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Fast Way to Troubleshoot Problems in Windows 8 and 8.1 8,448 23 Jun 2014 - 13:51
Make Drag and Drop Easier When Using a Windows 7 or 8 Touchpad 8,456 5 Dec 2013 - 15:34
How to Paste Text Only from the Chrome Browser 8,461 19 Sep 2010 - 19:00
How to Keep Windows XP from Deleting Windows Vista or 7 Restore Points in a Dual-boot Setup 8,586 13 Jan 2011 - 00:09
Three Ways to Find out Which Versions of the .NET Framework are Installed on a PC 8,591 11 Jun 2014 - 16:25
How to Find Out if a Program or Executable File is 64-bit or 32-bit 8,608 19 Jan 2014 - 16:27
Is That Really True or is it a Hoax? Eight Places to Find Out 8,614 28 May 2014 - 20:07
Easy Way to extract a ZIP file to the folder of your choice 8,642 6 Aug 2011 - 23:17
Tips for Making Windows 8 Easier to Use - Shortcuts to Access the Control Panel 8,673 21 Feb 2013 - 20:29
Find Out Where a Shortened URL Really Goes with this Handy Firefox and Chrome Extension 8,729 11 Nov 2012 - 20:56
Why Are Your Photos Upside Down? 8,736 11 May 2014 - 01:37
Back Up Your EFS Encryption Key To Avoid Data Loss 8,762 10 Apr 2011 - 08:56
Annoyed by Aero Snap in Windows 7? Turn It Off 8,790 12 Nov 2010 - 03:53
Great Collection of Keyboard Shortcuts for Many Different Applications and Several Computer Platforms 8,792 1 Dec 2013 - 20:20
Five All-Time Favorite Free Utilities 8,825 20 Dec 2012 - 14:34
How to View the Images in the Cache of the Three Common Web Browsers 9,066 1 Mar 2014 - 21:22
Software for Easily Remapping the Windows Keyboard Layout 9,138 28 Dec 2010 - 18:01
What is Bitcoin and What Does it Mean for You and Me? 9,223 9 Dec 2013 - 20:00
How to Fix Problems Using the Windows 7 Troubleshooting System Tool 9,226 28 Jun 2011 - 16:44
How to Disable the Tracking Spyware “Carrier IQ” on an iPhone 9,307 1 Dec 2011 - 19:25

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