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Back Up E-mails In Outlook Express

This article describes how to back up your Outlook Express e-mail files and how to retrieve them later.

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Change Display Settings And Text Size

This article explains how to change your display settings to make text easier to read, increase the quality of graphics or choose a new appearance for your desktop.

Update Windows

Microsoft regularly releases free downloads that help fix security problems with Windows, Internet Explorer and other software including Office. This guide explains how you can get these important updates.

The Best Free Software

This article features information about Open Source software that can be downloaded for free, and can be used as an alternative to expensive commercial programs.

Common Problems

A list of common computer problems and solutions. Categories include Virus and Spyware, Browsing the Web, E-mail, Windows and Programs.

Create Documents In Microsoft Word

A beginners guide to using Microsoft Word to create documents and work with text and graphics.

Install ZoneAlarm Firewall

Installing a good Firewall such as ZoneAlarm is essential to protect your PC online and prevent programs from accessing the Internet without your permission.

Organize Your Files, Folders and Shortcuts

This article explains how to work with files, folders and shortcuts in Windows.


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Open compressed files

In Windows XP, open compressed Zip files by double-clicking them. Click and drag the files inside out to another folder or the Desktop to extract them.

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Microsoft Word allows you to easily create good-looking documents for printing or sharing.

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