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Microsoft Windows is probably the most widely used operating system in the world among consumer PC users. These tutorials provide helpful tips in getting the most out of Windows and Windows software. Tips include fixing common annoyances and productivity tips.

 

Visual Studio Code - Can it beat Notepad++?
17th May 2016Windows
Visual Studio Code is a brand new, free code editor from Microsoft optimised for building and debugging modern web and cloud applications. How does it stack up against the most popular source code editor, Notepad++?
First Look at Visual Studio Code
24th April 2016Windows
Visual Studio Code is a free source code editor from Microsoft which aims to be fast. It was initially released a year ago as a beta but has just become a stable product, so let's have a look at what's on offer.
Windows 10 - The Essential Guide
5th March 2016Windows
Windows 10 is now available as a free upgrade and it introduces loads of new features, platform-unifying designs, and Microsoft's new Windows-as-a-service strategy. This guide will help you get up to speed on the most significant details.
Windows 10 Upgrade: How to Upgrade
1st December 2015Windows
Upgrading Windows 7 64-bit to the latest Windows 10 Professional - Install guide, settings and optimisations and initial Windows review.
Black Screen after Installing ATI Catalyst Drivers
22nd January 2014Windows
After installing ATI Catalyst drivers in Windows and Linux, you may encounter an unmovable black screen from which you can do nothing, even though everything else about the computer seems to work.
iTunes - Still the Worst Software Ever Made!
30th October 2013Windows
A new stereo in my Defender for music and running out of options to make the thing work, I contemplate dusting off my iPod and installing iTunes for Windows again. Let's see how things compare to my last experience with it and if anything has changed.
Disabling Zip Files Integration in Windows 7
17th October 2013Windows
Improve performance of Windows 7 by disabling indexing and integration with ZIP and CAB archives.
12 Fantastic OneNote Productivity Tips
7th July 2013Windows
As a recent convert to the awesomeness that is Microsoft's OneNote, I thought I take a few minutes to share some of OneNotes top productivity tips that actually work!