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What Is an On-board Video Chipset

The term video chipset, also known as graphics chipset, is defined as the build of the circuit board that powers a graphics card. A graphics card or video card is the computer device that is responsible for interpreting video or graphic signals from
Author: Collins Okoth



How Do I Set Up a New User on My Computer Windows 10

Setting up a new user on Windows 10 comes with many benefits. The new users enjoy the convenience of downloading their applications and saving them on personal folders. Since no other user has access to the features of the user, the safety of their i
Author: Njuguna Eunice



What Is BIOS?

BIOS (Basic Input/Output System) is a piece of code located in the motherboard and contained in a ROM chip. When you switch on your computer, the first thing that runs is the BIOS.
Author: Ian Musyoka



What Is a Computer Hard Drive Used For?

The hard drive will help you store information until you decide to rewrite it or until the hard disk is broken. Although SSDs are faster and sturdier, they are more expensive with little rewrite cycles while the HDDs are cheaper but are bigger...
Author: Cate Greff



How to Remove Malicious Software

Disconnect your computer from the internet. If you suspect that malware has infected your device, you need to boot your PC into Microsoft Safe Mode. However, before you enter safe mode, you need to access the Windows Recovery Environment (winRE). Th
Author: Delilah Daut



How to Get Rid of Computer Pop-Ups

No computer has immunity against pop-ups regardless of the preventive measure taken to prevent them. However, by improving your network security and limiting the kind of exposure they have on your device, you can control a significant number of them.
Author: Cate Greff



What to Look for when Upgrading your Laptop

It is always difficult to tell when it is time to upgrade your laptop or just buy a new one. However, in most cases upgrading your laptop becomes a cheaper option compared to purchasing a new one. Upgrading a laptop entails a lot of factors that ...
Author: Collins Okoth



Does Adding RAM Increase Computer Speed?

Your digital footprint increases and your programs run faster the more RAM your system has. The speed and capacity of your RAM affect the startup speed of your computer.
Author: Ian Musyoka



How To Clear Your Cache

Most browsers will let you control what information is stored, how long it’s kept for and who can see it. Adjust this to meet your own needs via the Privacy menu in the Tools or Internet Options section of your browser. If you’re using a public...
Author: Trey Williams



How To Replace a Motherboard

If working in a static prone environment, consider using an anti-static wrist strap or mat to keep you grounded throughout the process. Also, avoid stepping on regular rugs when working on the PC since constant movement produces static...
Author: Njuguna Eunice