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Clean Out Your Email

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE Clean Out Your Email Every month or so, purge your email of junk mail or special offers or emails you will never need again. Empty the trash folder yourself, as sometimes emails you meant to delete get hung up in there for an extended period of time. This can cause your computer to run much more slowly if there are a ton of emails stored up.
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Categories: Email and Seniors Computer.

Gmail Tricks You May Not Know About

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE Gmail Tricks You May Not Know About They’ve become such a part of our everyday life that people sometimes underestimate how complicated email accounts actually are. Gmail is like an iceberg, and if you’re only using it to send and receive you’ve barely scratched the surface. This expert’s guide contains seven tips and tricks every Gmail user should be on top of, so you can make the most of your email account. 1. How to check if someone’s been reading your emails Here’s a handy one for anyone who’s had a sneaking suspicion someone has been in
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Categories: Email, Google, and Seniors Computer.

How to: Close an App that is running

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE How to: Close an App that is running The iPad doesn’t need you to close a running app for every instance. But in some cases like playing a game, you may need to actually close the app in order to start a new level rather than continuing the last.Here are the steps to follow: 1. Click your iPad’s Home button to minimize the app if it’s running.2. Double-click the Home button or swipe up with 4-5 fingers to see a row of running apps.3. Swipe up the thumbnail of the running app to close it.4. Click the
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Categories: Email, Google, Seniors Computer, Social Networking, and Windows.

How to: Type Faster with Multiple Spaces

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE How to: Type Faster with Multiple Spaces How to Type Faster with Multiple Spaces. Instead of typing a period at the end of each sentence and follow by a space, you can double-tap the space bar, or tap once with two fingers, to get the same result. Ironically the iPad soft keyboard doesn’t have a Tab key, but you can tap the space bar with three fingers at the same time to get three spaces, or four fingers to get four spaces. It works for five spaces too if you put five fingers together to press the
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