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Windows 10 Fix: Onscreen/Touch Keyboard Not Popping Up

Mar 10th 2021

Windows 10 Fix: Onscreen/Touch Keyboard Not Popping Up
The Problem An annoying & reaccuring problem some of you may have experienced with Windows 10 is the Onscreen Touch Keyboard suddenly refusing to open when the Touch Keyboard icon is clicked. (If you don't see the Touch Keyboard icon on your taskbar at all, you just need to enable it by right-clicking the taskbar and selecting "Show Touch Keyboard Butto …

Best File Explorer Extensions: XnShell

Mar 2nd 2021

Best File Explorer Extensions: XnShell
XnShell XnShell is an amazing little tool that can save you a TON of time if you work with photos a lot. It ads the following abilities  and features to your context menu:Convert imagesResize & Rotate imagesAdds a thumbnail preview to context menu of image files.OFFICIAL DESCRIPTION "XnShell is a powerful Shell extension for Windows ™ Explorer, allowing you to pr …

Best Windows Search Replacement

Mar 2nd 2021

Best Windows Search Replacement
Everything SearchOut of all the tools and apps I have ever downloaded to my PC, nothing has had a bigger impact on my day-to-day use than Everything. I use it constantly. Where I used to do a quick manual search for a recent file because it was faster than searching for it with Windows, I now use Everything as its speed allows me to find it immediately. I use it so much in-fact …

Best FIle Renaming Utility

Mar 2nd 2021

Best FIle Renaming Utility
Bulk Rename Tool is easily the best file renaming tool I have come across. A user-friendly, intuitive interface manages to keep the app simple and easy to use despite supplying the user with a million different ways to rename their files. The software is 100% free to use, and updated regularly.DESCRIPTIONBulk Rename Utility allows you to easily rename files and entire folders b …

Webp Image Files: How to Convert/Edit/Open

Mar 2nd 2021

Webp Image Files: How to Convert/Edit/Open
Prior to February 2021, you could simply open a .webp image file in Photoshop, and convert it to a jpeg or png. However Photoshop has suddenly & mysteriously lost it's ability to open .webp files (with no explanation by Adobe). Luckily, there's a easy fix!WebPShopWebPShop is a plug-in that enables opening and saving WebP images directly from Adobe Photoshop, and can be …

​Best Bulk Image Converter

Mar 2nd 2021

​Best Bulk Image Converter
XnConvertI initially discovered XnConvert as a method to quickly convert webp image files to jpegs. But after using it for a while, I discovered it could do way more than that.DESCRIPTION"XnConvert is a fast, powerful and free cross-platform batch image converter, It allows to automate editing for your massive photo collections, you can rotate, convert and compress your differe …

Windows 10: Tips, Tricks, Hacks & Apps

Feb 27th 2021

This blog may seem a tad off-topic or out of place on a ecommerce website, but a majority of our traffic comes from Windows based PC users, all of whom could benefit from the information I am sharing here! Which is enough justification for me!  I spend most of the day on my PC so I am constantly improving it in order to make it and my workflow more efficient. Improvem …