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How to show the taskbar on only one display in Windows 10

Taskbars across all displays are great, but if you want to keep things simple, try putting the taskbar on only one monitor.

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Why extracting images from Word is so hard, with 3 decent workarounds

Extracting images from Word is not a simple cut-and-paste proposition. We explain why it's so hard and show you the pros and cons of the workarounds.

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How to switch from Mac to PC, Part 1: What's driving me to do it

A 20-year Mac veteran decides it's finally time to switch to a Windows PC—and he's taking us on his journey, step by step, starting with what drove him to bail on Apple.

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5 alternative (and easier) ways to unlock your Android phone

You can set your Android phone to unlock itself when it's in your pocket, while you're near a certain location, when it hears your voice, and more.

How to use Microsoft’s Paint 3D app

Paint 3D is coming with the Windows 10 Creators Update. But we can show you how to create cool 3D scenes right now.

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How to join Microsoft's Office Insider program on any platform

Microsoft's Office Insider program gives you access to new features before they go mainstream. Here's how to join.

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How to judge the time commitment of your next video game

Video games require a lot of time to complete. HowLongToBeat.com can help you figure out how much time to set aside for each game you play.

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How Windows Explorer can help you find duplicate files

Sure, you could buy a utility to ease the task of finding duplicate files or organizing your multimedia, but Windows Explorer is quite good at it in its own right.

3 Ways to Speed Up Windows 10

Windows 10's settings offer a few surprising ways to make the OS run faster.

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How to browse Netflix's hidden categories

Netflix Categories for Chrome is an easy way to browse the video site without searching.

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6 essential settings to make your iPhone and iPad display easier on the eyes

Make text larger, or just bolder. Zoom in on all of the screen or just parts. And finally get buttons to look like buttons again, with these helpful tips for iOS 9 and later.

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How to protect your privacy with a VPN on Android

You don't necessarily have to spend money, but free VPN apps come with some drawbacks.

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Why you should cover up your laptop's webcam

A lot of high-profile people recommend covering up your laptop's webcam, but is it really necessary? We take a closer look.

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7 ways to save money when you build a PC

Building a PC doesn't have to break the bank. These tips and tools will help you keep the cost of a new DIY computer as low as possible.

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Set up your webcam for access from the road

If you have a webcam without a vendor web portal, you can still view it while on the road. Here's how.

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Gmail is dumping Windows XP and Vista, now what?

Gmail is turning its back on Windows XP and Vista as the lights slowly go out on Microsoft's aging and unsupported operating systems.

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How to customize icons with icon packs

Your phone's home screen can get as wild or tame as you want with these customizations.