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James R. Miller has a new computer and will be donating his old one. He asked for advice about preparing his old PC for the transition.
Want to keep your computer running smoothly in 2013? Make these tasks part of your regular routine.
Is your hardware on the fritz after upgrading to Windows 8? Updating your drivers could fix the problem. We tell you how and where to find the most up-to-date drivers for your rig.
You can run Windows 8 in a virtual machine, dual-boot it with your current OS, or install it outright. We explore the pros and cons of each option.
Windows 8 offers superb support for touch, including full 10-point multitouch gestures. We guide you through choosing the right combination of touch device and monitor.
Windows 8 is great for running today's games, but what about classics from PC's golden age of gaming? The results are mixed.
How much RAM do you need? How much storage? And how important is the processor, really?
Don't fall victim! With these tools, services and tips, you can protect yourself against malware, phishing and theft.
2godballdaglory asked the Answer Line how he can boot an old PC with a password he no longer remembers.
One PC power user's account of what you can expect from upgrading to Windows 8.
Computer screens can be hard on the eyes. The Vision Council's new 16-page eye-safety guide is here to help.
Here are the best pieces of computing advice we've ever heard. Useful information never goes out of style.
EnVy26 asked the Laptops forum about upgrading a portable computer