Don't-Miss OS & system enhancement software Stories
Learn what to do when a shutdown freezes, plus downloads that let you easily network between Windows XP and Windows 7, and customize the OS.
Here's what to do when Microsoft changes a file format, Office keeps asking you to accept the EULA, and Dell ships you a monitor with a seemingly random cable.
Here are step by step instructions for setting up an Ubuntu Linux computer with a 23-inch LCD monitor for under $200.
These downloads give you back the familiar XP Start menu, let you find Office commands quickly, and back up your drivers.
Learn how to create a system repair disc for XP or Vista, add icons to the Windows 7 System Tray, and keep desktop icons in their places.
Make WMC your own: tweak the buffer, add logos, color-code the guide, and block Internet TV.
Here's how to quickly hide your Windows icons, switch between external displays, and make those tiny taskbar thumbnails more useful.