Alt key codes give you access to hundreds of special ASCII characters, from accent marks to tiny icons. We show you how to use the Alt codes and also Word's Symbol library.
Microsoft's pushing Windows 10 onto Windows 7 and 8 PCs even if you didn't consent to it. Here's how to get your computer back to normal.
Windows 10 comes with a contacts app, but it's not entirely clear what you can do with it
Pressing the Alt key and a number code gives you access to hundreds of special characters from currency to copyright symbols, to linguistic characters and tiny graphics like snowmen and smiley faces. Here's how they work.
The OneDrive Windows Store app for Windows 10 makes viewing offloaded files easier.
You have two new ways to uninstall programs in Windows 10. We’ll show you how it works.
Dealing with a data cap? Tired of getting dinged for busting through it? Learn how to identify the hogs on your network and how to make sure your ISP is delivering everything you’re paying for.
Maybe you know not to plug strange USB drives into your computer, but trends indicate that most people think nothing of it. Here's how security experts keep USB malware at bay.
Google Slides doesn't officially support audio tracks, but we have a couple of workarounds.
Excel makes it easy to find how many days there are between two dates. With a little more effort, you can find the number of days in which people will be actually working.
Adobe Flash is going click-to-play in late 2016, but you don't have to wait until then to stop Flash from autoplaying.
Don't let buzz, hum, or hiss ruin your AV experience. We'll show you how to solve common electrical faults and ditch the noise.
A handy Chrome extension lets you continue watching a video while checking out the rest of YouTube within the same tab.
A water spill can seriously mess up a laptop. Soft drinks or alcohol can do much worse. Work quickly and you might be able to save it.
You may think there's free space in these hidden drive partitions, but think twice before messing with anything in these locations. We use a third-party disk utility to find out what's really in them.
Working with ranges in Excel can speed up your formulas and macros, or help you navigate through your spreadsheets. It’s also a more efficient way to manage processes within your worksheets. Here's how to set them up.
Tell Google to 'call my wife' or 'text my brother' by issuing the right voice commands to the Google app.
Get an answer to any question that's on your mind, even if your phone's in sleep mode.
Two Chrome extensions give you video player controls for online video sites such as Netflix and YouTube.