Help Desk Geek – Page 52 – Help Desk Tips for IT Pros

8 Safe Sites to Discover New Fonts for Windows 10

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Getting fonts is easy, but the websites where you can download them are not always reliable. For all you know, font websites can come with viruses and put your computer […]

How To Install & Run Linux Apps On a Chromebook

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Installing and running Linux Apps on your Chromebook expands its capabilities with more productivity tools. This tutorial will explain how to install and run Linux apps as well as offer […]

The Best VBA Guide (For Beginners) You’ll Ever Need

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The VBA programming platform that runs throughout nearly all Microsoft Office products is one of the most powerful tools anyone can use to enhance their use of those products. This […]

How to Factory Reset Amazon Echo Devices

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Smart assistants like the Amazon Echo are incredibly useful devices, but they are also potential privacy concerns. When you give away or sell your smart assistant, you can’t just reset […]

How Secure Is the Military-Grade AES Encryption Algorithm?

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There are plenty of companies that love to claim your data is protected by military-grade encryption. To anyone who is not familiar with tech-savvy jargon, this would sound like an […]

How To Compile Software Packages On Linux

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One of the hardest adjustments for users who switch from Windows to Linux is the idea that not every bit of software you want to install is ready-made for you. […]

A Brave Browser Review: Is It the Next Great Browser?

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Brave Browser is a free and open-source browser from Brave Software Inc. released in 2016 and built on top of the Chromium web browser that Google’s own Chrome is based […]

How to Fix Registry Errors in Windows 10

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The Windows Registry is a huge database containing configuration settings for programs, hardware, and applications running on your computer. Each time you install a program, its values and keys are […]

HDG Explains: What is the BIOS?

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Did you ever see the word BIOS pop up on your screen when starting your computer? Or heard people talk about changing things in the BIOS? But then you never […]

7 Ways To Open An MDB File Without Microsoft Access

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So, you’re here because you’re trying to open a file with an “.MDB” file extension, but don’t have a copy of Microsoft Access to reveal its mysteries. Just what is […]