Tag: Computer tips and tricks

Where's Windows?

Where's Windows?

About six months ago I bought a Windows 8 laptop (a Toshiba Satellite C855D-13N). I understand that the upgrade to Windows 8.1 is free, available in the Windows Store, but I can't see it. Is it ...

Screen Time

Screen Time

I work in an NHS hospital and use a small-form-factor Dell OptiPlex 755. As this was running slow, a technician recently replaced the hard drive, complete with a fresh image of XP Professional and ...

Lord Of The Ports

Lord Of The Ports

Lord Of The PortsI'm after an Android tablet. It must be a 10" device (I've used 7" and 8" models and found them too small), which narrows down my options somewhat. In keeping the cost below £200 and ...

Derailed

Derailed

To say that I own a PC purely to play Microsoft Train Simulator would be an overstatement, but I have to admit that 90% of my computer time is spent on it. When Windows 8 arrived, I was pleasantly ...