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These Microsoft Word keyboard shortcuts will have you flying through common tasks quickly and easily.
By Jenney Cheever
Wondering what is a netbook? Laptops and notebooks are handy devices, but compact netbooks bring portability to a whole new level.
By Dachary Carey
Ready to transfer files to a new computer? You've got some choices, all with different costs in time and money.
By Jaceson Maughan
To transfer files from one computer to another, you can move a small number of files via e-mail, or you can move larger files using external drives, CDs or FTP programs.
By Jennifer Maughan
What is a PC? A personal computer is a desktop computing system that you can use at home or in the office to perform basic computing operations.
By Dachary Carey
Inkjet printers are the best choice if you want to print photos and graphics, and some models can even print labels directly onto CDs and DVDs. You'll want to compare resolutions to get the best quality prints and look at the lifetime cost of inkjet cartridge replacement to find the best value.
In the market for an inkjet printer? Find out what types are best for different jobs.
By Jaceson Maughan
Curious how to format a hard drive? Formatting a second hard drive is a relatively simple operation, but formatting your primary hard drive requires a little extra know-how.
By Dachary Carey
Software, storage and speed are all considerations if you want to copy your hard drive.
By Dachary Carey
What is the purpose of a modem? This little piece of technology is vital in today's connected world, but how much do you know about this device that sends messages from one computer to another?
By Dachary Carey
What's the difference between SD and SDHC memory cards? What are the different file formats and sizes?
By Gail Seymour
How does a keyboard function? Typewriters used levers to press letters into paper, but a keyboard on a computer can do so much more than creating letters and carriage returns.
By Shawn Donovan
The term "pixels per inch" helps describe how many pixels are packed into an inch on a computer display. The higher the pixels per inch, the better its native resolution.
By Caroline Roberts
Want to know how to reformat a hard drive? This skill is important if you want to tame a malfunctioning computer or give your computer to someone else.
By Gabriel Miller
The quest for the best DVD burner can be elusive. With all the DVD burners on the market today, turning to professional review sites might not be the best choice for you.
By Dachary Carey
Almost everyone using computers these days has used or knows of someone who is using flash storage.
By Jamie Douglas
Ever ask yourself "how much RAM do I need?" Whether you're a hardcore computer gamer or you use your computer only for sending e-mails, you'll have very different requirements.
By Dachary Carey
If you want to copy a DVD to hard drive, you'll need more than a disc and a DVD drive. You'll want good DVD ripping software and plenty of hard drive space. You'll also need to be careful to ensure that you're not violating a copyright.
By Dachary Carey
All it takes to know how increase virtual memory is a brief visit to your computer's control panel.
By Jaceson Maughan
Portable print technology isn't a new concept, but portable laser printers are still relatively new and far between on the marketplace. How is a portable laser printer different from its larger stationary cousin, and do you need one?
By Dachary Carey
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