Don't-Miss Computers Stories
Thumpergdi asked the Windows forum for advice on desktop hardware updates
Slow PC problems? Don't be so quick to reboot--you might be able to cure what ails you with some Windows Task Manager tricks. Here's how.
Jvness asked the Windows forum about upgrading an older, 32-bit version of Windows to 64-bit Windows 7
Readers need help with mysterious Internet Explorer crashes, choosing PC components, and customizing Windows folder icons.
Benchmark testing lets you compare your system's performance to that of other PCs on the same set of tasks.
Which hardware upgrades do the most cost-effective job of turbocharging your PC? We ran tests on various combinations of upgrades to find out.
Here are 14 software tips and tweaks for turbocharging your computer from startup to shutdown.
Wlpncp asked the Desktops forum for advice on setting up a new Windows 7 PC
Readers want to know how to troubleshoot Windows apps, make Office easier to use, and add more USB ports to a PC.
An inexpensive USB hub can add lots of extra ports--but is there such a thing as too many? Here's what you need to know.
If you like free stuff, scavenger hunts, and online storage, you'll definitely want to check out the Dropbox Dropquest.
These tips and tricks will help you destroy old data and make sure that your old drives are wiped clean.
Free service Babble.ly offers an ingenious solution to the problem of sharing your phone number with strangers.
Having trouble with a built-in program like Internet Explorer? See if it works in another account!