How to Get Rid of Teams on Windows 11

If Microsoft Teams is getting on your nerves in Windows 11—popping up when you log in, always running in the background, or launching when you click the “Chat” taskbar icon—here’s…

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Microsoft Patched 887 Known Vulnerabilities in 2021

Valery Brozhinsky/Shutterstock The final Patch Tuesday of 2021 has arrived, and with it, Microsoft has fixed its 887 CVE-assigned vulnerability. As impressive as that is, there will be a never-ending stream…

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How to Quickly Transfer Photos from iPhone to Windows 11

If you want to transfer photos and videos from your iPhone to your Windows 11 PC, the quickest and easiest way is to plug your phone in and perform an…

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Windows 11 Is Breaking Because Microsoft Forgot Something

We’ve all made mistakes. But when a company like Microsoft screws up, the results can be catastrophic. It turns out, Microsoft made a huge blunder that’s causing Windows 11 apps…

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How to Install Windows 11 on an Unsupported PC

diy13/Shutterstock.com Windows 11 has strict system requirements, but there are ways around them. For example, it requires at least an 8th-generation Intel, AMD Zen 2, or Qualcomm 7 or 8…

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How to Show Notification Badges on Taskbar Icons in Windows 11

In Windows 11, taskbar icons can include tiny red notification badges that show the number of unread messages in an app. By default, this might be disabled. Here’s how to…

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How to Choose When Windows 10 Turns Off Your Screen

Microsoft Leaving your computer screen on for extended periods of time wastes power—and, on a laptop, battery life. Thankfully, Windows 10 makes it super easy to decide how long the…

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How to Fix “Start, Taskbar, and Action Center” Accent Color Grayed Out on Windows 10

Beginning with the October 2020 update, Windows 10 defaults to a light theme that prevents you from setting an accent color for your Start menu, taskbar, and action center. You…

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Why Does Windows Want to Format My Mac Drives?

Have you ever plugged a native Mac drive into a Windows 10 PC? If you do, you’ll see a scary-looking message asking you to format the disk. Why does Windows…

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