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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

Can I Find Apps For Windows?

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

Can you use Android or iPhone apps in Windows 8.1? We look at how apps work with Windows. Continue reading

Where Can I Find Windows 8.1?

Friday, August 7th, 2015

To upgrade to Windows 10, you’ll need to upgrade 8 first. Here’s how. Continue reading

Will Switching To Mac Avoid The Cloud?

Monday, July 27th, 2015

Donna doesn’t like Windows and she hates the cloud. Could a Mac be the solution? 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

Running Windows 8? You’ll need to upgrade to 8.1 if you want your free update to Windows 10. Continue reading

Switch To A Metered Connection In 8.1

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

Turn off heavy background downloads by switching to a metered connection in 8.1 Continue reading

How Do I Burn Music Files In Windows 8?

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

Find out why your burned Windows 8 discs won’t play in a standard CD player. Continue reading

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

Help! I’m Locked Out Of Windows 8

Sunday, May 17th, 2015

Locked out of Windows 8? Here’s one option to get back in. Continue reading

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

Help! Your Tip Isn’t Working On My PC

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

What happens when a tip won’t work on your PC? We’ve got some troubleshooting tips. Continue reading

How Many Versions Of Windows 8?

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

How many versions of Windows 8 are there? We’ll explain why the answer could be 4 or 12. Continue reading

Bring Classic Games Back To Windows 8.1

Thursday, March 12th, 2015

Missing classic Windows games like solitaire ins 8.1? Learn how to find them for free in minutes. Continue reading

Will printers and peripherals from Windows 8 work with Windows 10? Continue reading

Francis wants to know why Microsoft didn’t make cheap touchscreen monitors available with Windows 8. Continue reading

Run Old Games In Windows 8: Part 2

Thursday, February 26th, 2015

Find out how to get your treasured old games working with Windows 8.1. Continue reading

How Do I Get Old Games To Work In Windows 8?

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Find out how to get your treasured old games working with Windows 8.1. 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

Do I Have To Upgrade?

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

The techs providing Lois’ tech support want her to upgrade to 8.1 and add OneDrive. Does she have to follow their suggestions? 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

Refreshed Windows 8 – How Can I Get 8.1?

Monday, December 22nd, 2014

After a Windows refresh, Monica can’t find her 8.1 update. We show her the steps to take to get it back. Continue reading

Exponents On Windows 8 Calculator

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

How do you find exponential values in the Windows 8 calculator? Continue reading

Chrome Windows 8 Mode: What Is It?

Monday, December 8th, 2014

Rosie wants to know just what Google Chrome’s Windows 8 mode is and if she should use it. Continue reading

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