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5 things to do before giving an old iPhone or iPad to your kid

Don't hand over an aging iOS device to your eager youngster before doing a little kid-proofing first.

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10 basic iOS tricks every iPhone owner should know

From message stickers and 3D Touch to Live Photos and Apple Pay, iOS is stuffed with features that grab headlines. But some of iOS's most useful features are the oldest ones—and they're easily overlooked.

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How to download a Windows 10 ISO file

Windows 10 makes it easy to download and use an ISO file to reinstall the operating system. We’ll show you how to do it.

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How to download a Windows 10 ISO file

Putting an ISO file of Windows 10 on disc is your insurance against PC troubles. Here's how to get it.

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Excel tutorial: How to import and parse complicated data

Importing data into Excel from other sources can result in long, messy strings of text you need to parse. We'll show you how.

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How to install Windows 10 on a USB drive with Microsoft's Media Creation Tool

Microsoft's Media Creation Tool offers an easy way to create a USB drive to install Windows 10.

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How to make a Windows 10 bootable USB drive

Microsoft makes it easy, assuming you have a Windows 10 license. You do, don't you?

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How to delete your Google data

Google collects a lot of personal data about you, but you can delete it. Here's how.

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How to download your Google data

Google collects a lot of data from you, and you can see exactly what it has by downloading a copy for yourself. Here's how to use Google's Takeout Tool to get it.

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6 super YouTube tricks for Android and iOS

The YouTube app has added support for immersive VR videos, private viewing, and even saving videos for offline viewing (via YouTube Red).

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3 Google Slides tricks to engage your audience

Google Slides has powerful features that can liven up your presentation and keep your audience engaged. Try these first.

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How to buy and install a closed-loop liquid cooler—it's not as scary as you think

Sealed all-in-one liquid-cooling systems are safe, effective, and easy to install. Here's how to buy and install a closed-loop liquid cooler.

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External drive died? Your data may still be easy to recover

If your external drive is no longer detected, don't give up hope. It could be relatively easy to recover the data.

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6 ways to make the most of Android's Clock app

Six eye-opening tips and tricks for the Android Clock app, from setting louder alarm tones to overriding your Do Not Disturb rules.

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Create custom email addresses & extract domain names from URLs

Use commands and formulas to make these tasks a breeze

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How to unsend Gmail messages with the Undo Send feature

Accidentally send a dirty joke to your boss instead of your bestie? Here's how to bring it back.

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How to save Windows Spotlight images to your PC in a few clicks

The Windows 10 app SpotBright lets you save Windows Spotlight images to your PC.