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Your Backup Resolutions: Five Strategies to Back Up Your Data, Now

Learn how to get perspective and the technology you need to put yourself on the path to smoother backups.

How to Set Up a Cross-Platform Network

Your business--and the computers that power it--may have started with an idea that popped into your head while you sat in front of your laptop, freeloading off of the local coffee shop's wireless network. But you can't work out of the Java Hut forever.

Scott Spanbauer

Is a Mac Right For You?

A growing number of entrepreneurs are deciding a Mac is the right computer for them.

Computer Problems Got You Stranded?

Here's how to find emergency care for your ailing laptop.

Heather Clancy

When Is Vista not Vista? When It's Mojave!

Microsoft resorts to subterfuge to get people to try Windows Vista, as Steve Bass recently found. Plus, tips for Outlook and Windows passwords.

Steve Bass

Troubleshoot Your Boot-Up and Shutdown Problems

Does your PC hang, complain, or flat-out blue-screen when you start it up or shut it down? PC World's Lincoln Spector has answers to readers' most perplexing boot and shutdown questions.

Lincoln Spector

How to Buy a Motherboard

Whether you're building a new PC or overhauling an old one, a new motherboard is the place to start. Here's our advice for choosing the right one.

David Kanter

Desktop Linux Face-Off: Ubuntu 8.04 vs. Fedora 9

New versions of two of the world's biggest Linux distributions have hit the street. How do they match up?

How to Build a Superfast, Superquiet PC, Part 1

The older I get, the less tolerance I have for noisy PCs. So my new desktop computer had to be quiet, not just fast. Oh, and I needed it to be affordable, too.

PC World

Five Smart Fixes for Dumb PC Annoyances

Say good-bye to annoying red (and yellow) Windows warnings, stop USB device problems, replace your Clipboard, and Webify your mail.

Steve Bass

Five Quick Fixes for Internet Connection Hang-Ups

Dead Net connection? Use the power of the Windows command prompt to get back online fast.

Michael S. Lasky

Integrate Macs Into Your Business

Even the most fervent PC enthusiast has to admit that Apple is on a roll. Riding on the coattails of the iPod's dominance and the iPhone's cachet, sales of the company's Macintosh personal computers are rising.

Rik Myslewski