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How to Paste Text Only from the Chrome Browser 8,588 19 Sep 2010 - 19:00
Shortcuts for Faster and Easier Use of Windows Media Player in Windows 7 8,652 16 Mar 2012 - 13:52
How to Keep Windows XP from Deleting Windows Vista or 7 Restore Points in a Dual-boot Setup 8,723 13 Jan 2011 - 00:09
New Free Windows System Tool Called Sysmon from Sysinternals 8,804 8 Aug 2014 - 20:58
Easy Way to extract a ZIP file to the folder of your choice 8,816 6 Aug 2011 - 23:17
How to Make iPad/iPhone Swipe and Pinch Gestures Using Taps Only 8,849 11 Jul 2013 - 15:32
Make Drag and Drop Easier When Using a Windows 7 or 8 Touchpad 8,890 5 Dec 2013 - 15:34
Annoyed by Aero Snap in Windows 7? Turn It Off 8,901 12 Nov 2010 - 03:53
Find Out Where a Shortened URL Really Goes with this Handy Firefox and Chrome Extension 8,901 11 Nov 2012 - 20:56
Back Up Your EFS Encryption Key To Avoid Data Loss 8,921 10 Apr 2011 - 08:56
Five All-Time Favorite Free Utilities 8,933 20 Dec 2012 - 14:34
Tips for Making Windows 8 Easier to Use - Shortcuts to Access the Control Panel 8,970 21 Feb 2013 - 20:29
Great Collection of Keyboard Shortcuts for Many Different Applications and Several Computer Platforms 9,022 1 Dec 2013 - 20:20
Six Useful Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows 8.1 Update 9,087 29 Apr 2014 - 13:48
Is That Really True or is it a Hoax? Eight Places to Find Out 9,091 28 May 2014 - 20:07
Why Are Your Photos Upside Down? 9,167 11 May 2014 - 01:37
How to View the Images in the Cache of the Three Common Web Browsers 9,268 1 Mar 2014 - 21:22
Software for Easily Remapping the Windows Keyboard Layout 9,375 28 Dec 2010 - 18:01
How to Fix Problems Using the Windows 7 Troubleshooting System Tool 9,432 28 Jun 2011 - 16:44
What is Bitcoin and What Does it Mean for You and Me? 9,432 9 Dec 2013 - 20:00

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