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How to perform a clean install of Windows 11

Performing a clean install of Windows 11 allows you to start fresh with a completely new operating system that is free of old settings, unnecessary files, and potential malware. It also gives you the opportunity to upgrade your machine if you’ve been using an older version of Windows. Doing so can give your device faster

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What’s new for Windows 11 in 2023

Windows 11 underwent various upgrades over the course of 2022, with the 22H2 update being the most significant. But what does 2023 have in store for Windows 11 users? While the initial information is limited, Microsoft intends to continue refining this operating system to ensure a continuous and smooth experience across computers and mobiles. Here’s

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Speed up your computer in minutes with this simple tool

Did you know? Your Windows computer accumulates files over time, and this can slow down its performance. But don’t fret. You can speed up your computer in minutes by using its Disk Cleanup feature. What is the Disk Cleanup tool? Disk Cleanup is a program designed to help users free up storage space on their

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How Microsoft Loop can boost your productivity

Microsoft Loop is a new app that promises to help boost your productivity. It combines a powerful and flexible canvas with portable components that stay in sync and move freely across all Microsoft 365 apps. Let’s take a closer look at what this app has to offer. Microsoft Loop is essentially a collaboration tool that

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Tips for removing bloatware from your Windows 11 PC

New Windows 11 laptops and desktops may sometimes come with bloatware. While you can uninstall some of them, others require more effort to get rid of. In this article, we’ll show you several ways you can remove bloatware to optimize your computer’s performance. What is bloatware? Bloatware is a term used for unwanted software that

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Microsoft Edge: 9 Most useful features

There are plenty of reasons why Microsoft Edge is a great choice for professionals: its speed, security, and compatibility with Microsoft Office make it an ideal choice for business users. If you’re one of those who prefer Edge over other browsers, you might find more reasons to like it when you realize that it can

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What you need to know about the new Windows 11 update

The long-anticipated Windows 11 2022 update, or Windows 11 version 22H2, has now been released. This upgrade was the result of a year of development and testing done through the Windows Insider Program. Here are the latest changes and features that come with this update. Improved Start Menu Windows 11 22H2 update features three new

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Here’s how to remove unwelcome notifications in Windows 11

Don’t be surprised if you see some ads while using your Windows 11 computer. Microsoft designed its operating systems to show notifications and ads, regardless of the version. Some users don’t mind the ads, but if you do and are wondering if there’s any way to remove such notifications, wonder no more. Here’s how to

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What your business needs to know about Microsoft Exchange Online

Email server platforms help businesses keep track of communications, schedule appointments and meetings, and manage tasks. These platforms are typically hosted on premises, but businesses are increasingly using cloud-based versions of email servers. Microsoft Exchange Online is one of these cloud-based options, and it offers some distinct advantages for businesses. What is Microsoft Exchange Online?

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Your guide to Windows 11 keyboard shortcuts

It’s been almost a year since Microsoft released its latest operating system, Windows 11. And while some features and keyboard shortcuts were carried over from Windows 10, several new ones have been added. Here’s a list of handy keyboard shortcuts to help you get the most out of Windows 11 General Windows 11 shortcuts These

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How to secure your data using File History in Windows 10

Whether you use a Windows 10 laptop or desktop for work or personal use, you’ll realize that it can quickly accumulate a large amount of data. Hardware failure, cyberattacks, and natural disasters can put this data at risk of being lost forever. Backing up your data regularly is the best way to prevent data loss,

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6 Features to set up on your Windows 11 laptop

Microsoft’s Windows 11 operating system (OS) offers a lot of improvements compared to its older OSes. Here are some easy steps you can follow to set up your Windows 11 laptop and enjoy its features. 1. Set up how your device checks for updates New laptops usually automatically check for updates, but you can also

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