Windows

How to Speed up Windows 10
8 Tips to speed up Windows 10
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Is your Windows PC working far slower than you are used to? It’s normal for your PC to lose performance over time. But you don’t need to wait to upgrade to the next model to make Windows 10 faster. There are several ways to speed up Windows 10 and significantly improve performance. We reveal the most promising options.

8 Tips to speed up Windows 10
How to format hard drives on Windows
How to format hard drives in Windows
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Formatting a hard drive prepares a disk for use with Windows. It can subsequently be used for file storage or as a backup medium, for example. Formatting is not a major problem with Windows as all the required functions are available as on-board tools. Find out how to format a hard drive and when it is useful to do so.

How to format hard drives in Windows
How to find the Windows 11 product key
How to find the Windows 11 product key
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To use Windows 11 with all its available features, you need to activate the operating system. The same applies when upgrading to the Pro Edition. In many cases this requires the product key which you can find either on the device or in your documentation or confirmation email. If none of these options are available, you can find the Windows 11 product key by using the command line or Windows...

How to find the Windows 11 product key
How to clone hard drives in Windows
How to clone a hard drive [Windows]
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Cloning hard drives is the best way to migrate data and operating systems safely and efficiently. It’s essential to have the right software to ensure that the process goes smoothly. We’ll show you what to watch out for during the cloning and how to clone a hard drive in just a few steps with trusted programs.

How to clone a hard drive [Windows]
How to create a shortcut on desktop
How to create a shortcut on desktop (Windows 10 and Windows 11)
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Desktop shortcuts are shortcuts in Windows that let you access important programs, files, and websites instantly with a quick click. Forget endless searches in long-forgotten folders, Windows Explorer, or in your browser. Here we’ll show you how to create a desktop shortcut in Windows 10 and Windows 11 with handy examples.

How to create a shortcut on desktop (Windows 10 and Windows 11)
How to boot windows 7 in safe mode
How to launch Windows 7 in safe mode
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Windows 7 features a safe mode that you can access in the event of a system failure. This mode is a trimmed-down version of Windows that features only necessary functions and programs. Using safe mode lets you get to the bottom of system failures such as a faulty drive or a software issue. There are two ways to start Windows 7 in safe mode – we’ll explain how.

How to launch Windows 7 in safe mode
Buying Office 365 online
Buying Microsoft 365 online: Microsoft 365 – part one
  • Technical matters

Microsoft 365 is Microsoft’s way of offering its beloved productivity software in the cloud. Users can benefit from numerous functions that enable central data storage and collaborative editing of documents, presentations, spreadsheets, and more. When it comes to buying Microsoft 365, you’ll need a subscription – instead of a one-off payment like the traditional desktop installation of Office,...

Buying Microsoft 365 online: Microsoft 365 – part one
Fixing 0x80070057 error
How to fix parameter error 0x80070057
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Windows systems use error messages to inform their users that a system function could not be executed properly. The major problem is the fact that most messages only contain error codes such as “0x80070057”, which are of little help to many users. For example, the code provided here represents a parameter error – but how do you fix it?

How to fix parameter error 0x80070057
Error 651
Error 651 | explanation and troubleshooting
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“Error 651: The modem (or other connecting device) has reported an error.” You’ll run into this message in Windows when the LAN connection between your computer and modem (or other network device) is interrupted. In this article, we advise you on the various possible causes for the problem and how you can troubleshoot Error 651 in Windows 10, 8, and 7.

Error 651 | explanation and troubleshooting
Dual monitors for laptop
Dual monitors for a laptop | How to connect two monitors
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If your home office feels a bit cramped or gaming on a single desktop monitor isn’t the immersive experience you’d hoped for, you can connect two monitors to a laptop. Whether you prefer to use both screens in parallel or only one of them – the choice is yours. Find out which hardware requirements are necessary on a laptop or PC to connect a second screen.

Dual monitors for a laptop | How to connect two monitors