The Microsoft tech support scam

This scam begins with a person calling or emailing you pretending to be a member of “Microsoft Support.” They will try to alarm you by saying your machine is compromised by a virus or other malicious malware. The scammer will … Continue reading

Make Sure Auto Play is working Windows computer

Making sure AutoPlay is set. If AutoPlay is set to take no action when discs are inserted, or if AutoPlay is not enabled, nothing may happen when a disc is inserted. Even though you may want to open discs through … Continue reading

How to switch your Windows 8 log-in to a local account

Using a Microsoft account does have some advantages over using a local account. For example, using a Microsoft account log-in lets you sync your settings across different Windows PCs. You can also use Microsoft’s integrated cloud storage, OneDrive. Downloading apps … Continue reading