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How to Find a Computer's IP Address in Windows 7
How to speed up your Windows computer using these steps.
A look at the Five Best Free Start Menu Replacements for Windows 8.
A step-by-step guide to defragmenting Windows 7
How to Mount or Burn ISO Files in Windows 8
Use this process to defrag your Windows computer's hard drive.
Scan and fix Microsoft Windows system files using the SFC (System File Checker) command. Scanning and fixing files will correct any errors or corruption in your operating system.
Use keyboard shortcuts instead of your mouse to quickly close many open windows and folders.
Steps to open the display language settings in Windows 7.
How to use the Chkdsk utility to scan and fix your hard drive
Chess Titans is a computer chess game included with some versions of Microsoft Windows Vista. Page 4.
Purble Pairs, Comfy Cakes, Purble Shop are 3 of the games included with Microsoft Windows Vista. Page 2.
This guide will show you how to enable the My Computer icon on the Windows 7 desktop.
How to take a screen shot or screen capture in Microsoft Windows
Use this Windows Utility to fix your Hard Drive
Mahjong Titans is one of the games included with Microsoft Windows Vista.
Learn how to add, manage and remove user accounts in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1.
How to use Netflix using the Windows Media Center.
How to make Windows speed up - clean your windows desktop and better use your computer's operating memory.
Mastering Windows 8.1's keyboard shortcuts can make it easier, faster and more fun to use. Here are some of the most useful that you can use daily.
A brief overview of the new Start Menu in Windows 8, the Charm Bar.
These are the games included with Windows Microsoft Vista. Page 3.
Advice on using Windows 7 Starter Edition
Using built-in features of Windows, you can easily burn music to a CD. Learn how in this simple how-to guide.
An overview of the different editions found in Windows 8.
Defender is a free product from Microsoft that protects Windows computers from Adware and Spyware.
The top 5 reasons Windows XP is inferior to Windows 7
Tweaks and Hacks to Bend Windows 8 to Your Will
The Microsoft Solitaire Collections offers a bundle of single-player card games to keep you busy. Page 2.
How to connect a PC to a TV using the correct cables.
Guide describing the steps necessary to scan Windows for viruses and malware using Microsoft Security Essentials.
Understand Windows 7's shut down options
Using a Windows tablet without a keyboard and mouse can seem a little daunting to start with, but touchscreens can be very easy to work with
A list of the ways Windows 7 is superior to Windows Vista
The return of Windows.About.com. Windows 8.1 Update -- what's in it for you?
Check to make sure your older computer is compatible with Windows 8.1 before paying for the upgrade.
Learn how to prevent programs from automatically running on windows startup.
These are the games included with Microsoft Windows Vista. Page 9.
These are the games included with Microsoft Windows Vista. Page 10.
A quick look at how to use the Windows Store
Checkers is one of the oldest and most popular games in the world. For Windows 7 it returns as Internet Checkers, an online live game. Page 2.
Freecell is a game included with Windows Microsoft Vista. Page 8.
A step-by-step guide to zipping files in Windows 7
Purble Shop is one of three games included in Purble Place. Page 5.
In Windows 7, Microsoft has brought forward successful games from Vista and revived several multi-player games from Windows XP.
Learn the steps to properly install and upgrade your current version of Windows Vista.
Comfy Cakes is one of three games included in Purble Place. Page 7.
Restore or Refresh your installation of Windows 8.
Learn the difference between local account and Microsoft accounts and which you should choose when setting up your user account in Windows 8.
Guide describes the steps necessary to include additional email accounts in Windows Live Mail
Learn how to use the Pin tool in Windows 7
How to create your own Start menu for Windows 8.
A description of the Guest Account.
Spades is a popular, card game that requires teamwork and strategy to win. Page 3.
There's quite a lot to discover in Windows 8.1 Update. We show you want you need to know.
How to manually download updates in Windows 8.1 and how to configure automatic updates.
Using Sticky Notes in Windows 7
Learn what are the recommended requirements for your computer to run Windows 7.
The Public Folder is a Windows folder that you can use to share files with either other people that use the same computer, or ones connect to the computer over a network.
Remove programs from your Windows computer using the Add/Remove Program feature to speed up your computer.
8 Great Free Games from the Windows store.
In this tutorial, you'll learn how to delete user accounts. You might want to delete user accounts if a previous user of your computer no longer needs access to it.
Internet Backgammon is a live Internet two-person board game.
How to configure Windows 8 to sync your account settings, themes, passwords and modern apps.
A guided tour of Windows 8 showing new users how to perform basic tasks and navigate the new operating systems.
What happened to the Show Desktop Icon in Windows 7?
In this step I will show you how to open the Windows 7 Control Panel to get to User Management in Windows 7.
Windows 7 comes in numerous versions, with a wide range of prices. Let us help you find the right one for your needs and budget.
This step will show you how to view the list of available wireless networks using Windows 7.
A look at hidden admin tools in Windows 8.
These are the games included with Microsoft Windows Vista. Page 11.
An article describing how to schedule a full-system scan using Windows 8's Defender.
Learn how to change a desktop background for Windows XP, Vista and 7.
Your guide to Windows 7 Home Premium Edition, and how it compares to other editions of Windows 7
This guide will show you how to quickly switch between use accounts in Windows 7.
Purble Pairs is one of three games included in Purble Place. Page 6.
Learn how to speed up Windows Vista by disabling features and functions that are not used.
How to install the Windows 8.1 preview using the ISO files.
Windows XP may be old, but it's not on its deathbed yet. Here are the best reasons to keep it around.
Follow these steps to help speed up a slow computer.
To celebrate Windows 7's first birthday, here are the seven best things about it.
A detailed look at the Windows 8 File Explorer's new interface.
Windows 7 has erased Mac's once-Sizable advantages
How to make your computer a PC TV
A step-by-step guide to adding gadgets to Windows 7
Discusses what computer hardware will enable your Windows to run fast.
These are the games included with Microsoft Windows Vista.
The Windows 7 operating system shares many features and functions with Windows Vista. It also improves on Vista.
These are the games included with Microsoft Windows Vista. Page 12.
Instructions describe steps necessary to unlock the Windows taskbar.
A rundown of what you get with Windows 7 Ultimate Edition -- strengths and weaknesses, and why to buy (or not to buy).
Windows Vista is still a good choice for many. Find out if you should keep Vista around.
How to connect a computer to a wireless home network
A Windows 7 productivity tip that will show you how to declutter your Windows desktop using document and application pinning on the Taskbar.
Microsoft’s latest version of Windows Live Photo Gallery is finally on par with its Windows counterpart, Picasa and Apple’s iPhoto for Macintosh computers. This new version sports so many new features and improvements that put a lot of Picasa’s tools to shame and in some cases replace professional photo editing applications like Photoshop.
Microsoft Windows XP is still available on new computers, if you know where to look.
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Turn off ReadyBoost functionality in Windows 7.
A list of hidden features of Windows 8.1 that many users may overlook.
Answers to common questions about Windows 8 new UI
Using the Visual Effects tab (under Control Panel, System and Maintenance, Adjust Effects or Performance) is an easy way to set your preferences for visual effects and performance of your Windows XP, Vista or 7 computer.
How to find the Windows 8.1 update link in the Windows Store.
This guide will show you how to shut down Windows 8 from the new Charm Bar.
WordPad opens with blank document in Windows 7.
Guide describes the steps necessary to schedule a virus scan in Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows 7.
A rundown of what you get with Windows 7 Professional edition -- strengths and weaknesses, and why to buy (or not to buy).
Internet Explorer 10 brings a seamless browsing experience to touch-enabled devices running Windows 8. Page 4.
8 Ways Windows 8 Improves Over Windows 7
A list of the biggest and best new features offered by Windows 8.1.
A description of Windows 8 system requirements as well as download links to the developer preview.
A guide to help you decide if you should upgrade to Windows 7
The five most important versions of Windows.
Tricks and tips for keeping Windows XP running well.
Select the drive to clean up. Windows. Page 2.
Avoid problems by learning what to do before beginning an upgrade of Windows 7 from Windows Vista or Windows XP.
How to save money on Microsoft's newest operating system, Windows 7.
This steps describes the steps necessary to open the application's Properties dialog box to set compatibility mode in Windows 7.
How to Run Old Programs in Windows 8
How to set up parental controls in Windows 7. Page 6.
The taskbar properties window gives you many customization options. Page 4.
Learn how to keep your Windows 7 computer safe and up to date with Automatic Updates.
Learn how to find out what version and service pack of Vista you currently have on your computer.
Learn how to prepare and install Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2) upgrade.
Learn how to download updates for Windows 8 and how to configure automatic updates.
How to change you Desktop Wallpaper - What a great way to enhance a Windows Desktop.
How often you should do a windows backup your computer and why.
How to use the Windows 7 Problem Steps Recorder to troubleshoot Windows issues. Page 4.
Keyboard commands to navigate Windows 8 more efficiently and easily.
How to get installation media for an upgrade to Windows 8.1.
A list of new modern applications included with Windows 8.1 and what they do.
Examining the User Account Control options in Windows 7
Windows 8 was released at the end of last year to mixed reviews. It offered users a lot of enhancements and new features, but also included a bunch of unpopular
A detailed look at how to use the Windows 8 Start Screen.
Step describing the importance of setting the correct resolution and how to open the screen resolution settings in Windows 7.
Network discovery is a setting that enables your computer to see (find) other computers and devices on the network and if other computers on the network can see your computer.
Learn how to create a folder structure in Windows to better organize your stuff.
Learning how to download the right version of Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2)
A tutorial for uninstalling Windows 7 programs.
A review of using Netflix with the Vista Windows Media Center (WMC)
Windows 7's Aero Shake is an easy way to bring an open window to the forefront and minimize other open windows.
Learn what Microsoft Security Essentials is and whether or not you should use this product.
A list of modern apps included with Windows 8; what they are and what they can do for you.
How to easily add a shared printer to a Vista PC without getting error messages.
A guide to making your computer faster.
Learn about the The Windows Experience Index measures your computer's performance capabilities.
Though Windows 8.1 adds a lot of new features, it also removes quite a few.
What happened to Windows XP's Quick Launch toolbar in Windows 7?
Use Windows File Compression to reduce file size for storage and emails.
5 features of Windows 8.1 that will help desktop users.
Learn what versions of Windows Media Center support Netflix.