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Microsoft Might Have a Home Run!

This might just be what puts a spring back into Internet Explorer - getting rid of it. Yes, I know, before everyone gets heartbroken, they only dropped the name. For a while, they were calling it Spartan, and there was a lot of rumor stating that Spartan would be the official name. Alas, Microsoft got a little "creative" and in turn called it "Microsoft Edge".

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I want to block Facebook on my child's computer

So the day has come where your child has grown up enough to realize what Facebook is. Your heart starts beating a bit faster, and you feel a tiny sweat forming on the palms of your hands. You knew this would come up sooner or later. But why so soon? You can't help but think "Does my child really need to be on Facebook?"

Take a deep breath, count to ten, and relax - you can do something about it!

The first approach is easy, but you need to make sure you have administrative access to the computer. With said credentials in mind, try the following:

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Backing Up Windows 7

So here's the scenario: You have a brand new computer which you just bought (or got provided as a present - we hope) and want to ensure that years from now, you will still be able to use it. There's several things you can do to ensure this happens:

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