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  1. Is Your PC Running Slow...?

    Computer Security News
    Version control – v2.0 – dated November 2010 Version control - v2.1 - dated April 2012 - updated SysInternals link Version control – v2.2 – dated March 2014 - general updates, links and additions for Windows 8 Introduction This article is intended to provide you with some hints and tips when...
  2. Microsoft Confirm Windows 8 Release Date

    Windows XP Support
    Microsoft have revealed that Windows 8 will be released on the 26th of October. The declaration was made at the firm's annual sales meeting and was  published on its blog  shortly after. The firm has described the update as the most important redesign of its interface in more than a decade...
  3. Is Linux Really an OS?

    Linux Support
    When someone decides that they want to try out a Linux Distribution and maybe decide to tell their family and friends that they are trying out this amazing free operating system for their computer called ‘Linux’. They might then reply is that just like Windows or MacOS? Well not really. One...
  4. Adding a Calendar to the Clock in Xfce

    Linux Support
    In this tutorial I will show you how to change the standard clock with no calendar function in an Xfce desktop environment to a more functional clock with a calendar that most people will be use to either in a Gnome or KDE environment or even with Microsoft Windows. Your standard clock should...
  5. Ultra light PCs – Cotton Candy and Rasberry Pi

    Hard Drive Support
    It’s been an interesting week for enthusiasts who prefer ultra-compact PCs. FXI Technologies Inc, have recently announced the launch of the  Cotton Candy  ultra-compact PC. Cotton Candy is a PC the size of a USB Thumb Drive, designed to act as a companion for smartphones, tablets and notebooks...
  6. Linux and Manual Partitioning

    Linux Support
    Introduction This is a general tutorial to Linux installation and partitioning and is meant as a guide only. In this guide I will show you how to install and partition a Linux setup when using an Ubuntu based distribution, however this partitioning guide can be used more universally in other...
  7. How to Disable Automatic Restart After an Update in Windows

    Windows XP Support
    One of the really annoying things about automatic updates in Windows is having your computer automatically restart when it has finished. I know that updates are very important, but being able to disable the auto restart is for me one of the first things I do. However, it is important to...
  8. How to Install Ubuntu

    Linux Support
    What you need: A CD burner or DVD burner A blank CD [700mb] or a blank DVD A copy of ImgBurn (Download and Install instructions are found in this article) A copy of Ubuntu (Download and Install instructions are found in this article) Downloads Warning the file size to download Ubuntu is...