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We all need to download files from the Internet occasionally, but how do you manage or find them in your browser.  Microsoft’s Edge web browser makes it simple.  When a download is happening, a down arrow will appear to the right of the address bar. …

Sometimes you need to lock your screen or minimize all your open windows.  This could be because you are using your laptop in a public location, at a coffee shop or on a train, and someone walks past as you are working on something sensitive,…

If you find your mouse or the trackpad on your laptop difficult to use, Windows 11 includes some features that can help considerably.  You can find these in Settings under Accessibility.  Click Mouse pointer and touch and you will see that you can change the mouse pointer style. …

Sometimes we just find typing on our keyboard difficult.  This could be for a wide variety of reasons from having poor eyesight to  shaky hands.  Windows 11 includes some easy to use tools though that can make typing much easier. You can find these in Settings…

Web browser extensions (also called add-ins) are hugely popular and perform all sorts of functions from helping find online shopping discounts to blocking adverts.  Microsoft Edge supports a huge selection of extensions.  There are two ways to access and install extensions in Edge.  The first…