Believe it or not, using keyboard shortcuts, keeping your fingers over your keyboard, is faster than reaching for the mouse for repeated tasks.Click Here to Read More
The clipboard can be a little mysterious because we rarely if ever actually see the clipboard.
Trust that it exists and is always ready to hold anything you cut or copy.
Colours on a computer used to be easy to understand. Here’s a tip if your computer is acting a little slow.Click Here to Read More
Almost each and every day we get asked for advice on connecting a laptop to a big screen TV.
You probably have a laptop, maybe it’s evolved into being the only computer you really use,
and you still have the old monitor, keyboard, mouse from your tower or desktop style computer.
Do you store a bunch of les on the wallpaper Desktop of your computer?Click Here to Read More
There is one simple yet totally overlooked method of figuring out how to use computers more efficiently.Click Here to Read More
Have you ever been typing and your keyboard mysteriously changes to a French keyboard and instead of a question mark, you get an accented “é”?Click Here to Read More
Did you know you can use the Windows Media Player to “rip” MP3’s?Click Here to Read More
Oce isn’t so much a program as it is a Suite of programs that you buy in one package.Click Here to Read More
I used to use a Western Digital WD Live Media Player box to play all my movies I’ve collected
on external Hard Drives on my big screen TV. This worked well for the past few years.
Well, I have seen the future and it’s called the Minix PC.
Have you ever wanted to connect more than one monitor to your computer?Click Here to Read More
It sounds like a medical term but the Operating System or OS of your computer, in a simplified sense means “what version of Windows is on your computer?”Click Here to Read More
We’ve all had our computer lock up on us at one time or another.Click Here to Read More
Any computer user will often nd themselves going to the Start button and the All Programs listings to start the software program they want. If you repeatedly go the same program this can be a little time consuming.Click Here to Read More
The USB port has gone through three major revisions, mostly without the consumer
even noticing; USB 1, USB 2 and now USB 3.0.
Windows 7 is the one that still looks and feels like the old Windows we’ve become used to
with the familiar Start button, the All Programs Menu and a desktop view with your favourite
photo as wallpaper on that desktop. Windows 8 is Microsoft’s vision of the future using the “Tiles” look and feel, showing your programs and installed software as coloured square tiles to click on.