How To Identify a DDoS Attack On Your Server & Stop It

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A distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack can happen to anyone, at any time. If you have a website that’s running on a dedicated web server, it’s important to understand what a DDoS attack is, how to identify it, and what to do to stop and prevent it. What Is a DDoS Attack? A distributed […]

How To Improve Your WordPress Website With Genesis Framework Designs

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Is your website impressive? Do the colors and its functionality dazzle your visitors? If not, read on to learn how to attract, engage, and convert more of your site visitors. The Genesis Framework allows the building of WordPress websites without a lot of need for advanced programming and without the need to create a child […]

How To Capture Full Page Screenshots In Chrome & Firefox

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Thanks to the built-in screen capture utilities, you can take screenshots on both Windows and Mac machines without the need to install a third-party app. These built-in utilities also offer custom options so you can capture your screenshots the way you want. There are a few areas though where these utilities fall short. One of […]

How To Transition From The Classic WordPress Editor To Gutenberg

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If you use WordPress 5.0 and higher, unless you have been living under a rock, you will have undoubtedly heard of the Gutenberg update which was merged into WordPress in December 2018. So if you are using the latest version of WP, you are either already using Gutenberg or have continued using the classic editor […]

How To Fix Your Computer Without Calling In Geeksquad

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Most of the folks who write for this site know their way around a computer intimately. From the early days of IBM compatibles running DOS all the way to modern gaming PCs and laptops, collectively we’ve done and seen nearly all of it. Which makes it easy to forget that the average PC user is […]

Is Your Keyboard & Mouse Not Working? Here’s How To Fix Them

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It’s bound to happen eventually. You’re in the middle of important work when your mouse and keyboard suddenly stop working on Windows. What do you do? Panic? Scream? Have a drink? Don’t call in a technician yet. There are a few basic steps you can take to fix the problem on your own. In this […]

4 Useful Tablet & Smartphone Benchmarking Tools

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Tablets and smartphones are quickly becoming the main daily computing device. In fact, for people who aren’t PC gamers or who don’t need to use an office suite, there are few reasons to own a laptop or PC these days. In a pinch you can even use something like the Samsung DEX and turn your […]

How To Remove EXIF Data From Your Photos

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If you make photos with any of the modern devices available out there, it is likely the device also adds extra information to those photos when they are captured and saved. This extra information, called EXIF data, usually includes the camera model, the date when the photo was taken, your geolocation data, and so on. […]

How To Use Windows Without a User Password

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If you trust the people around you, then there’s no need to protect your Windows computer with a password. Entering a Windows password on your login screen can be time-consuming. You might also not be able to log into Windows because you forgot your password. So today, let’s learn how to create a new (and […]

Everything You Need To Know About SSD Wear & Tear

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In what seems like a very sudden move, SSD technology has gone mainstream. These fast, solid-state drives are a common feature on even mid-range computers. Even the next generation of Playstation will feature an SSD instead of a more traditional hard drive. In general this is a good thing. SSDs represent a major leap in […]