Change Clock To and From Military Time in Windows

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Most people probably don’t care, but the default time display in Windows is 12 hour format, not military time. However, for all of the people who routinely tell time using […]

Insert a PDF into PowerPoint

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Are you working on a PowerPoint presentation and need to insert a PDF document into a slide? Well it seems easy enough right? Just click on the Insert menu, choose Object […]

Desktop Icons Missing or Disappeared

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Have you ever been working in Windows and ended up with a program freezing and causing the all your desktop icons to disappear? In most cases everything disappears, including the Start button […]

How to Check the RPM of Your Hard Drive?

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Have you recently received a new computer or have an older one lying around and wanted to find out the RPM of the hard drive? Even though a lot of newer […]

How to Open Internet Explorer in Full Screen or Kiosk Mode

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Did you know that Internet Explorer has multiple modes that you can enable like Kiosk Mode and Full Screen Mode? The names of these modes are a bit confusing because […]

How to Fix USB Device Not Recognized in Windows

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Are you getting a “USB device not recognized” error whenever you plug in a USB mouse, keyboard, camera, or other device? I can’t live without USB ports and currently have 5 […]

What is a Checksum and How to Calculate a Checksum

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Are you wondering what a checksum is? You may have noticed that when you download files from certain websites, they have a very long string of numbers and letters called […]

How to Move Your Mouse Cursor without a Mouse

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Recently I wrote an article on how to right-click using your keyboard and many people found it useful. However, I kept getting more questions asking me how they could control the […]

How to Map a Network Drive in Windows

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Mapping a drive in Windows is one of those essential skills everyone should know how to perform. Whether you are at home or at the office, there are many useful reasons to map […]

How to Manage Browser Cookies for Better Privacy

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Want to clear your browser of all cookies stored locally on your computer? Cookies, sometime called web cookies or tracking cookies, are small pieces of text sent by a server […]