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Increase Your System Restore Points, Part 1

Lee asked the Answer Line forum how to increase the number of Windows System Restore points

Must-Have Windows 7 Downloads

Celebrate the operating system's first birthday with these essential tools, tweakers, and enhancements.


Clean the Crud From Your PC

Your PC will slow down over time. Here's how to clean it up without having to reinstall Windows or reformat your hard drive.

Sideways Screen Redux

There’s a better way to right a sideways screen

Control the Recycle Bin

Paul Staley asked how to control the Recycle Bin’s hard drive space usage

Should I Create a Program Partition?

Wayne Jarvis, while creating a separate data partition, wonders if a third, program partition is a good idea

How to Manage Multiple Users with Windows7

Robert Strohmeyer takes a look at some of Window's 7's tools for managing multiple users on a single PC.


PC Maintenance: What Tasks When?

Ruption18 asked the Answer Line forum what regular chores will keep his PC healthy

Sudden Temporary Slowdowns

Shermlindcastle asked the Answer Line forum why his PC occasionally slows down to a crawl

Reasons to Partition

Michael Crandall wants to know if dividing his hard drive into multiple, smaller partitions will improve its speed