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    According to WhatsApp, you can't install and use its instant-messaging service on a Wi-Fi-only iPad or Android tablet. Yes, you can. Here we show you how to use WhatsApp on an iPad or an Android tablet with no 3G or 4G connectivity.

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  • How-Tos: How to fix a corrupt Windows user profile

    If you're getting the "User Profile Service failed the logon" error message, you have a corrupt user profile. Here we show you how to recover from a corrupt user profile by either fixing the problem or creating a new account and transferring your user data across to the new profile.

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    With so many people shopping online now it makes sense to create a web shop to sell your products. In this tutorial we’ll show you how easy it can be to set it up, change the layout, and add your goods.

  • How-Tos: Access PCs from afar with Chrome Remote Desktop

    Thanks to cloud services like Dropbox, Google Drive, and OneDrive it's pretty easy to access your files from anywhere. Even so, there are still times when you need remote access to your desktop while on the go.

  • How-Tos: How to change the voice on your Android phone

    Changing the voice used for navigation on an Android phone from robotic to something more natural is easy, but buried in the menus.

  • How-Tos: How to turn off Sticky Keys

    When you hit one of your keyboard’s Shift keys five times in a row, a pop-up will ask if you want to enable Sticky Keys. Here’s how to turn off Sticky Keys when you’ve accidentally (or intentionally) enabled it.

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    QuickShare is adware and it probably got installed on your computer when you installed or updated some other software. Here's how to remove QuickShare.

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