Here's how to download Microsoft's recently released Windows drivers for its Xbox One controller. Now the device can pull double duty as game input for both the console and your PC.
If your gaming rig and home network are up to snuff, you can stream Steam games to another PC (including Macs and Linux machines) or Windows tablet and play in other parts of your abode. Here's how to set it up.
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Why waste electricity? Sleep, hibernate, or shut down your PC when you don’t need it.
FreeNAS can breathe new life into old hardware and sling files and media to networked devices all around your house.
Now that TrueCrypt is seemingly gone, here's how to get started with BitLocker, the encryption tool Microsoft built right into many versions of Windows.
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You can keep your PC in ship-shape by scheduling driver updates, backups and more using Windows' own utilities, plus some other (mostly) free software.
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You put a lot of work into configuring Microsoft Word to your liking. Here’s how to protect those settings.