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How to Make Your Windows PC Boot Faster

Looking to slash your Windows PC's boot time to the bone? We'll show you how we made one system boot 30 percent faster--without any hardware upgrades.

How to Remove Malware From Your Windows PC

Has a malware infection taken your PC hostage? Here's how to clean it out and restore your PC to a pristine state.

Beginner's Guide to Managing Mobile Movies

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.

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Should I Remove My Laptop Battery to Increase its Life?

Rita Baker wants to preserve her laptop's battery. Should she remove it before running the computer on AC power?

Great Gear for Working Out at Your Desk

Sitting at a desk all day is not the healthiest thing you can do, but this gear can help you stay active even when you're tied to a desktop or a laptop.

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How to Disable Windows Startup Programs

You can speed up your PC's boot time by cutting out startup items in Windows.

How to Disable Your Laptop Touchpad

Does your laptop touchpad get in the way while you type? Here's how to turn it off.

How to Enter Your PC's BIOS

Need to change your computer's boot order or access other advanced settings? Here's how to access the BIOS (basic input/output system).

How to Sync Your PC, Smartphone, and Tablet

With the right services and software, you can keep documents, contacts, calendars, and Web browsers synced across a PC, phone, and tablet.

How to Recover a Lost Phone, Tablet, or Laptop

These terrific tools and tips can rescue your wayward mobile devices and keep your personal data from falling into the wrong hands.

Replace a Cracked Laptop Screen

Chloe Holyoak's laptop has a cracked screen. She wants to know how to fix it.

What to Do With a New PC

Here's how to eliminate crapware, install all of your favorite apps at once, and get your brand-new PC ready for hard work (or play).

Can You Put an SSD and HDD In a Laptop?

George McCluney asked about putting an SSD and an HDD together in a laptop.