Fake tech support scams are still here, and they’re worse than ever. Learn how to stay safe and what to do if you get faked out.
Did you forget to save that Word document before you closed it? Did you accidentally delete that important photo? Here’s how you can get out of that jam.
Just when I think I’ve seen everything, I see something else. Usually, that’s good! I learned two things last week researching weird things.
Whether you want to solve computer problems yourself or enlist the help of someone more technical, you’ll save time and minimize frustration if you know how to do a few simple things. I’m here to help!
In a world where you unlock your car by pressing a button, it seems ironic that you need a password for just about everything else. But you do. Passwords are not going away any time soon. Even using a password manager doesn’t make them go away. It just hides them.
We do not have to accept the default settings for most programs. We can take control of those settings and make our computing lives a lot easier.
I do not like New Year’s Resolutions. This is not a column about New Year’s Resolutions. This is a column about things you can do to help you get along with your computer. I do like that.
As we careen madly toward Christmas, I find myself reflecting on the past year. I hope you will enjoy these tips from past columns. Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, and all the best in 2018 to everyone!
Christmas is next week, and for some people, that means a fight to the finish with technology. It used to be we only had to remember to buy batteries for the shiny new presents, but things are a little trickier these days. Read on to learn how to spend less time struggling and more time enjoying your holiday.
If you have brand loyalty or brand aversion, you can probably skip to the middle of this article. If not, my advice is to *start* with the specs that are right for you and *end* by selecting the computer that works, regardless of brand.