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Finding Solitaire and transparent menus in Windows 10

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Finding Solitaire and transparent menus in Windows 10

For those of you who love the Microsoft Solitaire game, it is installed with Windows 10, but can be tricky to find. As we look to find things in the new operating system, the transparent option can...

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Log-in options for more protection

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Log-in options for more protection

Should you use a password when you log in to your Mac? This is a question many people grapple with, but I can help you clear it up right now by telling you that if you use...

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What is a plug-in and how is it used?

Thursday, April 21st, 2016

What is a plug-in and how is it used?

Simply stated, a plug-in is a separate piece of software that usually adds a specific feature to an already existing software program. Continue reading to learn more about the plug-ins installed on your Mac. When a computer...

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Government warns about QuickTime for Windows

Thursday, April 21st, 2016

Government warns about QuickTime for Windows

Recently, I relayed to you a warning about Java software from our government because it posed a serious threat to your computer. They have now released another warning for Apple’s QuickTime software made for PCs running Windows....

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Using Find My Device in Windows 10

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

Using Find My Device in Windows 10

Find My Device in Windows 10 is a great feature to help you find your laptop or Windows phone, in the event it is stolen or lost. It’s nice to see that Windows offers this feature, which...

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More things to do in El Capitan

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

More things to do in El Capitan

Since its release in September 2015, Mac’s OS X El Capitan has performed quite well for most users. Apple states another OS X update is being developed and will release later this year. Here are a few...

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Practical guidelines for Java users

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

Practical guidelines for Java users

Several years ago, our U.S. Government issued a warning that Java was suspect to serious security holes and that we should disable/remove it from our machines. Here are some practical guidelines as they apply to using the...

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Mouse and touchpad control for your laptop in Windows 10

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

Mouse and touchpad control for your laptop in Windows 10

For many, the most frustrating thing when using a laptop is the touchpad. For example, when typing a document or an email, your cursor dances all over the place making a mess of your writing. The secret...

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If you have Internet connection issues, try flushing the DNS

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

If you have Internet connection issues, try flushing the DNS

Do you ever get the notice when you open your web browser that it is “not connected to a network?” Most of the time your Mac’s DNS is managed without any problems, but sometimes when you can’t...

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Flush DNS to fix Internet connection issues

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

Flush DNS to fix Internet connection issues

Technically speaking, DNS, or Domain Name Servers, are like a phone book of addresses. These servers keep a directory of domain names (websites you visit) and they convert these website domain names to IP (Internet Protocol) addresses....

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