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How to Avoid Being Infected by CryptoLocker

How to Avoid Being Infected by CryptoLocker

CryptoLocker is the most frightening, advanced, and effective virus affecting PC users today. CryptoLocker locks down important files on your system and holds those files for ransom under encrypted lock and key. Unlike other types of ransomware, there doesn’t appear to be any way to remove CryptoLocker and unlock your files. The only way is to pay the ransom, which tends to be between $100

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How to Create a System Image Backup in Windows 8.1

How to Create a System Image Backup in Windows 8.1

Nearly every PC blog on the planet tells you to regularly back up your PC. But most people never do that. Unfortunately for these people, that decision often results in losing all their data. That’s why you should know how to create a system image backup in Windows 8.1. A system image backup lets you restore your PC to its former glory when the unthinkable happens. Windows 8 has its faults

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4 Easy Ways to Improve Sound Quality on Your PC

4 Easy Ways to Improve Sound Quality on Your PC

I don’t know about you, but I spend a lot of time listening to music on my PC. Unfortunately, I don’t have a good sound card or really good speakers, so that listening experience isn’t always that good. So I decided to make it better. Today, I’m going to show you 4 easy ways to improve sound quality on your PC. 4) Use built-in Windows audio effects Some PC users haven’t correctly co

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Are Your Passwords Suffering From RDPS? Really Dumb Password Syndrome?

Are Your Passwords Suffering From RDPS? Really Dumb Password Syndrome?

Your password is the most important part of your security. A single password could grant an attacker access to your email account. After gaining access to your email account, it’s basically game over. Most people don’t choose smart passwords. Most people choose dumb passwords that are easy to guess. If the passwords aren’t easy for a human to guess, then they’re easy for a machine to gu

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How to Download YouTube Videos Onto Your PC

How to Download YouTube Videos Onto Your PC

I watch YouTube videos. You watch YouTube videos. But one thing most people don’t do is download videos from YouTube. YouTube makes downloading its videos intentionally difficult for obvious reasons. But “difficult” doesn’t mean “impossible” and today I’m going to show you how to easily download YouTube videos onto your PC. There are actually a number of different ways to downl

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How to Stream PC Games in 1080p to Your TV

How to Stream PC Games in 1080p to Your TV

If you have a gaming PC but want to play those games on a large TV screen, then you’ll appreciate the latest invention from Nvidia. Nvidia recently released something called Nvidia Shield. Shield lets you stream games from your PC to your TV. The Shield has been out for a little while now but only allowed gamers to stream in 720p. Nvidia decided 720p wasn’t good enough. With the latest D

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Top 6 PC Pet Peeves You Probably Hate

Top 6 PC Pet Peeves You Probably Hate

Computers have obviously changed our world in countless ways. However, that doesn’t mean that computers are always easy to love. There are plenty of things to hate about PCs. If you’ve ever sworn at your computer, an inanimate object that can’t hear you, then you’re probably well aware of some of these pet peeves. Without further ado, here are some of the things that annoy us most about

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How to Protect your Data and Photos While Traveling

How to Protect your Data and Photos While Traveling

Traveling is a lot of fun. Unless someone steals your phone, laptop, wallet, and other important data. When that happens, you’ve got way more to lose than just a few dollars: you can lose all of the priceless memories you made during the trip. That’s why it’s important to spend a few minutes learning how to protect your data while traveling. Here are some of the best and most effective wa

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How to Easily Customize Google Image Search Results and Save Time

How to Easily Customize Google Image Search Results and Save Time

Millions of people use Google images every day. However, very few of those users ever bother to look at the advanced settings for Google Images. Let’s be honest: most people think those settings are pointless. But if you’ve looked at Google Image settings lately, then you might find that they have changed since the last time you checked them out. Today, Google Images settings menu is a w

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How to Use ‘MSConfig’ to Speed Up Your PC in Two Minutes or Less

How to Use ‘MSConfig’ to Speed Up Your PC in Two Minutes or Less

Ready to speed up your PC? Of course you are. Here’s how to speed up your PC quickly and easily using MSConfig. What is MSConfig? MSConfig is a tool included in every Windows PC. It stands for Microsoft Configuration/System Configuration. What does MSConfig do? MSConfig lets users easily configure various aspects of their Windows PC, including: -Choose the type of Startup (Normal, Diagnos

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  • Free Up Disk and Memory Space
  • Speed up your System
  • Fix System Errors And Crashes
  • Improve Internet Access
  • Boost Start-up Speed