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How To Password Protect a Folder (in Windows)

06/28/2015, Protecting your sensitive data from prying eyes is extremely important, which is why most of the programs that collect your data come with password protection. Unfortunately, this is not the case with Windows, there is no built-in password protection...

Samsung Will Stop Disabling Windows Update In A Few Days

06/26/2015, A couple of days ago it was discovered that Samsung laptops were disabling Windows Update. For those unfamiliar with Windows Update, it is a tool included on every copy of Windows that basically helps search for the latest updates to help keep your...

How To Backup Windows Drivers

06/24/2015, In Windows, drivers basically allow hardware and external devices to communicate with the PC. They provide commands and without them, those devices will never work properly. The type of driver that you need depends on the device you are attaching, and...

Samsung Found To Be Disabling Windows Updates On Its Laptops

06/24/2015, Windows Update is a tool created by Microsoft which will help users look for new updates that can be installed and applied to the user’s current Windows-based machine. It’s pretty standard fare and something that most of us probably don’t really...

How To Kill a Windows Program

06/23/2015, It is frustrating to find a program in Windows not responding and Windows seems to do it quite often as well. Suddenly, a fine working program just stops responding and even the close button doesn’t work. Really, who likes things not doing their...

How To Sign A PDF (Windows and Android)

06/18/2015, PDF is the most used format for business documents, mainly because it offers so many business oriented features. It is not that easy to edit a PDF file, making it perfect for business use, as most of the business documents are not meant to be edited. Not...

SteelSeries Stratus XL Controller For Windows & Android Announced

06/16/2015, If you’re looking for a wireless gaming controller for your Windows PC or Android device, you might be interested to learn that SteelSeries has officially announced the Windows and Android version of the Stratus XL wireless gaming controller. This is...

How To Disable Startup Programs in Windows (Faster Boot)

06/09/2015, There are many programs which are configured to automatically startup when the PC boots. Although, this makes it easy to access these programs directly, but they also eat up resources and slow boot up process. Some of these programs are hidden and some...

Edge Browser Receives Home Button

06/08/2015, A couple of days ago, there was a particular new build of Windows 10 that managed to find its way online, and this particular new build did feature a bunch of updates that will accompany the new browser from Microsoft, which is known as Edge. Although the...

WeChat’s Windows Desktop App Now Available in English

06/08/2015, Earlier this year WeChat launched a desktop app for their users who preferred chatting on their computers. Unfortunately at that time, WeChat was only available in Chinese, but the good news is that if you’re a WeChat user looking forward to the English...

Real Madrid Gets Windows 8.1 Tablet

06/04/2015, Real Madrid happens to be one of the richest football clubs in the world – not to mention the most popular, too, and a big chunk of this is due to their rich and storied history as well as European pedigree, having picked up La Decima last season,...

Skype Bug Causes App To Crash When This Message Is Received

06/02/2015, Last week there was this big hoo-ha over a bug found on the Messages app in iOS in which after receiving a message with a particular string of characters, the Messages app would then crash and the phone would reboot instantly. It does not appear to be a...

How To Stop Outlook’s Security Warnings

05/18/2015, Outlook (2007 to current) has started to give me security warnings about an application that wanted to access my email and contacts (it’s called programmatic access). The message reads: A program is trying to access e-mail address information stored in...

Xbox App Available In Preview On Windows 10 For Phones

05/14/2015, It looks like today is a good day for those who are rocking to the Xbox console, and would like to see more interconnectivity with other devices. For starters, we have received word that the Xbox app happens to have been made available with the most...