The Ribbon UI has been around since Microsoft Office 2007, and there are numerous workarounds to restore the classic menu layout. Here are some options.
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Apple’s iOS devices just don’t play well with YouTube. However, you can turn the screen off and play videos in the background by following these easy steps.
There are various websites that let you upload files and scan them through numerous antivirus programs. Best of all, they’re free. Here’s a look at them.
Tired of Microsoft Word or looking for a lighter, more feature-rich word processing program? Here are two alternatives to Microsoft Word worth checking out.
Want to learn more about the signature line on software installer windows? Read on to learn what this one line means and why you should be aware of it.
Need to download the previous version of a specific Windows program? Here are 3 reliable sources to download the last freeware versions of Windows software.
Have you ever wondered how an older version of a program compares to the latest release? Here’s how you can download older versions of software to find out.
Zotero is the only research tool that automatically senses content in your web browser, allowing you to add it to your personal library with a single click.
Ever searched for a browser extension but couldn’t find one to fit your needs? Us too! Here are some browser extensions we’d really like to see.
In this article, we follow Chrome from its most experimental stage to mainstream release. Learn more about each channel and see which one is best for you.
Writage, a plugin for writing Markdown in Microsoft Word, is perfect if you prefer Word’s rich interface & features, but is it the best option? Let’s find out.
Should you wish to use any variants that go into making Firefox a complete web browser, you can choose freely. Here’s how those Firefox releases work.
Chromium isn’t the most straightforward program to install on Windows. If you want to use it, here is how you can install Chromium in Windows.
Are you looking for ways to change the color of the file name in Windows? This is possible, albeit limited. Here’s the step-by-step guide.
The ‘config’ page in Firefox is a back-end version of the settings window but controls things you may never have seen before. Let’s take a closer look.
When installing software in Windows, delivery can occur in a few formats: mainly .exe and .msi. What is the difference between the two? Let’s find out.
Bad Translator manages to highlight every pitfall of online translation, running text through up to 43 languages, before bringing it back to English.
Not everyone finds reading from a computer screen to be easy. Yes, Windows Magnifier exists, and here are 3 more magnifying alternatives you may prefer.
The landscape for web browsers has changed a great deal. Vivaldi is an ambitious newcomer, and we’re going to find out if it’s one worth watching.
Microsoft Word comes with options for the Flesch-Kincaid scales to check your document’s readability and complexity. Here is how you can enable it.