A Windows XP PC could be 10 or 15 years old, but you could still use it for something other than a fishbowl.
We all celebrated when Microsoft brought back the Start menu. But that joy disappears quickly if the Start menu doesn't pop up. Here are three possible solutions.
That bar of icons at the bottom of the desktop isn't just for pretty pictures. Here are a few ways to configure the taskbar and make Windows easier to use.
Every data file on your PC should be associated with an application, so that opening the file will open the right program. But the official "right" program isn't always the right one for you.
The account you log onto in Windows 10 is probably connected to Microsoft. Here's why you might (and might not) want to change that and how to do it.
Defective RAM can cause all sorts of problems. If you're wondering why your PC isn't behaving, a RAM diagnosis may be in order.
Maybe it's your browser. Or your word processor. Or some little utility. Here's how to make a favorite program launch automatically every time you boot Windows 10.
You've got a new computer running Windows 10. Here's what to do, and what not to do, to start off right in the new OS.
Windows 10's picture password gives you an alternative to traditional passwords and PINs that could be easier to remember. Whether it's as safe is a good question--we go over the issues here.
It's good to have a backup when you've lost your PC. But only if you can recover the files.
Ask an employee what they want, and they'll surely pick the laptop. But that may not be the best fit.
You can't trust every text message that crosses your phone.
Why wait? A few simple tweaks will improve Windows 10's performance without an expensive hardware upgrade.
Children and teenagers have legitimate reasons to go online, but if they're not controlled, they can wreak havoc—sometimes without trying.
Every mugger and pickpocket in the world knows that your smartphone represents hundreds of dollars in hardware and information. Here's how to protect that asset.