Avoid the Majority of Viruses by Disabling Autorun [Quick Tip]

Do you disable Autorun on your PC? Many viruses execute malicious code by running automatically on your PC via a thumb drive, network drive etc. If you haven’t yet disabled Autorun, I recommend you do. This guide will show you the easiest way to disable Autorun in just a few minutes and will potentially save […]

Windows 8 Keyboard Shortcuts for Non-Touchscreen Users

This is a guest post written by Kelly, from Barton Technology; find out more about Kelly at the conclusion of this post. Microsoft’s latest version of the venerable Windows operating system is Windows 8. Unlike many other previous releases, such as Vista and Windows 7, Windows 8 is a major refresh of the operating system […]

All My Storage: Access to Your SkyDrive, Dropbox, and Local Files in one [Windows 8 App]

Windows Guides’ Rating Compatible with System 4 out of 5    PROS: Simple, clean access to your files, providing comparable features to Dropbox and SkyDrive web interfaces. Seamless access to your local and online files provides the advantage of local file storage without filling your Solid State or Hard Disk Drive. CONS: Very limited file […]

Browse and Install Apps from the Windows 8 Store [Beginner Tip]

The Windows App Store is a welcomed edition to Windows 8 and, although in its infancy, is already hosting some great apps. If you’re using Windows 8 and would like to try an app, follow these steps: 1. Press the Windows Key on your keyboard or tablet 2. Type store and click Store in the […]

Oil Paint on Your Windows 8 Tablet with Fresh Paint App

If you’ve got your hands on a Windows 8 tablet or you’re trying 8 with an iPad or Android device, you can get creative with your artistic skills with the app Fresh Paint. With fresh paint you get a customizable canvas and a set of completely customizable brushes and colors with which to work: You […]