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How to perform a Verizon speed test

How to perform a Verizon speed test

If you are wondering about your DSL speeds, you can get a free online bandwidth test, including a DSL speed test report, from Verizon. You do not need to be a Verizon customer to use the Verizon speed test, and you can do a high-speed internet test without having to register or enter personal information about your computer or your address.
How to retrieve deleted emails

How to retrieve deleted emails

Deleted an important email? Want to know if there is a way to retrieve emails if you have accidentally deleted them? If you have a good email recovery program, deleted emails can be recovered very easily. Success is more or less guaranteed as long as you act quickly when you realise that you've deleted an email that you need, by mistake.
How to create my own website

How to create my own website

A few years ago, creating your own website was only a possibility if you had a lot of time and were prepared to learn HTML. Thanks to new online technologies and user-friendly software, setting up a basic website is no more difficult than using a word processing program. In this article, we'll show you how you can build a website without any technical knowledge.
Where to buy a discounted Hewlett Packard Pavillion

Where to buy a discounted Hewlett Packard Pavillion

Are you interested in finding out where you can buy discounted HP laptops? It is great that you are buying a HP laptop because there are numerous benefits to getting a laptop by HP, and HP products tend to be of high quality and favoured by numerous people! Find out the benefits of having a HP laptop, and find out where you can buy these great laptops for a cheap price.
How to wipe a hard drive

How to wipe a hard drive

Sometimes you need more space on your computer's hard drive. You may not want to spend extra money on extra space. The easiest thing for you to do is to simply delete files that you no longer require. There are a number of ways in which you can do this. Read on for advice on how to wipe clean your PC hard drive.
Where to buy really cheap laptops

Where to buy really cheap laptops

Buying a really cheap laptop is a possibility, and you can find ways to buy really cheap laptops without sacrificing quality. You just have to spend a bit of extra time and look in the right places! Find out where you can buy really cheap laptops, and find out what to look for when buying a really cheap laptop!
What to look for when buying cheap LCD TVs

What to look for when buying cheap LCD TVs

The cost of flat screen LCD TVs is falling all the time. The cheapest HD TVs match the quality of high end TVs from a few years ago, so there are some great bargains to be had. With such a large range of budget LCD TVs available, how do you tell which are the best deals and which are just poor quality? Read on to find out more!
How to select replacement HP batteries for your laptop?

How to select replacement HP batteries for your laptop?

If your laptop battery is not lasting for as long as it did when you first bought your computer, it might be time to replace your battery. HP batteries can be replaced easily because they can be removed by the consumer himself. An HP replacement brand is available and there are also OEM batteries that are less expensive and seem to work as well.
Why companies need an IT disaster recovery plan

Why companies need an IT disaster recovery plan

With the reliance on IT in the majority of companies these days, it's perhaps a surprise that many companies don't have any form of disaster recovery plan. By failing to have this fundamental plan in place, they are risking major problems, should something happen to their data. This article outlines some simple precautions that companies ought to take with their data.
A guide to web design ideas

A guide to web design ideas

This article will display different attitudes and methods of finding good web design ideas and even help a person thinking of them by himself or herself!
How to replace a laptop's DVD drive

How to replace a laptop's DVD drive

Optical disc drives for laptops are quite similar to standard 5.25'' devices, only they are optimised in several ways. Power consumption in laptop drives is reduced, at the cost of reduced read / write speed, and packaging is optimised. Here, assembly is also affected, and replacement process can be tricky.
Where to find free virus scanners

Where to find free virus scanners

Having a virus scanner is an essential part of online security as even trusted websites can be compromised. Many virus scanners also offer important features such as file scanning and email protection. That said, you may not want to pay for a virus scanner and fortunately there are a number of companies which offer free ones. This article provides a guide to finding free virus scanners.
Where to find free scheduling software

Where to find free scheduling software

If you work from home or you're trying to stick to a deadline, it's important that you find a scheduling system that will work for you. Having your tasks and appointments laid out will help you to know what you're meant to be doing next. There are plenty of free options available online or which are already on your computer and this article will focus on these options.
Where to buy a USB device server

Where to buy a USB device server

A USB device server allows you to connect wireless USB devices such as a printer, so that you can print from any location in your home or office. The USB device creates a virtual link for everyone to access and share devices within a given network. There are a variety of products on the market, and this article will outline some of those which are available.
A guide to buying wireless PC cards

A guide to buying wireless PC cards

Wireless PC cards connect computers to a wireless network. Most computers today have an integrated wireless card that can be used to connect right out of the box. Built-in wireless cards have a fixed range and bandwidth. To overcome the range and bandwidth limitation provided by the built-in wireless, consumers can purchase an external wireless PC card. Consumers need to understand what wireless range, bandwidth, and format means when selecting the most appropriate wireless PC card. This article provides you with a guide to buying wireless PC cards.