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8 Safe Sites to Discover New Fonts for Windows 10

Getting fonts is easy, but the websites where you can download them are not always reliable. For all you know, font websites can come with viruses and put your computer at risk.  Today we are going to look at some of the more reliable sites where you can download new fonts for Windows 10 safely. […]

How To Install & Run Linux Apps On a Chromebook

Installing and running Linux Apps on your Chromebook expands its capabilities with more productivity tools. This tutorial will explain how to install and run Linux apps as well as offer some suggestions on which to use. If you don’t already know, the latest versions of Chrome OS allow you to install Linux natively without having […]

The Best VBA Guide (For Beginners) You’ll Ever Need

The VBA programming platform that runs throughout nearly all Microsoft Office products is one of the most powerful tools anyone can use to enhance their use of those products. This VBA guide for beginners will show you how to add the Developer menu to your Office application, how to enter the VBA editor window, and […]

How to Factory Reset Amazon Echo Devices

Smart assistants like the Amazon Echo are incredibly useful devices, but they are also potential privacy concerns. When you give away or sell your smart assistant , you can’t just reset it on your phone. You need to perform a hard reset that will completely erase your data, not only to protect your personal information, […]

How Secure Is the Military-Grade AES Encryption Algorithm?

There are plenty of companies that love to claim your data is protected by military-grade encryption. To anyone who is not familiar with tech-savvy jargon, this would sound like an impenetrable vault where your data is never in fear of compromise. After all, if it’s good enough for the military then it must be amazing.  […]

How To Compile Software Packages On Linux

One of the hardest adjustments for users who switch from Windows to Linux is the idea that not every bit of software you want to install is ready-made for you. Unlike Windows users, who (in most cases) get software pre-packaged in an EXE installer or ZIP file, Linux users often have to compile their own […]

A Brave Browser Review: Is It the Next Great Browser?

Brave Browser is a free and open-source browser from Brave Software Inc. released in 2016 and built on top of the Chromium web browser that Google’s own Chrome is based on. Brave was created by the creator of JavaScript and co-founder of the Mozilla Project, Brendan Eich, responsible for today’s Firefox. Though more or less […]

How to Fix Registry Errors in Windows 10

The Windows Registry is a huge database containing configuration settings for programs, hardware, and applications running on your computer. Each time you install a program , its values and keys are embedded in the registry, from where you can configure or perform troubleshooting steps to repair a damaged program. When the registry isn’t maintained properly, […]

HDG Explains: What is the BIOS?

Did you ever see the word BIOS pop up on your screen when starting your computer? Or heard people talk about changing things in the BIOS? But then you never see or hear about it again.  So BIOS is a thing, but we never really see it because it’s located on the motherboard, which is […]

7 Ways To Open An MDB File Without Microsoft Access

So, you’re here because you’re trying to open a file with an “.MDB” file extension, but don’t have a copy of Microsoft Access to reveal its mysteries. Just what is this file format and, for that matter, what’s Microsoft Access? The first question is related to the second, but let’s start with the MDB file […]