Help Desk Geek – Page 82 – Help Desk Tips for IT Pros

5 Best Software Programs to Manage Dual Monitors

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Having a dual-monitor setup has been the secret weapon of desktop productivity for years. Of course, these days a much more elegant solution is to buy a large ultrawide screen. […]

HDG Explains : Do I Have a Virus? Here Are The Warning Signs

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Anyone who has ever had a virus in their computer system knows how stressful it can be. It doesn’t matter whether you have an advanced or strong security software program, […]

6 Best Sites to Download Movie Subtitles for Free

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Subtitles aren’t just for the hearing impaired—they help you to understand new languages, as well as decipher difficult-to-follow dialogue. If you’re watching a movie on DVD or Blu-ray, you might […]

HDG Explains : What is Metadata & How Is It Used?

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If you own a website or work in fields that involve writing or managing online content, then you likely heard of metadata. It’s something you can’t get away from (nor […]

How to Use a Windows Package Manager to Install Windows Programs

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Installing apps manually in Windows can be time-consuming and has several steps, including searching for the most recent version of the app or program, downloading the installer file, signing agreements, […]

How To Backup a MySQL Database

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MySQL is a Relational Database Management System (RDBMS). It handles database instructions and can manage many databases at the same time. For example, if you want to create a new […]

Best CPU, Video Card and RAM Tuning Utilities

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Computer components such as CPUs, GPUs and RAM all have a standard performance rating on paper. However, manufacturers are actually pretty conservative when it comes to deciding how fast their […]

HDG Explains: What Is Markdown And What Are The Basics I Should Know?

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If you regularly use online social networks or discussion forums, chances are that you’ve seen or used Markdown without even knowing what Markdown is. For many already on the web, […]

How to Improve the Network Security for Your Home or Office

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Using the Internet for business has become a necessity. However, it also increases the risk of security threats and scams. Your Internet router is the link between the devices you […]

HDG Explains : What Is Airplane Mode On Your Smartphone Or Tablet?

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If you’ve traveled by plane before, you’ve probably heard the warning about setting your portable electronic devices to airplane mode or game mode. This is because most major airlines forbid […]