The Ten Most Popular Tips of 2014


It’s that time again when people look back and make lists about the events of the past year. I am going to join in with a list of ten tips from 2014 that got the highest ratings from our readers.

Top ten

  1. Fast Way to Troubleshoot Problems in Windows 8 and 8.1
  2. Twelve Really Useful Links You Need to Know to Stay Safe on the Internet
  3. How to Fix a Very Slow Windows 7 Downloads Folder
  4. Why You Have Less Space on Your Hard Drive Than You Thought
  5. Large Collection of Free eBooks from Microsoft
  6. What is “Freeware”?
  7. The Free Tool RKill Can Help Clean a Malware Infected Computer  
  8. Dandy Dozen of Free Windows Programs that I Install on Every New PC
  9. Metadata in Your Files May Reveal Hidden Personal Information You Didn’t Know About
  10. How to Extract Files from Almost Any Kind of Archive

And there you have it - the top ten tips of 2014. Happy holidays to all and have a great New Year!

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This tips section is maintained by Vic Laurie. Vic runs several websites with Windows how-to's, guides, and tutorials, including a site for learning about Windows and the Internet and another with Windows 7 tips.

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