Fixing broken Windows
As far as operating systems go, Windows is robust, mature, and polished—but despite Microsoft’s best efforts there are a few annoyances that just haven’t (or can’t) been improved yet.
The lingering irritations can stem from a number of sources: security concerns, the decision to choose simplicity over complexity, plain old user error, or flat-out questionable interface decisions. Luckily, there are tools for almost every common Windows frustration you can think of. Here are 10 of them.