It's a lot harder to recover data from a dead solid-state drive, so plan accordingly.
If your PC has USB 3.0 ports, you can get a big speed boost by relocating your external drive to a faster enclosure.
A little-known feature on a big-name site will tell you when and how you can watch your favorite flicks.
If you prefer a complete shutdown to sleep or hibernate, it doesn't get much easier than this.
Instead of jumping through the usual shutdown hoops, this tile lets you shut down or reboot with just one click or tap.
Did everything in your Web browser suddenly get big? Or small? Here's the likely cause--and an easy fix.
In honor of "Password Day," McAfee shares some tips on creating hack-proof passwords.
Windows 8 insists on automatically merging the contents of like-named folders. Here's how to restore the options you had in Windows 7.
If you're willing to part with a few bits of personal information, you can get a handy reference card for learning Windows 8's core functions.
When trying to troubleshoot a flaky Internet connection, this simple utility can help.
Great for mobile workers, this ingenious app imports everything you copy to the clipboard, then lets you save it all to Evernote.
The no-cost guide to backing up photos, documents, and more.
When the time comes to replace or upgrade your hard drive, you'll be glad to have one of these inexpensive tools.
Enjoy offline access to essential files, get more gigabytes for free, and squeeze more productivity out of your cloud storage.
The typical Office trial expires after 30 days, but it's easy (and legal!) to extend that period to a full 180 days. Here's how.