<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2373.png" />Since Microsoft has enabled POP3 for their email you can now check your @hotmail.com, @msn.com or @live.com accounts from email clients other than Microsoft's. Previously we looked at adding Hotmail to your Gmail account, and now we will show you how to do it in Thunderbird.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2362.png" />Have you ever wanted to read your Hotmail from inside your Gmail account? Today we'll show you how to both send and receive using your @hotmail.com, @msn.com or @live.com email addresses, but from within Gmail instead.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2357.png" />One of the biggest annoyances in Windows XP is waiting for what seems an eternity while it shuts down, so we have a couple of registry tweaks to help force Windows to shut down more quickly.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/OfficeMenu2007-thumb.png" />Using the new Ribbon feature in Office 2007 takes time to learn...time you don't have because projects are stacking up. Today we will look at UBitMenu, a utility that puts the familiar Office 2003 menu into the 2007 ribbon.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/ConvertToWord-thumb.png" />Most of us know easy ways to turn a Word or other text document into a PDF, but what if we need to convert a PDF to Word? Today we will take a look at some methods to turn a PDF document into a Word or other text document.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/fences-thumbs.png" />Do you have a messy desktop full of icons and shortcuts and looking for a way to organize them? Today we will take a look at a solution from Stardock called Fences, which organizes your icons into groups for a more efficient desktop.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/secunia-thumb.png" />How many times have you been to a website only to find out you don't have the correct version of Flash or Shockwave, or received a document or file that will not work with the current version of software you have installed?
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/openofficeegg-thumb.png" />Finding an Easter egg in movies is usually a cool thing, but finding them in software is even cooler. Today we will look at the hidden game in the Open Office Spreadsheet program Calc.
<img src="/geekers/up/ComicBook-thumb.png" />Reading and organizing a comic book collection on your computer is efficient and a lot of fun. Today we will look at a couple of free applications that allow you to read your favorite comic books on your computer.
<img src="/geekers/up/kidzui-thumb.png" />A great tool to help you keep your kids safe online is KidZui, a kid-themed browser that boasts over 1 million kid friendly websites, photos, and videos. Today we'll take a tour through how it works.