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How to set up Android Auto in any car

Set up Android Auto in any older car with these steps: Buy a car phone mount and a Bluetooth receiver, and use a few handy apps and settings to make the experience seamless.

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Is your VPN secure? How to check for leaks

A trusted virtual private network is a great tool for security and privacy, but if it's not configured correctly it may not be so private.

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Create Excel reports from multiple spreadsheets with Multi-file Pivot Tables

The Pivot Table is a tool that Excel uses to create custom reports from your spreadsheet databases. All you need is one common, unique field. Here's how to set it up with multiple spreadsheets.

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How to play music you own on an Amazon Echo

Play your own MP3 collection on an Amazon Echo or other Alexa devices, even after Amazon Music Storage shuts down.

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Excel filters: How to use number, text and date filters to extract only the data you need

Excel filters help you find exactly what you want, no matter how big your spreadsheet database is. Here's how to set number, text and data filters.

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How to set up a VPN in Windows

Step-by-step instructions for configuring the built-in VPN client in Windows 7 and Windows 10.

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How to test how much Spectre and Meltdown hurt your PC's performance

Six steps to find out how much performance you lost from the Meltdown and Spectre patches

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How to create an insane multiple monitor setup with three, four, or more displays

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.

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How to register your own domain name

Reserve a website name before someone else beats you to it. Here's how to do that using a domain name registrar service.

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How to play DVDs in Windows 10 for free

Windows 10 doesn't play DVDs by default, but this free program can help.

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How to create custom Input & Error Messages In Excel

In Excel, custom input or error messages explain the rules for each field to prevent data-entry errors. Here's how to set them up in a spreadsheet.

How to set up two monitors for double the screen real estate

Whether you're using a desktop or laptop PC, a dual-monitor setup is an easy upgrade that pays big returns in productivity.

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How to take a screenshot on any Android phone

Once an arduous task, taking a screenshot is a snap—no pun intended—on modern Android phones. Here's how to do it on your phone.

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How to build a PC: A step-by-step guide

Wondering how to build a PC? Our comprehensive guide can help you through the entire process, from installing the CPU and the Windows operating system, to proper cable management.

3 Ways to take a screenshot on Android

3 Ways to take a screenshot on Android

Whether or not your Android phone has a home button, here’s how to take a screenshot.

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How to customize Excel Conditional Formatting

Excel's conditional formatting lets you customize how your data displays, from changing colors and shading to adding icons and more. Here's how it works.