Some files can be too big to be quickly transferred across the Internet or between PCs. This guide describes how to use the WinZip program to compress files for easier transfer and storage.
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This guide explains Spam and Phishing, how to avoid junk mail in your e-mail account and how to protect yourself from malicious spammers.
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A list of common computer problems and solutions. Categories include Virus and Spyware, Browsing the Web, E-mail, Windows and Programs.
This article describes how to tidy up unnecessary files to gain more disk space and help Windows run better.
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.
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Web video is hugely popular thanks to broadband and sites like YouTube. This guide explains how to find and watch videos online.
A list of links to useful web site creation tools.
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Alter music speed
In Windows Media Player, click the View menu then Enhancements and Play Speed Settings. Move the slider to speed up or slow down a song.
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