How to run CHKDSK on Windows 10/11

Hard disks can run into problems. Physical damage to a hard disk is often irreparable but a disk can have software problems and they can be fixed. You may have to use a myriad of tools to fix them, depending on the problem but before you can fix a problem, you will need to diagnose […]

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Do I need to disable anti-virus software before installing Windows 11

An Anti-virus is essential on a Windows system. There are lots of different anti-virus apps that you can choose from. They run on your desktop like any other app but they have much higher read/write privileges than any other app. They’re basically gatekeepers to what can and cannot run on your system. Disable anti-virus software […]

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How to set up FirewallD the easy way on Ubuntu Server

FirewallD is a complex firewall system for Linux operating systems. It ships by default on Fedora and many other Linux OSes, and for a good reason. It is powerful, highly configurable, and secure. But it isn’t great to set up by hand. If you don’t want to fuss around and want to get FirewallD up […]

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