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When Windows 10 arrives, will your files and apps survive?

Microsoft is offering a free upgrade for Windows 7 and 8.1 users. Can't beat that deal. But you should check to make sure your files, applications and settings remain intact after the transition.

By June 5, 2015

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Change your mind about Windows 10? Here's how you can roll back

CNET editor Dong Ngo shows you a quick way to roll back to your previous version of Windows if you just completed an in-place upgrade to Windows 10. You have 30 days from the time of the upgrade to do this.

By July 29, 2015

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Windows 10 Settings menu: The Update & security tab

Where's Windows Update? It's in the Settings menu...and only in the Settings menu.

By June 11, 2015

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What Mac OS X annoyances should Apple fix?

On the eve of WWDC 2015, it's hard to find much too complain about with Apple's desktop operating system, but there are a few things we'd like to see fixed or improved upon.

By June 7, 2015

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Spring cleaning: Back up your phone

It's important to keep your backups up-to-date.

By April 8, 2015

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 teardown: New design hampers repairs

Thanks to a redesigned motherboard, the addition of front panel adhesive and other design changes, the Galaxy Note 4 isn't a repair-friendly phablet.

By March 25, 2015

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Create a backup Windows 8 installer (before it's too late)

Few users remember to take this important step, which can really save the day if your computer gets hosed.

By March 23, 2015

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With one OS to run them all, Microsoft is shrinking Windows 10

Tackling the problem of ever-larger updates, the company has designed a more efficient way to compress integral Windows files.

By March 16, 2015

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Verizon to let you opt out of 'supercookies'

After complaints from privacy advocates, Verizon will allow users to turn off so-called supercookies that can track online behavior.

By January 30, 2015

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Uninstall iTunes completely and then reinstall a new copy

Starting over with a fresh copy of Apple's media-player software requires uninstalling several programs besides iTunes itself.

By October 18, 2013