Chris Merriman
How to fix the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) error in Windows 11
A screenshot of the Blue Screen of Death error in Microsoft Windows 11
Microsoft Windows

How to fix the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) error in Windows 11

Encountering Windows' dreaded BSOD error is never fun, but it's possible to diagnose the problem with a few simple steps
2 Dec 2021
How to boot Windows 11 in Safe Mode
Screenshot of Windows 11's recovery settings menu
Microsoft Windows

How to boot Windows 11 in Safe Mode

Unless you’re a complete Windows 11 novice, you’ll have come across Safe Mode before - but what exactly is it, and how do you access it in Windows 11?
1 Dec 2021
Brother MFC-J4540DW review: Office-quality printing at home
A photograph of the Brother MFC-J4540DW
Hardware

Brother MFC-J4540DW review: Office-quality printing at home

An inkjet MFP for home-based staff that shows promise in a new category
22 Oct 2021
How to find RAM speed, size and type
A close-up shot of RAM installed on a socket of a motherboard
Laptops

How to find RAM speed, size and type

If you want to upgrade your PC's memory, you need to know what you already have
17 Sep 2021
Canon PIXMA GM2050 Inkjet Monochrome Printer review: Less is more
A photograph of the Canon PIXMA GM2050 Inkjet Monochrome Printer
peripherals

Canon PIXMA GM2050 Inkjet Monochrome Printer review: Less is more

A stripped down solution for reliable black and white printing
8 Jul 2021
How to connect one, two or more monitors to your laptop
The USB-C cable resting beside a USB-C port on a laptop
Laptops

How to connect one, two or more monitors to your laptop

The definitive guide to hooking up multiple monitors to your laptop
25 Feb 2021
How to reset your iPhone passcode
Mobile

How to reset your iPhone passcode

Our helpful guide to getting past the awkward problem of forgetting your phone's passcode
24 Jun 2020
The autopsy of Windows 7
Windows 7 logo in orange
Microsoft Windows

The autopsy of Windows 7

Report of a postmortem examination
29 Feb 2020
WD My Cloud Pro PR2100: A solid and capable SOHO NAS drive
network attached storage (NAS)

WD My Cloud Pro PR2100: A solid and capable SOHO NAS drive

A reliable new entry to the stalwart range, but file transfer speeds are still not as fast as other brands
26 Apr 2018
TP-Link TL-SG1016D 16-Port Unmanaged Gigabit Switch
Network & Internet

TP-Link TL-SG1016D 16-Port Unmanaged Gigabit Switch

A trusted model that now represents a reliable budget buy
31 Jan 2018
Adata SC660H review
solid state storage (SSD)

Adata SC660H review

Lighter than its rivals and a fraction of the price of other 3D-NAND equipped drives, Adata offers incredible value for money
19 Jan 2018
G-Technology Slim SSD USB-C review
solid state storage (SSD)

G-Technology Slim SSD USB-C review

Designed with Apple in mind, but worthy of consideration for Windows users too
18 Jan 2018
WD My Passport SSD review
solid state storage (SSD)

WD My Passport SSD review

An impressive basic device that utilises flash to reduce size and increase speed
18 Jan 2018