If you’re a Skype subscription user, meaning that you pay to make phone calls through Skype, and have a Skype Phone Number, you should set up your Caller ID.  By not doing so, you may not be able to make calls to numbers using certain phone… Read on…

If you’re like me, you have multiple electronic devices: PC’s, laptops, tablet, smartphone, etc.  Sometimes I just need to get a file, photo or image to one or the other or all.  There’s lots of options for doing this, but one that is very simple… Read on…

Most people don’t know that they can take a screen shot of their PC screen.  Windows has a Print Screen feature that works two ways.  In the upper right corner of most keyboards, you will see a key labeled: Print Screen or Prt Scr.  Pressing this… Read on…

Have you ever wanted to send or forward an email to someone as a text message to their mobile phone?  All you need to know besides their phone number is their mobile carrier. Mobile carriers have something called SMS Gateways that… Read on…

If you have your own website and domain name, steer clear of domain renewal scams.  Prior to when it comes time to renew your domain name, your domain registrar usually begins notifying you around 90 – 60 days before.  But, you could also get… Read on…

From Microsoft.com Windows system key combinations F1: Help CTRL+ESC: Open Start menu ALT+TAB: Switch between open programs ALT+F4: Quit program SHIFT+DELETE: Delete item permanently Windows Logo+L: Lock the computer (without… Read on…

I’ve been a fan of Seagate’s FreeAgent drive due to the Seagate Manager Backup/Sync software that was included with the drive.  So much so that I have always referred them to my customers over their competition due to the ease of use of the… Read on…

Tired of false advertising when shopping online on Google Product Search?  I am.  At the end of this post will be a link to report scams to Google.  Recently I was Google-ing for laptop screen cleaners.  Of course I was searching for the… Read on…

Any time you are installing new software, apps, or applying updates to your system or previously installed software, remember this rule: ALWAYS CHOOSE CUSTOM INSTALL, CUSTOM SETUP OR CUSTOM UPDATE The reason for this is by allowing a Quick… Read on…

That’s Right!  The latest form of attacks on the web are fake anti-virus programs.  They show up on your computer looking like some kind of authentic Windows Security Anti-Virus running a scan on your PC and scarily warning you that you have… Read on…