Don't-Miss Windows Stories
You don't need a little arrow in the corner to tell you that icon is a shortcut. Here's how to remove it.
Can You Run It scans your PC and compares it against a game's hardware requirements.
Every time you boot Windows, a whole lot of programs load automatically. Some of them you need, while some of them are pointless. Here's how to trim the fat.
CyanogenMod has an almost one-click installer to install the community-driving ROM onto your Android device.
Windows temporary files can stack up and waste storage space. Here's how to check for clutter and clean it out.
You plug a USB device into your PC's USB port…and nothing happens. Now what?
You can easily configure the Windows 7 Start menu, changing the look and putting your favorite programs front and center.
Sometimes, you need two or more access points to spread your Wi-Fi throughout the house. But that can confuse a computer.
Windows' Task Scheduler makes it easy to have your PC do some of your work for you while you get your morning coffee.
Want to have a spartan desktop with not so much as a Recycle Bin visible? Here's how to do just that.
Next January, Microsoft will end mainstream support for Windows 7. But relax. That won't be end of the popular operating system.
You need a password manager; it's as important as antivirus. KeePass can do the job on all of your devices.
If you've got strict divisions between your work and play identities online, what's the easiest way to keep the two worlds from colliding? Here are three suggestions.