How to clear the cache on PS5

One of the main ways that the PS5 is so startlingly ‘next-gen’ is due to its state-of-the-art blazing fast SSD that can chew through what would otherwise be agonizing load times. …

How to use a mouse on your iPad

Apple’s iPad has long taken pride in being many things to many people. It’s a cinema screen, an ereader, and a work device, with plenty more utility depending on which apps …

Home theater setup 101: upgrade your home cinema with these simple tricks

A brilliant home theater setup can transform your Saturday nights, letting you experience the magic of the movies from the comfort of your own couch.  Once the preserve of the very …

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How to spot fake Windows 11 downloads

At long last Windows 11 has been released, coming out to rave reviews that praised its fresh new design. However, amid all the excitement, you’ll want to be wary of any …

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How to use virtual desktops in Windows 11

Adding an extra monitor to your computer is one of the best upgrades you can make to help improve productivity, but space (and financial) limitations mean that this is not something …

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How to manage notifications in Windows 11

You almost certainly have a selection of apps installed on your computer, and many of these use notifications to let you know about things.  A news app can alert you to …

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How to manage power options in Windows 11

Microsoft has always given Windows users a good deal of control over how their computer uses power, and this is something that continues with Windows 11.  While managing power consumption may …

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How to reduce distractions in Windows 11 with Focus Assist

Your computer is supposed to be a tool to help you get things done. This might mean getting on with work, playing games, watching movies, writing emails, or just browsing the …

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How to personalize Windows 11

Windows 11 is a great-looking operating system, but that doesn’t mean that its appearance can’t be improved. Out of the box, there is little to complain about, but until you start …

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Windows 11 problems: how to fix the most common issues

If you’re experiencing Windows 11 problems after installing the new operating system, this page should help you get your PC running again. Windows 11 is now available to download (we show …

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How to download Windows 11 ISO for a clean install

When Windows 11 finally launches, we know that most people will most likely be upgrading from Windows 10 – but what if you’re instead looking to do a clean install of …

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How to clean your camera lens: 6 ways to keep your DSLR or phone lens clean

It’s often said that a clean home is a happy home, and that’s definitely the case with camera lenses, too. When you’ve spent a small fortune on the best glass you …

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How to clean a Shark vacuum filter and dust canister

Let’s face it, the majority of us would rather spend our free time doing anything other than household chores, but cleaning the house is something we all have to do. And …