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Use The Registry To Prevent Programs From Loading At Startup

Use The Registry To Prevent Programs From Loading At Startup

| March 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

+-*Programs that automatically launch when you boot your computer can be a convenience, but more often than not they are a nuisance. There are numerous ways to prevent a program from launching each time you boot your computer. You can use the Microsoft Configuration Utility (msconfig) and uncheck these programs, you can remove their shortcuts […]

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Free BitDefender Tool To Remove Adware

Free BitDefender Tool To Remove Adware

| March 14, 2015

+-*You can use a free tool from Bitdefender to help detect and remove adware running on your system. What is adware? Adware is a type of malware on your system that might pop up ads while you’re online, or change your home page to something different. Adware is dangerous because it can dramatically affect the […]

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Keep Your PC Clean With The Metro Duster

Keep Your PC Clean With The Metro Duster

| March 14, 2015

+-*Dust build-up in a PC can gradually kill a computer.  Your PC is like a vacuum cleaner in that it pulls dust and debris inside from the floor or your desk. The debris get caught in the fans or just settles on the motherboard. This could eventually cause fan failure and overheating that can slow […]

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Autoruns Now With VirusTotal Integration

Autoruns Now With VirusTotal Integration

| March 7, 2015

+-*Microsoft began using VirusTotal in its popular utility Process Explorer last year. VirusTotal is now also integrated with Autoruns in version 13.0. Autoruns is a power-user’s favorite tool for displaying items that are configured to run during the start-up of the Windows. With Autoruns, you can monitor and control start-up items much easier than using Windows Task Manager. With the […]

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Top Smartphones For Mobile Gamers In 2015

Top Smartphones For Mobile Gamers In 2015

| February 25, 2015

+-*The gaming industry has experienced a serious boom in terms of growth in audience demographic and usage on mobile applications. In the last two years, the average time spent playing games on a smartphone/tablet increased from 80 minutes to two hours a day, with the most participation happening amongst a wide age range of six […]

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Great Set Of Precision Screwdrivers For The Price

Great Set Of Precision Screwdrivers For The Price

| February 14, 2015

+-*This is a great set of precision screwdrivers for a ridiculously low price. Having the right tool for the job is essential, and when it comes to repairing computers and mobile devices, a set of precision tools is a must. This inexpensive kit is a nice set to have around and comes in a solid […]

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Tips To Revitalize Your Old Computer

Tips To Revitalize Your Old Computer

| February 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

+-*Remember the love affair you once had with your computer? Those late nights sitting in front of the screen, your face aglow in its radiant LED light? You’d sit there for hours surfing AOL or playing games like Mahjong or Solitaire until your eyes were so dry you couldn’t blink. Ah, those were the days. […]

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Fix The User Profile Service Failed The Logon Error

Fix The User Profile Service Failed The Logon Error

| February 12, 2015

+-*A Windows user profile is a collection of settings on your PC that contain system preferences and files from your Desktop, Favorites, My Documents and other locations. Your profile is what makes your login unique from other accounts on the computer. If you try to log on to Windows and received an error message telling you that your user profile might be […]

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Mobile Wallets: What Does the Future Bring

Mobile Wallets: What Does the Future Bring

| February 10, 2015

+-*From Google Wallet, to Apple Passbook, to the Windows 8 Wallet, there is a lot of talk about the rise of the mobile wallet. No longer will you need to be dealing with cash and cards. Instead, just swipe your phone over a small NFC (near field communications) scanner at the register and you’re good […]

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Use GlassWire Network Monitor To Visualize Your Traffic

Use GlassWire Network Monitor To Visualize Your Traffic

| January 19, 2015

+-*If you were ever curious about which applications or devices in your home were using the most network bandwidth, check out GlassWire’s network monitoring program. This free tool helps you visualize your current and past network activity by application and geographic location, and it displays all of this information to you on a colorful graph. You can even […]

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