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All about computers

All about computers

If you're reading this, then the chances are that you are sitting in front of a desktop PC or a laptop. Less common but becoming increasingly more popular, is the use of tablet devices and smart phones for browsing the web. However, there are three main and distinct operating systems that are in use today. This article shall be looking at these and all about computers.
How to delete Google search history

How to delete Google search history

Google search history can be stored in your browser, such as Firefox, Internet Explorer or Google Chrome. It can also be stored in the Google Toolbar or in your Google Web history. This article will show you how to delete Google search history from each of these locations in a few short steps for whatever browser you use.
How do I clean up my computer?

How do I clean up my computer?

Cleaning a computer from time to time is essential if you want your computer to run efficiently and without problems. Similarly, if your computer has encountered problems, then cleaning it may fix the problems. There are several steps which must be undertaken to keep a computer running smoothly. This article outlines the different clean-up tools which are required to clean up your computer.
How to remove virus programs

How to remove virus programs

Do you think your computer has a virus? Have you noticed signs of virus or malware infection like your PC running very slowly, or stopping responding frequently? If so, you have to remove the program as quickly as possible to ensure that your computer runs as it should, and that the virus does not corrupt or delete data on your system. In this article, read how to effectively remove virus programs and malware from your PCs.
Benefits of an APC surge protector

Benefits of an APC surge protector

For the past 30 years, APC have been the strength in AC and DC world. Their product line varies from surge suppressors, Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS), power conditioners, and many more other power devices that we all know and use in our households. This article provides you with an overview of the benefits of an APC surge protector.
Refilled printer inks: Pros and cons

Refilled printer inks: Pros and cons

With the current financial crisis, cutting costs is probably high on most peoples lists. Refilling ink cartridges would seem to be an excellent way of re-using ink cartridges and can also be considered a very green and carbon friendly solution. However, is refilling ink cartridges a good idea?
The benefits of Dell MediaDirect

The benefits of Dell MediaDirect

Dell MediaDirect is an application manufactured by CyberLink Corp and installed on new Dell computers. This application is used to view media files on your computer. It works similar to Windows Media Center. CyberLink Corp customised Dell MediaDirect to work with the Windows operating system and other programmes. It is user-friendly and allows the user more options when listening to media files.
Where to buy Windows XP at cheap prices

Where to buy Windows XP at cheap prices

Windows XP is still renowned by many people as the best Windows operating system available, despite the fact that it is much older than both Windows Vista and 7. It can be hard to come by it these days and, this article will aim to give information on where to buy Windows XP for cheap.
Buying Guide: Printers and scanners

Buying Guide: Printers and scanners

Whether you are looking for a printer/scanner to print photos at home or scan and print documents at work, choosing from the wide range of options in the market can be a daunting task. You can, however, get the right machine, depending on the type of user you are, if you know what to look for.
Top five Wi-Fi cards for laptop

Top five Wi-Fi cards for laptop

When people buy a laptop, they often automatically assume that the wireless or Wi-Fi cards, that are built into their system are as good as they'll ever need. For the casual surfer, it may be true, but when you get more serious and start using your Wi-Fi LAN for heavy traffic or its networking monitoring abilities, then your laptop Wi-Fi card has to be good. This article will show which companies produce the best cards.
A buying guide for DVR PCI card

A buying guide for DVR PCI card

DVR are acronyms for digital video recorder, an electronic device that records video on digital format to a disk drive, or other network storage devices. Peripheral Component Interconnects (PCI) is a computer bus for attaching hardware devices in a computer. Here is a buying guide for DVR PCI cards used in computers either at home or in businesses.
How do I send a text from my computer?

How do I send a text from my computer?

Text messaging acts as a relief, not only because it is cheap, but also because it is an easy and efficient way to get across the intended message when trying to reach someone in an alternative method other than calling. Sending a Short Message Service (SMS) was initially designed for cellphones, but with advances in technology, the same service is possible using a computer with internet connection. In this article, find out how to send a text from your computer.
How to access a UK proxy server from outside the UK

How to access a UK proxy server from outside the UK

Do you want to find out how you can access a UK proxy server from outside the UK? Sometimes, it is necessary to use a webproxy in order to access certain websites because certain websites only allow IP addresses which come from a certain country. Find out on how you can access a UK proxy server from outside the country!
Where to buy the cheapest broadband in the UK

Where to buy the cheapest broadband in the UK

Broadband is now almost an essential item for most homes. With this in mind, it is always worth looking for the cheapest deals available for broadband in the UK. There are lots of great deals available in the UK, but finding them can be a nightmare. This article will aim to give you a guide of where to find the best broadband deals available.