Monthly Archives: March 2012

The first thing to choosing a Browser is knowing what a browser is and in my experience more then half the people I know are clueless, even though the browser is one of the most-used programs on your computer. A … Continue reading

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  In the 1980's I worked for Tandy Computer Centers consulting, selling and installing computers for small businesses and school systems. The most storage you had on a hard disk drive then was 10 megabytes and I was impressed since … Continue reading

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A dirty keyboard doesn't look nice, and can cause your keyboard to not work properly. Dust, food, liquid, or other particles can get stuck underneath the keys, which can cause them not to work. The following steps are basic cleaning … Continue reading

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Amazon has an exclusive offer today, March 19,2012.  Purchase a gift certificate for $5.00 and you will receive one for $10.00 instead.  I immediately took advantage of this as I use Amazon regularly. The gift certificate does not expire so … Continue reading

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A big problem we humans have is accepting the fact that the same goal can be accomplished using different methods to get there.  A small difference my husband and I have is how our computer's taskbar is set up.  Our … Continue reading

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As your computer skills grow you begin to understand a fundamental of Windows – you can carry out the same task two or three different ways. For example, most users shut their computer down by clicking on Start – Shut Down. … Continue reading

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We all have memories of our favorite teachers. Mine was Mrs Miller, who I was fortunate enough to have in both the first and second grades.  We are talking about 58 years ago, and I still have such fond feelings … Continue reading

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We live busy lives, teaching and servicing computers, grandchildren visiting, social events, volunteer positions, and working on our website.  It is important that we know each others schedules.  Cozi's free online organizer helps coordinate different aspects of our lives.  The … Continue reading

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Banks have been offering customers the ability to bank online for over six years however less than 25 percent of Americans are banking online.  At some point, banking online will be unavoidable for most of us. Why are so many … Continue reading

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We each control our own thoughts. It is up to us to choose whether the glass is half empty or half full. I have gained strength and knowledge from the difficult moments in my life and have passed through them … Continue reading

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