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Get the latest how-to technology articles from TechSpectacle’s experts. We dig deep into tips, tricks, hacks and advice on your tech and gadgets.

Formatting a laptop

How To Format a Laptop

Sometimes when your laptop is running really slow or you encounter critical errors, the easiest thing to do is format your laptop. Find out how!

Razer Mouse

How to Change Your Mouse DPI

Changing your mouse DPI is a must if you regularly play games, specifically FPS ones. Don’t put yourself at a disadvantage by not changing it.

Clean a PC mousepad

How to Clean a PC Mouse Pad

Dirt and grime can build up and eventually starts to affect the movement of your mouse on your mouse pad. Find out the quickest ways to clean it, fast.

laptop with internal harman kardon speakers

How to Make Laptop Speakers Louder

Laptop internal speakers can be quite powerful.. if you can unlock their potential. Find out how to make default laptop speakers louder with our tips.

how to disable a laptop keyboard

How to Disable a Laptop Keyboard

Sometimes your keyboard might break or a key might be stuck. Or, you simply want to add an external keyboard. We show the quickest way to disable your k/b.

Cleaning a laptop screen with a microfibre cloth

How to Clean a Laptop Screen

There is a right way to clean your laptop screen.. and a wrong way that will leave streaky marks and make it look worse. Find out the best way in this post!

6 Reasons Why Your Laptop is Slow!

6 Reasons Why Your Laptop is Slow

There’s nothing more frustrating than a slow laptop. We outline 6 of the most common reasons your laptop might be running slow and how to fix it!

cleaning laptop keyboard with cloth

How to Clean a Laptop Keyboard

Laptop keyboard inevitably get dirty. There’s no way around it! We outline the quickest and easiest way to clean your keyboard fast.

Using a Windows laptop as a monitor

How to Use Your Laptop as a Monitor

Multiple monitors have been proven to improve productivity. Once you start using two, you can’t go back to one! Find out how set it up quick and easily.

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How to Right Click Without a Mouse

If you ever end up in a situation where you’re without a mouse, you need to know how to work without one. Find out how with our quick how-to guide!