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Excellent Free Media Player VLC Gets Substantial Cross-Platform Update 8,930 28 Feb 2015 - 01:12
Get a New Look on the Windows Desktop with More Interesting and Colorful Cursors 8,947 7 Oct 2014 - 15:19
Free Microsoft Windows Security Tool EMET Now in Version 5.1 8,962 10 Nov 2014 - 21:35
How to Fix Fuzzy Fonts in Windows Internet Explorer 9 9,011 30 Jun 2011 - 21:16
New Video Guides on How to Use Windows 8 9,084 30 May 2013 - 16:22
How to Roll Back a Misbehaving Device Driver to a Previous Version in Windows XP, Vista, and 7 9,178 6 Mar 2011 - 18:55
How to Join the Microsoft Insider Program and Get a Trial Copy of Windows 10 Preview 9,222 1 Oct 2014 - 18:49
An Easy and Convenient Way to Find Out What Software and Hardware is on a PC 9,280 7 Jul 2014 - 13:05
Mouse shortcut for Using Flip 3D to Switch Between Open Windows 9,345 10 Jan 2012 - 14:47
Free Microsoft Windows Security Tool EMET is Upgraded to Version 5.0 9,380 31 Jul 2014 - 17:47
Three Tricks to Make the Windows “Send To” Feature Even More Useful 9,404 16 Sep 2011 - 18:17
Five All-Time Favorite Free Utilities 9,440 20 Dec 2012 - 14:34
How to Keep Windows XP from Deleting Windows Vista or 7 Restore Points in a Dual-boot Setup 9,565 13 Jan 2011 - 00:09
Easy Way to extract a ZIP file to the folder of your choice 9,737 6 Aug 2011 - 23:17
How to Quickly Find a Key, Value, or Data in the Windows Registry with Regedit 9,808 27 Nov 2010 - 21:02
Back Up Your EFS Encryption Key To Avoid Data Loss 9,930 10 Apr 2011 - 08:56
How to Fix Problems Synching Gmail with Other Email Clients 9,988 15 Jul 2014 - 19:32
Four Ways to Make Windows XP Systems More Secure 10,009 24 Jul 2014 - 17:54
Great Collection of Keyboard Shortcuts for Many Different Applications and Several Computer Platforms 10,077 1 Dec 2013 - 20:20
Find Out Where a Shortened URL Really Goes with this Handy Firefox and Chrome Extension 10,093 11 Nov 2012 - 20:56

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