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

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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?

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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.

My Backup is a Mess

With an external hard drive filling up with redundant backups, Loutsoul62 turned to the Answer Line forum for help

Universal USB Installer

Install Linux from a portable USB drive with this freebie.

Should I Switch to Linux?

Brad asked the Desktops forum for advice before switching from Windows 7 to Ubuntu Linux

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Do I Need a New Wireless Card?

Wlpncp asked the Desktops forum if a PC with a 802.11b/g wireless adapter will work with a 802.11n router

Is VOIP Secure?

USANomad asked the Answer Line forum if people can eavesdrop on Voice Over Internet Protocol phone calls

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