How-to Guides / Tutorials

Title Hitssort icon
Optimizing µTorrent (or BitTorrent) For Speed 1,037,600
Optimizing Vuze (formerly Azureus) for Speed 997,250
How to Make Vista Run Faster 778,459
Best Free Torrent Search Engines 762,851
32-bit and 64-bit explained 725,072
How to Back up Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird 514,074
How to Disable Internet Explorer 503,706
Optimizing the Transmission Bittorrent Client for Speed 478,677
The Best Android Tips and Tricks 428,488
How to Move the My Documents Folder 418,843
How to Harden Your Browser Against Malware and Privacy Concerns 398,202
The Best iPad Tips and Tricks [iOS 4 to 6] 395,241
How to Work With Audio CD .CDA Files 390,545
How to Hide a Windows Folder 368,567
How to Install Comodo Firewall 337,554
Never Re-install Windows Again Part 2: Partitioning your hard drive 309,863
Vuze Meta Search: Adding Search Sites 291,962
How to Remove Google Text Ads 276,765
How to Make Firefox Load Faster 272,985
Tips and Tricks for Linux Mint After Installation [Mint 13 to 16 - MATE Edition] 267,332
How to Know If Your Computer Is Infected 261,690
How to Install Firefox 255,210
Gizmo's Guide to Securing Your PC 250,023
How to Clean An Infected Computer 247,460
Tips and Tricks for Ubuntu after Installation [Ubuntu 12.04 to 13.10] 242,292
How to Find Out Which Windows Process is Using a File 241,767
Best Free Typing Tutor 232,206
How to Find the Best DNS Server 208,063
Learn How to Use the Windows Registry Editor (Regedit) in One Easy Lesson 207,339
How to Schedule Programs to Run Automatically 189,430
How to Move Windows 7 Personal Folders Like My Documents to Another Drive 188,713
How to rip DVD movies using freeware HandBrake 182,911
Optimizing Bittorrent Clients for Speed 182,832
Additional Vuze Settings 178,592
Never Re-install Windows Again Part 1 178,218
Never Re-install Windows Again Part 3: Imaging your hard drive 174,921
How to Protect Your Online Privacy 174,846
Optimizing BitComet for Speed 173,222
How to Surf More Securely 172,746
How to Set Up Your Own Web Server 169,239
30 Sites For Legal (and Free) Torrents 167,587
How to Change DNS Server 157,709
How to Create an Audio CD from MP3 Files Using Free Software 155,773
Optimizing qBittorrent For Speed 149,006
How to Fix a Computer that Keeps Waking Up 137,803
Optimizing Tixati For Speed 135,099
Additional µTorrent Settings 130,787
How to Fix a Malware Infected Computer 125,091
How to Tell if a File is Malicious 121,827
HIPS Explained 121,449
How to Create a Bootable Rescue CD 112,180
How to Repair a Windows 7 System with an Installation Disc 107,644
µTorrent Help: Selecting Files To Download In µTorrent 105,014
Installing Media Player Classic - A step by step guide 104,963
How to Tell If A Website Is Dangerous 104,446
How to Create a Program Launcher 102,771
How to build and host a website for free - 1 102,125
Migrating to Mozilla Firefox 101,074
µTorrent Help: Using µTorrent's Torrent Search 97,881
How to Convert PDF Files to Word Doc Files for Free 94,066
Encryption is Not Enough 93,884
Optimizing Deluge For Speed 92,674
Safe Computing in Under an Hour 92,167
How to Stay Safe While Online 91,308
How to Access Advanced Settings and Information for Your Chrome or Firefox Browser 88,461
How to Report Malware or False Positives to Multiple Antivirus Vendors 86,012
The Three Most Under-utilized Keyboard Shortcuts 84,536
How to Improve Your Security When Using a Public Terminal 83,931
How & Why to switch from Yahoo! Mail to GMail 82,370
Nifty Way to Safely Move Folders or Programs to Another Drive or Partition in Windows 7 81,171
How to Remove Unwanted Formatting from Text 80,193
How to Tame Comodo Defense+ 3 Without Disabling It 79,256
Free Downloadable PDF Tech Guides and Tutorials 74,307
Two New Ways to Boot into Safe Mode in Windows 8 73,283
Optimizing µTorrent for Mac For Speed 70,873
How to Rip to, Play and Split One-Album FLAC Files? 70,126
What ISO Files Are - How to Open and Use Them 69,902
Best Free Technical Support Sites 64,136
Tips and Tricks to Make Full Use of Favorite Links 64,064
Understanding The Windows 7 UAC 63,807
How to update Firefox or Thunderbird addons to work with a new release 62,008
What Everybody Should Know About the Windows Registry 60,161
How to Find Stuff on Your Windows 7 PC 59,721
How to Reduce Spam 57,251
How to Customize the Windows 7 Notification Area (System Tray) 53,509
What DNS Servers Do 50,020
How to Disable the Microsoft Java Virtual Machine (MSJVM) 49,330
How to Report Spam 49,253
How to Stop the Pesky Interference from Laptop Touchpads When Typing 48,822
Tweaking and performance guide for XP, Vista, and Windows 7 47,978
How to build and host a website for free - 2 47,172
How to Adjust the Visual Settings in Windows 7 for Best Performance 46,511
Tips and Tricks for Ubuntu after Installation [Ubuntu 14.04] 45,107
An Introduction and a Quick Guide to Sandboxie 44,879
How To Avoid Spam 44,864
Best Free Security Diet Plan 44,639
How to Remove the NAG Screen from Diskeeper Lite 41,370
How to split, trim and join wmv video files with AsfBinWin? 40,070
How To Use Torrents 37,997
How To Extract Audio Out of Video Files Losslessly and Fast 37,376
How to Report Dangerous Websites 37,028
How to Find Out the Actual Quality of an Audio File? 36,602
How to Unlock Extra Functions on Canon Compact Digital Cameras 34,699
How To Locate The Best Free Radio Stations Streaming Classical Music 34,618
Installing µTorrent (or BitTorrent) Without Toolbar and Ads 34,559
Optimizing BitTorrent For Speed 34,399
How to Backup the Windows Registry 33,958
Vuze Help: Installing The Mainline DHT Plugin 33,909
How to Create Recovery Discs or USB Keys in Windows 8 33,009
Continuous Ink System (CIS) 32,617
How to Schedule Programs to Run Automatically in Windows 7 32,357
What Else Have You Just Downloaded? 32,337
How to Get the Best Use from the 7-Zip File Archiver Program 30,753
How to add an Additional Layer of Security to Your PC 30,470
How to Stop Vista Objecting to Programs at Startup 30,243
How to Convert CSV to TSV files by Batch 29,937
qBittorrent Help: Using the qBittorrent Torrent Search Engine 29,722
How to Find Out the Real Manufacturer of a Recordable DVD 28,165
How to Use Mouse Shortcuts 26,685
How to Find Help at Microsoft for Your Computer Problems 23,357
A Novel, Easy-To-Remember Technique for Creating Strong Passwords 23,354
Optimizing Halite For Speed 23,125
What is a bit? 23,016
How to Create a BartPE disk Containing Acronis Universal Restore 22,238
Best Use For An Old Machine 21,700
How to Easily Insert Special Symbols and Characters in Windows - Part I 21,556
How to Get a Report of the Health of Your Windows 7 PC 21,447
How to Add a Classic All Programs Fly-Out Menu to the Windows 7 Start Menu 20,414
How to Make Your Computer Screen Easier to See 20,179
qBittorrent Help: The Main Window 20,104
µTorrent Help: How To Hide & Lock µTorrent 19,814
Optimizing Transmission For Windows For Speed 19,375
How to Write Compelling Articles on Technical Topics 19,236
How to create certain number of full+incremental backup archives with Acronis 18,411
How to Launch any Program Quickly Using Vista's Run Command. 17,922
What is a byte? 17,315
µTorrent Help: Moving Downloads Into Category Folders 17,159
ReInstalling Windows 15,975
How To Use the Snipping Tool in Vista 15,772
How to Extend the Lifetime and Make Better Use of Solid State Drives (SSDs) in Windows 7 PCs 15,632
How to Suggest a New Software Category 14,719
What is 64-bit? 14,364
How to Disable JavaScript in Popular Free PDF Readers 14,087
What is 32-bit? 13,997
Use OpenWithAdd and Other Methods to Run a File with the Program you Want 13,484
Easy Way to Securely Erase a Drive 13,479
Nifty Way to Automatically Run a Windows Script or Program Whenever You Turn Off the PC 12,914
qBittorrent Additional Help and Information 12,493
How to Interpret a Top Download List on Your Favorite Download Sites 12,459
Understanding the Windows 8 user interfaces 12,316
Learning to Make Your Own Website For Free 12,125
Bits and Bytes Explained 12,015
Installing µTorrent (or BitTorrent) As A Portable 11,977
What is 8-bit? 11,302
How to Ask a Question When You Want Technical Help 11,254
How to Easily Insert Special Symbols and Characters in Windows - Part II 11,102
Installing Vuze Without Toolbar 10,929
µTorrent Help: Dealing With ISP Interference 10,865
What is 256-bit? 10,699
Seven Tips To Improve Your Security On Facebook 10,488
How to Personalize the Windows XP Start Menu 9,867
µTorrent & BitTorrent Help 9,770
What is 128-bit? 8,457
Deeper into the Windows Registry 8,222
What is 16-bit? 6,351
Vuze Help 4,287
Vuze Help: Dealing with ISP Interference 4,151
qBittorrent Help 2,896
Tips and Tricks for Linux Mint after Installation [Mint 17 - Cinnamon Edition] 2,247

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