Windows Talk details a ‘sensible and economic way to protect your data’
Sorting through the seemingly limitless printer options to find the best for you.
Windows MVP John D. Carrona discusses the improved stability offered with Windows 8/8.1.
Will Windows XP stop working on April 8th?
Enhance your bottom line with these 5 popular business applications now available for Windows 8.
Has Windows 8 replaced Windows 7 as the best platform for PC gaming?
How backup options in Windows 8 compare to traditional cloud based backups.
Are systems running Windows more susceptible to viruses? Or is Windows just a giant target?
This fall be on the lookout for an all new Internet Explorer from Microsoft. Here are the major changes expected with IE 11.
If you know of a trustworthy application that should be allowed through a Windows Firewall…follow these simple steps.
Seven reasons why desktops will survive the course of time and still be around in five, 10, 15 or 20 years time.
Learn all about how to implement Family Safety features in Windows 8.
Everyone should know the following security tips before going online.
How has Windows 8 changed our lives and our habits?
I think we all know that real computer hacking doesn’t happen the way you see it in movies and television, but what really does happen when a hacker tries to take over a computer?
In this infographic we take a look at the History of Microsoft Technology covering a wide range of products…
External hard drives are usually a device that people take for granted and never care about it, until something goes wrong. Why not try and look after your external hard drive with these three simple tips.
I’ve cobbled up a few short and succinct guidelines to direct the bedazzled notebook buyer into a narrower range of choices based on many personal needs and preferences.
Those who are of the opinion that we will soon not need desktop PCs aren’t saying so without reason.
Going through the steps in this article could help you prepare for a smooth Office 2013 deployment.
It’s only natural that you may be thinking more seriously about building your own computer the next time around, as opposed to going for another out-of-the-box option.
Here I explore the things considered by Microsoft while designing/developing the Windows 8 touch keyboard.
The best computer safety tips aren’t just free—they also save you money over the long term by keeping you and your computer out of trouble. So whether you want to save money or you just want to avoid spending it, try these 5 most obvious computer tips:
If you’ve just invested in a new printer and are panicking about having to set it all up, you needn’t worry. The latest models are designed to be incredibly straightforward; in some instances all you need to do is install the ink cartridges, plug it in and connect the printer to your computer or server. However, there are some basic guidelines that you need to follow.
Windows 8 operating system has brought in a unique way of adding some creativity to passwords. It is nothing but having a picture password.
With the release of Microsoft’s latest operating system just around the corner, it’s a question that many PC users are asking.
In essence, all spreadsheets are the same in that they help organize and analyze data. The main difference between Microsoft Excel and other spreadsheets is the interface.
SSDs (Solid State Drives) work very differently to older HDDs (Hard Disk Drives). This gives them several advantages over HDDs, but also a few drawbacks.
Five problems and solutions to the most common printer related issues.
Windows 8 offers a revolutionary new way to interact with your computer via the stunning Metro interface. This author thinks that’s going to be a big deal for all in one computers.
A look at some of the common causes for poor internet performance.
Free online security scans are not meant to replace a fully installed and updated antivirus or PC security program.
Immersive Explorer is a new app which has come up to relieve you from the mundane Windows Explorer. This is a metro style, streamlined and clean application for file browser. This Windows Explorer replacement is designed completely with Metro UI interface.
How to Tell If you’re Downloading from a Trusted Source – A Couple of Ways to Know
On desktop computers, a common part of most operating systems is Virtual Memory. Learn how Installing Virtual RAM on Windows 7 It is beneficial in terms of being economic and increasing RAM.
6 Tips to Speed Up Your Home Wireless Network: Follow these to ensure that your WiFi connection is operating at its best:
Encryption is the most advanced and potent way to keep your files safe in Windows.
I have used a lot of ‘zip’ or file compression programs over the years, but the one I use these days is the free, open source 7-Zip program.
It may be time to jump on the trend of cloud storage. Sure, cloud storage may be the latest buzzword in Internet communities, but understanding what it means could help you to effectively and safely store extra files without bogging down the running speed of your PC.
If you have accidentally formatted some important files and don’t backup there’s a great chance that formatted data will be recovered if you are using Windows OS.
Backup files are usually the first thing to go when you run out of space—but how do you know which files you can safely delete? Follow these simple rules and you’ll never delete backup files you might need later.
When precious data is lost, it is nice to know what could have caused it and maybe next time we can avoid this problem.
Some basic advice to those who perhaps aren’t the most tech savvy in the world, to help you find your way around computers and devices in future.
Laptop encryption consequently has become a valuable way to reduce security risks, while ensuring that information can not be easily retrieved. The more specific benefits of laptop encryption are outlined here:
If you know how to fix a broken computer, people with broken computers think you’re some kind of god. Your friends and family will flock to you with their computer problems. While you love them and will gladly help them, you should never do it for free. Here are five very important reasons why.
The Windows 8 beta version has been downloaded over 3 million times – with 1 million downloads in the first day alone.
Computers, iPods, cell phones, PSPs, the Wii, video games, Pinterest, television, Facebook, Twitter, etc. have all become part of our daily lives. In fact, many of us consider ourselves “addicted” to these devices.
The average computer user usually likes to ignore computer maintenance all together. They simply forget to perform even the slightest bit of computer maintenance and only think about it when something goes terribly wrong their computer.
There is no doubt that buying the right external hard drive is officially a nightmare.
While 2011 was the year when touchscreen tablet computers finally exploded onto the scene, 2012 will be the year when tablets and laptops go head to head for the hearts of consumers. Already, much talk and practice has been had with tablets as a business tool to replace laptops while the normal consumer like a student or a family may easily consider a tablet before a laptop. The following tablets and laptops will be the models to watch in 2012 as they may be the final straw to tip the scales or at least offer users a good time trying it out.