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Checklist: Fast Fixes for Printer ProblemsQuickly Solve the Worst Printer Problems Surely you’ve already come across this problem: you’ve finished working on a long document and need to get a hard copy. You send it to the printer but nothing happens – the printer has just given up and will no longer respond. If the printer’s hardware is still ok …

Category: Checklists
Operating Systems: 7, 8, 10
Reference: CL685

Error Analysis with Free Microsoft ToolsI’ve solved countless PC problems in my time using the free Sysinternals tools from Microsoft, since they provide invaluable help. You don’t have to be an expert to use these tools either. Many of the tools produced by Sysinternals can help you analyse your Windows system and manage and troubleshoot problems, in order to quickly …

Category: Troubleshooting
Operating Systems: 7, 8, 10
Reference: E230

Questions and AnswersHere you will find the Questions and Answers from Issue 9/17. …

Category: Questions and Answers
Operating Systems: 7, 8, 10
Reference: QA917

Registry: The Great Windows Checkup‘I’m not touching the registry!’ is often the reply I get from many users when I recommend a registry tweak to solve their problems. However, some Windows settings can only be altered from the registry as Windows doesn’t provide any interface to change many important settings. Since the registry database contains all of the Windows …

Category: Optimisation
Operating Systems:
Reference: R365

Security: 5 Steps to Protect Your RouterYour router acts as the central point of access for your entire home network, and your gateway to the Internet. If your router crashes, you will not be able to connect to the Internet from any of your devices, and your home network will no longer function. You won’t be able to access your emails, …

Category: Internet & Security
Operating Systems: 7, 8, 10
Reference: S440

Tips and News Here you will find the Tips and News from Issue 9/2017. Featured in this article Unchecky JavaRa Adblock Plus …

Category: Tips & News
Operating Systems: 7, 8, 10
Reference: TN917

Top 5 ToolsHere you will find the Top 5 Tools from Issue 9/2017. Featured in this article Alternate Pic View Network Monitor II Brave PC Control Remove Duplicate Messages for Outlook …

Category: Top 10
Operating Systems: 7, 8, 10
Reference: TT917

Video: Downloading Made EasyThere are dozens of video sharing portals on the Internet where you can view videos that people have posted, YouTube, Vimeo and DailyMotion being 3 of the best known. You can find practically any video or film you want, but the problem is you have to be connected to the Internet to watch them. Unfortunately, …

Category: Multimedia
Operating Systems: 7, 8, 10
Reference: V200

Windows 10: The Best Free AppsAre you looking for an alternative to Google Maps? Do you miss the old Windows Media Player? Before you launch Google to search for new software, I recommend that you try one of the Apps that are already on your Windows 10 system. Windows 10 comes with an enormous array of Applications and tools integrated …

Category: Office & Software Programs
Operating Systems: 10
Reference: W730

 

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