A cat jostles your mouse or keyboard and, boom, your sleeping Windows PC wakes up and stays up. Here's How To make Windows stay asleep all night long. The latest How To tip from Brian Burgess.
Tag Archives: Windows
March 7, 2014 |
February 8, 2014 |
In advance of the Windows 8.1 upgrade coming soon, definitely update Windows 8 first. Then do the upgrade to 8.1. Here's how to do both. Gallery.
January 27, 2014 |
Microsoft removed the handy Windows Experience index utility in Windows 8.1. Here are three utilities that bring the functionality back. How To gallery.
January 17, 2014 |
Got old, broken or missing drivers? Find out how bad the situation is and fix it with SlimDrivers for Windows freeware. It's our choice for Freeware Friday.
January 13, 2014 |
Logging in to Windows has always been tedious. Here are more Windows 8.1 tips from our Brian Burgess to help you set your system for faster, safer access. How To gallery.
January 13, 2014 |
Microsoft has made Windows 8.1 easier to shut down, but there still a glaring omission -- the absence of the Hibernate option. Here's how you get it back.
October 29, 2013 |
Migrating to Windows 8.1? Have a ton of messy files, duplicates, and scared of corrupting your files? Alan Wallace lists five great utilities to get the job done safely.
September 18, 2013 |
Don't lie. You never read the EULA. You just click YES to accept the legalese terms. Quit it. Don't blindly accept terms that could compromise your privacy, sell your data to third-parties, bring you spyware and otherwise compromise you. Here's our Brian Burgess' freeware pick. It's EULAyzer. It deciphers EULAs and flags what you should worry about. An indispensable part of any techies' privacy toolbox. Happy Freeware Friday!
September 13, 2013 |
You never know when you'll be unable to boot up your Windows system. Here's how to create a USB recovery drive in Windows 8.1 ... all you need is a flash stick and these uber simple instructions. How To gallery.
September 3, 2013 |
How to use BitLocker to encrypt flash drives in Win 8, Win 7, Vista ... How To gallery.