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How to Backup Computer Windows 10?
Backing up your computer windows 10 isn’t optional but a necessity.  The process starts by clicking on the “start” button on your Windows 10 system, navigating to the “setting” page, then to the “update & security” section, clicking on “backup,” and...

Author: Tithi Raha

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How to Factory Reset Windows 10 Without Logging In?
Sometimes a factory reset on your Windows 10 system is necessary. Perhaps, you want to wipe off the data before selling it. Or, maybe your system is too sluggish and continuously showing an error message. A factory reset is a solution to all these is...

Author: Tithi Raha

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How do I change the default destination for my downloads?
The default destination for downloads on computers running Microsoft  Windows Operating System (Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10) is the C:/drive. The C:/drive is also the windows system drive where the operating system is located. For a computer ...

Author: Chibuzor

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How to Play iPhone MOV Files on Windows 10?
MOV is a default multimedia format of Apple for iPhones, Macs, and iPads used for storing audio and video content such as music and movies. The format was primarily developed for native playback on iPhones, iPads, and Mac computers. It includes singl...

Author: Tithi Raha

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How to repair windows 10 automatic repair loop?
 An automatic repair loop in Windows 10 appears when you try to boot your computer but can’t and having an endless circle to try repair itself. If Windows 10 can’t repair itself, it will reboot and continues with the same circle. This can be not ver...

Author: Berts Njoroge

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How to Get Rid of Computer Pop-Ups
If you have had the chance to encounter pop-ups when working with your computer, you understand how frustrating and irritating it can get. They will slow down your device and even create a gateway for other malware to infect your computer. No compute...

Author: Cate Greff

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Why Is My Printer Not Connecting To My Computer
As a rule, we tend to upgrade our printers much less often than upgrade the software on our computers. This is because Microsoft and Apple are always releasing security updates and new features to make their Operating Systems more efficient, faster, ...

Author: Trey Williams

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How To Reinstall Windows 10
If your computer's performance has taken a nosedive recently, reinstalling Windows 10 - also known as a PC reset - might be the perfect solution. This is a somewhat extreme way of spring cleaning your hard drive, but it's certainly effective. If you'...

Author: Trey Williams

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How to Take a Screenshot on a Widows Computer
Taking screenshots has been a common necessity in recent years; it offers device users a unique way of sharing specific information on their screens. Screenshots have particularly been popular among mobile phone users; however, computer users may occ...

Author: collinsokothwriter

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How Do I Know If I Have a Virus on My Laptop or Desktop Computer
Making sure you have up-to-date anti-virus software installed is the easiest way of protecting your computer against viruses. This software is usually the first to notice that something is wrong. But with malware and hackers getting ever more sophist...

Author: Trey Williams

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How Does Cloud Sharing Work
Whether you are a business dealing with loads of information or an individual saving personal files, data is an integral part of day-to-day activities. Handling data is a standard process, and as you collect, save, and share information, it is essent...

Author: Njuguna Eunice

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How Do You Take A Screenshot in Windows 10
A screenshot is a snapshot image of whatever is visible on your screen at a given moment. It’s great for sharing real-time information with technical support or saving information on the web that might be subject to change in the future. Taking scre...

Author: Trey Williams

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How to Enter the BIOS or the CMOS setup
There is a long list of computing terms that have repeatedly confused novice computer users. Practically, the BIOS's confusion and the CMOS is one of the tops in this list. Unfortunately, I often hear people referring to the BIOS and CMOS interchange...

Author: collinsokothwriter

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Which Windows Computer is Best?
When you are in the market for a new computer, you will likely be debating whether to purchase a Mac or a Windows computer. However, this is not the end of the deliberating process; if you opt for a Windows computer, you will need to choose from a br...

Author: collinsokothwriter

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How to edit a PDF without Adobe?
Adobe launched the PDF file format in the 90s. At the moment, it’s the most popular format to exchange and send documents in the world. For example, major documents such as CAD drawings, presentations, legal documents, government forms, and invoices ...

Author: Berts Njoroge

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What Is USB 3.0
USB is short for Universal Serial Bus. A USB is a plug-and-play interface that enables a computer to interact or communicate with other devices (Peripheral devices).  There exists a wide range of USB-connected devices such as mice, keyboards, flash d...

Author: collinsokothwriter

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Password Protecting Folders and Files
If you share a computer login, it might be in your best interest to use a password to keep private files safe from prying eyes. Of course, this won't protect you from malware or online security breaches, but it is an easy way to safeguard your privat...

Author: Trey Williams

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Does Adding RAM Increase Computer Speed?
When purchasing a computer, one of the specifications to look out for is the amount of RAM it possesses. The system memory of your computer consists of two types of memory: virtual memory and physical memory (also called Random Access Memory). Unli...

Author: Ian

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What Is a VPN?
A VPN is short for Virtual Private Network. It is a collection of several networking schemes that allow computers to utilize public internet lines by creating a virtual network. VPNs have no specific standard models; however, it typically uses the pu...

Author: collinsokothwriter

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What Is an On-board Video Chipset
A chipset refers to a complex set of components in an integrated circuit. A chipset's main purpose is to manage data flow sequentially between the processor, memory, and all other computer components. Normally, all chipsets are mounted on the motherb...

Author: collinsokothwriter

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How to Remove Malicious Software
Malware is software designed to damage, gain access to, or disrupt the normal functioning of the computer. Malware is valuable to cybercriminals because they use it to extract sensitive information, prevent access to the device, and steal money. The ...

Author: Delilah Daut

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How Do I Get Into Windows Safe Mode?
Since the earliest Windows releases, it was possible to access your computer's Safe Mode by hitting the F8 key during bootup. However, this command would effectively interrupt the normal boot-up procedure and tell the BIOS (Basic Input/Output System)...

Author: Trey Williams

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How to Format PC Without CD?
  The most basic way of formatting a computer is by use of the original CD. There are. However, other systems installed ways of formatting a computer without the need for a CD. When you format your computer, you erase all the files installed and s...

Author: Gloria Mutuku

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How To Clear Your Cache
If you've ever struggled to access specific websites or failed to load an image on a webpage, no matter how many times you hit refresh, you've probably been advised to “clear your cache.” In fact, the only phrase more common in the world of IT and te...

Author: Trey Williams

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What Happens When a Site I Use Gets Hacked?
In the Internet’s virtual world, security is very confusing as compared to the real world. Security is messy; difficult to develop and sustain. As much as the Internet is built around a system of protocols, these rules can often be ignored.    When...

Author: Ian

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Pros and Cons of Overclocking RAM
Have you ever heard of the term overclocking? Well, if not, I am sure you can take a good guess at what it means. Overclocking can be defined as the act of resetting your computer's Memory or central processing unit (CPU) to operate at a much higher ...

Author: collinsokothwriter

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Are Windows Computers better than Mac
In everyday life, we often come across the term PC, which stands for a personal computer. This is the most direct definition of a PC; however, the term is also commonly used to refer to all other computers except Mac. Similarly, in this article, we w...

Author: collinsokothwriter

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What Is the Difference Between POP3 and IMAP?
POP3 and IMAP are the two most popular email protocols. These two email protocols execute the same task; allow users to receive and send emails. Unknown to many people, POP3 and IMAP are not new technologies. As a matter of fact, POP came into existe...

Author: Cate Greff

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How Do I Set Up a New User on My Computer Windows 10
When installing Windows 10, the first account you create is an Administrator’s account. An administrator’s account has several privileges, and a common one is the ability to add new users to your computer.  There are several reasons an administrator...

Author: Njuguna Eunice

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What Is WAN/LAN?
Every day, computer networks grow in size and popularity. As the internet keeps stretching to other parts of the globe, the exchange of information among computers is constantly increasing. Understanding the connections that allow computer networks t...

Author: Ian

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How do I automatically print an email attachment?
In the modern world, getting a reliable automated solution makes work easier and speeds up your workflow. Have you been wondering how to print your email attachments automatically? In this article, we will guide you through several ways you can achi...

Author: Faith Cheruiyot

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What to Look for when Upgrading your Laptop
After a few years in operation, most machines slow down, get overwhelmed, and sometimes even shut down. This is not any different when it comes to your laptop. Laptops tend to start operating at a much slower rate as time goes by. Sometimes the situa...

Author: collinsokothwriter

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System Restore Not Working
A newly installed update or program might cause your computer to malfunction. You have probably wondered if there is a way you can undo everything and restore previous settings. Fortunately, there is one called System Restore. It is a tool designed f...

Author: Ian

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My Computer is Running Slow, What Steps Can I Take to Fix It?
Using a slow computer can make the simplest of jobs feel very irritating and cumbersome. Your files take forever to launch, your browser keeps hanging, words you type do not show up on time, and you keep getting the ‘Not Responding’ error message whe...

Author: Ian

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I Can't Open Email Attachments
Email attachments are the files you receive alongside your email messages. The files come in different formats. The most common and widely used are the .pdf, .doc, .zip, or .html.  There are various other forms, and each requires specific computer p...

Author: Njuguna Eunice