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In earlier versions of Windows, you could select multiple files in an Explorer window and change the sort-by option without losing your selection. Tweak the Registry to return the capability to Explorer in Windows 7 and 8.
You can make your Windows 8 PC look unique -- not just with live tiles, but with colours, background patterns and lock-screen wallpapers.
We reveal how to water down or ignore some of Windows 8's more controversial features and restore functionality you thought had vanished.
Everything you need to know about installing and getting the most out of Microsoft's Windows 8 Release Preview and its Metro interface.
It's vital to keep Windows up to date, but you may have pressing matters that keep you from rebooting for a few hours. There's a simple way to disable Windows' constant nagging to reboot after updating.
If you never use it, and it just tends to annoy you, why not disable it?
Finding out whether your Samsung laptop has a keylogger surreptitiously installed and figuring out how to remove it are not as hard as you might think.
Relatively simple ways to remove Windows 7's floating-color-balls start-screen animation, and supply your own background images for the operating system's log-on screen and desktop.
Add an Encrypt/Decrypt option to your right-click menus, access files faster, monitor your startup and shutdown speed, and let Vista analyze your performance for you.
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