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Though deleting seems to be a simple task, sometimes Windows balks at the idea. Find out why.


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Clean Up Windows and Your Hard Drive

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Symantec Norton Utilities 15: Disk Utilities Under One Roof

The latest iteration of this venerable software offers a clean, stylish interface for accessing a slew of standard disk utilities.

Reinstall Windows Without Losing Your Data

The ultimate repair job doesn't have to be the ultimate disaster.


Fix a PC That Randomly Reboots

This can be a tough nut to crack, but in this user's case, mismatched RAM modules are the most likely culprit.

Simple Fixes for a Problematic PC

Need to troubleshoot an error-prone PC? Check out our easy-to-follow tips for dealing with audio problems, bad drivers, and more.


Quick Windows Fixes

Is Windows malfunctioning, sluggish, or in need of some tweaking? Our simple solutions will help you get the OS back into shape.


5-Minute Fixes for Windows PCs

Our experts offer 30 instant solutions to the most common problems affecting Windows 7, Vista, and XP.

Easy Fixes for Networking Problems

Having trouble connecting? Try these two simple approaches to sharing files and troubleshooting your network.