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Posts Tagged ‘windows 7’

You’ll only have one choice of a Windows operating system for your new PC starting next year. Continue reading

Extend Security Support For Windows 7

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

Windows 7 – when support ends and how you can extend it. Continue reading

Windows 8/10 Compatibility Mode

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

Having trouble running an old program on a new version of Windows? Here are some tips to get you up and running again with Windows compatibility mode. Continue reading

Bootleg Windows: What’s Next?

Sunday, September 13th, 2015

John’s stuck with a bootleg copy of Windows 7 and needs to upgrade. We look at his options. Continue reading

Windows 10 is off to a strong start, but Windows 7 still reigns supreme. Continue reading

XP: It’s Really The End

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

XP is more unsafe than ever, plus warnings about new threats to Windows. Continue reading

Is Windows 7 Harder To Upgrade Than 8?

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Will Windows 8.1 PCs upgraded to 10 offer more features than upgraded Windows 7 PCs? Continue reading

How Do I Create A Shortcut?

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

The quick and easy steps to creating a desktop shortcut. Continue reading

Should Sandy reinstall Windows 7 before upgrading to Windows 10? Continue reading

How Can I Get Windows 7 Back To Normal?

Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

Janice wants to get her computer’s look back to normal. We show her how. Continue reading

Will running a dual boot let you keep both Windows 7 & 10 on your computer? Continue reading

Help! Search Won’t Work

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

The search function in Clive’s Windows 7 Start Menu isn’t working. We troubleshoot. Continue reading

Microsoft says people running the Windows 10 Technical preview can upgrade to the RTM version. Continue reading

Does the arrival of Windows 10 mean support is stopping for earlier Windows operating systems? Continue reading

Government: Windows 7 PCs Come Out On Top

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

The PC is far from dead according to some numbers released by the government. Continue reading

6 Versions Of Windows 7

Monday, April 20th, 2015

Did you know there are six different versions of Windows 7? We break them down. Continue reading

Will you keep your files and settings when upgrading to Windows 10 or will it be a clean install? Continue reading

Reclaiming 7

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Destroyed your Windows 7 restore disc? The good news is that it is possible to replace it. Continue reading

How Much Space Do I Need To Do A Backup?

Saturday, March 7th, 2015

Elaine wants to know how much space it will take to run a backup on her computer. We break down what she needs to consider. Continue reading

Will Windows 10 Completely Replace 7?

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Don wants to know if a Windows 10 upgrade will completely replace his Windows 7 OS. Continue reading

Windows 8.1 Not Too Different From 7?

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Richard thinks the desktop experience in 8.1 is pretty close to Windows 7 and wonders why so many people don’t like it. Continue reading

In The News 01-23-15

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

In The News 1-23-15 Windows 10 will be free. Windows 7 mainstream support ends and Facebook wants to come to work with you. Continue reading

Help! My Pictures Folder Is A Mess

Monday, January 12th, 2015

Deena’s pictures folder is a mess, we look solutions for organizing her images. Continue reading

Copying Images In Windows 7

Saturday, January 3rd, 2015

Artha wants to know how to copy images between folders in Windows 7. We explain the options. Continue reading

Terry wants to know if you can switch back to the Metro/Modern Windows 8 mode once you switch to desktop mode. Continue reading

How Can I Delete Cloud Access?

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

How to remove the OneDrive app from your Windows 7 PC. Continue reading

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