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5 best free antivirus software packages

Not every PC user wants to spend money on antivirus software. But it’s better to have it if you are running Windows on your computer. If this is the case, a free product is much better than nothing. For the average computer user who listens to music, watches Youtube videos, and visits Facebook, a free anti-virus program will be more than sufficient. In this article I will review some free antivirus solutions. I’ll assess the three major criteria – reliability, resource consumption, and ease of use (usability).

6 tips to work effectively in Windows 8.1

Tips and tricks using Windows 8.1. Some of the new features are definitely not intuitive; you may never find them if you don’t read about them or happen across them accidently. Also, there were features that might have been familiar to Windows 8 users that have been modified in 8.1.

How to disable the password on Windows 8 and 8.1

A common complaint among many users of Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 is, why it should be necessary to enter a password at login, especially when he or she might be the only user. This level of protection seems unneeded. Disabling the login password prompt in Windows 8 and 8.1 is very simple and will […]

5 ways to send large files over the Internet

Sending large files via the internet can be problematic. Most email services have limits on the size of files that can be attached and sent. Of course, there are online file transfer services you can use, but most of these services charge a fee. In this article, we’ll review some large file transfer methods that […]

3 ways to make bootable Windows 8.1 USB flash drive

In these step by step instructions, I will describe the process of creating an installation USB in three different ways. First, I will briefly describe the official way that Microsoft offers and then the other two, which will work if you already have a Windows 8.1 ISO on your computer.

Create Windows 8.1 Installation USB drive