How to format the drive or run a disk check from the command line [windows7/8/8.1] – TechNTrack

External hard drive not available? If you are faced with a situation in which your external hard drive becomes unavailable, this guide will help you to check it for errors / format from the command line (CMD). How to perform disk check, the CMD : Using the menu WinX in Windows 8 (8.1), open a […]

How to Force Google Chrome to Open Link and Pop-Up in New Tab

How to Force Google Chrome to Open Link and Pop-Up in New Tab Occasionally Google Chrome web browser will open links and pop-ups in a new window instead of new tab within the same window with tab containing originating web page. Unlike IE and Firefox which have options that can be set to open pop-ups […]

Firefox Trojan Steals User’s Passwords

Patchy Phisher Forces Firefox to Forego Forgetting Passwords By Andrew Brandt The patch adds a few lines of code, and comments-out other portions of code, that dictate whether Firefox prompts the user to save passwords when he or she logs into a secure site. Before the infection, a default installation of Firefox 3.6.10 would prompt […]

Email Scams and Phishing

It ought to go without saying that one should never believe anything at face value. Especially on the internet. However, the internet is also there to help you. Here’s a few useful website links you might wish to bookmark. As Rogues Gallery of Suspicious e-mails says, “It’s important to know that banks do not send […]

Windows Vista Performance and Tuning

Microsoft has produced a simple and useful guide to help you improve the performance of Vista on your computer. Moreover it’s a free download! Windows Vista Performance and Tuning Overview “Windows Vista and SP1 focus on delivering greater performance and overall system responsiveness by striking a balance between speed and responsiveness. This guide looks at […]

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Tracking down clear and reliable computer support or pc help can sometimes be no more than a few clicks away. The following links represent a good place to start, and we shall be featuring more on the subject of computer troubleshooting, plus the the best way to find the right information to fix your PC […]