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Tip USB 3.0 is still one of the most popular USB standards. However, it can happen that the USB 3.0 ports on the Windows 11 PC no longer work for no apparent reason. Fortunately, they can be repaired in most cases. How-To If your computer audio abruptly stops working, you can try these simple steps in five minutes or less. How-To We show you how Windows 11 keeps you safe and how to maximize your privacy.
How-To Amazon vendors are selling Chromebooks whose support runs out soon. It's a trap! Here's how to pick the best Chromebook deals for back-to-school. How-To With this guide and the right tools, you can protect your laptop from theft—and that's especially important when you're distracted or on vacation. How-To If you're trying to salvage every last bit of battery life on your laptop, the Windows Task Manager can help you find the programs consuming the most power. How-To If you're trying to help your laptop's battery survive until the end of the day, these three settings tweaks help substantially. How-To Don't ditch that aging laptop until you try these speed-boosting tricks first. How-To If you're dealing with a slow laptop, a factory reset may be in order. Here's how to do it. How-To Need to take a screenshot on your Windows 11 laptop? We've got you covered. How-To To get the best experience out of your gaming laptop, you should always make sure your Nvidia graphics driver is up to date. How-To Switching to a different browser is shockingly easy. Here's how to do it. How-To These power-saving tips and tricks will help conserve your laptop's battery life. How-To Adjusting the brightness on your laptop screen can help alleviate eye strain and tension headaches. How-To Dirty laptop? Here's how to clean it the proper way. How-To Google has published instructions on how to play Steam games on your Chromebook. Here's a list of which Chromebooks are supported and which games you can play on them. How-To Is a cheap Chromebook good enough for homework and distance learning? We discuss the most important criteria as you buy cheap Chromebooks for the holidays and Black Friday. How-To Microsoft's latest Surface Pro 8 and Surface Laptop Studio include smart charging, a feature that protects the battery by keeping it from being fully charged. Here's how to turn that off so you can fully charge your laptop. Updated Windows has an easy way to increase your PC's performance. In Windows 11, it's called the Power Mode. We'll show you how to find Power Mode in Windows 11.
How-To If you're not going anywhere for a while with your laptop, why not kick back and get the full desktop experience? Here's how.