Cydney Bulger bought a used computer that came with unwanted programs and content. What's the best way to make it like new?
Thc008 asked the Photo Editing forum about saving a video frame as a single photo.
Arcticsid installed one antivirus program on a new PC that already had another. Then he asked the Antivirus & Security Software forum if that was a good idea.
Srinivasan Kasturi followed my instructions in How to add permanent captions to your photos, and was disappointed that his captions didn't appear on the pictures themselves.
Randy G. finds Windows 8's search tools a bit confusing. I offer some suggestions.
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.