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How to check your laptop battery health

You can generate a Windows battery report to see how healthy your laptop battery is.
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How to convert FLAC to MP3 on Mac, Windows, and web

Person using Windows 11 laptop on their lap by the window.

The most common Windows 11 problems and how to fix them

Person using their laptop on the floor.

How to convert a PDF to JPG on Mac, Windows, and web

Windows 10 Home vs. Pro

How to factory reset Windows 10 or Windows 11

Windows 11 on a tablet.

How to find your Windows 11 product key

A padlock surrounded by keys.

How to remove a login password on Windows 11

Windows 11 on a tablet.

Windows 11 tips and tricks: 8 hidden settings you need to try

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My most anticipated laptop of the year just got leaked

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How to set up Windows 11 without a Microsoft account

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How to type an em dash in Windows

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How to delete Google Chrome on Windows and Mac

The screen of the Surface Pro 9 on a table.

How to automate tasks in Windows to make everything faster

If you want to speed up your workflow in Windows, you can automate tasks using Task Scheduler or Microsoft's Power Automate app.
The new windows 11 start menu.

Microsoft finds a sneaky way to slip more ads into Windows

Microsoft is testing a stealth way to include ads to the Windows 11 Start menu.
The capacitive touch buttons on the Dell XPS 13 Plus.

How to disable laptop keyboard in Windows

Is your Windows keyboard getting in your way? You can temporarily disable it whenever you want. Here's how switching off your keyboard works and how to do it.
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How to download and install Windows 11 on your PC

Even if you own a computer without Windows 11, as long as your hardware is compatible, you can download and install the latest Windows OS. Here’s how.
A Windows 10 laptop sitting atop a desk.

How to remove the Recycle Bin from your desktop

Windows users will naturally be familiar with the Recycle Bin icon. But if you find yourself not having much use for it, then here's a guide on removing it.
The Lenovo IdeaCenter Gaming 5i Gen 7 gaming PC with a monitor, keyboard, and headset.

How to reset graphics drivers in Windows 11

Are you having issues with your Windows 11 graphics? A simple reset of your drivers could put a pin in this pesky glitch. Here’s how to do it.
A Dell XPS 15 laptop on an office desk next to a monitor.

How to check your PC’s specifications on Windows 11

Need to know what version of Windows your computer is running, or what components your machine has? Here’s how to locate and decipher your PC’s specifications.
Windows 11 and Windows 10 operating system logos are displayed on laptop screens.

Microsoft announces a new threat to push people to Windows 11

Microsoft has revealed the pricing information for its Extended Security Updates (ESU) program as Windows gets closer to end of life.
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Playing PC games on a Snapdragon X Elite laptop made me a believer

I played two PC games on a reference laptop with the Snapdragon X Elite chip, and I came away with my mind blown.
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How to adjust screen resolution in Windows 11 and older

Adjusting your PC's screen resolution isn't as difficult as it sounds. Here's how to adjust screen resolution in Windows 11, 10, or 7 in just a few quick steps.
A man sits, using a laptop running the Windows 11 operating system.

How to uninstall Windows 11 and rollback to Windows 10

If you've installed Windows 11 and find it unsatisfactory, reverting to Windows 10 or your previous operating system is a simple process.
Windows 11 set up on a computer.

How to change file associations in Windows 11

If you’re tired of Windows opening files in the wrong apps, changing file associations may fix the problem. Here’s how to do it.
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How to record your screen in Windows 11

If you're wondering how to record your screen in windows 11, then we have you covered. Here's how you can get started with your recording.
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How to download Windows 10 for free

As Microsoft removes support for Windows 7, Windows 10 will ensure that you're not open to security issues. Here's how to get Windows 10 for free.
The Surface Pro 9 with the Type Cover keyboard lifted up.

How to change keyboard language in Windows

Need to change your keyboard language in Windows 10 or 11? We’ve put together this guide to teach you how.
An Intel Meteor Lake system-on-a-chip.

How Intel and Microsoft are teaming up to take on Apple

New information about Intel Lunar Lake reveals that Intel has been working closely with Microsoft to be able to compete against Apple's M3.
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Microsoft Edge is slowly becoming the go-to browser for PC gamers

Microsoft Edge is getting a new feature where you can control how much RAM it uses for better gaming performance
The screen of the Surface Pro 9.

Windows 11 vs. Windows 10: finally time to upgrade?

With Microsoft slowing down support for Windows 10, is it finally time to upgrade to Windows 11? We break down all the differences.
A laptop and a camera on a table with a Qualcomm logo on the screen.

Here’s proof that Snapdragon X Elite laptops can play hit games without issue

Qualcomm has showcased Baldur’s Gate 3 running at perfectly playable frame rates on a reference Snapdragon X Elite laptop
Windows 11 set up on a computer.

How to back up Windows 11 and keep all your data safe

Your Windows OS is home to precious files you don't want to lose, so let’s go over how to create a backup, just in case Windows decides to call in sick.
An SSD installed in a PC motherboard.

SSD not showing up in Windows? Here are some easy fixes

Is your new SSD failing to register on your Windows PC? Here’s a few troubleshooting and repair methods you can try.
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The best Windows 11 themes we’ve tried so far this year

Are you ready to customize your Windows 11 operating system with some excellent themes? These are our favorite themes for the latest Windows OS.

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