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I have worked with many adult computer beginners who were confused as to  the difference between the computer and monitor, often thinking the monitor was the computer. The monitor is the device that displays the desktop and programs that you … Continue reading

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The following is common terminolgy associated with the Windows operating system.  It would be benificial to memorize them.  The more you know the easier using a computer becomes. Active Window – The active window is the window where all the … 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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The Taskbar  is located at the  bottom of the screen and contains the Start button on the left side. The current time, volume control, an icon displaying internet access, and battery usage on your wireless laptop is displayed on the … Continue reading

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