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Use the AutoPlay settings to keep malicious files from downloading to your PC. Here's how.
You should know how to repair your Master Boot Record, because if ransomware or some other disaster bricks your PC, you just might be able to save it. Here’s how.
Settings for screen brightness, low-power mode and more will help you last longer on a charge.
File Explorer's Manage tab for photos has some quick-and-easy photo-management tools for Windows 8 and Windows 10 users.
You have a few options for backing out of Windows 10, but most of them aren’t pretty.
Two simple programs make it easy to shut down your PC at a specified time.
New Edge extensions are slow to come to the Windows Store, but you don't have to wait. Try this trick to get beta extensions in Edge today.
Microsoft's show or hide updates troubleshooter is a handy tool for those times when you need to say "no" to Windows 10's mandatory updates.
Especially if you have an older PC, there’s a big difference between 32-bit and 64-bit Windows. Here’s how to find out what you have and why you should care.
Not everyone is pleased with Windows 10. If that's you, here are your options.
When you really need to access the internet from a PC, your phone can save the day.
Windows Defender in the Anniversary Update loves to tell you what it's doing. Here's how to stop that.
Microsoft's new Anniversary Update simplified the way you import favorites from other major browsers to Edge. Here's how easy it is now.
Goodbye, product key; hello, digital license. Learn more about the changes here.
Just turning off Cortana is easy. Removing her completely is hard. We'll show you how to delve cautiously into the Windows registry.
Whether Windows' MBR was corrupted or erased by ransomware or a less nefarious means, it can be fixed. Here's how.
Battery Saver in Windows 10 is a handy feature for anyone who prefers to keep their power cords at home.
You see a window and you want to paint it black. Here’s how.
Sure, you can remove your password from your Windows 10 PC, as long as it's in a very safe place. Here's how.
Microsoft's quick actions tiles are a convenient way to get at key system settings. Here's how to organize them to your liking in the Anniversary Update.
You'd think it wouldn't be too hard to know how much storage space you need to create a Windows 10 recovery drive. But we asked Microsoft, and the answer will surprise you.
Microsoft’s new Edge browser has bookmarks, but they're called Favorites. Here's how to enable them.