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How to Crack Your Forgotten Windows Password

Here at How-To Geek, we’ve covered many different ways to reset your password for Windows—but what if you can’t reset your password? Or what if you’re using drive encryption that would wipe out your files if you c...

This Pineapple Can Hack Wireless Networks

This is no ordinary pineapple. It can actually hijack people’s wireless connections and get them to use the pineapple to connect to the internet instead of the router they meant to connect to—and then monitor what the...

How to Prevent Yum from Updating the Kernel

When you’re running production servers, the one thing you don’t want to do is upgrade the kernel every time a new update comes out. Why? Because that’s the only Linux update operation that requires a reboot ...

Help Computer Users Remotely with TeamViewer

Before remote software, helping your friends and family with computer problems often meant hours on the phone trying to remember what a menu looked like or where a file was saved. Here we look at helping them remotely with Te...

Screenshot Tour: The New Hotmail Wave 4

Microsoft is in the process of updating the millions of Hotmail accounts to the latest version that runs faster and includes more features than before.  Our account was recently updated, so here’s a tour of the new feature...

How To Make a Private Tumblr Blog

Tumblr is a great service for sharing media and blog posts, but what if you don’t want to share your experiences with the world?  Here’s how to create a private, password-protected blog for your family or business....
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