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Tip Of The Day: CCleaner

Tip Of The Day: Three Useful Windows File Explorer Keyboard Shortcuts

Desktop Icon Settings

Tip of the Day: Control Desktop Icons

Running CHKDSK

Tip of the Day: CHKDSK is Fine for SSDs

Data erasure -- clean the drive option

Tip of the Day: Formatting Your PC Using “Reset This PC”

Tip Of The Day: Use a Different Password for Every Site

Tip Of The Day: Two Ways to Get Help in Command Prompt

Tip of the Day: Ask Yourself “How Long Will I Use It?”

FireFox Master Password

Tip of the Day: Set a Browser Master Password

Tip of the Day: Let Yourself be Seen and Heard

Tip of the Day: Let Yourself be Seen and Heard

With social distancing comes isolation. Don’t let your fear of a camera stop you from connecting with your friends and family, or allowing them to connect with you.

Tip Of The Day: Windows File Explorer

Tip Of The Day: Open Browser History Pages in a New Tab

Authy desktop

Tip of the Day: Use Authy for Two-Factor

Searching for Settings

Tip of the Day: Search for Settings

Tip of the Day: Online Is No Substitute for Local Backups

Restart Required

Tip of the Day: Take Control of Windows Update’s Reboot

Tip Of The Day: Don’t Insert that USB Stick You Found

Tip Of The Day: More Command History in Command Prompt

Downloading subtitles in YouTube Studio

Tip of the Day: Transform Recorded Speech to Text for Free

Tip of the Day: The Power Button Doesn’t Turn Off Power (Mostly)

Tip Of The Day: Dust is Your Enemy

Tip Of The Day: Run CHKDSK Without Using Command Prompt

On-page search in Chrome

Tip Of The Day: Search Within a Webpage

Disabling Chrome in the Background

Tip of the Day: Disable Chrome in Background After Close

My mobile data usage

Tip of the Day: Watch Your Data

Tip of the Day: You Can Image Other Drives

Tip Of The Day: File Explorer Views

Android Hotspot Configuration

Tip of the Day: Your Personal Hotspot

Pointer Trails Setting

Tip of the Day: Pointer Trails

The Context Menu key

Tip of the Day: The Context Menu Key

Tip Of The Day: Password Protect Your Screen Saver

Tip Of The Day: the Systeminfo Command

Available Wireless Networks

Tip of the Day: Use a Guest Network If You Can

Windows 10 with a custom lock image

Tip of the Day: Change Your Lock and Sign-in Screen Background

Google App Icons

Tip of the Day: Rearrange Google App Icons

Tip of the Day: Play with Properties

Tip Of The Day: Pin a Folder to Quick Access

Standard Account Type

Tip of the Day: Consider a Limited User Account

Tip of the Day: Chat Clients Can Spread Malware

Tip of the Day: Do You Need Backup Internet?

Tip of the Day: Mute the Speaker Quickly

Tip Of The Day: Maximize and Minimize from the Keyboard

Tip of the Day: Update Your Router’s Firmware

OneDrive Recycle Bin Reminder Email

Tip of the Day: OneDrive Has a Recycle Bin

Tip of the Day: Just Give It a Try

Tip of the Day: Only Open Safe Email Attachments

Tip of the Day: The TREE Command

Downloads settings in Google Chrome

Tip of the Day: Let the Browser Ask Where to Put Downloads

Registry Editor

Tip of the Day: Quit Tweaking Things

Google Contacts export link

Tip of the Day: Back Up Your Contacts