Don't-Miss Windows 8 Stories
File Explorer's underutilized View options makes sorting through files easy, and it's more powerful than you think.
With Windows 8.1 SkyDrive makes many of your files available only when you're online. Here's how to change that so you always have a local copy at hand.
The Ribbon rocks in Microsoft Office. As an everyday menu, not so much. Here's how to cut it down to size and leave your most-used features intact.
Oraldo Morales Ceballos recently moved to Windows 8, and can't figure out how to log off as one user and log on as another
Windows 8 works on them all. Here's how to buy the best one for you.
Acharya1987's C: drive is running out of space. I offer my suggestions, as does the Answer Line forum.
Your browser goes bonkers! Your firewall freaks out! No worries: Windows can repair many problems itself. Here's how.
For whatever reason, Microsoft disabled this feature in the OS update. Here's how to bring it back.
Windows 8.1 makes the modern interface more useful than ever before—but it also makes it easier for desktop diehards to banish the modern UI completely.
This handy hack gives you quick and easy access to Windows settings.
What happens when you get up and walk away from your PC? I answer a reader's question about setting Windows to secure itself and save power when not in use.
Aris Cristian doesn't mind friends using his PC, but he worries that they might damage Windows or his files.
TTGSteve asked the Windows forum to recommend a good Start Menu program for Windows 8.
John P. wants to continue playing a game he bought when running Windows 98
With a couple easy changes, you can make Windows' file manager even better.