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How to Roll Back a Misbehaving Device Driver to a Previous Version in Windows XP, Vista, and 7 8,980 6 Mar 2011 - 18:55
Mouse shortcut for Using Flip 3D to Switch Between Open Windows 9,036 10 Jan 2012 - 14:47
Three Tricks to Make the Windows “Send To” Feature Even More Useful 9,150 16 Sep 2011 - 18:17
Five All-Time Favorite Free Utilities 9,341 20 Dec 2012 - 14:34
How to Keep Windows XP from Deleting Windows Vista or 7 Restore Points in a Dual-boot Setup 9,343 13 Jan 2011 - 00:09
Easy Way to extract a ZIP file to the folder of your choice 9,417 6 Aug 2011 - 23:17
How to Quickly Find a Key, Value, or Data in the Windows Registry with Regedit 9,497 27 Nov 2010 - 21:02
Four Ways to Make Windows XP Systems More Secure 9,596 24 Jul 2014 - 17:54
Back Up Your EFS Encryption Key To Avoid Data Loss 9,669 10 Apr 2011 - 08:56
Use this Free Utility to Help Make Your Windows Files Easier to Organize and Find 9,708 2 Sep 2014 - 13:21
Great Collection of Keyboard Shortcuts for Many Different Applications and Several Computer Platforms 9,799 1 Dec 2013 - 20:20
How to Get Rid of the Ads on the Firefox New Tab Page 9,803 14 Nov 2014 - 22:27
Find Out Where a Shortened URL Really Goes with this Handy Firefox and Chrome Extension 9,823 11 Nov 2012 - 20:56
Shortcuts for Faster and Easier Use of Windows Media Player in Windows 7 9,852 16 Mar 2012 - 13:52
How to Make iPad/iPhone Swipe and Pinch Gestures Using Taps Only 9,888 11 Jul 2013 - 15:32
Find Out All about Your PC with this Free Utility 9,927 29 Nov 2014 - 17:21
How to View the Images in the Cache of the Three Common Web Browsers 9,949 1 Mar 2014 - 21:22
Are Online "Free" Trials Really Free? 10,039 9 Sep 2012 - 18:34
Very Useful Free Video Guides and Tutorials for Beginners Who Want to Create a Web Site 10,181 23 Sep 2012 - 19:26
What is Bitcoin and What Does it Mean for You and Me? 10,237 9 Dec 2013 - 20:00

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