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Excellent Free Media Player VLC Gets Substantial Cross-Platform Update 12,721 28. February 2015 - 1:12
How to Quickly Find a Key, Value, or Data in the Windows Registry with Regedit 12,788 27. November 2010 - 21:02
Tips for Making Windows 8 Easier to Use - Shortcuts to Access the Control Panel 12,796 21. February 2013 - 20:29
Understanding and Dealing with the Windows 10 Privacy Issue 12,894 20. August 2015 - 0:31
How to Join the Microsoft Insider Program and Get a Trial Copy of Windows 10 Preview 13,068 1. October 2014 - 18:49
Is That Really True or is it a Hoax? Eight Places to Find Out 13,195 28. May 2014 - 20:07
Three Timesaving Tricks for Faster Use of Windows 13,198 23. September 2014 - 16:56
Use this Free Utility to Help Make Your Windows Files Easier to Organize and Find 13,501 2. September 2014 - 13:21
How to Get Rid of the Ads on the Firefox New Tab Page 13,643 14. November 2014 - 22:27
Five Windows 8.1 Tips You Need to Know 13,744 7. August 2014 - 13:38
Prevent Spam and Theft of Your Email Address with this Browser Extension 13,849 22. May 2014 - 14:51
New Free Windows System Tool Called Sysmon from Sysinternals 13,860 8. August 2014 - 20:58
How to Fix Problems Synching Gmail with Other Email Clients 13,916 15. July 2014 - 19:32
Offline Google Chrome Apps for Windows Desktop Use 13,942 5. September 2013 - 20:43
New Microsoft Online Tool to Help Keep Track of Security Bulletins for Your Software 14,014 13. June 2014 - 21:27
Five Small Free Utilities to Help with Windows Tasks 14,395 6. May 2014 - 19:22
Eighteen Articles to Help Make You a Google Expert 14,460 22. November 2014 - 16:37
Five Useful but Lesser Known Free Windows Utilities from Microsoft Sysinternals 14,465 24. February 2015 - 14:18
What is “Freeware”? 14,609 1. January 2014 - 14:47
Six Useful Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows 8.1 Update 14,679 29. April 2014 - 13:48
How to Check If Your Computer Has Been Infected with a Wide-Spread DNS Hack 14,837 21. April 2012 - 19:35
The Easy Way to Change Your DNS Server 15,221 29. October 2013 - 20:42
How to Customize the Windows 8 Power User Menu to Suit Yourself 15,281 4. April 2013 - 21:08
Help Keep Your Hard Drives Healthy with Windows Check Disk (Chkdsk) 15,613 15. October 2010 - 20:42
Nine Shortcuts to Speed up Internet Browsing that You May Not Know 15,633 21. October 2014 - 14:13

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