How to Customize and Reset Touchpad in Windows 10

In this instance, I’m using a Windows 10 laptop with a precision touchpad. Let’s see how to do these tasks. How to Reset Touchpad in Windows 10 Here’s how to reset the laptop’s touchpad settings and gestures to the default settings in Windows 10: Open the touchpad settings. You can find the Reset button under […]

How to Reset Paint Size and Position to Default

The Paint application automatically saves the window size, position, and canvas size before closing. Please follow this procedure to retrieve the default Paint window size and position and the canvas size: Open the Registry Editor. I suggest you back up the Registry before proceeding. Go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Software > Microsoft > Windows > CurrentVersion […]

How to Reset Hosts File to Default

Note: The hosts file is in C: > Windows > System32 > drivers > etc. Here is how you can reset the hosts file in Windows 10: Open Notepad. Copy and paste the following into the Notepad file: # Copyright (c) 1993-2009 Microsoft Corp. # # This is a sample HOSTS file used by Microsoft […]

How to Reset All Local Group Policy Settings to Default

In this post, you will see the steps to reset all local group policy settings to default. I’m using Windows 10 here. You can do this task in two ways. Pick the one you want. Method #1 Open local group policy editor. Go to Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > All Settings. Hit the State […]

How to Reset, Backup and Restore Start Menu Layout

You’ll see the steps to backup, restore, and reset the Start menu layout in this post. I am using a Windows 10 PC here. Let’s get started. Reset Start Menu Layout Open the Registry Editor. I suggest that you back up the Registry before proceeding. Expand the following keys: HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Software > Microsoft > […]