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Microsoft Edge 91 (Vulnerability fixes, Release Notes & Download)

Microsoft Edge Stable has now been updated to address the same security holes as Google Chrome 32. A total of 23 security vulnerabilities have been fixed. Two of the security vulnerabilities are related specifically to Microsoft Edge. CVE-2021-31937 allowed privilege extensions to be bypassed, whereas CVE-2021-31982 allowed security functions to be bypassed. Here is a…

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Fix USB Device Not Recognized In Windows

List of fixes and solutions you can apply to the computer where you are getting USB Device Not Recognized or Device has malfunctioned errors. USB ports and devices are used everywhere. There are multiple USB ports in a computer meaning that you can connect multiple USB devices to your computer. In fact, you can connect…

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How To Close TCP/UDP Ports In Windows 8 For Better Security

Computer network communication works using software ports. Ports are application specific end points 65,535 ports of which 1024 are pre-defined also known as well-known ports. You can learn more about computer ports through this Wiki article. Viruses and hackers use open ports in the Operating System to have illegal access to the system. The simplest…

How To Enable/Disable Metered Connection In Windows 8

Windows 8 has introduced a categorization of Internet connections. Now there are two types of connections: a metered connection and a non-metered connection. A metered connection is the one is charged by the amount of data used (downloaded and uploaded) by the Internet Service Providers. A non-metered connection is the regular connection which does not…

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Why Using Keygens In Windows 8 Is Not A Good Idea

The latest reports from Microsoft suggest that Keygens are the number one threat for Windows 8 and Windows 7 users. The research came in after analyzing the user submitted reports to Microsoft. The reports submitted by users are usually from Microsoft’s own security products like Windows Defender and Microsoft Security Essentials. What are keygens? Keygen…

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Unhide Files And Folders By Single DOS Command

While Windows Explorer is the best file explorer when it comes to browsing files that we have saved on our hard drives, viruses make use of certain properties in Windows Explorer to disable some important functions. These viruses usually come from USB Flash drives and disable the functions like hidden files can’t be unhidden again…

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3 Ways to Enable Remote Desktop Connection In Windows 7

Windows Remote Desktop enables us to connect to our systems remotely through the network or internet. It’s very useful if we are connected to a network and we want to use several computers. We can open the desktops or screens of all the computers and do whatever we want to do. In Windows XP, enabling…

How To Enable/Disable Windows Defender In Windows 8

If you are using Windows 8, most probably you are safe from most of the malware and virus threats because Windows 8 includes a nifty anti-malware called Windows Defender. While Windows Defender may not be the best antivirus software for computer virus protection, it is always better than to be without any security software. Since…

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Four Ways To Insert/Eject CD-ROM Tray In Windows

Inserting or Ejecting CD-ROM in the PC CD-ROM trays is not an easy task especially when the computer is placed under a table. We present four ways to insert/eject CD-ROM tray in Windows automatically without pressing the button on the PC. Most of the times the desktop PCs are located under the tables or in…

4 Ways To Enable Secure Logon (Ctrl + Alt + Del) In Windows 8

Ctrl + Alt + Delete (Also known as three finger salute or secure attention) is a keyboard command which is invoked by pressing Ctrl, Alt and Del keys simultaneously. It was first used by David Bradley, a designer of the original IBM PC, who used it for soft-rebooting the Operating System. Those who remember Windows…