Jsmithhere asked the Desktops forum about booting from CDs, DVDs, and flash drives
Stevey asked the Answer Line for advise on finding and removing duplicate files
Eugene Bartley wanted to know if his files would eventually disappear from a cloud-based backup service.
Karen uses Dropbox, and wants to share files with people who don't have--or want--a Dropbox account.
Arcticsid asked the Photo Editing forum for a way to add captions to his photos. "In the old days we could write a description on the back."
Sasdas asked the Desktops forum for ways to keep the same folder synced on two PCs, so that changes on one computer show up on the other.
Porcupins asked the Antivirus & Security Software forum if encryption standards like AES really make your data secure.
Mike Bell asked if he should shut down his hard drive when he doesn't need it. "Will that constant powering up [and down] add wear and tear…?"
Felix Luke needs to back up his entire hard drive. He asked me to explain the differences between cloning and imaging.
When Carlene Primus' laptop fell and cracked its screen, someone wanted to charge her $1,200 for the repair. She asked about cheaper alternatives.
Sean asked me what he should know before buying HDMI cables
In a previous article, I briefly explained why you shouldn't back up to a second internal drive. Mike Bell wanted a more detailed explanation.
Ninthchamber asked the Printers forum about printing from an Android device.
Janisum asked the Music & Video Software forum about acquiring songs for an iPod without spending money.
Spam! Spam! Spam! Spam! Spam! Carol asked why there's so much of it.