Archives for Windows

Increasing Browser Sizes

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE Increasing Browser Sizes Modern web browsers work with the keyboard shortcuts for enlarging the contents of a page for easier viewing — just press the Control key and the plus key (+) on Windows to zoom in, or Command and the plus key on a Mac. Press Control/Command and the minus key (-) to zoom out, or Control/Command and zero (0) to return to the standard size. These shortcuts affect total page, however, and if you just want to make the text larger and leave the pictures and other graphics at their normal size, some browsers include
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Categories: Seniors Computer and Windows.

How Not To Keep Your Windows Desktop Organized

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE How Not To Keep Your Windows Desktop Organized When you first buy your computer or when you first installed Windows, your desktop will have very few icons. But like most users, you quickly fill it up with both useful icons and junk. After a short period, it becomes a challenge to find what you want, useful or not. That is the time you need to organize your Windows desktop. You could “spring clean” your Windows desktop by moving unused icons and documents into either the Recycle Bin or into a new folder. Or you could do a
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Categories: Seniors Computer and Windows.

Windows Rollback after Failed Update

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE Windows Rollback after Failed Update Windows 10-How To Recover Your System a Failed Update Upgrading to the best operating system of the world i.e. Windows 10 is one of the best things one has done in these days, if you’ve done already of course. If not, here is how you can do it! The reason is many useful and very effective applications and framework of most updated thing. Now you are thinking that why we are informing you this. The reason behind it is that not all of you are lucky enough that the operating system is
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Categories: Windows.

Be Prepared for Scams – Yes they do happen!!

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE Be Prepared for Scams – Yes they do happen!! If you’re familiar with the Web, you’ve probably seen a lot of ads for free computers for seniors, such as laptops and home computers and software that makes things easy. Don’t forget there is never a free lunch.Use extreme caution when investigating these offers. It’s true that advertising agencies and big corporations offer legitimate promotions. But, even those PR deals require you to complete certain tasks and provide a lot of information you’d rather not. Additionally, your gift may be real, but there’s a catch. For example, you’re
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Categories: A Bit Different, Google, Internet, Security, Seniors Computer, and Windows.

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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Categories: A Bit Different, Email, Facebook, Google, Internet, Security, Seniors Computer, Social Networking, and Windows.

The Options when choosing your tablet computer

Blog FEATURE ARTICLE The Options when choosing your tablet computer iPad • Most accessible and easy to use on the market • Choice of screen sizes • Great for first-time tablet users • Vast array of apps – for reading and watching content etc. • Apps and Games developers favour the iPad so apps and games come out first • Most expensive option • Limited storage on the unit Android • Many brands to choose by comparison with iPad • Currently the most popular tablet in Australia • Cheaper than iPad • Different configuration to iPads • You can do
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