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Out of all the parts on your PC, the hard drive is the one most likely to fail. There’s nothing much you can do to prevent hard disk failure. But there are ways to check if you’re at risk. Today, Fix My PC Free is teaching you 3 easy ways to check your hard disk health on Windows. 1) Use the Built-in Windows CHKDSK Tool Windows already has a great hard drive diagnostic tool built into theRead More
Gifs have never been more popular than they are today. Thanks to websites like Buzzfeed, we’ve been conditioned to believe that lengthy YouTube videos are bad and reading articles with long paragraphs is evil. In any case, a gif is a good way to quickly convey a point. Whether you’re trying to make someone laugh or capturing a single entertaining moment in a video, there are plenty of goRead More
Old PCs aren’t like old classic cars: they don’t get more distinguished, elegant, and valuable with age. Instead, old PCs slow down and become virtually useless – especially if you’re trying to run modern software. Are you bad with computers? Don’t know how to fix your computer but still want to enjoy fast speeds and smooth performance? This guide is for you. Today, I’m going toRead More
Did you just get a brand new handset? Want to connect it to your PC to enjoy music and talk to friends online? Here’s how: Step 1) Inspect your PC to find the headphone and microphone jacks Your PC, laptop, or tablet will have headphone/microphone jacks. Your headset has two pieces designed to fit inside these jacks. The headphone jack is colored green while the microphone jack is colorRead More
Want to control your PC games using the PS4 Controller, the DualShock 4? Here’s a quick and easy guide that will show you exactly how to do that. First of all, it’s important to note that Sony has made PC compatibility a major goal of its DualShock 4 controllers. While the Xbox One controllers will supposedly be compatible with PC games at some point in the near future, they don’t currentRead More
If you’re a smart PC user, then you tune up your PC on a regular basis. Tuning up your PC isn’t rocket science and it doesn’t take lots of time. Best of all – you can immediately see the benefits of tuning your PC. But what should you actually do when tuning up your PC? What does “tuning up a PC” actually mean? Today, we’re going to answer those questions and show you 6 specific tRead More
If you’re an internet user like me, then you’ve got like 30 tabs open at any one time. My worst nightmare is when my speakers start making noise when I have 30 tabs open. That means I have to go through each individual tab and look for an automated video player or background music player. It’s annoying and time-consuming. And I know I’m not the only one who gets annoyed by noise-makiRead More