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Tip Bit rot is a real concern for older optical disc backups—but with the right tools, you can get that data onto more reliable media with little headache. Updated It really doesn't take much to set up a solid backup protocol for your PC. Here are the basics, with pointers to more details. Updated The more displays your computer has, the better—but there are considerations to keep in mind as you move into extreme multi-monitor setups for enhanced productivity and gaming.
How-To If your computer audio abruptly stops working, you can try these simple steps in five minutes or less. How-To Give your hands a break and use Google's new formatting and editing commands for voice typing in Google Docs. Updated Reserve a website name before someone else beats you to it. Here's how to do that using a domain name registrar service. How-To Skittish about storing sensitive documents on your PC? Microsoft's built-in OneDrive security feature might help. How-To With just a few clicks, you can get rid of the Widgets button (or Search, or the Task View virtual desktops) from Windows 11. Updated Windows has an easy way to increase your PC's performance. In Windows 11, it's called the Power Mode. We'll show you how to find Power Mode in Windows 11. How-To If you don't like the new, centered look of Windows 11's Start menu and Taskbar icons, here's how to move them back to their familiar left-hand corner. Updated PC cases come in all shapes, sizes, and features—from fully loaded ATX towers to bare-bones small form factors. This guide will help you find the best PC case for your needs. How-To A step-by-step guide to make sure Office's Protected View is keeping you safe from the latest attack. How-To If you want to execute a task from the command line in Windows, you first have to open Command Prompt. Here are 11 ways to do that. Updated Microsoft has released the first official beta of Windows 11. Here's how to get it, either via Windows Update or a downloadable ISO file. How-To Windows 10 comes preloaded with a number of different font types, and you can also find a ton more (both free and paid) online. Installing these fonts on your Windows 10 PC is pretty simple. Here’s how. How-To ZIP files hold several compressed files inside, reducing how much space they take on your hard drive. They need to be unzipped to use the files, though. Here's how to do it. How-To Give your Windows PC a free performance boost with these 9 tips. How-To By creating a new registry entry and adjusting the Windows 11 taskbar settings, you can get the Windows 10 Start menu in Windows 11 and shift the taskbar icons to give you a Windows 10-like experience. How-To Ensure that the data on your old drives is safe from prying eyes with this simple guide to securely wiping your hard drives. How-To If you need to record your screen, try the Xbox Game Bar built right into Windows 10. Here's how.