How do I configure my Windows 10 workstation from scratch?

  1. Adjust the mouse pointer speed.
  2. Set the central display as primary.
  3. Configure drive letters and labels (
  4. Setup shortcuts on the Desktop.
  5. Set the timezone.
  6. Change data formats in Windows settings.
  7. Configure File Explorer (Windows Explorer).
  8. Install Google Chrome and configure it.
  9. Setup Microsoft Edge to do nothing and do not interrupt me anymore.
  10. Disable unnecessary notifications from apps.
  11. Install and configure Steam (I need it for DisplayFusion).
  12. Install DisplayFusion and configure it.
  13. Install Notepad++ and configure it.
  14. Configure the Windows hosts file.
  15. Unpin the preinstalled crapware (Edge, etc.) from the taskbar.
  16. Delete some preinstalled crapware (Skype, OneDrive, etc.).
  17. Configure the taskbar.
  18. Configure the lock screen.
  19. Configure input languages.
  20. Configure the Desktop's background.
  21. Install and configure SnagIt (to illustrate this article with pictures).
  22. Install and configure Photoshop.
  23. Configure autochk.
  24. Install Adobe Acrobat Reader (without the bundled crapware).
  25. Install motherboard drivers.
  26. Set refresh rates for displays.
  27. Install GeForce Game Ready Driver .
  28. Install Wondershare Dr.Fone - Phone Manager (iOS).
  29. Upgrade BIOS.
  30. Install FastCopy.
  31. Install WinRAR.