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Create A SlideShow On Windows LockScreen

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

Use your own photos to create a lockscreen slideshow in Windows. Continue reading

Why Is It Called An App Store?

Sunday, June 5th, 2016

Why is it called an app store when some of the apps are free? We check out what exactly an app store is. Continue reading

10 Must Have Windows Utilities

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

Got Windows? We’ve got 10 free, must-have utilities that you need to download right now. Continue reading

How to upgrade from Windows 8 to 8.1, and why you should do it ASAP. Continue reading

Troubleshooting tips for Start Menu issues in Windows 10. Continue reading

Reset PC To 8 – Can I Get Back To 8.1?

Monday, March 28th, 2016

How to get from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1 without losing any of your files. Continue reading

Why No Windows 10 Upgrade For RT?

Monday, February 29th, 2016

We’ll break down the reasons that Windows RT tablets won’t be getting the upgrade to Windows 10. Continue reading

Can I Upgrade To Windows 10 Directly From 7?

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

Can you go directly from Windows 7 to Windows 10 – or do you need to make a stop at Windows 8 first? We’ve got the answer. Continue reading

Help! No HD Space On New PC

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

A lack of hard drive space is causing problems for a netbook owner. We look at some solutions. Continue reading

How Long Will Windows 7 Last?

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

How long until Microsoft pulls the security support plug on Windows 7? We look at the support lifecycle and how to extend it. Continue reading

Fix Action Center Check Disk Messages: Part 2

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Solutions for solving a Check Disk error in Windows 8 action center. Continue reading

Fix Action Center Check Disk Messages

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

Troubleshooting unexplained Action Center Messages in Windows 8. Continue reading

Windows 8 – It’s Time To Upgrade

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

Warning to Windows 8 users, you need to upgrade now! Find out why and how it’s done. 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

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

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