Category Archives: PC

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How to Add Taskbar to Start Screen in Windows 8

If you want to add the task bar to the start screen in Windows 8 or Windows 8.1, you’ll need to use third party apps like ImmersiveTaille.

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How to Skip Windows 8 Start Screen and Boot to the Desktop

In this tutorial you will learn how to skip Windows 8 start screen and boot to the desktop.

You can skip Windows 8 Start screen and boot straight to the desktop provided that you have Windows 8.1 version. If your computer is running on Windows 8, simply upgrade it to the next version – the update comes for free!

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How to Recover Deleted Files with File History in Windows 8

Greetings, Windows 8 users! In this tutorial we will show you how to configure your Windows 8 in such a way that it will recover your deleted files. We will demonstrate it using Windows 8.1 version.

The feature responsible for recovering deleted or modified files in Windows 8 is called “File History”. There are alternative methods of using other third-party software for file restoration (like Recuva and other programs), but these methods will not work if you use an SSD hard drive. Therefore we’ll feature File History as the universal method.

You’ll have to enable this feature, because it is not activated by default. Before enabling it, make sure that you have either an internal or external backup hard drive in your PC. If you’re working on a computer that backs up to a network, the way of using File History will be a little bit different.

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How to Install TrueCrypt in Ubuntu

In this tutorial, we will guide you on how to install TrueCrypt in Ubuntu. We will provide you with a complete walkthrough – from downloading the setup till the time, truecrypt has been successfully installed on the system.

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How to Burn a CD or DVD in Windows 8

In this tutorial you will learn how to burn a CD or DVD using Windows 8. We will use Windows 8.1 version for demonstration.

If you’re using Windows 8 or Windows 8.1, you won’t need any third party software to burn your CD or DVD. However, you’ll need to make sure your computer itself is equipped for CD or DVD burning: it should have a media burner supported by your correspondent drivers.

Thus, if you’re using a netbook, you’ll need to attach to it an external CD and DVD driver with CD and DVD burning options.

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