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Forgotten Your Windows Password?You’ve probably taken the sensible precaution of protecting your PC with a password, which you’re prompted to enter each time you start your PC and/or sign into your Windows account. This password ensures no-one can get at your personal files without your knowledge and permission. But what can you do if you haven’t used this …

Category: Troubleshooting
Operating Systems: 7, 8, 10
Reference: F660

Identity Theft: How to Keep Yourself SafeIdentity theft has been going on for many years, but the Internet has changed it beyond all recognition. A potential thief no longer has to rifle through your dustbin for useful documents, all the while fearing a hand on his shoulder; he can find all he needs to steal your identity from the comfort and …

Category: Internet & Security
Operating Systems: 7, 8, 10
Reference: I080

Microsoft Edge: Research Online Using CollectionsWhen you want to research a particular topic, where do you turn? The Internet, of course! But when you start finding useful information, you have to store it in a mishmash of places: web pages in your Favourites list, snippets of text in Notepad or Word documents, pictures saved as image files. How can you …

Category: Internet & Security
Operating Systems: 10
Reference: M326

Questions & AnswersHere you’ll find the Questions & Answers from Update 9 2020. …

Category: Questions and Answers
Operating Systems: 7, 8, 10
Reference: QA920

Screenshots: Capture Pictures of Your ScreenYou’ve seen screenshots on websites and in magazines, not to mention in our own articles, and there’s no particular mystery about why they’re used. They provide a clear way of illustrating how something is done on a computer, or showing what happens in a certain situation, or capturing something for reference. In this article, I’ll …

Category: Basics
Operating Systems: 7, 8, 10
Reference: S103

Skype: Free Video Chatting OnlineIt’s not always possible to see your family and friends as often as you’d like. Perhaps they live too far away, or perhaps – as in recent months – circumstances conspire to keep you apart. You can talk on the phone, but that costs money and it’s really not the same as actually seeing a …

Category: Internet & Security, Office & Software Programs
Operating Systems: 7, 8, 10
Reference: S338

Tips & NewsHere you’ll find Tips & News from Update 9 2020. …

Category: Tips & News
Operating Systems: 7, 8, 10
Reference: TN920