Changing the Page Size of a Book Layout

How do I change the page size for a print-on-demand book layout

Finding Your Roots

Use your computer to trace your family tree.

Taking Control of Windows Activity Sounds

My computer makes all these annoying noises while I’m surfing the Internet. Is there a way I can get it to shut up?

Customizing Your Desktop

Change the default desktop options to get more work done.

Working with Program Shortcuts

Learn what does (and does not) happen when you delete a shortcut.

How to Move the My Documents Folder

Can I move the My Documents folder to a different drive?

Turning off Balloon Tips in Windows XP

How can I turn off the Windows XP message pop-ups?

Restoring Missing Menu Items in Microsoft Word

When menu items disappear, find out how to put them back.

Disabling Automatic Hyperlinks in Microsoft Word

How can I keep Word from turning e-mail addresses into hyperlinks?

How to Open DOCX Files

Learn how you can open newer versions of MS Word files with older versions of Word.