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If you use an Android smartphone or mobile device as part of your personal or professional life, losing it or just not being able to find it can be frustrating.  Fortunately if it is lost or stolen, then it’s simple to find it, and if…

Sometimes, though fortunately extremely rarely, OneDrive can become corrupt and stop syncing your files and documents to the cloud.  This usually happens because essential configuration files have become corrupt.  It’s a simple problem to fix however. Firstly, open OneDrive from its icon in the system…

Sometimes you might find that you have a USB Flash Drive that’s the wrong size.  For example you might have a 128GB Flash Drive that only has 16GB showing as its available size.  This normally happens because the Flash Drive has been formatted by a…

Microsoft’s Edge web browser has much going for it, such as integration with Cortana, seamless syncing of bookmarks and passwords across all your PCs, Android smartphone and tablet, and iPhone, and it’s excellent Reading list functionality.  With each new Feature Pack in Windows it gets better,…

The Windows desktop Taskbar System Tray is much more useful than just some place where some of your apps put launch icons.  You can actually use these icons to get quick access to Windows settings and features, and to get live information from your installed apps. …

If you need tech support for your PC, it might seem daunting about where you can get the information you’re being asked for.  It’s actually much simpler though to get this information from Windows than you might think.  You can get very easy to navigate,…

Sometimes your PC can just run very slowly.  When this happens it could be something using all your processor time, using too much of the PC’s memory, or reading and writing large volumes of data to the hard disk.  If it happens regularly though you…