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No easy way to diagnose a bad memory module

Why is it so difficult to determine whether Windows errors are because of faulty system memory?

By Apr. 8, 2009


How to test your RAM in Windows

Bad RAM can cause unpredictable behavior in Windows. If you suspect that your RAM is the culprit of your woes, we'll show you how to test it.

By Dec. 14, 2011


What to do with your USB flash drive: Scan for malware

What do you do when a virus or trojan horse cripples your system? Your favorite security app may have a bootable rescue CD you can use or you can use the free AVG Rescue CD. In part six of "What to do with your USB flash drive," we'll show you how to install it onto your USB flash drive.

By Jul. 26, 2011


Why you want a Linux Live CD

I make a case that all Windows users should keep a Linux Live CD at their beck and call.

By Jul. 10, 2008


40 ways to fix your PC before you call an expert

Windows can be scary place if you're no computer expert and your PC goes wrong, but most glitches can be solved by following these tips.

By Sep. 21, 2012


Figure out why an application hangs

Find the source of mysterious program freeze-ups by searching the Web and running free diagnostic utilities.

By Mar. 27, 2008