Category: Tipps & tricks

Check for Windows Updates

On computers managed by us, we manage and monitor the correct patch level. The only thing you have to take care is to follow the order to reboot your machine once new windows updates have been installed. Please reboot your system as soon as possible to activate security related changes for your system.   Below we describe, how you can check for Windows updates manually (when being outside of the ETH or with your personal device, […]

Auto recovery files

The feature of AutoRecover will automatically save your working document in every specified minute, The Default is 10 Minutes.  How to quickly access the AutoRecover file location when you need to recover the lost document in Word, Excel and PowerPoint?  Windows Office 2013 / 2016 Path Word: C:\Users\username\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Word Excel: C:\Users\username\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Excel PowerPoint: C:\Users\username\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\PowerPoint Visio: C:\Users\username\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Visio Project: C:\Users\username\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Project macOS You can Access These Files with Go to Folder: Shift +  Command + G Or Alt Key and Go > Library   Replace […]

Add a program to autostart

Open the “Run” dialog box by pressing the Windows key + R. Type “shell:startup” (without the quotes) in the “Open” edit box and click “OK.”   If the shortcut you want to add to the “Startup” directory is available on the desktop, you can copy and paste the shortcut. Otherwise you can create a shortcut for the program in the directory. To create a new shortcut, right-click on an empty area in the right pane of […]

Enable login by face recognition

Our new Windows Tablet Platform allows you to enable the functionality to login by face recognition. This feature can be very convenient, when you use your Windows Tablet without a keyboard since typing your password by on-screen keyboard is not very comfortable but also not very secure (it is easy to spy on your input). This feature can only be set up if you have the necessary hardware for it. This will not be possible […]