It’s your PC, so personalise it for you! On this page you will find guides to tweaking and changing Windows to make it work better for you.
If you are interested in changing the appearance of your Windows PC, check out our guide to skinning and theming or our guide to optimising your PCs display. If you’re looking for some great apps to improve Windows, check out our guide to Desktop Enhancements.
Looking for some ways to customise or tweak your Windows desktop? Look no further.
There are a number of settings you can change to help make text entry with your keyboard more comfortable. The tutorial below will walk you through configuring these settings.
If you find using the mouse difficult, you might want to check out these tips for customising the electronic rodent, which are part of our Computer Basics section. Left handed users in particular may wish to watch this video as it covers how to configure your mouse for left handed use.
Start Menu Tweaks
The venerable Windows Start menu was removed in Windows 8, but is due to make a comeback later this year. For users running Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8 with one of the many Start menu replacements, we’ve created these tutorials on how you can reorganise your Start menu and manually add or remove shortcuts.