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3 Ways You Can Get Windows 10 For Free After the August 2 Deadline

Aug 2nd 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

3 Ways You Can Get Windows 10 For Free After the August 2 Deadline

On August 2, 2016, Windows 10 will no longer be free for existing Windows users. As it’s always been planned, Microsoft is pulling the promotion after one year. If you already missed the deadline, then you may think it’s too late to download Windows 10 for free. However, we already know of a few ways to still get Windows 10 for free – including some 100% legal ways and a few shady ways.

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3 Fast Facts You Need to Know About the Free Windows 10 Upgrade Offer Coming to an End on July 29

Jul 6th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

3 Fast Facts You Need to Know About the Free Windows 10 Upgrade Offer Coming to an End on July 29

Microsoft’s year-long free upgrade offer for Windows 10 is coming to an end on July 29, 2016. It’s the beginning of some big changes to Microsoft’s flagship operating system. Today, we’re highlighting 3 of the most important ways those changes are likely to affect you. 3) Windows 10 Gets Expensive Windows 10 immediately undergoes an enormous price raise after July 29, when it goes from $

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How to Use Flux to Sleep Better and Fix Computer-Related Eye Problems

Dec 14th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

How to Use Flux to Sleep Better and Fix Computer-Related Eye Problems

I don’t know about you, but I spend a lot of time on the computer – way more time than I should. Sometimes, I’m up early looking at my computer screen or reading emails. Other times, I’m staying up late at night playing video games. I may spend a lot of time on my computer, but thanks to Flux, at least I don’t have eye problems or sleep problems. Flux is a free program you may h

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Top 6 Free Software Tools to Install on Your Brand New PC

Jun 24th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

Top 6 Free Software Tools to Install on Your Brand New PC

There are a number of good software tools in the world today. Some of these software tools are so useful that they should be pre-installed on all copies of Windows. Since we’re not in charge of Microsoft’s decision-making, we can’t pre-install stuff onto Windows. What we can do, however, is tell you which software to install immediately after you install Windows. Without further ado, h

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5 Free PC Tools That Solve Basic Business Needs And Save You Thousands of Dollars

Feb 17th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Every good business owner looks for ways to cut costs within their company. And one of the best ways to cut costs is by using free business tools. 5) Free operating system: Ubuntu Linux Today, the majority of business computers run Windows. Some businesses have switched to Mac OS X, but Windows tends to be the most popular choice for corporate networks. However, a (relatively) new free operat

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Nokia Engineer Reveals Step by Step Guide to Getting Free Windows 8 Metro Apps

Dec 12th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 8 | 0 Comment

Nokia Engineer Reveals Step by Step Guide to Getting Free Windows 8 Metro Apps

Normally, we don’t condone piracy at the Fix My PC Free blog. But there are some cases where piracy deserves to be mentioned. A recent piracy-related blog post by an executive Nokia engineer certainly deserves to be mentioned because it shows users exactly how to get apps from the Windows Store for free while removing in-app advertisements. You might think that this workaround would require i

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Mozilla will no longer support Thunderbird development

Jul 8th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Tweak Internet Settings | 0 Comment

Mozilla will no longer support Thunderbird development

Today, internet users have a number of different options when it comes to email clients. From Gmail to Hotmail to Microsoft Outlook, you don’t hear many people saying “I wish somebody would develop a better email client.” Many people use Thunderbird as their primary email client. Today, those users will have to adjust to a recent announcement by Mozilla, which stated that the web browsing

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5 Hardware Problems You Can Fix With Software

Mar 14th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

5 Hardware Problems You Can Fix With Software

When something goes wrong with your computer’s hardware, you may not want to fix it right away. Hardware problems can be expensive, and unfortunately, if you want to use your PC, then you’re going to have to find a way around them. Today, we’re going to show you how to fix hardware problems using free, easy-to-use software. Obviously, software can’t be used to solve all your hardware pr

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