This guide will take you each step of the way through the process of “cutting” an MP3 into multiple pieces – without losing any quality. [click to continue…]

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How to Keep Your Windows Drivers Updated

This guide will take you step-by-step through the process of updating the drivers on your Windows PC/laptop the easy way. The very easy way :) [click to continue…]

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How to Change the Icon for a Shortcut in Windows 10

There are some icons that are just too… boring. If you’ve ever created a shortcut from scratch, you already know. Maybe an App came with a horrible icon for its shortcut and you want to change it. No problem, we’ll show you how to do exactly that. [click to continue…]

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How to Setup Comcast Email in Outlook 2016

This guide will take you each step of the way through setting up Microsoft Outlook (2016) to work with your @comcast.net email address. [click to continue…]

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How to Stop Apps From Starting Automatically in Windows 10

Have you noticed that certain Apps now open up after a restart, even though they’re not configured to automatically start with Windows? This overview will explain how to stop programs from opening on their own when Windows 10 boots up. [click to continue…]

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This brief guide will show you how to stream from the Windows and Mac versions of Spotify to your Chromecast – and offers some troubleshooting tips if you’re having difficulty getting it working. [click to continue…]

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How to “Right-Click” in VNC Viewer

This quick overview will explain how to ‘right-click’ when you’re using VNC Viewer (by RealVNC) for Android or iOS (iPhone’s and iPad’s). [click to continue…]

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Recently, Google decided to remove the View Image button from Google Image Search – a rather unpopular decision given how helpful that one single button was. This brief guide will show you how to bring that button back when you’re searching for images. [click to continue…]

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How to Create a Spotify Playlist from Your Shazam Tracks

This quick guide will show you how create a Spotify playlist that automatically updates each time you find a new song on Shazam. [click to continue…]

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Have you been experiencing a command prompt window that pops up out of nowhere then suddenly disappears? Does it repeatedly mention something about “DriverSetupUtility”? We’ll help you stop that window from appearing at all.

the DriverSetupUtility command prompt error

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In previous versions of Google’s Chrome web browser, the backspace key on your keyboard navigated back (when you weren’t writing text). By popular demand, that feature was removed from Chrome (yes you read that right). If you’re among the many people who quite liked that feature and want it back, you’ve come to the right place. We’ll show you how to re-enable the ability to use the backspace key as a ‘back button’ in Chrome. [click to continue…]

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How to Add Color Back to Title Bars in Windows 10

Among the more noticable changes to the overall Windows 10 interface was the removal of coloring from title bars. Hidden among the settings is the ability to “put the color back” into the title bars, and this short guide will show you how to do just that :)

windows 10 notepad app with and without color in the title bars

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How to Stream From VLC to Chromecast

Since the Chromecast was introduced, we’ve all been waiting for VLC to support it. Now with version 3, it finally does.

At this time, you’ll need to manually download and update the App via the VLC website – the built-in ‘check for updates’ feature will not recognize version 3.0 as the latest.

Once you have the latest version installed, open any media file in VLC. Select Playback from the main menu, then Renderer, and finally select your Chromecast device.

screenshot of vlc chromecast options

That’s it! Now you can stream .mkv, .flac and all the other popular but unsupported file types to your Chromecast! :)

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How to Remove the 3D Objects Folder from Windows 10

This guide will explain how to remove the 3D Objects folder shortcuts from the Windows 10 File Explorer.

windows 10 file explorer with 3d objects highlighted

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How to Backup and Restore Files in Windows 10

This step-by-step guide will guide you through the process of setting up ‘automated backups’ of your most important files in Windows 10 – and how to recover them if ever needed. [click to continue…]

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