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Handy Tips for Windows Media Center and More

Tweak Windows Media Center to save hard-drive space, make files open in the right programs, and force apps to launch full-screen.


How to Upgrade to Windows 7

Whether you're moving from Vista or from XP, we'll help you get up and running on Windows 7 without headaches.


Windows 7: Upgrade Checklist

This checklist can help ensure a smooth transition to Windows 7.


Free Screen-Sharing Tool Helps Businesses Collaborate

Yuuguu lets participants see your screen just by connecting through a web browser, with a free plan suited to occasional meetings.

Disaster! How to Retrieve a Deleted File

What you've accidentally erased isn't necessarily gone forever.


Fixes for Windows Annoyances: Auto Reboots, Mysterious Errors

Stop Windows from rebooting after updates, view really old files in current Office apps, and more.


Why the Slow Boots?

Cary Dwyer's PC used to boot quickly; not anymore


No App Store, No Cry: Great Apps You'll Get Only By Jailbreaking Your iPhone

There truly is an app for just about everything on the iPhone. Well, everything that Apple approves of anyway. Here are some of the best apps you'll never see on the App Store.

Get More From Your Mouse

Use your mouse wheel to scroll tabs in Office and open new tabs in Firefox--plus, never double-click again.


Tips for Windows 7, Word 2007, and More

Tweak Windows and Word settings to suit your needs, switch to full-screen view, and streamline Windows patches.


Customize Your Windows Desktop

Learn how to reposition the taskbar, resize your icons, and save your desktop layout.


TeamViewer Saves Travel Costs Through Online Collaboration

Remote access-style software lets you participate in presentations without jet-setting costs.

Window Tips: Windows 7 Shortcuts and More

Get your fresh tips here: Must-have Windows 7 keyboard shortcuts, XP backup tips, and jazzing up your Start menu.