Free up Disk Space by cleaning Up after deleted Video Games

  •  Delete unused game files to free up space and prevent potential conflicts and performance issues when reinstalling games.
  •  Locate and remove extra files from Steam games by right-clicking on the game in your library and selecting “Browse Local Files.”
  •  If you use mods, clean those up too as they can take up even more space and cause compatibility problems, especially when reinstalling games.

If you play games on PC at all, you’ve probably accumulated a lot of extra files in your drive, even for ones you’ve uninstalled, which can hoard more space than you might realize. Fortunately, removing them is simply a matter of deleting a few folders; the hardest part is locating the right ones.

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How to enable Hardware-Accelerated GPU scheduling in Windows 10 and Windows 11

  •  Hardware-Accelerated Scheduling reduces the load on your CPU and can improve your PC’s performance.
  •  To enable it on Windows 10, head into Settings > System > Display > Graphics Settings and toggle on “Hardware-Accelerated GPU Scheduling.”
  •  On Windows 11, navigate to Settings > System > Display > Graphics > Change Default Graphics Settings and enable “Hardware-Accelerated GPU Scheduling”
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How to quickly locate a program’s EXE file on Windows 10

  •  Locate an EXE file from a shortcut by opening its properties window and clicking “Open File Location.”
  •  If a shortcut is not available, check “C:\Program Files” or appdata folder for the application’s main program folder.
  •  EXEs for apps from the Microsoft Store are located in “C:\Program Files\WindowsApps,” but we do not recommended to modify or take ownership of this folder.

If you’re doing advanced troubleshooting or configuration of a Windows 10 application and need to locate the program’s EXE file in File Explorer, there’s a quick way to do it if you have access to a shortcut.

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How to Bypass Chrome’s “Failed – Virus Detected” Message when downloading Files

 The best way to avoid the “Failed – Virus Detected” message in Chrome is to download your files straight from the official website, not some random third-party site. You can scan the download link on the VirusTotal website to see if the file actually contains malicious code or if Chrome is raising a false alarm.

You can get rid of the message by disabling Chrome’s security, turning off your antivirus, and tweaking the registry settings for your system’s security.

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Windows 11 can use your android phone as a Webcam

Continuity Camera has been an incredibly useful addition for Mac computers. Apple got tired of all of the complaints that MacBooks’ cameras weren’t good enough, so as a solution, it added the ability to let you use your iPhone’s cameras as a webcam for your Mac computer. If you happen to have an Android phone and a Windows computer, you’re in luck, because you’re about to get a similar feature.

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Can you see your recently watched Reels on Instagram?

Instagram doesn’t have a built-in feature to view recently watched Reels, but some workarounds make this possible. You can find the lost Reel from your feed if you haven’t closed the app yet, locate it in the history of your interactions, manually search for the account that posted it, or look for the Reel itself with the help of a caption, tag, and audio track.

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