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Fast Forward: Setting up that new PC
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Fast Forward: Setting up that new PC

Consumer technology columnist Rob Pegoraro walks you through some quick and easy steps to get the most out of a brand new Windows PC. (AJ Chavar and Rob Pegoraro/The Washington Post)

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