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Saving Files in the Right File Format for Compatibility

Saving Files in the Right File Format for Compatibility

If you'd like your documents read on the majority of computers and apps, you need to know what file format to save them in. Learn about that here.

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How do I Reduce Overheating Problems in My PC?

How do I Reduce Overheating Problems in My PC?

Overheating is a big problem in PC desktops and laptops. Here are some warning signs that your PC may be overheating, and several solutions.

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The Best Free Antivirus Solutions

The Best Free Antivirus Solutions

The three major free antivirus applications all perform more or less the same. The difference is in whether they're annoying to use day to day. Here's a comparison of the three.

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What are the options for backing up my important files?

What are the options for backing up my important files?

Find out about the different type of backup options that are available and what the pros and cons of each are.

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10 Tips for Fixing Computer Problems at Home

Computers are great—when they work. Unfortunately, when your computer has a problem, you may not know how to safely fix the issue. And you probably don’t want to take any unnecessary trips to the computer repair shop, or invite a technician into your home. Luckily, many common computer problems can be solved with some simple troubleshooting. Next time your computer doesn’t work like it’s supposed to, try some of these troubleshooting tips. Remember: Always backup your computer. Before making changes to your computer, you should backup your important files. If […]

5 Reasons to Use PC Reviver

Over time, your computer slows down for a number of reasons: Junk file buildup, unwanted programs, disorganized registry… The list goes on.   Fortunately, you can get your computer running like new again with a pretty simple tool called PC Reviver. This all-in-one maintenance solution helps find and fix common computer problems, and helps maintain your computer to avoid issues in the future.   Here are five ways PC Reviver can help extend and optimize your computer’s lifespan.   Best part? Most of these features are available in the free trial.   START MY FREE TRIAL 1. Fix common computer issues in […]

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There’s nothing more satisfying than a blazing-fast smartphone. Unfortunately, like most things, your device will slow down over time. Smartphone slow-downs can happen for a variety of reasons: Too many apps, not enough storage, poor battery life. Fortunately, there are multiple ways to keep your device running smoothly and efficiently. Here are five simple tips for speeding up your smartphone. Restart your phone First thing’s first. Many of us never shut off our phones; over time, that can lead to performance issues. How to restart your smartphone iPhone X or […]

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How to Stop Ads from “Following” You

Advertisers can track your movements online. Here’s how to protect your privacy. In today’s world, many websites are free to use because they allow advertisers to pay for ads, just like newspapers. But unlike newspapers, online ads target you, your interests, and your behaviors by tracking your online activity. As tracking technology advances, ads are optimizing to better predict what kind of products you’ll buy and when. How Advertisers Get Your Data Advertising platforms such as Google, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, etc. get your information through data you give them, or […]

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Are you looking for something new to read? Part of our new normal is finding creative ways to pass the time while we stay indoors. Some of that time can be spent binge-watching TV shows, working on your computer, or playing games on your phone… but you may be looking for alternative activities. Local libraries and bookstores may be unavailable right now, but electronic books (known as eBooks) are easy to find. Here are our top five places to find cheap, or even free, eBooks and audiobooks. Your local library […]

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How to Update Computer Drivers for Free

To get the best performance out of your computer, you need the right drivers.   Drivers are like translators that help your computer communicate with different devices, like your printer, webcam, or graphics card.   Making sure your computer has the right drivers is critical, but updating them yourself can be complex and risky. Improperly installed drivers can lead to performance problems. Knowing which drivers to update is time-consuming.   Fortunately, ReviverSoft Driver Reviver handles all of this for you. In just a few steps, Driver Reviver scans your computer, backs up your drivers, and installs the updated drivers you need.   […]

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Beware of getting packages you didn’t order: You may be part of a scam called “brushing.” And it’s impossible to prevent. It’s not the worst scam in the world. At best, you get free items (although they may be useless and arrive frequently). But it could be a sign that your account information has been compromised. What is brushing? Brushing is a new online retail scam where retailers (usually on sites like Amazon) attempt to game the system and falsify positive reviews. The process goes like this: The seller creates […]

Ten Tips to Reduce Screen Time

We’re all spending more time in front of our phones and computers these days, but it’s still important to reduce screen time. Studies show reducing screen time can help improve our sleep quality and mental health — not to mention how much time we waste. Too much screen use can be an addiction According to the Pew Research Center, everyone, especially seniors, is exponentially increasing their time in front of screens. Do the math: Spending 2 hours a day on your phone adds up to nearly an entire month per […]

If you’ve noticed hardware problems or unreliable computer performance, you may be dealing with outdated or incorrect drivers.   If your computer headache just got worse, don’t worry. Keeping your drivers up-to-date is pretty simple.   What does a driver do?  Think of a computer’s drivers as translators.   Imagine your printer (or monitor, or keyboard) speaks Spanish, but your computer only speaks English. The driver translates for them, allowing your computer and printer to work together.   Drivers are also responsible for lots of your hardware, like your monitor or keyboard, which are absolutely essential to your […]

How to Fix Your Slow Windows 10 Computer

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How to Stay Safe When Dating Online

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How to fix Bluetooth Paired but not Connected

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How to fix Black Screen of Death in Windows 10

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How to Protect Yourself from Phone Hijacking

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