How to Install a New Operating System in VMware Workstation Pro

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VMware Workstation Pro is paid virtualization software that lets you run another operating system inside your current one. Want to use Linux for some situations but you’ve only got a Windows 10 computer? No problem — use VMware Workstation on Windows to install Ubuntu. This program even lets you run multiple operating systems at the […]

Internet Keep Cutting Out? Here’s How to Fix It

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Do you notice your laptop internet keeps cutting out? It can be frustrating to deal with, but we’ll be looking at the three major causes and solutions in this guide. Hopefully, once you have finished reading the different suggestions below, you will have identified the cause and will have found a solution. We would suggest […]

Fix “Windows can’t communicate with the device or resource” Error

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“Windows can’t communicate with the device or resource,” says the screen in front of you. Considering that all you were trying to do was go online, seeing this error message is frustrating. But instead of giving in to frustration, you should find a way to fix the problem. Fortunately, getting the answer you need is […]

3 Ways to Wipe & Reinstall Windows 10

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We’re all thankful that it’s no longer the days where it seemed like you had to re-install Windows every six months. There are still times, though, where we must go to the last resort. Sometimes, you just have to scrap it all and start all over again. When Should I Re-install Windows? There are several […]

How to Install and Configure Raid Drives (Raid 0 and 1) on Your PC

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When my father told me that he was running his computer in Raid 0, I was confused as to why he would want such a configuration. To my knowledge, running a Raid configuration was outdated and complicated to set up. Then I did my research. There are significant advantages to running your computer in a […]

How to Protect Your Copyrighted Content on YouTube and Other Social Media

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Copyright can seem like it’s meaningless in a world where sharing is so easy, but it does matter, and you do own the full rights to your created work. Whilst fair use can protect users from showing and commenting on your work, it’s a breach of copyright for somebody to re-upload your work in full […]

How to Troubleshoot “OK Google” or “Hey Google”

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Most modern Android smartphones let you access the Google Assistant by simply saying the phrase “OK Google” or “Hey Google”. In much the same way that you can say “Hey Siri” on an Apple iPhone. It’s a very handy feature. For example, you can make phone calls or open specific apps while your hands are […]

3 Ways to Track Which Programs are Using the Most Bandwidth in Windows

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Are you having trouble connecting to Facebook or Twitter? Has your internet connection slowed down to the point that it’s become unusable? Don’t blame your internet service provider just yet. The reason for this could be a program consuming bandwidth in the background. In this post, you’ll learn how to monitor the bandwidth usage of […]

LastPass vs 1Password vs Dashlane

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Lugging around a notebook full of important passwords and information can be both time consuming and inconvenient. The days of remembering dozens of complex passwords is over when you have a good password manager. The programs listed below will not only remember your list of passwords for you — all you have to know is […]

How To Batch Rename All Of Your MP3 Metadata Files

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Nowadays, if you want to listen to music, you would either stream it through a service such as Spotify, or buy the digital file from Amazon or iTunes. But if you have a big stack of old CD’s cluttering up your house, and you’ve sat and ripped them all to MP3 files, it’s then time […]