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In The News: 01-31-2014

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

In The News 01-31-2014 – The majority of ATMs are still running XP, Verizon cuts data plan prices and good news for fans of the Windows 8 desktop mode. Continue reading

Frank likes Windows Vista just fine and doesn’t understand why people say Win 7 is better. We look at the differences between the operating systems. Continue reading

Can I Buy My Own Security For XP?

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

Nina is hoping that she can buy her own security protection for Windows XP. We explain why that won’t work. Continue reading

End Of XP: New Computer Is Too Expensive

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Eleanor knows it’s time to upgrade from XP, but can’t afford a new computer. What are her options? Continue reading

The eagerly-awaited next-gen consoles from Playstation and Microsoft are finally here. This is the first in a series of articles that compares the two companies’ history with consoles and compares the two consoles themselves. Continue reading

Why Defend Windows 8?

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

Clair wants to why we seem to be so positive about Windows 8.1. Continue reading

Did Microsoft Call Me At Home?

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

Carolyn has been getting some strange calls form someone claiming to represent Microsoft and wants to know if she’s the target of a scam. Continue reading

Microsoft Keeps Losing My Password

Monday, December 23rd, 2013

James is experience password problems with Microsoft & Yahoo. We look at the likely cause of the problem and how to keep it from happening. Continue reading

Windows 8 and 8.1: What’s Your Beef?

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

We want to know what you don’t like about Windows 8 and 8.1. Our team of writers may be able to help. Continue reading

End OF XP: Do I Need A New Computer?

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

If you have XP, is it time to buy a new computer or is an upgrade possible? What you need to know. Continue reading

In The News: 12-06-2013

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

In The News for 12-06-2013: Amazon looks at drone delivery, the government okay Microsoft/Nokia deal and big online Black Friday sales. Continue reading

Movie Maker – Why Are My Photos Blurry?

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

Pat has issues with blurry video in Movie Maker. We look at the possible causes. Continue reading

Robert can’t get Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant to run on an XP computer. We look at what might be causing the issue. Continue reading

In The News: 11-20-2013

Thursday, November 28th, 2013

In The News 11-20-2013 Sprint ranks last in customer satisfaction, Microsoft sells anti-Google merchandise and a better way to take a selfie. Continue reading

Windows XP – Denial, Anger & Acceptance

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Some XP users are taking the end of support for the system hard. We track the path from denial to acceptance. Continue reading

Can I Replace Windows 8 On My New Computer?

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

Bill wants to part of Windows 8 and needs to know if he can replace it completely on a new computer. We look at his options. Continue reading

Where Can I Get A Copy Of Windows 8?

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Carrie wants to know where to get a licensed copy of Windows 8 and if she could use the Windows 7 that came with her laptop to upgrade her computer. Continue reading

Could Someone Else Save Windows XP?

Monday, November 18th, 2013

John wants to know if another company besides Microsoft might decide to take over XP. Continue reading

Which Version Of IE Am I Running?

Monday, November 11th, 2013

Catherine wants to know how to find out which version of Internet Explorer she’s running. We show her the easy steps. Continue reading

Can I Upgrade My PC To OS X Mavericks?

Sunday, November 3rd, 2013

Marlynn wants to know if she can upgrade from Windows XP to OS X Mavericks. We explain why that just won’t work. Continue reading

In The News 11-01-2013

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

In The News 11-01-2013: Amazon hikes minimum for free shipping, Microsoft slashes Surface Pro price and Microsoft isn’t afraid of free iWorks. Continue reading

Microsoft has made some improvements to Camera and Photo Apps that they promise will make capturing and sharing images and videos much easier, but they’ve also taken away one of my favorite features of the Photo App. Continue reading

Microsoft is pretty excited about the new Reading List App for 8.1 The app allows you to save web content and content from other apps to read later. Continue reading

Terry wants to know if Outlook.com and Outlook are connected in any way. We explain why the answer is yes and no. Continue reading

Learn how to pin apps to the desktop taskbar in Windows 8 Continue reading

In The News: 10-18-2013

Thursday, October 17th, 2013

In The News: 10-18-2013 Twitter will change your TV channel, Microsoft awards $100,000 for Windows 8.1 security flaw discover & straighten up that iSlump! Continue reading

Help! Windows 8 Tiles Won’t Work!

Monday, October 14th, 2013

LaDonna’s Window’s 8 tiles have stopped working. We look for some possible solutions. Continue reading

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