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Using OS X’s VoiceOver feature

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

Using OS X’s VoiceOver feature

For those who may be visually impaired, VoiceOver will provide spoken descriptions of items on the computer screen and it also allows you to control the computer through the use of the number pad and keyboard. Here...

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Use Windows Media Player for your movies, music and pictures

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

Use Windows Media Player for your movies, music and pictures

I find many times, computer users will download a music or movie player without knowing that Windows comes with a very competent media player. Windows Media Player, its actual name, can automatically search your system for all you...

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Recording your screen activities into a video

Thursday, June 25th, 2015

Recording your screen activities into a video

There are many people running a small business or even a home business who sometimes need to “show” their customers important things about the business. This screen-capturing tool makes it easy to create a video of what...

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Stop your OneDrive from auto-syncing

Thursday, June 25th, 2015

Stop your OneDrive from auto-syncing

Last week, I covered how to install and use Microsoft’s OneDrive and how to set it up to sync all your files across all your devices. There are, however, many of you indicating that do not want...

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Startup programs can slow down performance

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Startup programs can slow down performance

Startup programs are those programs that run automatically when you first turn on your computer. They run all the time in the background whether you use them or not. Here is how to manage these performance-robbing programs....

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Setting up Microsoft’s cloud called OneDrive

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Setting up Microsoft’s cloud called OneDrive

Simply put, Microsoft’s OneDrive is primarily the same as Apple’s iCloud, Google Drive, and many others. Microsoft’s OneDrive allows you to store your files such as pictures, documents and even videos on company servers, giving you access...

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Installing and removing apps

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

Installing and removing apps

This past week, I came across an app called AppZapper that I think you may like and you can try it free. Although it isn’t created specifically by Apple, meaning it is a third-party software, it is...

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Here comes Windows 10

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

Here comes Windows 10

It’s official! July 29 is slated as the release date for Windows 10. For many Microsoft Windows customers, you will receive a free upgrade to Windows 10. Here’s how to register for your free copy, check your...

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Find your Mac’s user manual and other important information

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

Find your Mac’s user manual and other important information

If your Mac is running Yosemite, you can go online and easily find the manual for your Mac and other important information for help and support. If you are running an earlier version of OS X, these...

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Removing Wild Tangent games included in Windows 8

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

Removing Wild Tangent games included in Windows 8

Beginning in Windows 8, Microsoft chose to integrate some software along with Windows, such as Adobe Flash and Wild Tangent games. I believe this was done to improve security. However, if your preference is to remove the...

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