Various tips for Windows users
Windows (10) environment variables : complete list of environment variables in Windows 10 (most are also availables in previous versions).\ MSDN - Recognized Environment Variables : another list, made for USMT (User State Migration Tool) but it contains also the common environment variables.
Windows + Ctrl + D : Create a new virtual desktop and switch to it.\
Windows + Ctrl + F4 : Close the current virtual desktop.\
Windows + Ctrl + Left|Right : Switch to the virtual desktop on the left or right.
Windows 10 Virtual Desktop Enhancer: a nice utility that adds various features to virtual desktops, like :
- Indicator in the tray area to now the number of the current desktop
- Assigning custop desktop names
- Setting a custom wallpaper for each virtual desktop
Scoop: A command-line installer for Windows. Usage example:
scoop install curl.