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How to check your PC's CPU temperature

Is your PC's processor too hot? Here's how to monitor your computer's CPU temperature, and lower it if needed.

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How to install a graphics card

Installing a new graphics card can give your PC a major performance boost. Here's how to do it.

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How to find out if your laptop can take an SSD

Give your old laptop a big performance boost with one simple step: replacing its hard drive with an SSD. Can your laptop be upgraded? Let's find out.

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How to set up your new computer

Set up your new computer the right way by performing these crucial tasks.

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Smart home guide for beginners: Make your home more convenient to live in without spending lots of time or money

You don’t need to be an expert or spend a fortune on cutting-edge gear, these first steps will lay a foundation you can build on.

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Android 11 tips: The 8 new features to explore first

From new playback controls to a screen recorder to dark mode scheduling, Android 11 has some improvements worth checking out.

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How to stream Apple Music through your Google Nest smart speaker or Android phone

You can now use your Apple Music subscription as the default service on Google Nest smart speakers and Android phones. Here's how to set it up.

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How Photoshop Artistic Filters work, with examples of our favorites

Photoshop Artistic filters alter images to simulate colored pencils, watercolors, chalk pastels, charcoal, pen and inks, crayons, and many other artistic methods.

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How to get Microsoft Office for cheap

It is possible to save some money by buying an older version of Office, but you need to shop carefully. Here's what to consider before you buy.

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15 cord-cutting tips for the new Chromecast with Google TV

Tips to make the most of the new Chromecast with Google TV

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How to upgrade from Office 2010 to Office 365

As Microsoft prepares to end support for Office 2010 on October 13, upgrading to Office 365 is one of your primary options. Here’s how it works. 

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8 essential S Pen tips for Galaxy Note 20

Even if you've been using an S Pen for years, you'll want to know where Samsung has added new features and functionality.

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How to get the screenshot button back on your Pixel phone in Android 11

Android 11 removed the screenshot button from older Pixel phones when using 2-button navigation. Here's how to get it back.

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How to use Microsoft Rewards to get Xbox Game Pass for PC (and more!) for free

Our Microsoft Rewards tutorial shows you how to use Microsoft Rewards to earn Amazon gift cards, Xbox games, and more , all for browsing the web and playing games.

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Microsoft ends support for Office 2010: What you can do

Microsoft Office 2010 support ends October 13, 2020. This means no more technical support, no more patches, and no more security updates. Here are your options, some of which are free.