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How to Play Windows PC Games on a Mac

December 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Macs are not built for gaming but that isn’t to say you cannot play them if you want to. There are fewer Mac-specific ports of games than Windows games but there are ways to play […]

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How to backup and restore the Windows registry

December 15th, 2016|0 Comments

If you’re anything like me, you will like fiddling with your PC and making changes just to see what happens. Usually that requires frequent rebuilding of the operating system to undo the changes you just […]

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How to fix pending or stuck apps in the Windows 10 Store

December 1st, 2016|0 Comments

The Windows 10 Store has come a long way since those early days of hardly any apps and those that did feature never worked properly. While improved on almost every level, there is still a […]

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Change your Gmail password and generate a strong replacement

November 26th, 2016|0 Comments

Passwords are so last century but many websites and apps still insist on using them. So whenever you have to use one to access your information, you need to ensure it is as strong as […]

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How to get Windows 10 to be less intrusive

November 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Windows 10 only ever wants to help, but sometimes if you’re in the middle of something, it just gets in the way. It likes to remind you to update, nag you to install apps, buy […]

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How to change startup programs in Windows 10

November 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Windows 10 starts faster than any other version of Windows and that is great news. However, as with all versions of Windows, the more you use it and the more programs you install, the slower […]

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How to get the Windows 10 dark theme

November 15th, 2016|0 Comments

The Windows 10 dark theme is so cool I use it on my own computer. It’s a dark theme that works on most Windows apps and some third party programs and gives a moody look […]

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Everything you need to know about port forwarding

November 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Most routers will take care of everything for you, just plug it in, attach the right cable into the right slot and switch it on. However some programs prefer to have traffic forwarded to a […]

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How to remove the Windows.old folder in Windows 10

November 10th, 2016|0 Comments

If you upgraded from Windows 7 or 8, or upgraded to the Windows 10 Anniversary edition you might find a big file on your main hard drive called Windows.old. The folder contains the old version […]

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How to spot fake online tech reviews

November 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Online reviews have changed the way we shop for everything. From holidays to computer components, we use reviews to get past the marketing hype and press releases and into the real story. But they aren’t […]