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Summary: See all the steps for solving tech problems or just getting more out of What you're using. Whether it's a computer tip, tweaks and tricks for your DVR, or ways to get more out of your smartphone, you'll find it in CNET How to. Each video is helpfully rated easy, medium, difficult or supergeek. All CNET video podcasts are available in standard and high definition. This standard definition feed is playable on your iPod/iPhone.

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 How to: Turn a Windows 8 PC into a hot spot | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 121

Microsoft removed the ability to create ad-hoc networks in the most recent version of Windows. If you're still looking for a way to share your computer's Internet connection with your mobile device, Sharon Vaknin has a solution.

 How to: Calibrate your TV by eye | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 213

Fine-tuning your TV's settings doesn't have to be expensive or time-consuming. With these simple tips, you can make any TV more pleasing to your eye in a matter of minutes.

 How to: Make a video game console patchbay | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 202

Stephen Beacham demonstrates how you can wire old and new video game systems into one television and have all your classic games ready to play in the blink of a patch.

 How to: Boost battery life on Windows Phone 8 | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 156

Don't get caught with a dying battery when you need your phone most. Sharon Vaknin shows you some settings that will make your charge last longer.

 How to: Win her heart on Valentine's Day | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 310

Guys, don't let another Valentine's Day pass you by. From Wi-Fi-connected light bulbs that set the mood, to an easy DIY gift that'll have her beaming, Sharon Vaknin's got the tips to make February 14 a day your significant other will never forget.

 How to: Add wireless charging to the Samsung Galaxy S3 | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 353

Why plug in your phone to charge when you can just set it down and forget it? Sharon Vaknin shows you how to transplant parts from the Palm Pixi into your S3 in this tricky tutorial.

 First Look: Office 2013 keeps you connected everywhere | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 212

Microsoft's new Office 365 Home Premium is out today and with a redesigned interface, upgrades to all the core apps, and excellent cloud connectivity, you'll be able to work from anywhere.

 How to: Get started with Vine | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 0

Twitter's new video app lets users create 6-second videos with simple sharing in mind. Sharon Vaknin shows you how easy it is to start posting your mini movies.

 How to: Netflix tips and tricks | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 248

From better recommendations to Rotten Tomatoes integration, get more out of your Netflix subscription with these valuable tips and tricks.

 How to: Get started with Facebook Graph Search | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 211

Graph Search is an entirely new way to explore people, places, photos, and interests. Sharon Vaknin shows you how to navigate the new feature -- and maybe even land a date.

 How to: Set up your new iPad | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 299

Set up your new iPad with some great tips from Scott Stein.

 How to integrate Facebook Messenger directly into Firefox | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 107

You can now get your Facebook Messenger sidebar to show up in Firefox, no matter what site you're checking out. Here's how.

 How to: Bring the Start menu back to Windows 8 | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 108

If you've made the move to Windows 8, but miss the convenience of that little button down in the corner of the screen, Sharon Vaknin has a solution that will have you singing "Start Me Up" once again.

 How to: Best Windows 8 keyboard shortcuts | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 166

New users may have trouble navigating their way through the Windows 8 interface, especially without using a touch screen. Sharon Vaknin shows you how to find your way around with the keyboard instead.

 How to: Run Windows 8 desktop on a second monitor | File Type: video/mp4 | Duration: 117

Not sure if you prefer Windows 8 in Desktop or Metro view? With an external monitor you can use both at the same time. CNET's Donald Bell shows you how.


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