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What’s New in Windows 8.1?

You've heard the buzz about Windows 8.1, but you're probably wondering what's really changed. Actually, there are quite a few changes between Windows 8 and Windows 8.1; following are eight of the most significant changes. [more…]

Windows 8

How to Install the Windows 8.1 Preview

Are you ready to try out the latest and greatest version of Windows? If so, the Windows 8.1 preview may be for you. You can download and install the Windows 8.1 preview on your PC by following these steps. [more…]

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How to Scan Documents in Windows 10

When you're tired of fiddling with your scanner's built-in software, turn to the simple scanning app bundled with Windows 10. Dubbed simply Scan, the new app doesn't work with older scanners, unfortunately [more…]

Programs, Apps & Files

How to Set Default Programs in Windows 10

Most of the time, Windows 10 automatically knows which program should open which file. Double-click a file, and Windows tells the correct program to jump in and let you view its contents. [more…]

Programs, Apps & Files

How to Install Apps from the Windows Store in Windows 10

When you're tired of the apps bundled with Windows 10 or you need a new app to fill a special need, follow these steps to bring one into your computer. [more…]

Programs, Apps & Files

How to Update and Uninstall Apps from the Windows Store in Windows 10

Downloaded a dud app? To uninstall any app from the Windows 10 Start menu, right-click its tile. When the pop-up menu appears, click Uninstall.

Uninstalling an app removes that app only from [more…]

Programs, Apps & Files

How to Use Desktop Shortcuts in Windows 10

As you work in Windows 10, you'll constantly find yourself traveling between the desktop and the Start menu. You need a shortcut. When you grow tired of meandering through the woods to find a program, [more…]

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