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How-ToA step-by-step guide on how to add personalized photos to your computer space. How-ToWith Intel's Unison app and Windows 11, you can read and respond to iMessages straight from your PC. TipOnce known as Aero Shake, this long-standing feature will immediately clear your screen of unwanted clutter—until you use it again to restore them again.
TipWriting Excel formulas isn't easy if you don't speak the language. Fortunately, at least two sites will translate your request, in English, into Excel code. TipWindows 11 has quietly added a new feature in the last couple of months: a tabbed File Explorer interface. It makes moving and copying files so much simpler. How-ToWhether you've bought a new PC or just want to become more productive, these Windows 11 tips are ones you should try. UpdatedSet up your new computer the right way by performing these crucial tasks. TipThe Windows 10 and Windows 11 Feedback Hub is the place to put your complaints, praise, and suggestions about Windows. UpdatedAdding check boxes to a list on Microsoft Word is surprisingly straightforward. Here's how to do it. How-ToWindows Search doesn't look particularly effective. But with a little knowledge and tweaking, you can find almost anything you're looking for. How-ToWindows 11 has a new free Windows HDR Calibration app that will quickly allow you to tweak your HDR display to make it look its best. Here's how to use it. How-ToNeed to remove software from your PC in a hurry? Bulk Crap Uninstaller is much more efficient than the default Windows uninstaller. How-ToWindows 11 can run Android apps, but only a limited number from Amazon's Appstore. Here's how to sideload unsupported Android apps you want to use. How-ToIt's a dead-simple trick, but so few PC users do it. Here's how to improve PC performance by disabling Windows startup apps How-ToIf you own a Samsung Galaxy Tab tablet, you already have a terrific second display for both work or business travel. Here's how to use it. How-ToMicrosoft nerfed a useful keyboard shortcut for Bluetooth devices in Windows 11, but you can work around it. How-ToWindows 10 is chock full of tools that can eliminate distractions, optimize your workflow, and make you all-around more productive—but they aren't always obvious. UpdatedWant to reuse your existing Windows license key with a new PC? We explain how to determine if that’s possible. UpdatedWindows 11 gives Microsoft's operating system a bold new look, but you can still make it feel (mostly) familiar. Here's how.
How-ToChances are that Microsoft automatically encrypted your PC during setup. But don’t worry—that key should be safely stored. Here’s where to find it.