Welcome! This site offers basic computer information for Windows users. You can also find custom ROM lists for the Samsung Galaxy Note 2, 3, 4, and 5.

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Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool

Updated - Sep 9, 2017 By - Apps

Every month Windows Update downloads and scans for Malware, with the Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool. Here's how to run it manually.

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Windows 10 Tips for Beginners

Updated - Apr 17, 2017 By - Windows

Here are some Windows 10 tips for complete beginners to Windows. They stem from questions asked when sitting down with Windows 10 newcomers for the first time.

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Second Opinion Anti-Malware

Updated - Apr 9, 2017 By - Apps

Some second opinion anti-malware apps can be better than security suites at finding and removing malware. Here are a few of the more popular second opinion anti-malware apps.

Audio Players for Windows

Audio Players for Windows

Updated - Feb 28, 2017 By - Apps

Here are some of the more popular audio players for Windows, from the old-school classic Winamp, to the impressive and modern AIMP.

Free Security Apps for Windows

Free Security Apps for Windows

Updated - Mar 10, 2017 By - Apps

For Windows 10 & 8 users, the built-in Windows Defender has got you covered. If you prefer to try a different security app for Windows, here are the more popular free ones.

Free Office Suites for Windows

Free Office Suites for Windows

Updated - Feb 20, 2017 By - Apps

If your need for an office app doesn't really justify spending money, you can still get the full office experience with these popular free office suites.

Web Browsers for Windows

Web Browsers for Windows

Updated - Mar 19, 2017 By - Apps

Whether you need speed, privacy, security, colour, clean lines, straight edges, round curvy tabs, add-ons or developer tools, the web browser you're looking for should be here.

Windows 10 PC and mouse - What's New?

What's New in Windows 10?

Updated - Apr 17, 2017 By - Windows

Here are some of the things you can expect to find when trying Windows 10 for the first time.

Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows

Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows

Updated - Apr 16, 2017 By - Windows

Here are many useful keyboard shortcuts for Windows 10, 8.1 and 7.

Windows 10 Maintenance

Windows 10 Maintenance

(Using only the built-in Windows 10 maintenance tools)
Updated - Apr 30, 2017 By - Windows

Curious about Windows 10 maintenance? Here are some things you can do using the built-in Windows maintenance tools and settings.

Start menus for Windows

Start Menus for Windows

Updated - Feb 17, 2017 By - Apps

Here are the most popular third-party Start menus for Windows. They are simple to install, and you can easily switch back to the default Windows menu at any time.

Computer Maintenance

Computer Maintenance

(For Windows devices and including 3rd-party maintenance apps)
Updated - Aug 19, 2016 By - Computers

Here are some useful computer maintenance tips to help you speed up your computer or Windows device.

Tools for Windows

Tools for Windows

Updated - Dec 23, 2016 By - Apps

Here are a few select tools to help your Windows device, or help you know more about your Windows device. If you're looking for all types of software, see the included links.

Introducing Cortana in Windows 10

Cortana - Introduction

Updated - Apr 16, 2017 By - Windows

Cortana is the interactive personal assistant in Windows 10. You can give her instructions, and talk with her by using your voice or by typing. Here's an intro.

Computer Accessibility Awareness

Computer Accessibility

Updated - March 4, 2017 By - Computers

Computer accessibility awareness info. If you have any accessibility requirements, devices, tools, software, or tips and tricks you recommend, submit them to be added to the page.

Computer parts and tools

Building Computers

Updated - Feb 28, 2016 By - Computers

This page introduces the basic concepts and requirements of building a computer.

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Character Map (£$¥¢©)

(How to type special characters)
Posted - Nov 30, 2016 By - Windows

Where to find and how to type special characters which you can't find on the keyboard.

My Computer

My Computer

Updated - Dec 19, 2016 By Grant Barker - Computers

A quick rundown of my old PC and its individual parts. The video card is the newest component. Which parts would you upgrade first, and why?

HTC Desire HD - shortcut to HTC Desire HD ROMs and Resources

HTC Desire HD ROMs

(Most of the ROMs for the HTC Desire HD.)
Updated - Mar 12, 2017 By Grant Barker - ROMs

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