Thursday, 29 December 2016
Here are the steps to have Windows 10 show the correct registered owner and organization information on your computer. Windows 10 by default no longer lets users set their registered owner and organization information during installation.
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Sunday, 25 December 2016
Friday, 23 December 2016
Windows Update issues are very common and occurs often after a new build is released. If you’re an insider, you would have come through these small, yet irritating bugs almost after every new build, which is natural as you’re using the beta version of the OS.
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Thursday, 22 December 2016
My daughter has asked for a Windows laptop for Christmas, for schoolwork and games. I used to follow the same procedure when setting up a PC for the first time: I’d install AVG anti-virus, Zone Alarm, CCleaner, Spybot Search and Destroy etc.
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Saturday, 10 December 2016
Tablets have featured cellular connectivity for a while now, and as a result they make a great accessory to those who might need to bring a laptop with them, but also don't have easy access to a Wi-Fi hotspot.
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Saturday, 3 December 2016
The news follows a swathe of cyber attacks that have resulted in the loss of millions of Britons' personal and contact details, passwords and, in some cases, financial details. This has led to a spike in credit card hacking and people losing money online.
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Saturday, 19 November 2016
Are you having issues with your Windows 10 computer not detecting your Android phone as a USB storage drive or mass storage device? Not to worry, we’d get that fixed in a bit. But before then, some preamble as usual. I experienced the same thing on my windows 10 PC.
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Monday, 24 October 2016
The race to be the best GPU maker has been on for a while, between NVIDIA and AMD. In the wake of NVIDIA’s unveiling of its latest GeForce GTX 1050, AMD is caught scrambling to push back with its own Polaris GPUs.
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Monday, 3 October 2016
Windows 10 is one of the best operating system launched by Microsoft and most of the new computers are coming with the pre-installed version of it now a days.
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Saturday, 1 October 2016
While Microsoft is aggressively pushing Windows 10 by partnering with different OEMs, some customers are still buying new PCs powered by the older version of Windows. If you are planning something similar in near future, hurry up! Microsoft has officially declared that Windows 7 and Windows 8.
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Thursday, 22 September 2016
With recent surveys suggesting a good many people find it hard to resist popping a found USB stick into their computer, it’s no surprise that hackers are using them to try to spread malware.
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Thursday, 15 September 2016
Electromagnetic radiation — it might sound like something that you'd be better off avoiding, but electromagnetic waves of various kinds underpin our senses and how we interact with the world — from the light emissions through which your eyes perceive these words, to the microwaves that carry th
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Friday, 2 September 2016
It’s been known that Microsoft was already actively developing the next big update to Windows 10 right after it released the Anniversary update. This new update is codenamed as Redstone 2.
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Monday, 15 August 2016
In case you’re one of the unhappy Windows 10 users who has discovered that the system freezes after performing the Anniversary Update, we’ve got a partially good news for you: Microsoft issued a fix, but it’s only temporary.
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Sunday, 7 August 2016
When I began to work with Windows 10, I was able to shut the laptop down without Googling to find the power button icon; a great improvement over Windows 8. My next interest was determining what to do when the OS falls over, generating a Blue Screen of Death.
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Sunday, 24 July 2016
PC sales are down more or less across the board. That’s not necessarily a bad thing (unless you happen to be a PC manufacturer, of course). The truth is that almost any Windows machine sold in the last five years can handle surfing the web, checking email, and even streaming high-resolution video.
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Sunday, 10 July 2016
Random Access Memory, usually shortened to “RAM” or simply “memory,” is one of the most important parts of any computer. But how much do you need? Current new PCs and similar devices range from around the 2GB mark to 16GB or more.
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Friday, 8 July 2016
I’m trying not to get my personal details, er, hijacked if my laptop is stolen. Is there any way I can protect myself, assuming a decent password is no defence? I’m running Windows 7 Pro. Steve
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Saturday, 2 July 2016
A malware attack specifically targeting Facebook users has been uncovered by security researchers, which affected around 10,000 users in just two days. Between 24 and 27 June, thousands of Facebook users received messages from a "friend", claiming to have mentioned them on Facebook.
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Friday, 1 July 2016
How do I run an app that Windows 10 has blocked for my protection? Yes, it is a good thing that Windows 10 has security features like SmartScreen built in, but sometimes they get in the way. You really want to install this app — you know there's nothing wrong with it — but you're locked out.
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Thursday, 30 June 2016
How do I customize the Start Menu on Windows 10? The Start Menu is the central hub for everything in Windows 10, and because of that, its default look is very "stock".
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Tuesday, 28 June 2016
Sometimes Windows needs a fresh start—maybe a program’s gone awry or a file’s been corrupted. Luckily, Windows 10 lets you do this with a few clicks. Windows 10 has an option where you can reinstall Windows and wipe your programs, but it keeps your files intact.
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Monday, 27 June 2016
Read Andra Zahara’s article on how to remove old software that could make your PC vulnerable on Heimdal Security Blog : On today’s episode of „Digital Hoarders”, I share how we can all make our PCs more organized and less insecure.
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Wednesday, 22 June 2016
The Windows 10 Anniversary Update includes an easier way to refresh your computer and remove bloatware, and here we tell you how to use the new tool.
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Thursday, 16 June 2016
So you just knocked water over onto your MacBook and are probably freaking out right about now. But don't worry — we've all been there. Some of us have done it multiple times, making us experts on the matter.
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Thursday, 9 June 2016
Did you just upgrade to Windows 10? Perhaps involuntarily? Welcome to the operating system! If you used Windows 10's express installation, you might want to tweak some of your settings before you get going. You know, for the sake of privacy, speed and convenience.
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Security researchers have revealed that drive-by attacks that install ransomware can now bypass Microsoft’s acclaimed protections against these exploits.
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Monday, 6 June 2016
Changing account name is something we don’t do often, but we often change our passwords and also tend to forget them sometimes. Check our tutorial of creating a password reset disk in Windows 10.
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Tuesday, 24 May 2016
You can never have a PC that is strong enough. You may love your machine and its speed while it is brand new and while you remember your older and slower computer, so you can compare. Soon enough, you will start noticing the little delays and you will admit that your PC is slowing down.
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Thursday, 19 May 2016
Another day, another scam… Scammers are stepping up their game lately, with numerous reports about fake police emails being sent to hundreds of Australians enticing them to download malicious software onto their computers.
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Monday, 16 May 2016
If you've ever had to pack up your house and move to another state, you know that when you finally get to the new house, it can take a long time to unpack everything.
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Saturday, 14 May 2016
Wednesday, 27 April 2016
Wi-Fi problems got you down? Don’t worry, you’re not the only one. All kinds of issues can prevent you from connecting to your wireless network, from the construction of your house to interference from your neighbors to the inevitable aging and delays of old equipment.
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Tuesday, 26 April 2016
Sunday, 24 April 2016
With Windows 10, managing your Wi-Fi is really important. There can be instances where your computer is using your Wi-Fi in the background and you’re not aware of it. In Windows 8 and 8.1, it was much simpler to manage your background data, but with Windows 10, it is not so easy.
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Monday, 18 April 2016
It is not a secret that anything, and everything you share on social networks contains your personal information. These information may include your location, device information, and so on.
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One of the main changes to Windows 10 is the redesigned start menu. Microsoft has gone back to old start menu of Windows 7 but also retained the full screen start menu of Windows 8.1 with the choice now offered to users.
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Saturday, 16 April 2016
For years, Apple QuickTime has hovered between a nuisance install bundled with iTunes and a necessary application for various third-party software tools, some of which rely on QuickTime for audio or video playback.
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Friday, 15 April 2016
Windows 10 has a lot of problems that a lot of people are facing. One of those problems is running into a blue screen of death that lists the error as Kernel Security Check Error. It causes your computer to shutdown and restart after a few seconds.
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Wednesday, 6 April 2016
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Friday, 25 March 2016
A new piece of malware doing the rounds using popular cloud storage service Dropbox as its carrier is reportedly able to lock users out of their systems. The ransomware is known as Petya, and at present it seems to be forcing users to pay more than $400 to regain access to their computers.
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Thursday, 24 March 2016
Smartphones have become an integral part of people’s lives nowadays. It is almost unimaginable to think about going through every day without one of these portable mini ‘computers’.
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Tuesday, 15 March 2016
Microsoft denies claims on Reddit, forums, gaming sites and Twitter that Windows 10 is being forced on Windows 7 PCs without asking users 07.02 EDT Last modified on Tuesday 15 March 2016 07.
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Tuesday, 1 March 2016
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Wednesday, 10 February 2016
Microsoft has listened to angry customers and will now say exactly what is being updated in Windows 10, according to Paul Thurrott. Microsoft previously obscured what was in each update to Windows 10, which led some users to complain that anything could be in the software.
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Tuesday, 9 February 2016
Just bought a shiny new iPad, Surface or Android tablet? You may have A LOT less storage space than you think
Best-selling tablet computers are being sold with much less storage space than advertised, it was claimed on Monday. An investigation by consumer watchdog Which? found that some tablets have less than half as much space as the makers claim.
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Monday, 8 February 2016
We've featured a number of ways to save battery life on your smartphone before, but there may be an easier way to get up to 20% more juice on your iPhone: Stop using the Facebook app.
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