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Lance Whitney


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Recent articles by Lance:

How to fix common printing problems in Microsoft Excel

Printing Microsoft Excel spreadsheets can be tricky, but you can avoid most printing problems by following these tips. → Read More

How to use and control the Search tool in Windows 10

You can now customize the Search tool through its own dedicated settings page in the Windows 10 May 2019 Update. → Read More

How to control updates in Windows 10

Windows updates can be intrusive--here's how to better manage them. → Read More

84% of US employees have never heard of GDPR

A survey of corporate employees by insider threat management company ObserveIT reveals a greater understanding of privacy laws in the UK than in the US. → Read More

How to Protect Your Privacy in Windows 10

You can review and control your privacy settings and data in Windows 10 and Microsoft's online Privacy Dashboard.This is your security and privacy guide for Windows 10. → Read More

How to protect your network against security flaws in Microsoft's NTLM protocol

Vulnerabilities in NTLM recently discovered by security provider Preempt could allow attackers to remotely execute malicious code on any Windows machine or authenticate to any web server that supports Windows Integrated Authentication. → Read More

How to use Design Ideas to spruce up your PowerPoint presentations

The Ideas tools in PowerPoint can help you redesign your presentation and find the right images. → Read More

How to manage Microsoft Office with Group Policy

You can control all the key Microsoft Office settings with Group Policy. Here's how to get started. → Read More

How to resolve Office problems with the Microsoft Support and Recovery Assistant

Microsoft offers a tool that can help troubleshoot certain issues with Office. Here's how to use the Support and Recovery Assistant. → Read More

How to protect your organization against modular malware

Modular malware attacks have surged since the start of 2019, according to Barracuda Networks. → Read More

How to protect your customers' personal identifiable information

Personal identifiable information (PII) was the leading type of data breach in 2018, accounting for 97% of all breaches, according to a ForgeRock report. → Read More

How to protect your organization's online data: 5 tips

The wrong use of SMB, FTP, and other file storage technologies exposed 2.3 billion online files globally over the past year, according to a Digital Shadows report. → Read More

How to stop the Windows Insider update from breaking your Windows Sandbox

A Windows Insider update is causing trouble for the new Windows 10 Sandbox feature in the May 2019 Update. Here's how to prevent it or resolve it. → Read More

How to use the Apple Support app to resolve technical problems

If there's a tech issue or glitch with your Apple product, you can use the Apple Support app to find troubleshooting tips and chat with a representative. → Read More

How to Install and Use Firefox on iOS

If you're sick of Safari, start using Firefox on your iPad and iPhone. → Read More

How to change the complexity of your Windows PIN

Learn how to create a Windows PIN with more than four digits. → Read More

How to make and receive Skype calls on the web

You can use Skype via its dedicated website--as long as you have the right browser. Here's how. → Read More

5 Alexa Skills That Can Help You Find a Job

There are several Alexa job-seeking skills that can prepare help you apply and interview. Here's how Alexa can help you find a job. → Read More

How to improve cloud provider security: 4 tips

Many IT pros remain concerned with the risk of data loss and leakage in the cloud, according to a new survey from AlgoSec. → Read More

How to Manage Your Website Passwords With Firefox Lockbox

Firefox Lockbox helps with password management on mobile devices and the web. Here's how to get started with Mozilla's free password manager. → Read More