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How to Enter Your PC's BIOS

Need to change your computer's boot order or access other advanced settings? Here's how to access the BIOS (basic input/output system).

Fix-It Tips: Troubleshoot a BIOS Error, Create a Security First-Aid USB Drive

That scary CMOS message probably has a quick fix; free tool helps you create a USB recovery drive.

Help Friends Work Around 'Invalid Transfer Key' Error for Shared Google Calendar

This mysterious error crops up for some recipients of shared Google calendars, but not others. Why? Hard to say, but there is a workaround.

How to Benchmark Your PC

Looking to maximize your PC's performance or troubleshoot a problem? First, you'll need to master the art of benchmarking.

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How To Decipher a Bizarre Error Message

Just 5 minutes of research will provide the likely culprit to an error message.

How To Troubleshoot Audio Problems with your PC

If your computer abruptly refuses to play sound, try the following simple steps in 5 minutes or less.

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How To Roll Back a Bad Driver

Update your machine's driver in 4 minutes or less to keep your system current on bug fixes and support for new features.

How To Diagnose a PC That Won't Turn On

Determine why your PC won't boot in about 5 minutes.

How To Stop AutoPlay From Bugging You

Disable the annoying Windows AutoPlay in about 2 minutes.

How To Uninstall an Application

Cleaning every last trace of an old program can be a pain. Here's how to do it quickly.