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How to Scan with Microsoft Defender Antivirus on Windows 10

Windows malware is still a big problem. That’s why Microsoft ships an antivirus named Microsoft Defender with Windows 10. It scans for malware in the…

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How to Quickly Switch to Windowed Mode in Almost Any PC Game

Windows PC games often let you choose to play them either in full-screen mode or in a window on your desktop. You don’t have to…

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How to Scan a File or Folder for Malware with Microsoft Defender on Windows 10

On Windows 10, Microsoft Defender (formerly called “Windows Defender”) always scans files before you open them unless you’ve installed a third-party antivirus. You can also…

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How to Skip the Recycle Bin for Deleting Files on Windows 10

Windows 10 normally sends files you delete to the Recycle Bin. They’ll be kept until you empty it—or, in some cases, until Windows 10 automatically…

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ICYDK: Quickly Organize Your Desktop with the Windows Key

Michael Crider Multitasking is one of the wonderful things about modern operating systems. And, they’re built to take advantage of it. Take Windows 10, for…

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Windows 10 Security PSA: Enable Automatic Store Updates

Microsoft sometimes distributes important security updates through the Microsoft Store. That’s the lesson we’re learning in July 2020, when Microsoft sent an important update for…

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‘Halo 3’ arrives on PC on July 14th

Almost 13 long years after it debuted on Xbox 360, Halo 3 is finally making its way to PC. You won’t have much longer to…

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How to Turn Off Real-Time Protection in Microsoft Defender on Windows 10

By default, Windows 10’s built-in antivirus program called Microsoft Defender scans your PC for threats in real-time. Sometimes, you might want to turn it off—either temporarily…

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Amazon’s Windows 10 Prime Video app brings offline viewing to PCs

It’s been a long wait, but Windows 10 users can finally download Amazon Prime Video to their computer. The UWP app’s most notable feature is…

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The Top Windows 10 Solitaire Apps For Classic Fun

Solitaire used to be a favorite built-in game in Windows systems. In fact, it’s existed as a free game since Windows 3.0. While it has…

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The 7 Best Free Video Editing Programs for Windows

DaVinci Whether you’re looking to learn video editing or just want to cut costs, there are some impressive options when it comes to free video-editing…

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Microsoft’s New File Recovery Tool is Free for Windows Users

Imagine, if you will, someone selling an antique sewing machine. Heavy, unwieldy, and covered in decades of dust, but still entirely operable if you know…

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Apple’s Upcoming ARM-Based Macs Won’t Support Boot Camp or Windows Virtualization

Apple Apple is transitioning its Macs from Intel processors to custom in-house chips. Overall, the decision will improve Mac performance and decrease manufacturing costs. But…

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How to Integrate Your iPhone with a Windows PC or Chromebook

The iPhone was designed to work best with Macs, iCloud, and other Apple technologies. However, it can be a great companion for a Windows PC…

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How to Uninstall Cortana After May 2020 Update

For heavy Cortana users, the May 2020 update turned the voice assistant into more of a productivity app. While you can still control some things…

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How to Uninstall Cortana After May 2020 Update

For heavy Cortana users, the May 2020 update turned the voice assistant into more of a productivity app. While you can still control some things…

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Windows 10 Start Menu upgrade might not be so radical after all

You only use it for a few seconds to search for or launch a program but it has become one of the most controversial parts…

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How to Edit the Windows Registry from the Command Prompt

Windows and a lot of third-party apps store settings in the registry. If you’re wanting to edit the registry, there are a few ways you…

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How to Zip (and Unzip) Files Using PowerShell

The ZIP file format reduces the size of files by compressing them into a single file. This process saves disk space, encrypts data, and makes it easy…

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Dell XPS 15 review (2020): The ideal 15-inch laptop for creatives

For the past few years, it’s seemed like Dell just forgot about the XPS 15. While the XPS 13 and XPS 13 2-in-1 have evolved…

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Windows 10 update can chop RAM hog Chrome

The latest Windows 10 update appears to roll with a feature that allows the user to cut the amount of RAM used by the Google…

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