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Many apps hide a treasure trove of efficiency under a right-click on the taskbar, Jump Lists.
The old F8 trick no longer works with all PCs. Here are some alternate ways to enter Windows's clean, diagnostic Safe Mode
Want to find a favorite folder quickly? Here's how to configure your favorites and libraries in Windows 7 and 8's file managers.
Your Windows 8 laptop has a touchscreen, but touching it doesn't have the desired effect. Here's what to do about it.
The Windows 10 Technical Preview can track your keystrokes and listen to your speech. It's for research rather than spying, but still something to keep it in mind if you're going to use it.
You know about Documents and other libraries. But some important data files are stored in the difficult-to-access AppData folder. Here's what you need to know.
Get Microsoft's beta operating system on a virtual drive or right on your hard drive.
Your PC has 4GB of RAM, or maybe even 8GB. But Windows doesn't even use 4GB. Here's what's going on.
Finding a complete list of your specs is easy enough in Windows, but these apps go deeper than the Control Panel ever could.
A Start Menu, the ability to run Metro apps in desktop windows, and more are coming to Windows 10, but you can get the best features today thanks to some helpful software.
If you've got a problem with your PC. The Microsoft Store may be able to fix it for you for free.
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.