CHOICE Computer index


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25 uses for an old PC (report) Mar/Apr 2011

A   Start of index

A3 - printing A3 on multiple sheets (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2010
Access granted - managing your passwords (tutorial) May/Jun 2008
ActiveX controls Nov/Dec 2005
Add or remove software Sep/Oct 2005 , Sep/Oct 2008
Add some extras - browser add-ons (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2009
Add-Ons - browser add-ons (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2009
Add-ons for browsers (report) May/Jun 2011
Address Book - backing up an Outlook Express address book (tutorial) May/Jun 2007
Admin versus user - managing user accounts (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2007
ADSL
  • average prices Nov/Dec 2005 , May/Jun 2006 , Jan/Feb 2007
  • broadband May/Jun 2006
  • network set-up May/Jun 2005
  • routers (test) May/Jun 2005
  • security Nov/Dec 2006
Ajax for Windows Mar/Apr 2008
All-in-one desktopsAll-in-one printers (test) Mar/Apr 2007
All-in-one security
  • test Mar/Apr 2006 , May/Jun 2006 , Mar/Apr 2007
All-rounder laptops (test) Nov/Dec 2011
Amplifiers - unpowered, for smartphones (test) Jul/Aug 2013
Analog-digital conversion (report) Sep/Oct 2012
Analogue goes digital - converting analog to digital (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2006
Anonymous
  • being anonymous online (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2007
  • maintaining privacy online (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2009
Anti-virus - Security suites (test) May/Jun 2010
Antivirus software (test) Mar/Apr 2005
Anti-virus software (test) May/Jun 2014
App roundup: free productivity programs (report) May/Jun 2014
Apple
  • App Store, review Jul/Aug 2009
  • Bento, review Nov/Dec 2008
  • dock tips May/Jun 2005
  • iPhone 3GS, review Sep/Oct 2009
  • iPhone GPS applications Nov/Dec 2009
  • iPhone GPS applications (test) Jul/Aug 2010
  • MacBook Air, review Jul/Aug 2008
  • Macintosh Tiger, review Sep/Oct 2005
  • MobileMe Jan/Feb 2009
Apple Ebook pricing (report) Nov/Dec 2013
Apple iPad 2 (first look) May/Jun 2011
ASUS Eee Pad Transformer TF101 (first look) Jul/Aug 2011
Asus Transformer Book T100 - First look Mar/Apr 2013
Asus Transformer T100 review (first look) Mar/Apr 2014
Attachments
  • attaching files to email (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2006
  • making email picture attachments smaller (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2011
Auction
  • how to win (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2006
  • scams Nov/Dec 2006
Audiobooks, review May/Jun 2008
Automating Word Sep/Oct 2005
Award for best magazine - IT Journalism Award 2010 May/Jun 2010

B   Start of index

Backup
  • backing up (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2009
  • how to with WinBackup Jul/Aug 2005
  • software packages (test) May/Jun 2005 , Jan/Feb 2008 , May/Jun 2011
Backup basics - backing up data with XP (test) Jan/Feb 2008
Backup software (test) May/Jun 2012
Ban that spam - installing a spam filter Jan/Feb 2009
Battle of the consoles (report) May/Jun 2014
Bay watch - winning eBay auctions (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2006
Behind your PC - PC connections (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2006
Best magazine - IT Journalism Awards 2011 Jul/Aug 2011
Big mother is watching - Vista parental controls (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2007
Bitcoin and virtual currency (report) Jul/Aug 2014
BitTorrent Mar/Apr 2005
Blog - how to create a video blog (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2011
Blog it up - creating a blog (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2008
Blogging (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2013
Blogs Mar/Apr 2008
Bluetooth Jul/Aug 2006
  • headsets (test) Jul/Aug 2007
Board games in the modern age (report) Jul/Aug 2014
Boot Camp - Boot Camp run windows on a mac (tutorial) May/Jun 2010
Brainstorming and journaling (report) Jul/Aug 2013
Bridge the Mac and Windows divide - Boot Camp run windows on a mac (tutorial) May/Jun 2010
BroadbandBroadband on the go - wireless broadband (test) Nov/Dec 2010
Broader Security - 25 security suites (test) Mar/Apr 2011
Browse without borders - Shopping online overseas (report) Jan/Feb 2013
Browser Add-Ons
  • report May/Jun 2011
  • browser add-ons (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2009
Browser cookies (report) May/Jun 2013
Browser tools Nov/Dec 2005
Browsers (test) Jan/Feb 2010
Browsing
  • being anonymous online (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2007
  • maintaining privacy online (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2009
Budget laptop review (test) May/Jun 2014
Build a better browser - add-ons for browsers (report) May/Jun 2011
Build a forum online - setting up an online forum (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2010
Build your own website - Report and tutorial (report) Jan/Feb 2012
Bundles - phone and internet May/Jun 2007
Burners, DVD
  • test Nov/Dec 2005
  • Blu-ray, review Nov/Dec 2008
Buying
  • a computer Nov/Dec 2005 , Jan/Feb 2006 , Mar/Apr 2007
  • vs leasing Mar/Apr 2005
  • wine online Jul/Aug 2007
Buying guide

C   Start of index

Calibration - monitors (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2011
Call centres Jul/Aug 2006
Camera - setting up a security camera (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2008
Cameras, digital May/Jun 2005
Car navigation (test) Sep/Oct 2006
CardsCash for trash - using eBay (tutorial) May/Jun 2008
CC technology reliability survey - 2010 (report) Nov/Dec 2010
CD & DVD repair kits Nov/Dec 2007
CD durability Jul/Aug 2005
CDMA shutdown May/Jun 2007
CDs
  • burning CDs from iTunes (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2006
  • converting CDs to mp3 (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2008
Chair - computer chairs May/Jun 2005
Champage service or hot air? - ISP satisfaction survey 2011 (report) Nov/Dec 2011
Charts - creating graphs and charts in excel (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2007
Checklist - checklist for a new computer (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2006
Child safety online Jan/Feb 2006
ChristmasChristmas gadgets Nov/Dec 2007
Chromebooks - First look (report) Jul/Aug 2013
Chumby, review Mar/Apr 2009
Clean up your PC - cleaning your system (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2009
Cleaning
  • cleaning your keyboard (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2010
  • cleaning your PC (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2007
  • optimising your PC (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2008
Cleaning up - de-cluttering your computer (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2010
Cloud backup - Putting your life back up in the cloud (test) Jul/Aug 2014
Cloud storage
  • test Jan/Feb 2012 , Mar/Apr 2014
  • with Dropbox (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2012
Codec unpacking - managing codecs (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2007
Codecs, installation Jan/Feb 2007
Colour MFPsColour printers - multi-function lasers (test) Sep/Oct 2011
Coming clean - optimising your PC (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2008
CompactFlash, prices Mar/Apr 2005
Compressed - using compressed files (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2007
Computer
  • buying, desktops Jan/Feb 2006 , Mar/Apr 2007
  • buying, laptops Mar/Apr 2005 , Sep/Oct 2005
  • checklist (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2006
  • connections (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2006
  • etiquette May/Jun 2006
  • laptop all-rounders (test) May/Jun 2010
  • maintenance Nov/Dec 2007 , Sep/Oct 2008
  • recycling Mar/Apr 2006 , May/Jun 2006
  • reliability Nov/Dec 2006
  • reliability survey Jan/Feb 2009
  • retailers, survey Nov/Dec 2005
  • small desktop computers (test) Mar/Apr 2010
  • upgrades Sep/Oct 2006
Computer user groups (report) Mar/Apr 2010
ComputersConsoles - Xbox One, PS4, Wii U (report) May/Jun 2014
Consumer Electronics Show - Las Vegas (online) Mar/Apr 2012
Controls - Vista parental controls (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2007
Convertible computing (test) Sep/Oct 2013
Copyright - digital rights management (DRM) and copyright (report) Nov/Dec 2010
Copyright law - Fair use (report) Nov/Dec 2013
Copyright protection Sep/Oct 2006
Counterfeit products Jul/Aug 2006
Create a family tree (tutorial) May/Jun 2012
Cutting down to size - making email picture attachments smaller (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2011
Cyber-campaigning Sep/Oct 2006
Cyberclean cleaning gel (first look) May/Jun 2011

D   Start of index

Delete your digital footprint (report) Jan/Feb 2014
Dell XPS 15z (first look) Sep/Oct 2011
DesktopDesktop computersDesktop monitorsDesktops - all in one (test) Sep/Oct 2012
Digital - organising digital photos (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2010
Digital cameras May/Jun 2005
  • test Jul/Aug 2006 , Sep/Oct 2007
  • reliability Jan/Feb 2007
Digital photos
  • hosting Jan/Feb 2006
  • improvements (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2006
  • kiosks Jul/Aug 2005
  • recovery (tutorial) May/Jun 2006
  • resizing Mar/Apr 2005
Digital rights Sep/Oct 2006 Disc jargon May/Jun 2007
Disc-o inferno - burning CDs from iTunes (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2006
Disk - adding a second hard-drive or TV tuner (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2006
Disk Drives - setting a fixed location for external drives (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2010
Docks, photo printer (test) May/Jun 2005
Download accelerator review Sep/Oct 2007
Drive - adding a second hard-drive or TV tuner (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2006
Drive of a lifetime - External hard drives 3TB+ (report) Jan/Feb 2013
Drives, externalDRM - digital rights management (DRM) and copyright (report) Nov/Dec 2010
Dropbox (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2012
Dual - running two operating systems (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2008
Dual band wireless routers (test) Mar/Apr 2012
DVD
  • Blu-ray, review Nov/Dec 2008
  • burners (test) Nov/Dec 2005
  • change regions Nov/Dec 2006
  • converting from VHS May/Jun 2008
  • creation May/Jun 2005
  • durability Jul/Aug 2005
  • transfer DVD content to other media (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2009
DVDs - playing DVDs from other regions (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2006
Dye-sublimation printers May/Jun 2005

E   Start of index

Earth to desktop - using Google Earth (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2006
Easter eggs Mar/Apr 2014
Ebay
  • auctions (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2006
  • how to May/Jun 2008
  • using eBay (tutorial) May/Jun 2008
  • winning eBay auctions (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2006
Ebook readersEbooks - create and publish your own (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2012
Educational software Jul/Aug 2006
Eee PC, review Mar/Apr 2008
Electronic program guide Jul/Aug 2005
Email
  • attaching files to email (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2006
  • attachments (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2006
  • etiquette May/Jun 2006
  • scams Nov/Dec 2008
  • transferring email (tutorial) May/Jun 2009
Email picture attachments - how to make them smaller (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2011
Energy consumption May/Jun 2008
Entertainment, wireless May/Jun 2005
Envelopes, labels and discs, oh my! - printing envelopes and labels (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2006
Erase - securely wipe a disk drive (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2011
E-readers (test) Sep/Oct 2012
Ergonomic devices (test) Sep/Oct 2009
Essential software (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2006
Ethernet over power (test) Mar/Apr 2007
E-wallets (test) Jan/Feb 2013
E-wasteE-waste and your environmental footprint (report) Jan/Feb 2014
Excel, how to Jul/Aug 2007
Excellent charts - creating graphs and charts in excel (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2007
Explorer - customising Windows Explorer (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2010
External - setting a fixed location for external drives (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2010
External hard drivesExternal hard-drives - 2TB (test) Jul/Aug 2010

F   Start of index

Family History - tracing family history (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2008
Family history research (report) May/Jun 2012
Family Tree - tracing family history (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2008
Family tree softwareFashion fix - making your own T-shirts (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2008
Features for all the family - all-rounder laptops (test) Nov/Dec 2011
Feed - RSS and news feeds (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2010
Feed me updates - RSS feeds (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2006
Feed me video - setting up a security camera (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2008
Festive fun - making your own Christmas cards (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2008
File sharing May/Jun 2005
Files - saving files (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2006
Filters - internet filter (test) Jan/Feb 2008
Find and replace - lesser know features of Word (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2011
Find your family tree - tracing family history (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2008
Finders, keepers - finding files (all os) (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2009
Firmware updates - updating firmware (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2006
Forget your passwords - KeePass and passwords (tutorial) May/Jun 2010
Forum - setting up an online forum (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2010
Found in translation - learning a foreign language (tutorial) May/Jun 2008
Fraud prevention Mar/Apr 2006
Free image editors (test) Jan/Feb 2014
Free software Sep/Oct 2007
  • report May/Jun 2010
  • No-cost computing (report) Jul/Aug 2014

G   Start of index

Galaxy - Samsung tablet (first look) Mar/Apr 2011
Game consolesGames consoles (test) Nov/Dec 2013
Genealogy - family tree software (test) Mar/Apr 2010
Genealogy software (test) Nov/Dec 2006
Get podding - making your own podcast (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2007
Get your point across - creating a powerpoint presentation (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2007
Give your drive a home - setting a fixed location for external drives (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2010
Global roaming - Using your phone overseas (report) Jan/Feb 2013
Gmail - using Gmail (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2006
Gmailing your correspondence - setting up Gmail for multiple addresses (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2010
Going paperlessGoogle
  • Chrome, review Nov/Dec 2008
  • Earth Nov/Dec 2006 , May/Jun 2009
  • Gmail (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2006
Google Earth - using Google Earth (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2006
Google gets personal - Google+ review and tutorial (report) Nov/Dec 2011
Google Redirect Virus - removal (tutorial) May/Jun 2011
Google+ - review and tutorial (report) Nov/Dec 2011
GPS apps, iPhone (test) Jul/Aug 2010
GPS receivers (test) Sep/Oct 2006
Graphics cards, installing Mar/Apr 2005
Graphs - creating graphs and charts in excel (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2007
Greeting - making greeting cards in word (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2007
Greeting cards Mar/Apr 2007
GuideG-whiz it's Gmail - using Gmail (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2006

H   Start of index

Handbrake - setting up a media hub (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2011
Handy companions - small laptops (test) Mar/Apr 2011
Hard Drive
  • adding a second hard-drive or TV tuner (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2006
  • setting a fixed location for external drives (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2010
Hard drives
  • test Jan/Feb 2012
  • 2TB (test) Jul/Aug 2010
  • external (test) Mar/Apr 2006
  • installation Sep/Oct 2006
Hard-drivesHave files, will travel - migrating to Vista (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2007
HD webcams (test) Nov/Dec 2011
HDTV for your PC - digital TV tuners for your PC (test) Nov/Dec 2010
Help from home - volunteer computing (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2009
Hey presto - recovering photos and data (tutorial) May/Jun 2006
Hide and geek - being anonymous online (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2007
High definition
  • HD-DVD vs Blu-ray Nov/Dec 2007
  • media hubs (test) Jul/Aug 2009
  • projectors (test) Nov/Dec 2008
  • TV Jan/Feb 2007
High-definition monitors - 22",24" (test) Jan/Feb 2010
Home automation
  • report Nov/Dec 2011
  • tutorial Nov/Dec 2011
Home networking (report) Jul/Aug 2010
Home networking entertainment
  • setup May/Jun 2005
  • wireless routers (test) May/Jun 2005 , Jul/Aug 2008
  • wireless, setup May/Jun 2005
Home theatre projectors
  • test Nov/Dec 2008
  • update May/Jun 2007
Homeplug AV Mar/Apr 2008
Hotspot hotshot - accessing Wi-Fi hotspots (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2007
Hulu - Blocked in Australia Jul/Aug 2014
Hybrid laptops (test) Sep/Oct 2013

I   Start of index

I compute, ergo I am - creating a healthier workspace (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2009
iBooks and iTunes (report) Jul/Aug 2012
Ink refills (test) Jan/Feb 2011
Inkjet printers (test) Jul/Aug 2005
Install a virtual machine - running two operating systems (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2008
Install Ubuntu Linux - installing Linux (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2008
InternetInternet filters (test) Jan/Feb 2008
Internet smartcams (test) Jul/Aug 2013
ioSafe - fireproof storage Sep/Oct 2010
iPad - first look Mar/Apr 2010
iPad 2 (first look) May/Jun 2011
iPad Air and Mini Retina - First look Jan/Feb 2014
iPhone - GPS apps (test) Jul/Aug 2010
iPod
  • accessories May/Jun 2006
  • video, review Jan/Feb 2006
  • warranties Sep/Oct 2005
iRig and Amplitube (report) Jan/Feb 2011
ISPItunes - burning CDs from iTunes (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2006
iTunes, how to burn Sep/Oct 2006

J, K   Start of index

Keep everybody informed - creating newsletters (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2007
Keep in touch - backing up an Outlook Express address book (tutorial) May/Jun 2007
KeePass - KeePass and passwords (tutorial) May/Jun 2010
Keyboard, review Mar/Apr 2007 Keys to a clean PC - cleaning your keyboard (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2010
Kids’ safety online Jan/Feb 2006
Kingston Mobilelite Wireless - First look Nov/Dec 2013

L   Start of index

Labels - printing envelopes and labels (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2006
Language - learning a foreign language (tutorial) May/Jun 2008
LaptopsLaptops buying guide (report) Mar/Apr 2011
Laser colour printers
  • test Jul/Aug 2005 , Nov/Dec 2009
  • multi-function (test) Sep/Oct 2011
Laser mice Jul/Aug 2006
Laser printers (test) Sep/Oct 2007
Laurel Papworth - interview Nov/Dec 2008
LCD monitors
  • test Mar/Apr 2005 , May/Jun 2006
  • calibrate Sep/Oct 2008
  • troubleshooting Sep/Oct 2005
Learning languages online May/Jun 2008
Leasing computers Mar/Apr 2005
LibreOffice - office suite (first look) Sep/Oct 2011
Licence agreements Jul/Aug 2007
Lights, webcam, action - HD webcams (test) Nov/Dec 2011
Linux
  • drivers Sep/Oct 2005
  • guide Mar/Apr 2008
  • installing Mar/Apr 2008
  • installing Linux (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2008
  • Switching to (report) Sep/Oct 2013
  • Ubuntu 8.04 review Jul/Aug 2008
  • Ubuntu Netbook Remix Jul/Aug 2009
Looking good - calibrating your monitor (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2008

M   Start of index

Mac
  • App Store, review Jul/Aug 2009
  • Automator May/Jun 2007
  • Bento, review Nov/Dec 2008
  • dock tips May/Jun 2005
  • Finder Jan/Feb 2006
  • iMac, review Sep/Oct 2006
  • iPhone 3GS, review Sep/Oct 2009
  • iPhone GPS applications Nov/Dec 2009
  • MacBook Air, review Jul/Aug 2008
  • MobileMe Jan/Feb 2009
  • products Mar/Apr 2005
  • security Jan/Feb 2007
  • smart mailboxes Nov/Dec 2007
  • software Mar/Apr 2005
  • Tiger, review Sep/Oct 2005
  • Time Capsule Jul/Aug 2008
  • Widgets Jul/Aug 2006
Mac or PC? - whether to choose a Mac Sep/Oct 2007
Macros in Word Sep/Oct 2005
Make and publish iBooks (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2012
Make home movies - Movie Maker (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2010
Make room, make room - adding a second hard-drive or TV tuner (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2006
Make the most of Firefox tabs - Tab Mix Plus extension (tutorial) May/Jun 2011
Make the most of your monitor - calibration (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2011
Make your own movie magic - create a video blog (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2011
Make your own screensaver - making a screensaver (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2010
Makerbot Replicator 2 - First look Jan/Feb 2014
Manage user accounts (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2011
Manage your money (report) Sep/Oct 2011
Master your money - personal finance (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2011
Media Centre, review Mar/Apr 2006
Media hub - set-up with Handbrake (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2011
Media hubsMedia hubs, HD (test) Jul/Aug 2009
Media player software (test) Jan/Feb 2007
Media streaming - Hulu blocked in Australia Jul/Aug 2014
Memory - adding PC memory (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2007
Memory installation Mar/Apr 2007
Memory, compact flash Mar/Apr 2005
Message manners May/Jun 2006
Microsoft
  • validation Mar/Apr 2005
  • Windows 7, preview Mar/Apr 2009
  • Xbox 360 (test) Nov/Dec 2007
Microsoft surface with Windows RT - First look (report) Jan/Feb 2013
Migrate - migrating to Vista (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2007
Migrate contacts (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2012
Migrating to Windows 7
  • tutorial Jul/Aug 2011
  • Windows Easy Transfer (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2009
Miro - Plangarden and Miro Jul/Aug 2009
Mobile money managers (report) Jan/Feb 2014
Mobile phone networks May/Jun 2007
Mobile phone virus Nov/Dec 2005
Mobile phones - smartphone data usage, charges (report) Jan/Feb 2010
Monitor - calibrating your monitor (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2008
MonitorsMother's Day tech guide Jul/Aug 2014
Motion slickness - game consoles and natural-movement controls (report) Nov/Dec 2010
Movie - Movie Maker (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2010
Movies on your digicam May/Jun 2005
Movies to go - transfer DVD content to other media (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2009
Mp3 - converting CDs to mp3 (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2008
MP3 importing Mar/Apr 2008
Multi Function Printers - colour lasers (test) Sep/Oct 2011
Multi-function printers
  • test May/Jun 2005 , Mar/Apr 2007 , Mar/Apr 2009 , Sep/Oct 2010
Multifunction printers - colour (test) Jul/Aug 2012
Multi-function printers - Colour (report) Mar/Apr 2013
Multimedia laptops (test) Jul/Aug 2008
MusicMusic gone digital - converting CDs to mp3 (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2008
Music to their ears - making and publishing a podcast (tutorial) May/Jun 2009

N   Start of index

NAS - network attached storage (test) May/Jun 2011
National Broadband Network (report) Jul/Aug 2013
NetbooksNetwork - securing your wireless network (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2008
Network attached storage (test) May/Jun 2011
Networking
  • report Jul/Aug 2010
  • home entertainment May/Jun 2005
  • over power May/Jun 2007
  • social media (report) Sep/Oct 2010
  • wireless routers (test) May/Jun 2005
New computer essentials - checklist for a new computer (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2006
New tech guide - Mother's Day tech guide Jul/Aug 2014
News - RSS and news feeds (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2010
News feeds (report) Jul/Aug 2010
Newsletter - creating newsletters (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2007
Newsletters, how to Sep/Oct 2007
Next G May/Jun 2007
Nintendo Wii
  • test Nov/Dec 2007
  • review May/Jun 2007 , Sep/Oct 2008
Nintendo Wii U review (first look) May/Jun 2014
Notebook
  • test May/Jun 2006 , Jul/Aug 2007 , Jul/Aug 2008
  • buying guide Mar/Apr 2005 , Sep/Oct 2006
  • ultraportable (test) Nov/Dec 2008

O   Start of index

Oculus Rift VR headset - First look Nov/Dec 2013
Office comes to the iPad (first look) May/Jun 2014
Office software (test) Sep/Oct 2005
OffiSync, review Sep/Oct 2009
Old dog, new tricks - customising Windows Explorer (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2010
Old PC - 25 uses (report) Mar/Apr 2011
On cloud nine - cloud storage (report) Jan/Feb 2012
Online
  • campaigning Sep/Oct 2006
  • child safety Jan/Feb 2006
  • comparison shopping May/Jun 2007
  • free software Sep/Oct 2007
  • identity theft Sep/Oct 2007
  • movie downloads Nov/Dec 2007
  • music stores Jan/Feb 2006 , Jul/Aug 2007
  • office suites May/Jun 2009
  • safety Jan/Feb 2006
  • setting up an online forum (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2010
  • shopping survey Mar/Apr 2006
  • tracking May/Jun 2013
  • wine buying Jul/Aug 2007
Online backup - Putting your life back up in the cloud (test) Jul/Aug 2014
Online journals Jul/Aug 2005
Online learning (report) Mar/Apr 2013
Online privacy Sep/Oct 2009 Online Purchasing - purchasing online Sep/Oct 2009
Online search - the price of free search (report) Mar/Apr 2012
Online shoppingOnline storage
  • test Jan/Feb 2010
  • report Jan/Feb 2012
  • test Mar/Apr 2014
Online tracking (report) May/Jun 2013
Optical disc durability Jul/Aug 2005
Optical disc guide Mar/Apr 2007
Optimal opticals - calibrating a theatre projector (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2008
Optimise - optimising your PC (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2008
Outlook address book May/Jun 2007
Outlook Express - backing up an Outlook Express address book (tutorial) May/Jun 2007

P   Start of index

Paper cuts - Going paperless (report) Mar/Apr 2013
Paper shredders (test) Mar/Apr 2014
Parallels for Mac and iPad - First look Nov/Dec 2013
Parental - Vista parental controls (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2007
Parental controls Jul/Aug 2007
  • tutorial Jan/Feb 2011
Parrot AR.drone - First look (report) Jan/Feb 2013
Password
  • KeePass and passwords (tutorial) May/Jun 2010
  • managing your passwords (tutorial) May/Jun 2008
  • safeguarding your passwords (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2006
Password managers review (test) Mar/Apr 2014
Passwords May/Jun 2008
PCPC maintenance Nov/Dec 2007 , Sep/Oct 2008
PC upgrades Sep/Oct 2005
PCsPeer-to-peer software Mar/Apr 2005
Phone - using Skype (tutorial) May/Jun 2007
Phone calls on computer Jul/Aug 2006
Phones - smartphone data usage, charges (report) Jan/Feb 2010
Photo
  • editing software Jan/Feb 2009
  • hosting sites Jan/Feb 2006
  • kiosks Jul/Aug 2005
  • resizing Mar/Apr 2005
  • tips (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2006
Photo book services (test) May/Jun 2013
Photo management software (test) May/Jun 2011
Photo scanners (test) Nov/Dec 2012
PhotosPicture perfect - creating online photo albums (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2008
Plangarden - Plangarden and Miro (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2009
PlayStation 4 review (first look) Mar/Apr 2014
Podcast
  • making and publishing a podcast (tutorial) May/Jun 2009
  • making your own podcast (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2007
Podcasting - downloading podcasts (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2006
Podcasts
  • tutorial Mar/Apr 2006 , Mar/Apr 2007
Polished performer - cleaning your PC (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2007
Pop-up be gone - preventing pop-ups (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2009
Portable document scanners (report) Mar/Apr 2013
Portable hard drivesPortable programs May/Jun 2007
  • software on a USB (tutorial) May/Jun 2007
Portable storagePower packs - setting up a UPS May/Jun 2009
Powerline communication May/Jun 2007
Powerline networking (test) Sep/Oct 2011
Powerpoint - creating a powerpoint presentation (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2007
PowerPoint, presentation Nov/Dec 2007
Presentation software (test) Sep/Oct 2005
Pricing comparisons, international May/Jun 2008
Print a better web page - printing web pages (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2010
Print from your phone (tutorial) May/Jun 2011
Printer - sharing a printer over a network (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2009
Printers
  • colour lasers (test) Jul/Aug 2005 , Nov/Dec 2009
  • colour MFPs (test) Jul/Aug 2012
  • Colour MFPs (report) Mar/Apr 2013
  • docks (test) May/Jun 2005
  • inkjets (test) Jul/Aug 2005 , Sep/Oct 2005 , Sep/Oct 2006
  • laser (test) Sep/Oct 2007
  • multi-function (test) May/Jun 2005 , Mar/Apr 2007 , Mar/Apr 2009 , Mar/Apr 2010 , Sep/Oct 2010
  • multi-function colour lasers (test) Sep/Oct 2011
  • t-shirt transfers Mar/Apr 2008
Printing at large - printing A3 on multiple sheets (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2010
Privacy - maintaining privacy online (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2009
Privacy in social media (report) Nov/Dec 2012
Productivity apps - journaling and brainstorming (report) Jul/Aug 2013
Projector - calibrating a theatre projector (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2008
Projectors
  • test May/Jun 2007 , Nov/Dec 2008
Puppetry of the PC - remote control a PC (report) Mar/Apr 2012
Purchasing - purchasing online Sep/Oct 2009

Q   Start of index

Quick reference guide - Windows shortcut keys Jan/Feb 2011

R   Start of index

RAM, how to add Mar/Apr 2007
RAMping up your PC - adding PC memory (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2007
Raspberry Pi - First look (report) Sep/Oct 2013
Read all about it - RSS feeds (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2008
Reading security certificates Jul/Aug 2005
Rebates May/Jun 2005
Recipe software (test) Jul/Aug 2005
Recover - recovering photos and data (tutorial) May/Jun 2006
Recover lost files - undeleting programs (tutorial) May/Jun 2010
RecyclingRecycling computers Mar/Apr 2006
Region Encoding - playing DVDs from other regions (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2006
Registry cleaners (test) Nov/Dec 2006
Reliability surveyRemote control a PC - report and tutorial (report) Mar/Apr 2012
Remote controls (test) May/Jun 2006
Remove a malware suite (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2011
Removing programs Sep/Oct 2005 , Sep/Oct 2008
Renting or buying a computer Mar/Apr 2005
Research on the web Jul/Aug 2007
Restore - system restore (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2007
Restoring files (tutorial) May/Jun 2006
Retail computer buying Nov/Dec 2005
Rise of the eReader - eBook readers (test) Jan/Feb 2011
Router - setting up a Wi-Fi router (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2010
Routers
  • dual band wireless (test) Mar/Apr 2012
  • VOIP Jan/Feb 2009
  • wireless (test) May/Jun 2005 , Jul/Aug 2008
Routers, wireless - wireless (test) Jul/Aug 2010
RSS
  • how to read feeds Jul/Aug 2008
  • RSS and news feeds (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2010
  • RSS feeds (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2006 , Jul/Aug 2008
  • software (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2006
RSS news feeds (report) Jul/Aug 2010
Rules of attachment - attaching files to email (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2006
Running to schedule - waking a computer to run a task (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2010

S   Start of index

Samsung Galaxy tablet (first look) Mar/Apr 2011
Satisfaction survey - ISPs, 2013 (report) Nov/Dec 2013
Save money with your computer Jul/Aug 2009
Save Stream and Share - network attached storage (test) May/Jun 2011
Save your dollars - Plangarden and Miro (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2009
Save your e-stuff - backing up (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2009
Saving files
  • tutorial Jul/Aug 2006
  • saving files (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2006
Saving grace - backup software (test) May/Jun 2011
Scams, email Nov/Dec 2008
Scanners - Portable (report) Mar/Apr 2013
Screensaver - making a screensaver (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2010
Seagate Wireless Plus - first look (report) May/Jun 2013
SearchSearch software Nov/Dec 2005
Search tools - Alternatives to Windows Search (report) Jan/Feb 2013
Secure browsing (report) Jul/Aug 2012
Securely wipe a drive (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2011
SecureSpot, review May/Jun 2008
Security May/Jun 2007
  • captchas Sep/Oct 2006
  • certificates Jul/Aug 2005
  • email scams Nov/Dec 2008
  • passwords (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2006
  • software (test) Mar/Apr 2005 , Jul/Aug 2005 , Mar/Apr 2006 , Mar/Apr 2007 , Mar/Apr 2008 , Jul/Aug 2009
  • spam filtering software (test) Jan/Feb 2009
  • wireless, how to set Jul/Aug 2008
Security Camera - setting up a security camera (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2008
Security software review - Anti-virus (test) May/Jun 2014
Security suitesSet a restore point - system restore (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2007
Set up a wireless router - setting up a Wi-Fi router (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2010
Sharing your printer - sharing a printer over a network (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2009
Shield your surfing - maintaining privacy online (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2009
Shop, ship and save with safety - purchasing online Sep/Oct 2009
Shopping - comparison shopping sites May/Jun 2007
Shopping onlineShortcuts - Windows shortcut keys Jan/Feb 2011
Skype - using Skype (tutorial) May/Jun 2007
Skype, how to use May/Jun 2007
Slide and photo scanners (test) Nov/Dec 2012
Smart cams - internet cameras (report) Jul/Aug 2013
Smarter homes - home automation tutorial (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2011
Smartphone - unpowered amplifiers (test) Jul/Aug 2013
SmartphonesSnap better shots - improving digital photos (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2006
Social media / social networking (report) Sep/Oct 2010
Social Network - how to social network (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2009
SoftwareSoftware Easter eggs Mar/Apr 2014
Sony PlayStation 3 (test) Nov/Dec 2007
Sort out your digital snaps - organising digital photos (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2010
Spam - installing a spam filter Jan/Feb 2009
Spam filtering software (test) Jan/Feb 2009
Speaker systems May/Jun 2008
Speakers - wireless (test) Jul/Aug 2012
Speech to text Jan/Feb 2007
Spreadsheets
  • test Sep/Oct 2005
  • how to use Jul/Aug 2007
Spring cleaning - de-cluttering your computer (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2010
Spruce up your XP - to look more like Windows 7 (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2011
Spyware - spotting spyware (tutorial) May/Jun 2006
Spyware, how to spot (tutorial) May/Jun 2006
Stay in the loop - RSS and news feeds (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2010
Stay in touch online - how to social network (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2009
SteadyState - Microsoft tool Jan/Feb 2008
Storage
  • 500GB drives (test) Jan/Feb 2008
  • adding a second hard-drive or TV tuner (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2006
  • cloud (report) Jan/Feb 2012
  • fireproof storage Sep/Oct 2010
  • online (test) Jan/Feb 2010
  • portable drives (test) Mar/Apr 2012
  • setting a fixed location for external drives (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2010
Storage options - pros and cons of different media Jan/Feb 2008
Streaming music (report) Sep/Oct 2013
Surge protectors (test) May/Jun 2009
SurveySurvey 2013 - ISP satisfaction (report) Nov/Dec 2013
Switching to Linux (report) Sep/Oct 2013
System Restore - system restore (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2007
System restore, how to Jul/Aug 2007

T   Start of index

Tab Mix Plus - extension for Firefox (tutorial) May/Jun 2011
Tablet appsTablet computers (test) Mar/Apr 2012
Tablets (test) Nov/Dec 2012
Tablets take over - tablet computers (test) Jul/Aug 2011
Talk's cheap - using Skype (tutorial) May/Jun 2007
Tanks for the memories - photo management software (test) May/Jun 2011
Tech 21 impact protection - First look Nov/Dec 2013
Tech reliability survey (report) Nov/Dec 2012
Television to go - watching TV on your PC (test) Sep/Oct 2008
Templates in Word Sep/Oct 2005
The home of tomorrow, today - home automation (report) Nov/Dec 2011
The perils of password protection - safeguarding your passwords (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2006
The Pi's the limit - First look (report) Sep/Oct 2013
The real cost of ink - ink refills (test) Jan/Feb 2011
Theatre Projector - calibrating a theatre projector (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2008
Thin and light laptops (test) Nov/Dec 2013
Thin end of the wedge - thin and light laptops (test) Nov/Dec 2012
Tiger, Mac OS X - review Sep/Oct 2005
Timer - waking a computer to run a task (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2010
Tools of the trade - Mother's Day tech guide Jul/Aug 2014
Top 10 tips for Word - getting more out of Word (tutorial) May/Jun 2006
Tough enough to travel - USB flash drives (test) Jan/Feb 2011
Transfer - transfer DVD content to other media (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2009
Transfer email - transferring email (tutorial) May/Jun 2009
Travel sites, online Nov/Dec 2005
T-shirts - making your own T-shirts (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2008
TV
  • guide, electronic Jul/Aug 2005
  • set up, computer Sep/Oct 2008
  • watching TV on your PC (test) Sep/Oct 2008
TV on the net - Video streaming (report) Sep/Oct 2013
TV Tuner - adding a second hard-drive or TV tuner (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2006
TV tunersTwitter (tutorial) Mar/Apr 2012

U   Start of index

Ultrabooks - and other thin laptops (test) Nov/Dec 2012
Ultraportable computers (test) Jul/Aug 2012
Undelete - undeleting programs (tutorial) May/Jun 2010
Uninterruptible power supply (test) May/Jun 2009
Universal remotes (test) May/Jun 2006
Unpowered smartphone amplifiers (test) Jul/Aug 2013
Update - updating firmware (tutorial) Jan/Feb 2006
Upgrades Sep/Oct 2005 , Sep/Oct 2006
Upgrading graphics cards Mar/Apr 2005
Upgrading to Windows 8 (report) May/Jun 2013
UpMini 3D printer Mar/Apr 2013
UPS - setting up a UPS (tutorial) May/Jun 2009
USB
  • hubs (test) Sep/Oct 2006
  • keys (test) Jan/Feb 2006 , Jul/Aug 2009
  • keys, review Mar/Apr 2005
  • software on a USB (tutorial) May/Jun 2007
  • TV tuners (test) Sep/Oct 2008
USB flash drivesUser Account - managing user accounts (tutorial) Sep/Oct 2007
User accounts Sep/Oct 2007
User groups (report) Mar/Apr 2010

V   Start of index

VCD creation May/Jun 2005
Video blog - how to create (tutorial) Nov/Dec 2011
Video editing software
  • test Jan/Feb 2006 , May/Jun 2007
  • review Jan/Feb 2009
Video on the internet Jan/Feb 2007
Video player software (test) Jan/Feb 2007
Video streaming - TV on the net (report) Sep/Oct 2013
Videos on your digicam May/Jun 2005
Viewsonic viewpad (first look) May/Jun 2011
Vinyl to disc (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2006
Virtual - running two operating systems (tutorial) Jul/Aug 2008
Virtual machine, how to Jul/Aug 2008
Virtual worlds Sep/Oct 2007
Virtualisation Jul/Aug 2008
Virus protection
  • software, test Mar/Apr 2005 , Jul/Aug 2005 , Mar/Apr 2006 , May/Jun 2006 , Mar/Apr 2007
Vista - tutorial Sep/Oct 2007
Vista migration
  • how to Sep/Oct 2007
  • review Jan/Feb 2007
Vista, review Jan/Feb 2007
VoIP
  • and naked DSL Jan/Feb 2009
  • how to Jul/Aug 2006
  • routers, test Jan/Feb 2009
  • using Skype, tutorial May/Jun 2007
  • VoIP services explained, report Mar/Apr 2014
Volunteer - tutorial Mar/Apr 2009
Volunteer computing Mar/Apr 2009

W   Start of index

Wake - tutorial Sep/Oct 2010
Web browsers - test Jan/Feb 2010
Web page how to get Nov/Dec 2006
Web search - report Mar/Apr 2012
Web searching secrets - tutorial Jan/Feb 2010
Web TV grows up - report Jul/Aug 2011
Web TV series - report Sep/Oct 2013
WebcamsWebmail services - test Jul/Aug 2005
Web-Page - tutorial Sep/Oct 2010
Website - report Jan/Feb 2012
Website ownership Sep/Oct 2006
Wheel of fortune - test Nov/Dec 2012
Widescreen monitors - test Sep/Oct 2012
Wi-Fi
  • accessing Wi-Fi hotspots, tutorial Jan/Feb 2007
  • setting up a Wi-Fi router, tutorial Jul/Aug 2010
Wiki - tutorial Jul/Aug 2011
Wild searching - tutorial Mar/Apr 2011
Windows - report May/Jun 2014
Windows 7 - tutorial Nov/Dec 2009
Windows 7, preview Mar/Apr 2009
Windows 8Windows Explorer - tutorial Nov/Dec 2010
Windows Genuine Advantage Mar/Apr 2005
Windows Media Center Mar/Apr 2006
Windows recovery / repair - tutorial Sep/Oct 2013
Windows shortcut keys Jan/Feb 2011
Windows XP - tutorial Mar/Apr 2011
Wine websites Jul/Aug 2007
Wiping your drive clean - tutorial Jan/Feb 2014
Wireless
  • 802.11n Jul/Aug 2007
  • security, how to Jul/Aug 2008
Wireless broadband - test Nov/Dec 2010
Wireless routers
  • test Jul/Aug 2010 , Nov/Dec 2013
  • dual band, test Mar/Apr 2012
Wireless security - tutorial Jul/Aug 2008
Wireless speakers - test Jul/Aug 2012
Word
  • automating tutorial Sep/Oct 2005
  • getting more out of Word, tutorial May/Jun 2006
  • greeting cards Mar/Apr 2007
  • print envelopes Nov/Dec 2006
  • tips, tutorial May/Jun 2006
Word processors - test Sep/Oct 2005
Wordy greetings - tutorial Mar/Apr 2007
Workspace - tutorial Sep/Oct 2009

X   Start of index

XP - tutorial Mar/Apr 2011

Y, Z   Start of index

Zip to it - tutorial Sep/Oct 2007
Zone home - tutorial Nov/Dec 2006

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