How to Customize Windows Terminal

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For decades, the Windows command prompt was the default terminal available for the power users and developers. But now, Windows Terminal is the preferred choice. It has a plethora of features that are non-existent in the classic command prompt window. In this tutorial, we'll learn about customizing the Windows Terminal for better coding and development experience. Most of these customizations are associated with the appearance and behavior of the Windows Terminal. Applying these customizations can help you get more out of your coding and command-line sessions. So, let's get started!

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How to Manage Search Engines in Firefox, Chrome, and Edge

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Every modern web browser comes with a default search engine. Users can either use the default one or can configure a different search engine for their use. These default search engines are used whenever a user types a search query in the browser's address bar. Managing these search engines is something an average user is never bothered about. Either they go with the default one or prefer to manually open their preferred search engine's website. In this tutorial, we'll learn to change the default search engine for our web browser and how to add more search engines to the list of available options. Let's do it!

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6 Best Torrent Clients for Downloading Large Files

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Direct downloading of extremely large files from the host server is often unreliable and slow. That's why sometimes, hosts offer torrent files to address these issues. As for end-users, we use torrent clients to download these large files. It makes the download process more streamlined, pausable, resumable, and of course—reliable. Today, we're going to look at some of the best and most reliable torrent clients one can use to download huge files. Most of these torrent clients are free to use and work reliably without any issues. So, let's get started and learn about quickly and reliably downloading large files from the internet.

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How to Install Let's Encrypt Enabled WordPress Site on a VPS

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This tutorial is indented for website owners who're a bit savvy and are not afraid of diving into technical stuff. First of all, you don't need to be a software engineer to pull this off. In this guide, we'll learn to install WordPress on a virtual private server from scratch. We'll also learn to install the Let's Encrypt certificate for our website's domain name. I'll use a command-line tool to get the job done. It'll ease the entire process and will help even the technically challenged to complete this process in a few easy steps. So, let's get started and learn to install the Let's Encrypt enabled WordPress site on a custom VPS server.

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How to Keep Your MacBook in a Healthy Condition

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If you're a proud owner of a MacBook, the following guide will help you keep it in a top-notch and healthy condition. Following the guidelines menti0ned below will increase its life and will give you all the raw power of this computing device for years to come. You just need to take care of simple things and you're good to go. Though every Apple device is designed for longevity, one can only expect to get more out of it over a longer period if used and maintained most optimally. And, that's what we're going to learn in this tutorial. So, let's get started and learn to keep our MacBook in a good condition.

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How to Manage Startup Programs in Windows 10

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Whenever a Windows machine boots up, several applications are started automatically either in the background or foreground to help you get started with your work. Some of these applications are absolutely essential ones while others are optional and can be removed or disabled as per your needs. But, managing these startup applications is not that easy. The following tutorial will teach you how to easily manage these startup programs. We'll learn how to add, delete, and temporarily disable and enable these programs. So, let's get started and see how we can manage these applications.

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8 Best Content Delivery Networks (CDN) for Business Websites

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Web development as well as website hosting technology has changed drastically when compared to the time when it all started. A content delivery network (CDN) is one such technology that is nowadays used by almost every modern website. It's used to serve content to the visitors—as fast as possible. Today, we're going to look at some of the best content delivery networks available for web publishers. Some of them offer a generous free plan which is good enough for most websites on the internet. Some of the popular content management systems come with an integrated CDN for their end-users.

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How to Keep Your Android Mobile Hotspot Secure

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Security is one of the primary concerns when working with smart devices and gadgets. Unauthorized access to the resources attached to these devices can leak your private information to malicious users. One of the critical resources often shared with others is the mobile hotspot. It's generally shared with the known ones. In this tutorial, we'll focus on private mobile hotspots created on Android devices. We'll learn how to keep our mobile hotspots secure as well as restrictive for authorized users too. All of the steps mentioned below are more or less the same for every Android smartphone model.

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How to Boost the Performance of Your Company without Excessive Stress

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Boosting a company’s performance is usually associated with some extra stress for all employees that have to take on new responsibilities and see their own workloads increased. It doesn’t always have to be that way though – especially not if you’ve taken the time to carefully plan ahead and have a good idea of what you’re doing.

Nowadays, it’s entirely possible to give your business a significant performance boost without causing excessive stress to anyone involved.

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Beginner's Guide to Creating a Twitter Thread

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Twitter is my personal favorite when it comes to connecting with followers on social media. It has a vibrant community and is easy to use. Beginners may initially feel overwhelmed, but once you get hold of it, there's no returning. Today, we're going to learn about Twitter threads. How to create them correctly to gain followers and fans? These are the questions we'll address in this guide. Social media influencers often use Twitter threads to get more engagement and fan following on this platform. We'll learn the same technique in easy-to-understand steps. Let's learn how to create a Twitter thread.

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5 Security Issues With Modern Smartphones You Must Know

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Smartphone technology can be considered relatively new when compared to other forms of computers. As a result, there is still a lot that the general public does not know about these devices, which is a shame since almost everyone is walking around with one in their pocket.

A majority of this ignorance refers to the capabilities of the smartphone; however, there are some crucial details that you should know, such as the possible security issues that come from using these devices.

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8 Automation Gadgets to Build a Smart Home

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With the advent of IoT devices, home automation has placed itself firmly in every aspect of human life. Smart gadgets aimed at home automation are one of the domains that benefited most from this awesome technology. These automation gadgets have the power to completely automate almost every aspect of your daily chores related to house management. If you have the budget, you can use all of these gadgets to make an incredible smart home. Some of them are affordable while others may be expensive. Depending on your needs, you can select the best ones that meet the requirements of your home.

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4 Sure-Shot Ways to Enhance Communication in the Workplace

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Excellent communication is vital to the success of any workplace. Not only does it help to enhance teamwork, but it also helps business operations run seamlessly. Without a successful or seamless communication system in place, often workplaces can see many issues arise including employee dissatisfaction, issues with clients and more.

If you are looking to revamp your communication technology to enhance your business, this short guide will tell you everything you need to know. Look at the four top tips below to help you get started.

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How to Free Up Storage Space on Your Android Smartphone

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Whether you have plenty or limited storage space on your smartphone, using it smartly ensures you never run out of it. This involves regular purging of unused and unnecessary files from the device. There are several ways to do it. We'll look at some of the most popular ways to free up storage on an Android smartphone. Apart from the built-in option to free up and clean the storage, several apps are also available for the same. It's up to you which approach you want to go ahead with. I prefer the native option provided by Android. Let's see how we can free up storage on an Android device.

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Best Practices for Password Management : An Introduction

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Almost every netizen uses passwords to manage and access both online and offline accounts. It's one of the oldest and widely prevalent authentication mechanisms to access software products. Unfortunately, despite being the primary way to protect accounts, it's often the weakest link too. A weak password can leave your accounts in a vulnerable state inviting hackers to gain control over them. We can easily counter these malicious access attempts through strong passwords that are hard to break. The following guide will give you some useful and practical insights into password management best practices.

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