Don't-Miss Windows Stories
RisheekRajolu asked the Windows forum how best to make Windows 7 to go to sleep, and to hibernate, at the appropriate times
Adama asked the Windows forum about copying and moving files via a dialog box rather than drag and drop
Microsoft plans to charge for this add-on when Windows 8 goes final, but for now you can test-drive it free of charge.
All of the PCs in my house run Windows, but I carry a Macbook Air on the road. Here’s how you can integrate the disparate worlds of Microsoft and Apple.
After reading Windows Takes Too Long to Boot, Mark Fraleigh went to MSConfig and unchecked several programs. Now he wants to remove them from MSConfig, altogether.
Billiebong wants to remove a program that lacks an uninstaller, and turned to the Utilities forum for help.
SIUC asked the Windows forum about running software intended for Windows XP in Windows 7
Have you started cursing at your PC? Pulling out your own hair? Now may be the time to wipe and restore your system. It's a hassle, but well worth it.
Want to access your network-attached storage drive a little faster? We explain how to configure and use an iSCSI target on a NAS server with Windows' built-in iSCSI initiator for fast access.
Westpark asked the Windows forum if it's advisable to turn off Windows' automatic updates.
Learn why using Sleep Mode is a smart idea and why selecting Safely Remove before unplugging a USB drive isn't strictly necessary.
Jeff Hudgins removed the hard drive from a dying computer, and via USB plugged it into a new PC. But he can't access his files. They're encrypted.