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In The News 11-27-15

Thursday, November 26th, 2015

Windows hits the big 3-0, Facebook wants to help you break up, and Google reinvents Google +. Continue reading

Move Files To A Mac From A PC

Thursday, November 19th, 2015

How to move your files from a Windows PC to a Mac. Continue reading

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

Top 10 Best Tablets: Part 3

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Check out the top 3 tablets out there – whether you want Windows, Android or iOS, we’ve got a tablet for you. Continue reading

Is reinstalling Windows the best option to clean your hard drive of threats that your anti-virus can’t remove? Maybe, but here are some steps to try first. Continue reading

In The News 07-10-15

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

In The News 07-10-15 Disney bans selfie sticks, Microsoft has an update for Windows RT and businesses like the look of Windows 10. Continue reading

Navy Spending Millions To Secure XP

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015

The U.S. Navy Will Pay Microsoft Millions To Protect XP Continue reading

In The News 07-03-15

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

Taylor Swift takes on Apple and wins, Windows 7 reigns supreme and Roku introduces interactive ads. Continue reading

Donna’s got a great strategy for dealing with Windows scammers. Continue reading

Back To Basics: Understanding The Term OS

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Confused by the term OS? We break it down in simple language. Continue reading

Can I Schedule Overnight Updates?

Saturday, April 25th, 2015

How to schedule overnight Windows updates. Continue reading

Microsoft adds more phones to the list eligible to test out Windows 10. Continue reading

Y H8 8?

Monday, February 2nd, 2015

Steve from Oklahoma writes:

“It appears all the questions revolve around people going back to Windows 7. If 8 and 8.1 are so great, why are so many people wanting to go back to, or stay with, 7?”

Well, Steve from Oklahoma, you’ve asked the million dollar question.   Although, in my experience, there are far more questions concerning staying with XP than

Learn how to install Windows in a virtual machine over a Linux host without losing your settings. Continue reading


Saturday, January 17th, 2015

A service that allows you to discover the best apps for any device and for any interest. Continue reading

In The News 12-26-14

Thursday, December 25th, 2014

In The News 12-26-14 Windows 10 is popular with testers, Apples wins an anti-trust lawsuit and Mozilla needs money. Continue reading

What’s My OS?

Sunday, December 21st, 2014

Shirley writes:

How do I find out what I have as an operating system.  XP, 7 etc.?

Open your Start Menu and go to Control Panel – then choose System.

Clicking on System should show you which version of Windows you are running.

~ Cynthia

Microsoft Patches 14 Holes In Windows

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

Microsoft has issued patches for some critical security holes in Windows. Continue reading

We check out Linux Mint, an OS that could help you revive an old PC. Continue reading

Microsoft has three critical Windows updates available for vulnerabilities already being used by hackers. Continue reading

Are Apps Only For Smartphones?

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Glenn wants to know if apps are only for tablets and smartphones or could he use them on his computer. 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

How Do I Start A New Email In 8.1 Mail App?

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Rosie isn’t sure how to start a new message in the Windows 8.1 e-mail app. We show her how it’s done. Continue reading

Blue Screen Of Death And How To Solve It

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

The dreaded BLUE SCREEN OF DEATH! What it is and how to deal with it. Continue reading

Is MSN’s New Look The Future Of Windows?

Friday, September 26th, 2014

MSN gets a new look that could offer clues about the future of Windows. Continue reading

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