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Windows offers a ton of options to get the built-in File Explorer to behave exactly how you'd like.
Now that TrueCrypt is seemingly gone, here's how to get started with BitLocker, the encryption tool Microsoft built right into many versions of Windows.
You can keep your PC in ship-shape by scheduling driver updates, backups and more using Windows' own utilities, plus some other (mostly) free software.
They used to call it data, but libraries is a friendlier word. Here’s what you need to know about how Windows stores documents, music, pictures, and videos.
You know you can’t keep using Windows XP. Here’s what you need to know about keeping your PC while upgrading the operating system.
Managing your Wi-Fi connections may not seem all that important...until it is.
Windows has a way to let most old programs keep running. Failing that, there's a free utility that could save the day.
Now that you're used to the new Windows 8.1 Update, it's time to clear up some space on that hard drive.
Yes, you can save documents and other files to the Windows desktop. But without the right precautions, it’s not a safe place for files you want to keep.
Running Windows XP in a virtual machine is a safe way to continue using it once support ends. Here's how to do just that.
Whether you’re fleeing to a new OS or battening down the XP hatches, read this to survive unscathed.
Do you regret buying that Windows 8 (or 8.1) computer? Here’s what you can do about it.
Moving on is hard, but transferring your data doesn't have to be.