How to Set Up a Windows XP Virtual Machine for Free

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Whether it’s for nostalgia or to run old software, there are benefits to running a Windows XP machine—for the right reasons. Obviously, it’s not recommended to run Windows XP as […]

How to Avoid and Resolve DNS Outages

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DNS outages can cause headaches for anyone affected by them. Sites experiencing issues can result in bad user experience and possible loss of money for the business.  DNS means Domain […]

8 Best Free OCR Software Apps to Convert Images to Text

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OCR or Optical Character Recognition is a sophisticated software technique that allows a computer to extract text from images. In the early days OCR software was pretty rough and unreliable. […]

HDG Explains : What Is SFTP & FTP?

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In order for a computer network to exchange data and resources, it takes a collection of various devices such as routers, switches, and computers. That network would then need to […]

How to Remove These 9 Unwanted Windows 10 Apps and Programs

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Do you use all the programs in your Microsoft Windows installation? It is not uncommon for your system to have installed apps or programs that you don’t realize are there. […]

HDG Explains : What Is a Computer Server?

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“The server is down!” “I can’t log into the server.” “The servers are at capacity.” These are the sorts of phrases we hear on a daily basis when using the […]

The 10 Best External Hard-Drives For Windows & Mac

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When it comes to the best external hard drives, there are three things that come to mind – speed, reliability, and portability.  It can be hard to tick all of […]

What Is the Best Format For External Hard-Drives? Pros & Cons Of Each

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External hard drives, flash drives and other similar forms of removable storage have made life pretty easy when it comes to moving data around. However, we live in a world […]

HDG Explains: What Is Ethernet & Is It Better Than Wifi?

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Ethernet is the common standard for wired connections to computer networks. Devices using an Ethernet connection make use of a specific type of twisted electrical cable to connect with, send […]

How To Podcast On WordPress

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Podcasts are rising in popularity because they are engaging, draw attention to your business, can be experienced on smartphones and other mobile devices as well as help sell your products […]