Laptop Battery Not Charging

Myloginname asked the Laptops forum what to do about a battery that's not charging

Strange Cobian Backup Installation Option

Tyl604 asked the Answer Line forum what the Cobian Backup installation program means when it asks for a domain name and password

Too Many Antivirus Programs?

Keith has Norton AntiVirus, Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, SUPERAntiSpyware, Windows Defender, and Windows Firewall. Is this overkill?

Speed Up My Desktop PC's Hardware

Thumpergdi asked the Windows forum for advice on desktop hardware updates

I Emailed a Credit Card Number

Robert emailed credit card information to a business. Should he cancel the credit card?


Six Windows 7 Nightmares (and How to Fix Them)

Running your business on Windows can be downright scary. These fixes will help you sleep better.

The HDTV Interlace Problem

Ericuse165 asked the HDTV & Home Theater forum about image problems while watching fast-moving sports action


Where Does Windows Live Mail Store My Mail?

Diane asked where on her hard drive she could find her downloaded email messages. She uses Windows Live Mail.

How to Create a Restore Point

In which I explain how to do a quick manual backup of Windows, just in case.

Upgrade to 64-bit Windows 7

Jvness asked the Windows forum about upgrading an older, 32-bit version of Windows to 64-bit Windows 7

Can I Turn On My Smartphone?

Rufus T. Firefly asks how to turn on his Android…or was it his iPhone?


Boot Linux From a Portable USB Drive With Universal USB Installer

Simple, free program Universal USB Installer can install your preferred Linux distribution onto a bootable flash drive.

Hide Unwanted Updates

Artman asked the Windows forum how to hide unwanted Windows updates

When We Run Out of IP Addresses

LiveBrianD asked the Networking forum what will happen to the Internet when we run out of IPv4 addresses

Do I Have a Freeloader on My WiFi?

Chris Beck wants to find out if there are unauthorized users on his wireless network.