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New Free Windows System Tool Called Sysmon from Sysinternals 8,606 8 Aug 2014 - 20:58
Shortcuts for Faster and Easier Use of Windows Media Player in Windows 7 8,629 16 Mar 2012 - 13:52
How to Keep Windows XP from Deleting Windows Vista or 7 Restore Points in a Dual-boot Setup 8,715 13 Jan 2011 - 00:09
Easy Way to extract a ZIP file to the folder of your choice 8,798 6 Aug 2011 - 23:17
How to Make iPad/iPhone Swipe and Pinch Gestures Using Taps Only 8,809 11 Jul 2013 - 15:32
Make Drag and Drop Easier When Using a Windows 7 or 8 Touchpad 8,840 5 Dec 2013 - 15:34
Find Out Where a Shortened URL Really Goes with this Handy Firefox and Chrome Extension 8,879 11 Nov 2012 - 20:56
Annoyed by Aero Snap in Windows 7? Turn It Off 8,889 12 Nov 2010 - 03:53
Back Up Your EFS Encryption Key To Avoid Data Loss 8,905 10 Apr 2011 - 08:56
Five All-Time Favorite Free Utilities 8,922 20 Dec 2012 - 14:34
Tips for Making Windows 8 Easier to Use - Shortcuts to Access the Control Panel 8,936 21 Feb 2013 - 20:29
Six Useful Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows 8.1 Update 8,993 29 Apr 2014 - 13:48
Great Collection of Keyboard Shortcuts for Many Different Applications and Several Computer Platforms 8,998 1 Dec 2013 - 20:20
Is That Really True or is it a Hoax? Eight Places to Find Out 9,062 28 May 2014 - 20:07
Why Are Your Photos Upside Down? 9,123 11 May 2014 - 01:37
How to View the Images in the Cache of the Three Common Web Browsers 9,257 1 Mar 2014 - 21:22
Fast Way to Troubleshoot Problems in Windows 8 and 8.1 9,342 23 Jun 2014 - 13:51
Software for Easily Remapping the Windows Keyboard Layout 9,353 28 Dec 2010 - 18:01
Three Ways to Find out Which Versions of the .NET Framework are Installed on a PC 9,408 11 Jun 2014 - 16:25
What is Bitcoin and What Does it Mean for You and Me? 9,410 9 Dec 2013 - 20:00

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