Recently I noticed my laptop working more slowly, so I decided to ditch the “heavy” OS and change to a lighter distribution – Windows to Linux.
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When you are cleaning up your system, it is easy to remove everything. Here are some files/folders you should never delete from your Windows running system.
If you open a text file create in Unix system in Windows, the text won’t be displayed correctly. Here is how you can convert it from Unix format to Windows.
An infected USB drive can easily attack your PC using the autorun feature. USB Immunizer protects your PC by preventing the autorun file from running.
If your router is down, there are two ways you can setup WiFi hotspot on Windows 8 so you can still access to WiFi network. We will walk you through both methods.
Finding the various configuration options in WIndows 8 can be a hassle. Ultimate Windows Tweaker 3 allows you to tweak Windows 8 and 8.1 all in one place.
Do you use the pre-installed apps in Windows 8? If not, let’s remove pre-installed programs in Windows 8 and free up some disk space.
The context menu allows you to quickly access system settings or tasks. Easy Context Menu makes it easier for you to add additional functionality to the context menu
Those using Windows 8/8.1 may have noticed that the Hibernate feature is missing from the Power menu. If you need this feature, here is how you can restore hibernate in Windows 8.1
You probably have spent some time customizing the Windows Start screen. Why not back it up so you can restore the screen layout easily in the future?
Windows comes with several hidden features/unknown tricks in Windows that many are unaware of. Here are 3 tricks that can improve your productivity
Tired of bloated software slowing down your system? Try these lightweight alternatives to bloated software for Windows. You won’t be disappointed.
The Recycle Bin in WIndows 8.1 is there for a reason, but if you want it gone, here’s how to disable the Recycle Bin in Windows 8.1.
Over the past year, Microsoft has been attacking Google with the Scroogled, with the latest targeting Chromebook. Should Microsoft be scared of Chromebooks?
While there are many ways to increase WiFi connection speed, one of the easiest way is to switch the default WiFi channel to one that is less congested.
iPhone doesn’t not have feature to connect as a USB drive, but the solutions here can let you use your iOS device as a virtual USB/external hard drive.
It is easy to boot up older version of Windows to safe mode, but not for Windows 8 and 8.1. Here are a few ways to boot Windows 8 in safe mode, even when the OS is running properly.
While Bing is far behind Google, it has never stop to add new features. One of the latest things it has done is to integrate Bing into Office 2013. Let’s see how it performs.
Microsoft didn’t build in a “reset” button for you to reset Windows 8.1 Start Screen. Instead, you’ll need to use the Command Prompt to get this done.
For those who are not fond of the new Start screen in Windows 8 and 8.1, you can tweak the new Start button so that it takes you to the Apps screen instead.