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Excel's IF statement made easy

If you can decide what to have for lunch, you already understand Excel's IF logic--you just need to understand the format.

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How to add video to Google Slides for a more powerful presentation

It's easy to add video to Google Slides, so why wouldn't you give your presentation that extra boost?

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How to watch Netflix movies in HDR and Dolby Vision on your LG G6 right now

The newest version of the Netflix app ushers in support for HDR and Dolby Vision content on the LG G6. Here's how to get it up and running on your phone.

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How to use your Windows 10 PC as a mobile hotspot

Even your PC can share its Internet connection with other devices when necessary.

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Sync your files for free, and maintain privacy, using open-source Syncthing

Linux-based Syncthing lets you sync data for free and control who's is able to see it.

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How to use Google Home's built-in ambient audio to get some rest and relaxation

A new feature for Google Home lets you listen to ambient sounds while you fall asleep. Here's how to get it to work.

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How to back up your Steam games

Steam lets you re-download your purchased games, but sometimes it's easier to keep a local back up.

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How to activate Game Mode in the Windows 10 Creators Update

Game Mode is a great choice for budget gamers or anyone else who needs to dedicate as many system resources as possible to their game.

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Here's how you can edit roads right in Google Maps

Google recently added the ability to edit road segments in Maps for Android and on the web, but it's not so easy to find. Here's how to do it.

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How to change where Steam installs your PC games

C:// isn't your only choice for storing Steam games if you have multiple drives attached to your PC.

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Pimp your PC with an RGB lighting kit

How to set up a PC lighting controller, deck out your case with LED light strips and an RGB fan, and use lighting controller software to mange the show.

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Here's how to use FreeTime, Amazon's answer to Google's Family Link parental control app

Previously only available on Amazon devices, the FreeTime app for Android lets parents control what their kids can see on their phones and how long they can use them.

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4 ways to take control of your Wi-Fi connections on Linux

Get better performance and security when using your Wi-Fi on Linux by editing your connections.

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How to get a shared family calendar with a Microsoft Account

Microsoft is making it easy to create a calendar that everyone in your household can access and edit.

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The free GifCam makes capturing animated GIFs a snap

GifCam is a super-lightweight, portable utility that captures still and action shots of your computer screen in GIF or AVI form. It's also free, though donations are appreciated.