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DupeRazor Finds and Remove Duplicate Files--And Some That Aren't

Find potential duplicate files with DupeRazor--but check them carefully before deleting them.

Downloads to Recover Your Files and Save Your Bacon

Looking to retrieve lost or damaged files? One of these handy data recovery utilities may be able to get it back for you.

Windows Explorer Explained: Working with Files and Folders

Believe it or not, Microsoft has an expertly crafted help guide you can read online or print for easy reference.

Windows Explorer Explained: How to Show File Extensions

Although some Explorer views eliminate the need to reveal file extensions, the options is there if you want it.

Rename Setup Files So They're Easier to Figure Out Later

Developers tend to do a poor job naming their programs' setup files. Fortunately, you can rename them and they'll work just fine.

Sync a Network Folder

Brandon Elmo LaLonde wants access to a folder on his school's network when at home

Windows Explorer Explained: Choosing a Replacement

Not happy with what Microsoft's file manager is bringing to the table? I hear you. Here are some vastly superior alternatives.

Windows Explorer Explained: Easier File Selection

A little-known Windows setting makes it much easier to select multiple files for copying, moving, deleting, etc.

Describe Your Files

Jack Douglas wants a way to add comments or descriptions his files

Windows Explorer Explained: The Address Bar

What is that kooky thing? How does it work? And why is it called the Address Bar when what it actually shows is folder locations?