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Gaby is frustrated because her phone calendar isn’t syncing with her Google Calendar. We explain what’s causing the issue and how to fix it. Continue reading

How To Remove Ads On Outlook.com

Sunday, October 12th, 2014

How to get around the ads in Outlook.com – we’ve got two methods for removing them. Continue reading

Can I Safely Delete EXE Files?

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Is it safe to delete .EXE files from your download folders? We’ll tell you how know what you need to keep. Continue reading

Susanne wants to know why Flash won’t work with newer Android tablets. Learn what’ s behind the decision and if there’s anything you can do about it. Continue reading

Raymond wants to know if there’s anyway to get rid of password prompts on his Mac. Continue reading

How to Identify & Kill Task Manager Processes

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Learn how to identify what processes you need, and which ones you don’t, with a process library. Continue reading

Discover the hidden keyboard features that you never knew existed on your iPhone and iPad! Continue reading

How to Fix iPad Apps That Won’t Update

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Shakun’s iPad won’t allow him to update. We help him troubleshoot the issue. Continue reading

Learn how to banish the red dot on the App Store icon with automatic updates for iPhones and iPads in iOS 7! Continue reading

Looking for easy to use video editors for a Windows PC? Look no further! Continue reading

Are you new to Chromebooks? Take a look at our getting started guide to get you up and running. Continue reading

Not got much money to spend? Discover the best alternatives to Photoshop when you are shopping on a budget. Continue reading

Windows Upgrade Options For XP Users

Saturday, April 5th, 2014

What’s your best upgrade option from XP? We compare Windows 7 and 8. Continue reading

How do you know what type of video card you have? Learn about a free utility that makes it easy to identify your card. Continue reading

Learn how access and manage files on your Android tablet. It’s a little different from using a traditional computer, but our step-by-step tutorial makes it simple. Continue reading

Open and View RAW Files in Windows 7

Friday, August 19th, 2011

If you’ve ever wondered how to view RAW files in Windows 7, you’ll be glad to know about this free and easy solution. Continue reading

How to Format a Flash Drive

Friday, August 12th, 2011

Learn how to format a flash drive quickly and easily with this step by step tutorial for Windows PCs. Continue reading

How to Use the Insert Key

Sunday, July 24th, 2011

Is the Insert key completely useless? Actually, it isn’t. In Microsoft Word it has a couple of functions you may be surprised to learn about. Continue reading

Installing Internet Explorer 9

Friday, June 17th, 2011

Internet Explorer 9 is indeed safe to download and is currently free of any major issues. So, if Explorer is your browser of choice, you should definitely hit the update button. Continue reading

Backing Up With Windows 7

Sunday, June 5th, 2011

Here’s a wonderful tip on how to easily back-up your entire Windows 7 machine onto an external hard drive. It’s really simple, so give it a look! Continue reading

Windows 7 Desktop Cleanup Wizard

Monday, May 9th, 2011

Robert in Long Island, NY asks:

In Windows XP there is the Desktop Icon Cleanup Wizard. Is there an equivalent in Windows 7?

The Desktop Cleanup wizard was last featured as a standalone utility in Windows XP. It does not appear in Windows 7, at least not in the same form. Continue reading

Qwiki

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

If you want to look at the web in a whole new light, try Qwiki.com. This online encyclopedia has all the facts and information you need, but it presents them in a unique visual format that will keep you coming back for more.

Each Qwiki is a slick multimedia presentation that typically lasts for no more than a minute

Audio Problems With Skype

Monday, April 18th, 2011

Clay from Lexington, NC asks:

I just bought a headset microphone and I am trying to use it with Skype, but I am not having any luck. I have gone to Control Panel, speech, audio and set that up no luck; opened accessibility then sound recorder which works but when I go back to Skype, still no

Burning DVDs with Windows DVD Maker

Friday, March 18th, 2011

Jack asks:

How do I make a photo/music/data CD using Windows 7 Movie Maker, that will play on DVD/CD players? The ones I make will only play on computers. I am using an Acer Aspire with Windows 7 Home Edition.

Jack, if you thought you were missing something, you weren’t. Currently, there is no

5 Tips for Photographing Children

Monday, March 14th, 2011

Children can be tough subjects for a photographer. They are not as patient as adults, and are always on the move. So, if you want to take great photos of your kids, try these top tips.

1. Get down – One of the quickest fixes for achieving great photos of children is to get down to their eye level. Too many

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