Check For Outdated Or Missing Windows Drivers With Driver Booster

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Driver Booster is a free program you can install in Windows to check for outdated or missing drivers. If you’ve plugged something new into your computer only to have Windows not recognize it, or you’re getting network access errors or some other problem with another piece of hardware, a driver updater tool like Driver Booster […]

How to Block Websites on Google Chrome

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Living in an age with high-speed internet is incredible. With all the information that can be easily yours, you can learn how to do almost anything. And with all the possibilities it can bring, it seems like the world is your oyster! But as awesome as it is, having internet can hold you back. Visiting […]

How to Password Protect a PDF to Keep It Safe

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If you have confidential PDF files, you don’t want just anyone to access them. Otherwise, they can change what’s inside. The next thing you know, you can’t recognize the original version. To protect your PDFs, lock them up with a password. It’s doable. It’s also easy and free! Don’t worry if you haven’t done it […]

How to Automatically Forward Email in Outlook 2019

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When going on vacation, a wise trick is to not have access to your work email. This way, you won’t be stressed out thinking about too many work-related stuff. The problem? Not having email access might cause you to miss something important. What if your opinion is needed in order to proceed with a big […]

How To Find Out Where Those Short URLs Point To

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With the popularity of social media and affiliate links, turning a long URL into a short one is essential. Even when Twitter increased the character count to 280, space was at a premium and brevity mattered. So being able to shorten your links is necessary. But there is a darker side to short URLs too […]

How to Block Someone on Gmail The Easy Way

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Don’t want to receive those annoying product reviews from a person or company you once liked? There’s an easy solution for that: block them. And you can get around to it by sending them to your spam folder. Sadly, though, that doesn’t always cut it. An email you don’t want to see can still come […]

How To Activate Google Inactive Account Manager

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As the cheerful old saying goes, there are only two things certain in life – death and taxes. And it pays to be extremely prepared for both, especially if you are very active online. After all, if the Grim Reaper touched you on the shoulder tomorrow, think about all your accounts sitting there online still […]

How to Migrate a Firefox Profile the Right Way

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So you’ve scored a new Windows machine. Congratulations! But now comes the annoying bit: Firefox profile migration. You’re now tasked with migrating your web browser profile to your new computer. Where do you even begin, right? Well, there’s no need to worry. It’s not as complicated as you might think. In this post, you’ll learn […]

Quickly Remove Background Noise in Your Recordings with Audacity

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The secret to making great audio recordings isn’t all that secret after all. All you have to do is record in a good acoustic environment, use a decent microphone, adjust recording levels properly and set up the mic at the right distance and angle. Sure, you have to do some research on what the right […]

6 Solutions to Your Laptop Fan Problem

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It’s not unusual for laptop fans to break down over time. And if ignored, the damage to your computer can be catastrophic. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to improve or fix the problem outright. In this post, we’ll show you some of the ways you can get your laptop fan working like normal. […]