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Windows 9 leaks: How to get its best new features today

A Start Menu, the ability to run Metro apps in desktop windows, and more are coming to Windows 9, but you can get the best features today thanks to some helpful software.

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5 must-know Excel macros for common tasks

Automate repetitive text, data sorting, and more with these shortcuts.

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Hidden but powerful Windows tools: Read about that and more in PCWorld's September Digital Edition

Enjoy the best of PCWorld.com in a curated Enhanced Edition for Android, iOS, and Kindle, or in a PDF-like Replica Edition. In the September issue we focus on Windows tools and tricks you might have overlooked. We also explore the newest wireless networking standards, outline Google Drive's productivity services, and more.

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How to manage your Google location history

Learn how to use, or get rid of, where your Android phone has tracked you.

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16 simple tips and tricks to get more from your LG G3

These tips will quickly have you using LG's new flagship phone like a pro.

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How to keep your Android phone's screen on longer

This simple tip will allow you to set your Android phone or tablet's screen timeout, and even prevent it from sleeping while it's charging.

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TechTip: Using 'track changes' to avoid proofreading confusion

If you've had friends proofread a paper or resume then you know how confusing their changes can get. Using some very easy functions in Microsoft Word and Google Docs I'll show you how to clear up any confusion.

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How to perform a factory reset on your Android phone or tablet

Whether it’s in your hand or lost far away, wiping the data off of your Android phone or tablet only takes a few taps.

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How to enable Developer Options on your Android phone or tablet

This is the first step before you can use ADB, root your phone, or perform other hackery.

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How to make Google Now reminders from your desktop browser

Don't want to dig out your phone? Just tell Google Search to remind you on your desktop browser.

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How to sideload an app onto your Android phone or tablet

There are a handful of ways to sideload an application on your Android phone or tablet. Here are three.

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