How To Encrypt Zip Files

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You’ll want to encrypt a Zip file if you don’t want just anyone to be able to open it. A normal, unencrypted Zip file can be viewed in seconds on most operating systems with a simple double-click, revealing all the files inside. A password protected, encrypted Zip file prevents this, locking down the archive so […]

Everything You Should Know About Power Banks

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Is there anything worse than battery anxiety? We’re all becoming dependent on wonderful mobile technologies such as smartphones to make our lives easier and more pleasant. While these devices have become incredibly power-efficient, we’re still pretty far away from only having to recharge once every few days. Modern smartphones barely manage 24 hours of charge […]

How to Remove Malware Completely With Free Tools

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If you’ve picked up some malware, and you want to know how to remove it, this guide is for you. I will be explaining how you can remove malware completely with free tools and be 100% sure your computer is safe. The tools I will be suggesting for use in this article are highly recommended. […]

How To Reset Your Windows Machine When It Starts To Get Sluggish

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In earlier incarnations of Windows, if you wanted to reinstall the system, you needed to be deeply knowledgeable in how the operating system worked. I personally had to get my brother-in-law (who is an IT admin) to do it for me as it was way beyond my skill-set. But with Windows 10, things suddenly got […]

The 3 Best SEO Plugins For WordPress

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Anyone that’s so much as breathed a whiff about Internet marketing has heard the term SEO, an acronym for search engine optimization. This is the process of building clout on search engines, primarily Google, to help a website rank higher in search results. It involves optimizing a page through the proper use of keywords, backlinks, […]

How To Hide Your WiFi & Stop Strangers Logging In

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You pay full price for your Internet access. So why let leeches piggyback for free? Wireless connectivity has its strengths but it’s far from perfect. A tech-savvy person can tap into your WiFi and leave without you knowing. Even worse, the culprit can pass along information about your WiFi’s vulnerability to others. The good news […]

How To Create a WordPress Child Theme

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Why should you never customize WordPress in the existing parent theme? What happens to your customizations when the theme you are using is updated? The answer is they are lost, and your hard work to create your site according to your brand and messaging guidelines and preferences will also be lost. A child theme enables […]

How To Get Faster Internet Without Paying for It

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Faster Internet for free? Sounds wild, but what’s the catch? Can you really get faster Internet without paying extra? Absolutely but maybe not how you think. Technically, you can’t get faster Internet than what you’re paying for because that’s simply not how that works. If you pay for 30 Mbps download speeds, that’s the absolute […]

How To Create a Password Reset Disk The Easy Way

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How often do you forget your Windows login password? If it happens way too often, maybe you should create a password reset disk. In this post, you’ll learn how to create a password reset disk so you’ll never be locked out of your system again. What You’ll Need A password reset disk is stored on […]

How To Fix ‘Filename Is Too Long’ Issue In Windows

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If you’ve ever seen this issue, it was probably a simple fix for you. If you’ve seen this error more than twice, then you also know that it can be a complex issue to fix sometimes. Let’s hope you only run into the easy fix variety, but we’ll prepare you for the less easy, guaranteed […]