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How to Create a Program Shortcut to Run Without the UAC Prompt in Windows 7 27. September 2012 - 14:33
Use This Nifty Utility to Find Out What is Accessing Your Hard Drive 7. October 2012 - 16:30
Protect Your Online Privacy with This Terrific New Extension for Chrome 9. October 2012 - 15:04
How to Get a Report of the Health of Your Windows 7 PC 14. October 2012 - 15:59
How to Force Your Windows File and Folder Names to Have the Case You Want 17. October 2012 - 0:25
Three Tricks for Shutting Down Your Windows 7 PC without Having to Install Updates 25. October 2012 - 15:12
Seven Essential Things You Need to Know about Windows 8 and Windows RT 8. November 2012 - 0:10
How to Find Out How Fast Your USB Flash Drives Are 18. November 2012 - 18:15
Five Key Shortcuts for Making Windows 8 Easier to Use 23. November 2012 - 18:14
How to Enable or Disable Location Sensing in Windows 7 and 8 27. November 2012 - 22:29
How to Fix a Very Slow Windows 7 Downloads Folder 1. December 2012 - 19:05
Three Tricks to Make Windows 8 Much Easier and Quicker to Use 3. December 2012 - 19:32
A New Utility to Keep Your PC Clean and Protect Your Privacy 8. December 2012 - 20:53
How to Turn Your Personal Pictures into Windows Icons the Really Quick and Easy Way 12. December 2012 - 1:34
How to Copy and Paste in the Windows Command Prompt 1. January 2013 - 20:03
Really Easy Way to Find Out What Cookies Any Site Uses Without Going There 1. January 2013 - 22:08
What Ransomware is and How to Deal with It 8. January 2013 - 14:56
How to Use Disposable Email Addresses and Avoid Spam 22. January 2013 - 17:16
Big List of Free Windows Utilities and Tools 27. January 2013 - 15:11
How to get a free legal copy of a Windows 7 installation disk 2. February 2013 - 20:23
How to Get Free Online Help with Your Computer Problems 9. February 2013 - 20:00
How to Ask a Question When You Want Technical Help 10. February 2013 - 17:56
Three Handy Windows Utilities to Fix Small Annoyances 13. February 2013 - 18:52
A Quick and Easy Way to Run a Program Without Getting the UAC Prompt in Windows 7 and 8 16. February 2013 - 20:39
Tips for Making Windows 8 Easier to Use - Shortcuts to Access the Control Panel 21. February 2013 - 20:29

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