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How to unfreeze a frozen phone

Where are the Ctrl-Alt-Del keys when you need them?

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How to build the ultimate PC security suite for free

Take some time this weekend to secure your PC without spending a dime.

Avoid common PC building mistakes

A few key details can trip up even seasoned geeks when assembling their own PC. Here's a handy guide to mistakes you can easily avoid.

How to delete your Google+ account

Have no place in your digital life for yet another social network? You can clear away your Google+ account in just a few clicks.

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How to choose a USB hub

Need more USB ports for your PC? There are tons of hub options out there, but make sure you get this one particular feature.

How to delete your Instagram account

Here's how to say good-bye to sepia filters and walk away from Instagram, leaving no trace behind.

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How to find out if your RAM is defective

Kleyou asked the Answer Line forum for advice about a misbehaving computer that likely has memory issues

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How to fix Gmail sync problems in Outlook 2013

If you're using Gmail IMAP and Outlook isn't syncing properly, this fix may do the trick.

How to ease the transition to a new email account

You can make the process fairly painless by following these simple tips.

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Learn to build a PC in under two minutes

Building a computer is a great way to get a custom configuration, save some money and have fun. In a how-to video, we'll show you how to build one in less than two minutes.

Building a computer in less than two minutes

Building a PC is a great way to get a custom configuration, save some money and have some fun.

Connect your PC to your HDTV, and control it from across the room

Peter asked me for the best way to connect a PC to an HDTV, and, once connected, how best to use it

How to get the most money for your old smartphone

Don't let your old smartphone gather dust in your desk drawer. Selling or trading in your old phone for a new one is easier than you think.

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Google Chrome update: How to access apps and recently closed tabs

Google made some smart changes to the design of Chrome's new-tab interface. Here's an overview.

Benchmarks don't lie: SSD upgrades deliver huge performance gains

An SSD can breathe new life into an old PC, but exactly how much performance do you gain? PCWorld ran the tests. Here are the results.