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Immediately Speed Up Windows 10

Make an instant impact on your Windows 10 PC’s performance with this must do tweak If there’s one thing that I know, and know pretty well, it’s that Windows machines nearly always operate below their potential. Windows has a tendency to be a [...]

September 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

How to Fix Windows 10 Memory Leaks

Windows 10 can sometimes use more RAM than it actually needs. Here’s how to resolve that issue… Introduction Ove the years, I’ve noticed that the more you do with your computer, the more RAM you need. Now, that statement likely isn’t [...]

August 29, 2017 // 0 Comments

Top Privacy Settings for Windows 10

In light of all the new malware out there, you should check and update your Windows 10 privacy settings… Introduction If there’s one thing that really gets my dander up, its malware. Saying that it drives me a bit nuts is an understatement. [...]

August 21, 2017 // 0 Comments

Why Don’t they just Upgrade, Already..?!?

Is it me, or does this seem like it would be a no brainer?? I’ve been in IT for a LONG time. I cut my teeth on Windows 95, Windows 98 and Windows 98SE. Microsoft’s Windows XP days were some of my biggest hay days because I wrote literally [...]

May 24, 2017 // 0 Comments

Windows Essentials are Dead

Formerly called Windows Live Essentials, this great group of MS created and maintained apps died on 2017-01-10. Introduction Back in the day, Microsoft put out some decent add-on software. This add-on software took on a life of its own and was given [...]

April 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

Resetting your Windows PC – Part 2

It’s not as difficult or as time consuming as you may think…   Introduction The other day, we spent a great deal of time going over the prerequisites for determining why and when you should reset your Windows PC. You can see that article [...]

February 7, 2017 // 1 Comment

Resetting your Windows PC – Part 1

In many respects, it’s a lot like resetting your phone… Introduction A couple of years ago, I wrote an article for Soft32 called iDevice Restore Gotchas. It’s a good read. In that article, I covered a few basic points about resetting your [...]

February 1, 2017 // 1 Comment