How-To Geek https://www.howtogeek.com For Geeks, By Geeks Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:40:00 +0000 en-us hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.5 How to Clean and Renovate a Used Model M Keyboard https://www.howtogeek.com/312324/how-to-clean-and-renovate-a-used-model-m-keyboard/ Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:40:00 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=312324

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Geek Trivia: The Largest Butterfly In The U.S. And Canada Is The? https://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/the-largest-butterfly-in-the-us-and-canada-is-the/ Sat, 24 Jun 2017 17:37:01 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=trivia&p=312982

The Largest Butterfly In The U.S. And Canada Is The?

  1. Zebra Longwing
  2. Giant White
  3. Alexandra's Birdwing
  4. Giant Swallowtail

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How to Turn Your iPhone or iPad Into the Ultimate Gaming Machine https://www.howtogeek.com/311964/how-to-turn-your-iphone-or-ipad-into-the-ultimate-gaming-machine/ Sat, 24 Jun 2017 10:40:00 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=311964

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How to Set Apple Maps to Avoid Tolls and Highways https://www.howtogeek.com/312430/how-to-set-apple-maps-to-avoid-tolls-and-highways/ Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:04:00 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=312430

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How Nightstand Mode Works on the Apple Watch https://www.howtogeek.com/311211/how-nightstand-mode-works-on-the-apple-watch/ Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:00:00 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=311211

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Geek Trivia: The Loudest Sound In Recorded History Was The Result Of A? https://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/the-loudest-sound-in-recorded-history-was-the-result-of-a/ Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:37:22 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=trivia&p=312803

The Loudest Sound In Recorded History Was The Result Of A?

  1. Volcanic Explosion
  2. Rock Concert
  3. Sonic Boom
  4. Nuclear Explosion

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How to Force Quit Applications on Your Mac When They’re Not Responding https://www.howtogeek.com/209658/how-to-force-applications-and-processes-to-quit-on-os-x/ Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:13:00 +0000 http://www.howtogeek.com/?p=209658

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How to Delete a Trackr Device From Your Account https://www.howtogeek.com/312326/how-to-delete-a-trackr-device-from-your-account/ Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:34:00 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=312326

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How to Change the Colors of Directories and Files in the ls Command https://www.howtogeek.com/307899/how-to-change-the-colors-of-directories-and-files-in-the-ls-command/ Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:24:00 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=307899

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How to Mirror your Mac, iPhone, or iPad Screen on Your Apple TV https://www.howtogeek.com/213990/how-to-mirror-your-mac-or-ios-screen-to-your-apple-tv/ Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:00:00 +0000 http://www.howtogeek.com/?p=213990

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How to Stop Seeing Twitter’s “Best Tweets” at the Top of Your Timeline https://www.howtogeek.com/311157/how-to-stop-seeing-twitter%e2%80%99s-best-tweets-at-the-top-of-your-timeline/ Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:00:00 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=311157

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How to Always Start Any Browser in Private Browsing Mode https://www.howtogeek.com/137466/how-to-always-start-any-browser-in-private-browsing-mode/ Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:40:00 +0000 http://www.howtogeek.com/?p=137466

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How to Empty the WordPress Trash Using a MySQL Query https://www.howtogeekpro.com/118/how-to-empty-the-wordpress-trash-using-a-mysql-query/ Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:25:22 +0000 https://www.howtogeekpro.com/118/how-to-empty-the-wordpress-trash-using-a-mysql-query/ Over on HTG main we’ve been working on cleaning things up after getting hit with an unexplained 35% drop in Google traffic, and as part of that process we’ve been deleting old posts that we don’t really want around anymore.

The problem is that once you delete hundreds or…

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The Best “Console-Like” Games for iPhone, iPad, and Android https://www.howtogeek.com/310706/the-best-console-like-games-for-iphone-ipad-and-android/ Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:04:00 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=310706

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How to Manage Notifications for the Abode Home Security System https://www.howtogeek.com/312426/how-to-manage-notifications-for-the-abode-home-security-system/ Thu, 22 Jun 2017 19:00:00 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=312426

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Geek Trivia: A Canadian Environmental Group Encouraged People To Bury What In Their Gardens To Test Soil Quality? https://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/a-canadian-environmental-group-encouraged-people-to-bury-what-in-their-gardens-to-test-soil-quality/ Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:37:35 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?post_type=trivia&p=312707

A Canadian Environmental Group Encouraged People To Bury What In Their Gardens To Test Soil Quality?

  1. Cutting Boards
  2. Underwear
  3. Phone Books
  4. #2 Pencils

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What Are mds and mdworker, and Why Are They Running on My Mac? https://www.howtogeek.com/311362/what-are-mds-and-mdworker-and-why-are-they-running-on-my-mac/ Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:13:00 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=311362

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How to Calibrate the Joy-Con Controllers On Your Nintendo Switch https://www.howtogeek.com/311879/how-to-calibrate-the-joy-con-controllers-on-your-nintendo-switch/ Thu, 22 Jun 2017 16:34:00 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=311879

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How (and Why) to Change Your MAC Address on Windows, Linux, and Mac https://www.howtogeek.com/192173/how-and-why-to-change-your-mac-address-on-windows-linux-and-mac/ Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:23:00 +0000 http://www.howtogeek.com/?p=192173

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How to Burn Photo and Video DVDs in Windows 7 (Without Extra Software) https://www.howtogeek.com/howto/5499/create-and-author-dvds-in-windows-7/ Thu, 22 Jun 2017 10:24:00 +0000 http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/5499/create-and-author-dvds-in-windows-7/

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How to Print from a Chromebook https://www.howtogeek.com/311330/how-to-print-from-a-chromebook/ Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:00:00 +0000 https://www.howtogeek.com/?p=311330

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