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How to Share an External Drive Between a Mac and a PC

Want to use a single external drive with both a Mac and a Windows PC? Follow our guide to learn how to do it.

How to Set Up a Wireless Router

Setting up your new wireless router is simple as long as you have a PC with a wireless network adapter and an active high-speed Internet connection. Here's a quick guide to getting your wireless router running smoothly.

How to Unblock Blocked Websites

Governments, schools, and businesses sometimes block websites in an attempt to reduce distractions, conserve bandwidth, or censor content. If you're willing to risk circumventing such limitations, here's how to do it.

Get 5GB of Extra Dropbox Storage, Free

The catch, if you can call it that, is that you have to use the new Dropbox beta to upload your photos and videos.

How to Set Up Intel Smart Response SSD Caching Technology

Intel’s Smart Response Technology can significantly accelerate system performance, without your having to spring for an expensive, high-capacity solid-state drive. Here's how to set it up.

How to Stream Super Bowl XLVI

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Watch the 2012 Super Bowl online, no matter where you are, with our guide to streaming the Giants vs. Patriots game on your PC, smartphone, or tablet.

How to Move a Data Center Without Having a Heart Attack

Before the event, consider everything that can go wrong, make contingency plans, exploit opportunities to upgrade, and label everything.

Can My Neighbor and I Share an Internet Connection?

John asked if he and his neighbor could share one Internet access account

Quick Windows Networking Fixes

Even in Windows 7, many networking issues aren't easily resolved. Find some help here.

Practical Tips for Working Over the Holidays

Nobody wants to work when most people are on vacation, but if you run your own business you may have no choice.

How to Stream Digital Media From Your Windows 7 PC

A PC can serve capably as a hub for digital media collections, but sitting at a desk isn't the best way to watch movies. We'll show you how to stream media from a Windows 7 PC to a game console, a set-top box, or even a smartphone.

Solving Tech Mysteries: 3G vs. Wi-Fi, Write Access Denied

Inquiring minds want to know: What's the difference between 3G and Wi-Fi, and can access be restored to a mysteriously write-protected drive?

How to Fix Your Windows 7 Network

Networking your PCs together is easier than ever, but a few common problems still pop up from time to time. Learn how to resolve them now.

Restore Access to a Write-Protected Hard Drive

Is your flash drive, external hard drive, or other drive suddenly refusing to let you write anything to it or delete files? Here's the fix.

How to Get More Out of Ethernet Switches

Ethernet switches can handle more than simple connectivity. These extra capabilities can make your network faster and more secure--and make users happier.