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How to run Windows 10 Update

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March 16, 2017
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To make sure PC you are running has all the latest drivers and updates you should run Windows Update. Windows will do this automatically unless you’ve configured it not to. If you need to do it manually please see the following steps: Step 1) – Left click the Windows Start button Step 2) – Left

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How to Re-Install Windows 10 on a Desktop PC

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June 24, 2016

Make sure you back up all of your files before you start the re-installation process.  Place your Windows 10 disc in your PC. Restart your PC and launch the boot menu. Depending on your motherboard you need to keep clicking F12 on a Gigabyte motherboard or F8 on an ASUS motherboard to launch the boot menu. Once

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How to Find Your License Key & Activate Windows 10

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June 24, 2016

Firstly, the license key to Windows is stuck to the side of your PC tower. This is to ensure you don’t lose your activation key. When on your PC, go to your Documents, right click on ‘This PC‘ and click on properties. A window will appear with activation settings – click on ‘Activate Windows‘. Click the

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How to Re-Install Windows 7 on a Desktop PC

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June 7, 2016

Make sure you back up all of your files before you start the re-installation process.  Place your Windows 7 disc in your PC. Restart your PC and launch the boot menu. Depending on your motherboard you need to keep clicking F12 on a Gigabyte motherboard or F8 on an ASUS motherboard to launch the boot menu.

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How to Install Windows 10 on Custom PC

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June 7, 2016

Place the Windows 10 disc in your PC and wait for the PC to start. If the Windows 10 installation doesn’t start automatically, you may need to click any key on the keyboard to start it. It may take a few minutes to boot the installation screen. Once greeted with the installation screen, choose your language, time-zone

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How to Install Windows 7 on Custom PC

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June 7, 2016

Place the Windows 7 disc in your PC and wait for the PC to start. The Windows 7 installation should automatically open. Once open, you will see ‘Windows is loading files…‘ and you just want to wait for that to finish loading. Next you will come to a screen that enables you to change your date/time,

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How to activate Windows 8.1

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February 16, 2016

Windows 8.1 is a lot different when compared to the other iterations of Windows, mostly when you talk about the interface which is designed with touch devices in mind. This is a very interesting operating system, but activating it can be quite troublesome and here is a complete guide on how you can activate it

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How to activate Windows 7

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February 16, 2016

Windows 7 is one of the most popular iterations of this particular operating system, but while you can install it from an image, you will need to activate the installation in order to use it after the first 30 days. In this article we are going to focus on how you can activate Windows 7,

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How to activate Windows 10

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February 10, 2016

Windows 10 is the latest Windows iteration and it does bring in front some interesting benefits over the predecessors. Installing and activating it is similar to the older versions, and you have two options here. Update from a previous edition If you have Windows 7 or 8.1 you still have time until July 2016 to

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How to make a Windows 10 recovery drive

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October 21, 2015

Since Windows 10 is installed mostly via upgrading from the early versions of Windows, the reality is that a lot of things can go wrong during the upgrade or later on, after a few days/weeks. Processes might not be working properly or you will find yourself dealing with a whole lot of problems, and this

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