These days, it seems like every Windows user has heard about CCleaner. It’s widely recommended, online and offline—but this week, it acted as a piggyback for malware. The real question we should be asking is: do you really need CCleaner in the first place? CCleaner Is Disk Cleanup On Steroids CCleaner has two main uses. […]
All Windows computers come with this remote access solution pre-installed. This makes it a great solution for remotely controlling a device without having to install any new programs.Unlike the remote access tools discussed above, Remote Desktop Connection can only be used on Windows devices.
By default, Microsoft Windows Vista and 7 have ClearType enabled. However, if you want to customize the text even more, you can run the ClearType Text Tuner by following the steps below. Click Start or press the Windows key on the keyboard. In the search and run box type cttune.exe and press Enter. This action […]
AMD may refer to any of the following: Short for Advanced Micro Devices, AMD is a computer company best known for its computer processors. See our AMD corporate information listing for complete company details. AMD is short for asynchronous method dispatch. AMD is the second largest maker of personal computer microprocessors after Intel. They also make […]
The free version of Malwarebytes is an advertisement for the paid one. And that was a single way for them to enter the Antimalware market (and, later, Antivirus) when it is saturated, with a sub-par program and relatively little investment. It was quite good for removing specific threats for computer repair people and also it […]
This is a convenient remote access program that allows you to control up to 10 computers from afar. Creating temporary or permanent remote access is easy with Remote Utilities. You can even allow access by adding the program to a flash drive and plugging it in.Remote Utilities can be used with nearly any type of device, […]
TeamViewer is one of the most popular remote support tools in the world. It allows you to access and control a computer from anywhere in the world. This program is also very easy to setup and use. All you need to do is install the program on both devices — no additional steps for setup are […]
An error is a message shown to the user, whereas a bug is a problem in the code that caused the error. See our bug page for a full explanation and history of computer bugs.
Even though sessions vary with usage, everyone needs to step away from their computers at some point. Many of our users wonder if it’s a good idea to leave their computers on, or turn them off. The answer to this question depends on many factors ranging from electricity bills to concerns about wear and tear. […]
The function keys or F-keys on a computer keyboard, labeled F1 through F12, are keys that have a special function defined by the operating system, or by a currently running program. They may be combined with the Alt or Ctrl keys. On laptop computers On some smaller keyboards and laptop computers the F-keys may have […]