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6 Tips For Purchasing A PC This Holiday Season

December 16, 2015 by Robert N. Adams

The holidays are rapidly approaching, and some people are probably looking to buy some kind of technology for the gaming enthusiast or geek in their life. But there are just so…

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Enable Data Execution Prevention (DEP) via Group Policy, or BCDedit.exe

July 29, 2015 by Scott Rosenberg

Windows has always had a problem with backwards compatibility. It does too much of it. Windows is made to be easy on the user by default, with minimal security, with…


PSA: Compromised E-mail Can Mean Compromised Everything.

January 6, 2015 by Benjamin Jeanotte

We see it in the news just about every day now. Stories about how some big company had its user-data hacked and stolen, or maybe how fake cell phone towers are…

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Useful Windows DOS commands you should know – Part 2

June 5, 2013 by Rutledge Daugette

Welcome back to Tech Raptor, and to part 2 of our two part series on useful DOS/CMD commands that everyone should know! Today, we’ll be sharing six more useful commands…

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Useful Windows DOS commands you should know – Part 1

May 27, 2013 by Rutledge Daugette

In today’s computing world, everything is done using a Graphical User Interface (GUI), which is perfectly fine. But there are a few instances when knowing a few simple DOS/Command Prompt…

Good File Names

Good file names will increase your productivity

March 27, 2013 by Rutledge Daugette

Whether you are at work or at home, good file names on all of you files are important. Folders will help too, but we can get into that some other…

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Speed up and Clean up your PC!

March 5, 2012 by Rutledge Daugette

Whether or not you may be having issues…such as: Slowness Application and PC issues Internet Browser issues Registry Errors There is an application that can help you clean up and…

PC Decrapifier

Utility: “The PC Decrapifier”

March 2, 2012 by Rutledge Daugette

This is a great tool for PC Techs, or anyone buying a new PC. You know all of the annoying, pointless, software that companies install on new PCs? You know…

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Transfer files faster

January 26, 2012 by Rutledge Daugette

Are you constantly transferring files on your PC, especially large ones? I know most people are transferring large files to and from PC and hard drives now, and the Windows…

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Excellent Anti-Virus for Free

January 26, 2012 by Rutledge Daugette

Need anti-virus? Cheap? Check out “Avast!” Avast! is a free and lightweight antivirus protection software, that works fantastic and boasts: “avast! Free Antivirus is the best virus and spyware protection available.” Avast! Boasts…