Don't-Miss Computers Stories
A properly installed CPU cooler is essential to a stable system. We show you how to install CPU coolers on AMD and Intel processors to maximize cooling performance.
Sign up for GeekBuddy to get inexpensive tech support, learn how to create your own customized desktop theme.
If your new system came with a bunch of software you don't want, it could be slowing things down. Here's how to get rid of it.
You don't have to wait until next year to see what Windows 8 has to offer. Use these tricks to update your operating system's look and feel right now.
Scruffy121234 asked the Desktops forum to recommend benchmarking software
When Kennyrosenyc turns on his PC, it dies before it even begins to boot. He asked the Windows forum for help
Ahmed needs to reinstall Windows, but his hard drive no longer has the necessary recovery partition
Your PC's case is more than likely cluttered with cables. Check out our illustrated guide to minimizing cable clutter and making your desktop cleaner, cooler, and more stable.
If you're willing to pay for premium components, it's easier than ever to build a performance PC that can handle games, movies, and heavy-duty audio/video editing with ease. Just follow our expert's step-by-step guide to assembling the ultimate dream machine.
Are you wondering how to put your movie collection on your brand-new smartphone or tablet for some on-the-go video goodness? Read this collection of how-tos to find out how to rip your DVDs and Blu-ray movies, convert them in HandBrake, and sync your iTunes purchases.
Boost your hard-drive performance, add redundancy, or do both by converting your PC to use a RAID setup.
LiveBrianD asked the Windows forum for advise on improving performance on a slow PC
Here's how to use Windows utilities and a few free programs to improve your PC's performance.
Jim Lane asked if he could back up computers when they are not turned on.