How To Get In (& Out Of) The Apple Beta Software Program

Apple brings out lots of updates to their operating system each year, all for free. This constant cycle of updates means there is a lot of potential for things to go wrong. So Apple recruits an army of beta...
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What Is User Account Control In Windows & How Do You Change Or Disable...

User Account Control is a Windows security feature that was added to Vista. It helps prevent unauthorized changes to your system, whether they are being made by applications, other users, or viruses. The UAC dialog box displays when you perform...
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How To Make, Open, & Run An ISO File (And Why You’d Want To)

The Windows operating system is known for its myriad of file formats, but one of the least well known ones is also actually one of the most useful ones. This valuable but under-appreciated file format is known as an ISO...
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How To Enable The Windows Administrator Account

The Windows Administrator account provides full, unrestricted access to your PC. As of Windows Vista, it is disabled by default. This account has more privileges than other user accounts, and can easily cause problems if misused. We don't recommend you enable the...
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How To Track Your Lost Android Phone Without Installed Tracking App

Note: In case you’re actually missing an Apple device, head over to my guide on how to track a lost iPhone or iPad. Have you (ever) lost your Android smartphone or tablet without having a device tracking app installed? Then you should...
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How To Export Kindle Notes And iBook Notes From Your iPad

Although I am still mainly an old-fashioned print book aficionado, I am slowly becoming attracted to the idea of eBooks. I like the idea of having thousands of books in my pocket, and I especially like being able to...
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How To Always View The Most Recent Posts In Facebook

Do the most recent posts in your Facebook news feed seem hidden from you? Are you seeing posts from four days ago instead of today? Don't worry. The most recent posts are there, but Facebook doesn't like to show...
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How To Set Up a VirtualBox To Run Windows 10 On Your MacOS

It's a commonly held assumption that computer users are split into two camps - the Windows fans and the Apple fans. If you're on one, you're unlikely to be on the other too, especially since both don't lend themselves...
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How To Customize The Windows 10 Start Menu The Way You Want

You can customize the Start menu in Windows 10 in many different ways. The Start menu is a hybrid between the Start screen in Windows 8/8.1 and the Start menu in Windows 7. You may not like the Windows...
Customize Quick Access Toolbar in Windows 10's File Explorer

How To Customize The Quick Access Toolbar In Windows 10’s File Explorer

The Quick Access Toolbar in File Explorer does just what it says on the tin. It provides quick access to commands you use most often. Initially, there are two default commands on the Quick Access Toolbar, "Properties" and "New...