: If……

Forgot Password to Open/Modify Office Document, What to Do

Security conscious people usually set passwords to encrypt Office files that contain critical data. However, it will cause you to be unable to open or modify an Office document if you forget or lose the password. Then what can you do when forgot pa……

How to Make an Excel Spreadsheet Read Only in Office 2016

When you share one Excel workbook/spreadsheet with multiple people, you may don’t want the spreadsheet to be modified arbitrarily by unauthorized persons. If so, you can make the spreadsheet read-only to discourage others’ editing. Now ……

Start or Stop Protection on Word document 2016 with Password

If you want to restrict editing in a Word document, you can start enforcing protection, and just stop protection when you want to remove restrict editing from Word document. Now this article is just showing how to start and stop protection on Word ……

How to Reset Microsoft Access Database Password

If you’ve set password to encrypt your Access database, sometimes for some reason you may want to change or reset the password. Now I will elaborate on how to reset Microsoft Access database password by the following four steps. Step 1: Prepare cu……