Tips & How-To

Here are collections of tips, tricks and tutorials to help you get the most out of your laptop or tablet.

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How to Use Outlook 2013 Like a Pro

Though the latest version of Outlook is from Office 2016, many people still use the older, Outlook 2013 and have no plans to upgrade. Moving up to a newer version of Office costs money and the older s...

How to Use Windows 10

Windows 10 is the most powerful operating system that Microsoft has ever made, but it's also the most complex. While the user interface is extremely intuitive, you'll have to dig a little deeper to cu...

Dell XPS 13 User Guide

One of our favorite laptops, the Dell XPS 13 offers strong performance and long battery life in an incredibly compact design with a gorgeous Infinity display. We gave this 2.6-pound, 13-inch laptop an...

How to Use Microsoft Outlook Like a Pro

Once you learn the basics of Microsoft Outlook, it will be easy to send emails, schedule meetings and organize your to-do list. With our tips and tricks, you can make Outlook more than useful — yo...

How to Use Google Docs Like a Pro

For many individuals and businesses, Google Docs is the word processing application of choice. Using the cloud-based productivity app's main features is dead simple, but if you want to maximize your e...

How to Use Microsoft Word Like a Pro

Microsoft Word is many people's go-to text editor, but you can do so much more with the program than just typing documents and term papers. With our tips, tricks and tutorials, you'll learn how to use...

How to Use Safari Browser

Apple's Safari browser is the pre-loaded default on all of the company's desktop and mobile devices, making it the most important application on MacBooks, iPads and iPhones. Safari offers great perfor...

Mac to PC Guide: How to Make the Switch

There are plenty of reasons to switch OS X to Windows. You may be coveting the nearly borderless displays on the Dell XPS 13 notebook, or perhaps you're intrigued by the prospect of getting the same W...

How to Use Cortana in Windows 10

Windows 10 is mostly intuitive, especially if you're upgrading from Windows 7 or 8.1, but everyone will probably need some help understanding one of the operating system's flagship features: the Cort...

How to Use Chrome Browser

Google’s Chrome has become one of the most popular web browsers thanks to its library of extensions that provide extra functionality. It’s often one of the first programs users download when they ...