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New Video Guides on How to Use Windows 8 8,467 30 May 2013 - 16:22
Three Tricks to Make the Windows “Send To” Feature Even More Useful 8,597 16 Sep 2011 - 18:17
How to Quickly Find a Key, Value, or Data in the Windows Registry with Regedit 8,710 27 Nov 2010 - 21:02
How to Paste Text Only from the Chrome Browser 8,722 19 Sep 2010 - 19:00
Shortcuts for Faster and Easier Use of Windows Media Player in Windows 7 8,844 16 Mar 2012 - 13:52
How to Keep Windows XP from Deleting Windows Vista or 7 Restore Points in a Dual-boot Setup 8,847 13 Jan 2011 - 00:09
Five Windows 8.1 Tips You Need to Know 8,904 7 Aug 2014 - 13:38
Easy Way to extract a ZIP file to the folder of your choice 8,963 6 Aug 2011 - 23:17
Annoyed by Aero Snap in Windows 7? Turn It Off 9,021 12 Nov 2010 - 03:53
Five All-Time Favorite Free Utilities 9,033 20 Dec 2012 - 14:34
Find Out Where a Shortened URL Really Goes with this Handy Firefox and Chrome Extension 9,048 11 Nov 2012 - 20:56
Back Up Your EFS Encryption Key To Avoid Data Loss 9,063 10 Apr 2011 - 08:56
How to Make iPad/iPhone Swipe and Pinch Gestures Using Taps Only 9,106 11 Jul 2013 - 15:32
Great Collection of Keyboard Shortcuts for Many Different Applications and Several Computer Platforms 9,201 1 Dec 2013 - 20:20
Tips for Making Windows 8 Easier to Use - Shortcuts to Access the Control Panel 9,205 21 Feb 2013 - 20:29
Make Drag and Drop Easier When Using a Windows 7 or 8 Touchpad 9,317 5 Dec 2013 - 15:34
Is That Really True or is it a Hoax? Eight Places to Find Out 9,425 28 May 2014 - 20:07
How to View the Images in the Cache of the Three Common Web Browsers 9,428 1 Mar 2014 - 21:22
Why Are Your Photos Upside Down? 9,457 11 May 2014 - 01:37
Are Online "Free" Trials Really Free? 9,570 9 Sep 2012 - 18:34

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