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How to disable reboot reminders in Windows

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.

By January 26, 2012


How to personalise Windows 8

You can make your Windows 8 PC look unique -- not just with live tiles, but with colours, background patterns and lock-screen wallpapers.

By January 29, 2013


A fix for the multifile-selection glitch in Windows 7 and 8

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.

By April 15, 2013


Disabling the Caps Lock key on Windows 7

If you never use it, and it just tends to annoy you, why not disable it?

By July 13, 2011


How to detect and remove StarLogger

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.

By March 30, 2011


Quick fix for disappearing system tray icons

When your network, volume, clock, or other icons are missing from the system tray, returning them takes just a few seconds.

By June 4, 2008


How to make Windows 8 look like Windows 7

We reveal how to water down or ignore some of Windows 8's more controversial features and restore functionality you thought had vanished.

By October 27, 2012


Mac OS X/Windows Vista file sharing, printer sharing issues: fixes

Mac OS X/Windows Vista file sharing, printer sharing issues: fixes

By February 26, 2007


How do I make Vista shut down quicker?

How do I make Windows Vista shut down quicker?

By August 15, 2007


Shut down Windows in an instant

A few Registry tweaks will force Windows to power down faster.

By March 24, 2008