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Microsoft's Process Explorer is a powerful utility that makes the built-in Windows Task Manager obsolete. Here's how to use it.
The Skype extension for Chrome lets you add call links to your calendar entries on Google and Outlook.com.
Try Activity Stream before it's built in to Firefox later in the year.
This is where the number-crunching fun starts. Learn the ins and outs of the logical formulas that represent the heart of Excel.
Skype has several powerful slash commands you should know about.
Babelsoft Media Preview is the answer for revealing less-common multimedia files that Windows Explorer's own Preview tool doesn't support.
Updating your BIOS can cut boot times, fix compatibility issues, and improve overall performance--or brick your system if you do it wrong.
Word's built-in bullet points can give boring reports a bit of bling, but you can do even more by creating custom bullets from an image file. Here's how.
Gmail Sender Icons is a handy Chrome extension that puts each sender's website favicon in the subject line.
Maybe you've made a political post or two (or more) on Facebook, or maybe you're trying to hide from them. Here's how to silence the noise.
Extracting images from Word is not a simple cut-and-paste proposition. We explain why it's so hard and show you the pros and cons of the workarounds.
Microsoft's Office Insider program gives you access to new features before they go mainstream. Here's how to join.
Netflix Categories for Chrome is an easy way to browse the video site without searching.
Gmail is turning its back on Windows XP and Vista as the lights slowly go out on Microsoft's aging and unsupported operating systems.
Capture and curate articles and videos for later viewing with these bookmarking tools.