Don't-Miss Computers Stories
What's better than running two monitors at a time? Running three, of course. It may require some extra hardware, but at least you have several easy options.
Before you spend your time and money trying to resurrect an old PC, ask if it's not time to cut bait and invest in something new.
Tired of wrestling with Word just to put together a mix of text and graphics? Web service LetterPop makes it a drag-and-drop breeze.
A reader wants to know the hardware requirements for driving a second screen. They're lower than you might think.
Pcpchelp has been getting a lot of Blue Screens of Death lately. He asked the Windows forum for help.
Ready to turn your keyboard into a power tool? This e-book offers a whopping 200 shortcuts for operating every aspect of Windows 7.
Not a fan of the Ribbon? Free plug-in UBitMenu restores the "classic" Office menus, making it easier for you to transition to the new versions.
Is your Windows UI purple? Brrr...must be cold outside! Freeware utility AeroWeather changes Windows' colors depending on the outside temperature.
Why carry eight wallet-packing cards when you can combine them onto one super-mega card? If you have five minutes and a printer, you have everything you need to create one.
If you’ve been looking for a file-sharing service to fill dearly departed Drop.io’s shoes, Crate might be the answer.
Don’t like those abbreviated labels in IE’s Favorites toolbar? There’s an easy (but well-hidden) way to expand them.
Resuscitate a slowly deteriorating computer, rotate a photo without special software, find missing tech manuals online.
Returning merchandise purchased online can be a costly hassle. Before you buy, consider these tips for avoiding return problems.