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For techno types and those who’d like to be more techno-savvy, the YourLifeChoices computer pages is here to assist. On the tutorials page there’s an extensive glossary of techno-terminology, plus loads of information on everything from broadband to spyware. You will also find answers to all your techno questions, as well as valuable information teaching you how to master outlook, install interesting programs or even how to do simple things such as copy and paste!

Clearing your browser history

Clearing your browser history

Clearing your browser history

Increase your privacy and keep your data secure by clearing your browser history and cache.

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Should you leave your computer on?

Should you leave your computer on?

Do you really have to switch off your computer at night?

How to lay low online

How to lay low online

How to lay low online

We share everything online, but location doesn’t have to be one of them.

How to enlarge text on your devices

How to enlarge text on your devices

How to enlarge text on your devices

Find out how to enlarge the screen text on your device and stop straining your ...

Do devices slow down with age?

Do devices slow down with age?

Do devices slow down with age?

There may be a simple reason behind your device slowdown and even a quick fix. ...

Mac

Declutter your computer

How to remove unwanted and unused programs from your home computer.

Start cleaning now

How to make and organise folders

Ryan’s simple guide will teach you how to easily de-clutter your desktop.

Learn how

Best free antivirus for Mac and PC

Protect your Mac or PC for free.

Are you secured?

PC

Security exploits hit Windows users

A number of Windows security vulnerabilities were revealed online last.

Are you safe?

Declutter your computer

How to remove unwanted and unused programs from your home computer.

Start cleaning now

What happens if I don’t eject?

Can you damage your USB devices by unplugging without safely disconnecting?

Tech advice

Computer Tutorials

How to spice up your texts

Here’s how to access and use emojis and GIFs for the most fun over text.

Give it a go!

Addressing the digital inclusion gap

Swinburne University develops a model to build digital literacy among over 60s.

Digital literacy

Stop a program opening on startup

Drew explains how to stop specific programs from loading when your computer turns on.

Speed up your computer

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