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Do you get an error message when you try signing into your Windows 10 user account? Your profile might be corrupted. We’ll show you how to fix it or transfer to a new account.
Not only does Windows retain previous driver versions for current devices, it also stores drivers for devices you stopped using long ago. We’ll show you how to clean up old drivers from your system.
Is the Windows 10 default font size too small for you? We’ll show you how to adjust your system text size to your liking, along with how to change the default Windows font.
In Windows 10, you can set your Wi-Fi or Ethernet connection as metered. This will limit the data consumption by Windows Update and other background apps. Here’s how to set it up.
Using this option allows you to reinstall Windows without losing the files, personal data and programs you already have on the system.
You can split your drive into different sections with drive partitions. We’ll show you how to resize, delete, and create partitions using a default Windows tool called Disk Management.
It’s time to give your Windows 10 system a new lick of paint. We’ll show you how to do away with all the default colors and make your own color theme entirely.
How many times did you lose work because the file you were working on didn’t auto-save? Never let that happen to you again.
Your desktop space is too valuable to be cluttered with shortcuts. We show you how to make better use of it. Your desktop makeover will increase your inspiration, creativity, or productivity.
Windows XP has not received security patches since 2014. As of April 11, Windows Vista is following suite. We show you five ways to safely use your unsupported XP or Vista computer.
Just because it’s here, doesn’t mean you have to jump on it. The Windows 10 Creators Update could harbor trouble. We explain why you should delay this Windows update and how to do it.
Add-ins can add functionality that Outlook is missing by default. We show you six free add-ins to increase productivity and fun within Outlook.
Keeping your software up-to-date is one way to stay out of trouble with hackers and malware. We show you how to keep Windows, browsers, anti-virus tools, and other apps updated.
Skype for Business, formerly Lync, lets you host up to 250 people in a virtual meeting or webinar. You can use a combination of audio, visuals, and chat to engage your audience. We show you how.
Just started playing Rainbow Six Siege and feel totally lost? These seven tips will get you up to speed with veteran players in no time.
If you love LEGO, you have to bring it to your Windows desktop. We show you an application that lets you accurately build LEGO models, games full of fun, and LEGO-themed desktop customization suggestions.
The default position of the Windows Taskbar is at the bottom of your screen. But a vertical Taskbar might be better for you. Let’s find out why.
How do you ensure that your computer clock is accurate? We show you how your system clock works, how to customize its settings, and what to do if it starts displaying the incorrect time.
A black screen at boot is bad news. We show you how to troubleshoot and diagnose this issue in Windows 10.
Outlook Express still runs on Windows 10, but every major update will remove it. Microsoft wants you to use its other email clients. We show you workarounds and alternative solutions.
Microsoft made many mistakes with Windows 10 during the past year. We look back at what we consider the biggest problems.
Microsoft Office default settings exist so you can customize them to your needs. We’ll show you key default Office settings and how to adjust them to save time and work more efficiently.
If you’re still running Windows XP, it’s high time to upgrade! Whether you want to move to Windows 10 or Windows 7, the process is mostly the same. We explain it step by step.
Do you feel like you get a million emails a day? We’ll show you all the tools in Microsoft Outlook to regain control over your inbox. You’ll never miss an important email again!