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How To Secure That Router - Home Networking

With script kiddie or skiddies sprouting up everyday and with the recent WannaCry ransomware attack which was a worldwide ransomware event, you need to really know how to lock down your router from these incessant fleas (hackers and companies that plant backdoors on consumer routers) that propagate our happy world of networking. We should track them all down and tar and feather these chicken buttholes. But that is for another day - right no...
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How To Stop Tracking / Telemetry In Windows 7, 8x, 10

  With Windows 7, 8x, 10 comes the never ending task of Microsoft and it's attempts to get to know you better. In today's "how to" you will be installing Spybot's Anti-Beacon application which is a small utility designed to block and stop the various tracking (aka telemetry) issues that come with Windows 7, 8x, 10 . This is a small tool that’s free and clean of any adware or spyware and easily installed. It is also from the creat...
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How To Disable The Windows 10 Hidden Keylogger

There are over 400 million computers and/or media devices running Windows 10 and more computers each day are getting this OS (Operating System) installed. But little does the average user know that there is a hidden keylogger in this invasive OS that Microsoft has rolled out. In a serious way this is encroaching on your privacy. And today is the day you will learn how to shut it off and gain some of your privacy back.When I say some - belie...
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How To Check Those Short URLs - Hey Shorty Do I Know You?

You either receive an email with a shortened URL or you see one in an article that you are reading on the internet and a strong suggestion is that you check out where that URL is taking you. You just want to make sure the shortened URL's you find are safe. You don't know what is contained within that shortened URL (Uniform Resource Locator or URI - Uniform Resource Identifier). It could have malware, spyware, or redirect you to an unknown w...
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How To Stop Bitdefender 2017 From Scanning DVD Media

At times when you insert a DVD or USB drive into either your DVD drive or USB port, Bitdefender will relentlessly scan that media for any incessant virus or malware. If this is something that you do not need then today's tutorial will explain in a quick and easy way how to stop Bitdefender from doing this. For all intent and purposes, this tutorial refers to Bitdefender 2017 but is also consistent with earlier versions of teh application. L...
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How To Secure Your Virtual Memory In Windows 10

In the tech world you need to be on top when it comes to security and not only in the tech world but right at home with your own computer systems. There are a mass of various and incessant miscreants who will try as hard as they can to get in and hack your systems. So we need to put effective measures in place to minimize their efforts. Today we are going to deploy a quick security methodology in Windows 10. This is a fast and easy step by ...
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How To Invest In Domain Names And Make A Profit

  This blog post is from experience. I have been in the damain name flipping business for quite sometime and it has been the most fun and lucrative business that I hav ebeen in since I was pulled from the womb. If you have a creative talent and can mix words toi represent a product or service - then this is for you. A keen marketing ability is useful also. This is also a quick and easy way to put some change in your pocket or bank acco...
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How To Create A Secure Password That Cannot Be Figured Out Ever

How do you create a secure password and remember it but also at the same time will not allow anyone to hack into your account? Today you came to the right place to learn how to make sure you always have that secure password which cannot be cracked in a million years. According to the Brute Force Calculator at Open Security Research when you use a combination of alpha, numeric, and symbols in upper and lower case format it will take Forever ...
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5 Of Techlick's Most Popular How To Articles

    Below you will find 5 of the most popular How To's at Techlick . Techlick tries to give you informative and fun ways to deal with your tech and I am sure that these how to's will enlighten you in some way so you can further expereince how cool the tech world really is. If you would like to see any other types of How To's at Techlick just let me know by clicking here . Enjoy your journey in life people! How To Disable Windows 1...
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How to Get Back The Regular Windows Photo Viewer in Windows 10

With the new Windows 10 installation you may have found out that the old picture viewer that came with previous versions is gone. It seemed that the previous viewer made it much simpler to view your images then it does now with the Windows 10 photo viewer app. But in all their wisdom Microsoft likes to remove things to either try to improve their operating system or test new things out on the consumer. If you fancy the legacy photo viewer t...
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How To Scan Your Network Like A Pro With Zenmap

You're happy. You finally set up a home network that a experienced and professional network administrator would be proud of. Now comes the even more fun part. We're going to turn to our network scanning friend Zenmap. If you are unfamiliar with Zenmap, let me explain. Zenmap is part of Nmap which is a cross-platform, open source network scanning tool that can find devices that are on your network, along with a ton of detail on those devices...
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How To Use BootMed To Recover Forgotten Windows Passwords

Has Windows ever messed up on you or have you ever messed up Windows? Welcome into your world a savior called Techlick who will advise you on what you need to do. This will help you with most Windows issues that cannot be fixed by Windows itself. And it is Free! The BootMed is a Live CD for those new to Linux. It's main goal is to help the average Windows user to recover or repair a computer that will not boot. The BootMed Live CD is an Ubu...
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How To Earn Money Online Taking Surveys

The holiday season is upon us once again and you might be looking for ways to earn some extra cash to ease the burden of gift buying or if you just want that cold hard cash for yourself. An easy way to earn extra cash is to take online surveys or offer your opinion about a product or website. Listed below are the top 5 survey sites that pay you for your time in either cash or gift cards. have fun making some dough! 1. Nielsen Digital Voice ...
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How To Check If Your Million Dollar #Brand Name Is Taken

You may have come upon the next multi-million dollar idea and want to start building your idea into a brand that you love. But what about the name. Most brand names have to that catchy name that will also attract the buyer and it also has to be available since you do not want to have any infringement lawsuits from another company that may already have that name you just thought of in the public domain. So what do you do? Well in my quest ag...
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How To Tell Where An Email Really Came From - Really

Just because an email shows up in your inbox labeled This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , doesn’t mean that your friend (whatever their name is) actually sent you that email. It could be spoofed or a spam message and it will try to lead you to open it which could mean big trouble if it has malware or any kind of a nasty attachment ready to do some dirty work on your computer. Because the core email protocols does not have any mechanism for authenticati...
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How To Secure Windows 10 Like A Pro

  Windows 10 is a year old and if you already have Windows 10 installed on your computer there are certain things that you can do to lock it down and make it a secure environment for you, your family, and friends. In fact after reading the below articles you will become such a pro at Windows 10 that you could probably start your own tech business supporting Windows 10 computers. Sit back and take some time to understand your new operat...
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How To Flush Your Windows 10 DNS Cache

Every once in a while it is a good idea to flush your DNS (Domain Name System) cache of your Windows operating system. You may want to do this because of corrupted connections to the internet that you may experience or at times your cache will maintain bad DNS entries which we call DNS cache poisoning and this is not good. DNS cache poisoning, also known as DNS spoofing, which is a type of attack that exploits vulnerabilities in the domain ...
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Want Privacy? How To Setup proXPN

Do you want to keep your browsing and whatever other things you might be doing online private. Then proXPN may be for you. Techlick has been testing free VPN servers over the past week and by far this is the easiest and quickest way to setup a secure VPN connection from your Windows or Mac computer. And with no ads! This simple and easy Tech DIY from Techlick is to help you protect your privacy while you surf online. Techlick will always ha...
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How To Disable Adobe Flash Player Settings Like A Pro

With the release that Firefox will leave Adobe Flash off by default by 2017 , today's Tech DIY will teach you how you can shut these settings off that are hidden in your computers settings. Adobe does make some great products like Adobe Photoshop which I use extensively. But at times Adobe can become a bit too intrusive. Besides Adobe storing information on your computer, any site that has an Adobe Flash player interface will want to store ...
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How To Find And Backup Your Firefox Profile

  A best practice is to always backup important files that you use on a daily basis. One directory that you should make a regular habit of backing up is your Profile directory in Firefox. Firefox stores all your personal settings, such as bookmarks, passwords and extensions, in a profile folder on your computer, in a location separate from the Firefox program. This article explains how to back up your profile and copy your profile to a...
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How To Recover Your Lost Data For Free

I have heard it a thousand times - family or friends who have lost their data on their computers or laptops and they come to me for help. But let me let you in on a secret. You don't need some high end tech person to help you recover your data since there are free apps out there that can do it for you. Keep in mind that if your data is encrypted or on a encrypted partition then you probably will never get it back. But if you simply deleted ...
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How To Create A Rock Solid Password Like A Pro

  Alright you're not going to need a password for when Armageddon happens but every week we hear something new or an ongoing hacking news story which should make everyone who reads this article a bit concerned about the security of their local and online accounts. Or we got the nerds from the NSA or some government agency trying to see what we do. Not paranoid people just cautious. It always pays to be on your guard. In this article yo...
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How To Rule Your Keyboard In Windows 10 CLI

  In Windows 10 as in most versions of Windows there are keyboard shortcuts that could simplify your time while you need to do some task within this operating systems command line interface (CLI). To most this is the DOS window or command-line interpreter in Windows . Today you are going to rule it like a pro and learn some skillful and simple ways to do tasks with your beloved keyboard. You will instantly elevate yourself from a mouse...
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How To Run 5 Windows 10 Commands Like A Pro (CMD / CLI)

The CMD (Command Interpreter / Command Shell) is alive and well in Windows 10 and today you are going to learn of certain commands that will have your family and friends amazed at your technical literacy. You will become a pro today at the CLI (Command Line Interface) so much so that you could put it on your resume and hopefully expand your horizons. I have been with the CLI since Windows 3.0 and it is a bit antiquated when it comes to Wind...
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How To Remove Hiberfil.sys In Windows 10

In my one article How To Free Up Space In Windows 10 I showed you how to remove over 20GB of space on your hard drive. If you want to free up some more disk space on your hard drive then this is one sure way to free an extra 1GB to 2BG of extra space. We have already learned how to delete the pagefile.sys on shutdown which was shown to you in an easy step by step tutorial in my article How To Secure Your Virtual Memory In Windows 10 . Today...
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