Fix WSL2 Error When Installing Ubuntu 22.04 In Windows 11

Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) enables Windows users to run native Linux command-line tools directly in Windows. First introduced in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, it allows users to install various Linux distributions from Microsoft Store, such as Ubuntu, Debian GNU/Linux, Kali Linux, and more. WSL does not provide a Linux graphical user interface (GUI). Rather, it provides an environment for...

Personalize Windows 11 Start Menu Layout With The 22H2 Updates

With the 22H2 updates, the Start menu in Windows 11 layout can be changed and folders can be added next to the Power button. Here is how: To personalize Windows 11 Start menu layout, open Settings (Win key + I) and click on Personalization. Select Start. It will open the Start menu settings. There will be three available layouts: More pins Default Recommendations Choosing the More pins or the Recommendations...

Set Windows Spotlight Backgrounds As Windows 11 Wallpapers

With the recent Windows 11 22H2 update, the Windows spotlight feature is now integrated with background settings. So, you can set the desktop background in Windows 11 as one of those featured wallpapers that change regularly and are a part of this spotlight. Here is how to enable this: Access Settings (Win key + I), and choose Personalization. Click on Background. Then, from the drop-down menu for...

How To Download Country Maps in Windows 11 For Offline Use

As with Windows 10, you can download offline maps in Windows 11 of different countries. These maps can then be used offline by different apps. Here is how to do that in Windows 11: Access Settings (Win key + I). Then select Apps. From the Apps section, select Offline maps. The Offline maps section will have various options like the default storage location where these maps can be downloaded. Click...

How To Enable Dark Mode In Groove Music App

The Groove Music app in Windows 10 is a built-in MP3 player which can play songs from your other linked devices. These include other PCs and Xbox. By default, the appearance of the Groove Music app is of the system-based theme. This can be changed to dark and light modes if needed. Here is how to do that: Open The Groove Music app. Then click on Settings from the bottom of the window. On the right...

How To Change The Gaming Captures Folder Location In Windows 11

select and move Captures folder to a new location
Game Mode in Windows 11 is enabled by default. In this mode, background system tasks like installing drivers through Windows Updates and sending PC restart notifications are disabled. To access Game Mode, go to Windows Settings (Win key + I) and click on Gaming. Then click on Game Mode to turn it off/on. Captures folder: Also, the video clips and images captured during the gameplay by default are...