You’ve given up Microsoft Office for the free LibreOffice. Unfortunately, you really don’t care for that default Liberation Serif font.
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The Windows 8.1 update made Microsoft's Metro vision much more PC-friendly, but the newly universal desktop taskbar can block the UI in Metro apps. Here's how to make it stop.
With a little planning and lots of twist ties, your cluttered PC can be transformed into a clean, crisp computer with wonderful airflow.
Windows has a way to let most old programs keep running. Failing that, there's a free utility that could save the day.
A Start Menu and the ability to run Metro apps in desktop windows are coming to Windows 8.1 at some unspecified time in the future, but you can get it today thanks to some helpful software.
If you've left Gmail logged in on another computer, there's a quick and easy fix.
Now that you're used to the new Windows 8.1 Update, it's time to clear up some space on that hard drive.
Gaming rigs don’t have to be big, noisy, power-sucking beasts. We've built one that treads lightly and kills softly.
A lunar eclipse can be seen from most of North America late Monday night/early Tuesday morning. If you're interested in taking pictures of the moon, here are some tips on how to set up your camera.
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.
You won't need them every day, but when you need them you really, really need them.
Preloaded software bogs down your hard drive, your start menu, and worse. Clean it out with these handy tools and tricks.
Yes, you can save documents and other files to the Windows desktop. But without the right precautions, it’s not a safe place for files you want to keep.
Running Windows XP in a virtual machine is a safe way to continue using it once support ends. Here's how to do just that.