Use Windows Defender Offline Tool to Fix an Infected PC

I had a client the other day whose PC was practically dead because they clicked on one of those pop up ads while on...

How to Get Your Antivirus and Gaming PC to Play Nicely...

I recently installed Call of Duty 4 on my Mac and was pretty annoyed at how choppy the game play was. Granted, I have...

Need To Replace Rear Crankshaft Seal? You Can Do It Like...

Crankshaft Main Seal Replacement - RearEasy to follow step by step guide on how to replace an automotive engine rear main crankshaft seal, though...

Save and Restore Desktop Icon Layout/Position on Windows

If you are someone who has to connect their computer to external displays all the time for presentations at work or for watching a...

Create a Personal Website Quickly using Google Sites

Ever wanted to quickly create a webpage for your neighborhood book club or sports team? Or maybe a personal page that you can share...

Enhance Videos Online for Shaky Dark Videos

Want to enhance the video quality of that funny dance your friend just did which you happened to catch on your smartphone camera? With...

Troubleshoot Adobe Flash Player Has Stopped Working

Upon upgrading to the latest version of Adobe Flash Player on my windows computer, Flash Player has been crashing randomly, but more so when...

Change Your ABS Wheel Speed Sensor With The Pros

ABS Wheel Speed Sensor Replacement Guide An ABS wheel speed sensor is used to send feedback reference voltage to the system's computer which controls...

How to Setup an FTP Server in Windows using IIS

Earlier, I had written a post on how to turn your computer into a Windows file sharing server using a couple of different programs....

Brakes Pulling Side to Side? Repair it Like a Pro

Brake PullEasy step by step repair guide on how to repair an automotive brake pull right or left, steps are presented in order of...

Change Clock To and From Military Time in Windows

Most people probably don’t care, but the default time display in Windows is 12 hour format, not military time. However, for all of the...

OTT Explains – What is Enhanced Protected Mode in IE 10?

With every release of Windows, there are also a slew of new security features to fix the problems with the previous versions of Windows!...

How to Specify a Starting Point for YouTube Videos

Have you ever wanted to share a YouTube video with someone, but wished it did not have to start at the very beginning? For example,...

Need To Replace Your Radiator Fan Motor? Here Is How

Radiator Fan Motor ReplacementEasy step by step repair guide on how to replace a radiator cooling fan motor, though appearances may vary the process...

How to Protect Your Computer from Hackers, Spyware and Viruses

This article has been inspired by a situation I ran into while visiting a cousin in India. Since I’m in the IT field, she asked...

Ultimate Guide to Repairing a Damaged or Corrupt Word File

Need to repair or fix a corrupt Word document? Sometimes when opening a Word document, you will give you an error stating that the document...

How to Separate First and Last Names in Excel

So if you use Excel a lot, you have probably run across the situation where you have a name in a single cell and...

Run Old Programs in 64-bit Windows with Compatibility Mode Options

The switch from 32-bit versions of Windows to 64-bit versions has been a slow transition. Although Windows XP, Vista, and 7 all have 64-bit...

Add Network Folder to Windows 8 Search Index

In Windows 8, the default search function indexes your Internet Explorer history, Start Menu, and the entire users folder on the system partition. What...

Turn Your Laptop, Netbook, or Desktop into an eBook Reader

So maybe Amazon Kindles and iPads are not your thing? However, if you take your laptop with you to school, work, or when traveling...

OTT Explains – Do you Need to Update your BIOS?

As as computer user, you’ve probably heard of the BIOS by now, which stands for Basic Input/Output System. It’s that blue DOS-like screen that...

How to Recover Accidentally Deleted Files

If you’re reading this article, you’ve probably deleted something important on your computer that you need to recover ASAP! Hopefully, the files or folders...

How to Setup Picasa with Google+ Photos

I originally wrote this article back in 2007, but I’m updating it for 2014 because a lot has changed in seven years. Firstly, Picasa...

Need to Add Freon to a Car Air Conditioner? Do it...

How to Add Freon to Your Air ConditionerAir conditioner not as cold as it could be? 8 times out of 10 when an air...

Free Up Disk Space using TreeSize

Trying to figure out where all of your hard drive space has disappeared to is often quite a challenge in Windows with all of...