Why waste electricity? Sleep, hibernate, or shut down your PC when you don’t need it.
Windows 7 Starter was an intentionally crippled operating system. Fortunately, you don’t have to keep it.
You put a lot of work into configuring Microsoft Word to your liking. Here’s how to protect those settings.
They used to call it data, but libraries is a friendlier word. Here’s what you need to know about how Windows stores documents, music, pictures, and videos.
You know you can’t keep using Windows XP. Here’s what you need to know about keeping your PC while upgrading the operating system.
You’re not stuck with the Start screen. Windows 8.1 has a better way to access your programs.
Out of the blue, someone calls and tells you your computer is infected or has a problem. Maybe they claim to be from Microsoft. Here’s what you should do.
Most people expect to be paid for their work. So how come there’s so much free software out there? What’s the catch?
Those were on your PC, but they’re not there anymore. Here’s how to get them back.
Everything you need to know about moving to the new Update for Windows 8.1.
There are three ways to have your Ubuntu and keep Windows, too.
You’ve given up Microsoft Office for the free LibreOffice. Unfortunately, you really don’t care for that default Liberation Serif font.
Here’s how to give crooks, corporations, and governments the slip while you search the web.
Windows has a way to let most old programs keep running. Failing that, there's a free utility that could save the day.
You should back up all of your data files and encrypt the sensitive ones that you don’t want other people to read. But that doesn’t mean you have to encrypt the backup.