How to Create Your Own Personalized Domain Email Address

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Back in the day, AOL had a cool service that let you create a custom domain email address for free and you could use any domain name you wanted, even […]

How to Extract Audio from Video for Free

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One handy utility that everyone needs nowadays is a software program that can extract audio, sound, or background music from home movies, YouTube videos, or any other video file. In […]

How to Create a Hidden Network Share in Windows

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If you have multiple computers on a network and want to share folders between them, you can add an extra bit of security by creating a hidden Windows share. This […]

Rip an Audio CD to MP3 using Windows Media Player

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One common question I get from friends and co-workers is how to take a regular audio CD and convert the tracks into MP3 files. The days of carrying around a […]

How to Disable SSID Broadcast on Your Wireless Router

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Usually when you buy a wireless router and plug it in, there is absolutely no security protection whatsoever. Most of them work right out of the box with only the […]

How to Block/Remove Ads on Chrome, IE and Firefox

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Looking for a way to easily remove those big annoying ads that you see on some of your favorite sites? Those types of ads are called obtrusive ads and they […]

How to Split a Large File into Multiple Smaller Pieces

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Have your ever wished that you could split a really large video, zip, backup or MP3 file into smaller files so that you can copy it to multiple DVDs or USB […]

Fix Blank Screen After Changing Computer Display Settings

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Having screen problems? Recently changed your display resolution in Windows and now left with a blank or black screen which you can’t change back? It’s annoying when this happens! It’s […]

How to Recover the Volume or Sound Icon to Your Windows Taskbar

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Don’t you hate it when need to adjust the volume on your computer only to find that the icon is missing from your taskbar? Here’s a quick tip that I […]

How to Create a Secured and Locked Folder in Windows XP

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UPDATE: Since some people were having issues with this method of hiding a folder in XP (folder being renamed incorrectly, visible via the command prompt, etc), I am adding to […]