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The safest way to shut down a computer is to select the "shut down" option from the menu bar. This can be found in the start menu of a PC on the bottom left corner of the screen. More »

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To properly shut down your computer using a Windows operating system, click the Start button, and then click the Shutdown option. To shut down an Apple computer, hold the power button for about 1.5 seconds, or go to the ... More »

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According to the official Windows support site, a reason why a computer running Windows will not shut down may be that a device driver or program is interfering with the standard shutdown process. Closing down all progra... More »

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To boot a computer from a USB drive, connect the USB device to the computer, restart the computer, press the F2 key on your keyboard to access the BIOS menu, then locate the boot option. Some computers require you to pre... More »

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To put an icon on your computer desktop, right-click on the file or folder for which you want to create an icon, hover over the Send To option in the drop-down menu, and click on Desktop (Create Shortcut). Alternatively,... More »

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To display Favorites bar in Internet Explorer, open Internet Explorer, open the Tools menu, select Toolbars, and click Favorites Bar. Favorites are hidden by default when Internet Explorer is initially installed. More »

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To retrieve lost bookmarks, undo the action that resulted in the loss by selecting the Undo option from the Organize menu, import the backed up bookmarks from an HTML file if you created one earlier, or rename the existi... More »

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