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How-To If your computer audio abruptly stops working, you can try these simple steps in five minutes or less. How-To Chrome and Edge are not the only browsers for your computer. How-To No matter how good Wi-Fi gets, you can’t beat good old-fashioned copper wire for reliability, if not speed as well. Here's how to wire an Ethernet faceplate.
Tip Especially when travelling, it can be useful to use your own computer as a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot. How-To Is your PC's processor too hot? Here's how to monitor your computer's CPU temperature, and lower it if needed. How-To We show you how Windows 11 keeps you safe and how to maximize your privacy. How-To Anyone who spends hours on the sofa with their laptop hunting for new high scores in their favorite game will appreciate a lap desk. How-To Hackers and nosy neighbors aren't always the reason for Wi-Fi problems – they can also arise from incorrect settings in your router. How-To The free Audacity software is all you need to edit audio, whether it's podcasts or music. Here's how the latest version works. Opinion The extras on gaming keyboards benefit everyone—not just gamers. And these days, it doesn’t cost much to make the switch, either. How-To Need a better wireless signal in your backyard or garden? Here are 5 ways to get a strong Wi-Fi signal outdoors. How-To Get to the root of your Wi-Fi problems with these simple steps. They range from small tweaks to your existing router to buying a Wi-Fi extender to purchasing a new Wi-Fi router for a complete fresh start. Tip A simple, affordable addition to your work-from-home setup can dramatically improve your comfort when at your computer. Tip Finally transitioning away from an old version of Windows? If you have an older NAS, here’s the reason why it might not be working in Windows 10 or 11—and how to fix it. Tip If the 3.5mm audio jack for your headphones or microphone is busted, here’s how to easily resolve the problem. (Bonus: You’ll supercharge an analog headset’s features, too.) Tip When a critical port fails, it can result in premature end for your laptop, smartphone, or other device—or a costly repair if you’re lucky. Here’s how to prevent that from happening. How-To How to recycle old tech on Earth Day 2022 (or anytime). How-To How to free up Gmail storage space by transferring old emails to a new account How-To Don't get locked out of your wireless network. Here's how to find your Wi-Fi password in Windows 11
Tip Are you pestered by outdated autofill entries in Chrome? Here are some tips for getting rid of them.