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Microsoft Tells Users to Avoid Windows XP Registry Hack that Lets You Continue to Receive Security Updates

Jun 2nd 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

Microsoft Tells Users to Avoid Windows XP Registry Hack that Lets You Continue to Receive Security Updates

A few days ago, we told you about a simple registry hack for Windows XP that would let you continue to receive security updates. Windows XP, of course, was killed in April 2014 by Microsoft and will no longer receive security updates. However, the registry hack we mentioned tricks Microsoft into thinking that your PC uses the same Windows XP software as ATMs and Point of Sale (POS) machines,

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Windows RT Registry Hacked In Order to Improve Surface RT Touch Response

Feb 22nd 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 8 | 0 Comment

Windows RT Registry Hacked In Order to Improve Surface RT Touch Response

When a company makes a touchscreen tablet, you might think that they would make the screen as responsive as the hardware would allow. But it doesn’t look like Microsoft has figured that out yet. Because a member of the XDA Developers Forum recently released a Windows registry hack/tweak that modifies the responsiveness of the Surface RT’s touchscreen. That’s right: all you need to do t

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How to Fix the Windows Registry

Aug 13th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix | 0 Comment

How to Fix the Windows Registry

You’ve probably heard of the Windows Registry. It’s a database of files that exists at the center of your operating system. The registry controls how your operating system and its programs work. It tells your computer how to run and it keeps track of all of the changes made to your computer over time. But when something goes wrong in the registry, it can be bad news for the rest of your com

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Tips to Boost PC Speed and Performance

Apr 2nd 2011 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Computer Help | 0 Comment

Tips to Boost PC Speed and Performance

Does your computer take forever to respond to the simplest of commands? If you are at the end of your rope with slow PC speed and performance, the first step would be to investigate the source of the problem. In some cases speeding your PC can be as straightforward as defragmenting your hard disk while at other times the issue may not be so easily rectified. Checking for External Threats The f

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How Did I Get a Virus?

Mar 18th 2011 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Computer Help Pc Protection | 0 Comment

How Did I Get a Virus?

The Internet age has created a truly global network, but there are downsides to the exposure this brings. The most significant being the seemingly unmitigated virus attacks that most PCs today are prone to. Viruses pose a very real threat, and they may come in the form of harmless looking e-mails to spyware from websites promising valuable services. It is a fact that the widely used e-mail is t

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Does My Computer Have a Virus?

Mar 9th 2011 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Computer Help Pc Protection | 0 Comment

Does My Computer Have a Virus?

One of the most common questions people ask is 'how to speed up my computer'. Users often complain that programs take a long time to load. But the problem may not be just that your PC speed is not exactly top notch. Have you considered the possibility of a computer virus? There are a range of abnormal ways in which your computer may react to a virus, but how do you tell for sure whether or not you

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Why is My Computer So Slow?

Nov 4th 2010 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Quick Fix Quick Fix Tip | 0 Comment

Why is My Computer So Slow?

Computers have become such important resources for all of us. They help us in processing of complex tasks. But, sometimes, these computers develop so many problems due to which they stop performing at the normal pace. So, people suffer from a lack of speed which also affects their own productivity. Although a professional can be called, but sometimes, these people can’t offer the most apt repair

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Speed Up My Computer

Oct 24th 2010 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix Tip | 0 Comment

Speed Up My Computer

People from all occupations and in all age groups are using computers these days. Since computers have become so crucial, any small error in their performance can make you feel tired. One of the main sources, which makes computers show erroneous performance is the low memory. Although one can opt for increasing the RAM of the computer, such problems can again arise. Therefore, the most reliable wa

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PC Computer Repair

Oct 17th 2010 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix | 0 Comment

PC Computer Repair

A PC fix service industry is one of the fast paced markets today. There are several providers which offer affordable and easy solutions in managing and handling basic to complicated computer repair requests. Nonetheless, the market is growing at a fast pace, you can now find a pc computer repair store in your own town and plenty within your own city. In such cases, it'll be a lot more challenging

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PC Repair and Maintenance

Oct 13th 2010 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix Tip | 0 Comment

PC Repair and Maintenance

Although you may be aware of few computer fundamentals, when it comes to a fresh computer installation and configuration, you may find your bit missing. If you have no clue where to begin, do not try it and contact a reputed pc repair and Maintenance Company near your home. By doing so, you not get a working computer; the company will also give a checklist of must-have tools that you should probab

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