Posts Tagged ‘Computer’

Apple User Agents

You can’t miss it! Apple is here to stay so web developers need to make sure that our sites look their best on these various mobile devices. I implemented a user agent script on a Sugar Land photographer’s website. He wanted to make sure that when you came to a mobile device (especially an iPhone)…

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Get Virtual Assistance- For Free!

Don’t you sometimes get baffled with being continuously bombarded with too much info all at once? Does such pressure leave you disorganized? Do you sometimes fail to properly organize thoughts? If so, assistance and tools (thanks to technology) are here to help you. And you can benefit from them for free! Modern technology at least…

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Stuck Print Jobs on Windows

Sometimes your various print jobs might get stuck in the printer’s queue. If you’ve tried deleting the job in the printer’s job list (right-click and select delete). Below are the steps I follow: If you are on Vista, Windows XP or Windows 7, go through the following steps to restart the printer spooled files. Go…

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Outlook: Syncing your email on more than one computer

Reposted and Edited on 2/20/2012. As there are several ways to get your email, I am often asked by my customers about getting their email downloaded to their desktop, laptop, and even a mobile device. POP3: The problem with POP3 sharing is that you are essentially downloading the same email 2 or 3 times; and…

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Can’t send SMTP Email?

If you are having problems sending email using your own mailserver, make sure that your ISP has not blocked your domain’s IP or SMTP port 25. Recently, Comcast has done just that. I’ve had a flurry of issues and have had to make changes to my client’s outgoing settings in their Outlook. There are various…

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iPhone Screenshot

Nice! Figured out that you can do screenshots on  your iPhone. Who knew? As a web company owner and project manager, it is great to be able to test a site on an iPhone live. So how do you do this? Hold down the top “power” button and tap the home button. Then using a…

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Computer Tip: Googling Your Error Message

There have been several times when I’ve (and I am sure many of you) been given an error that provides no explanation to doesn’t offer any solution. My solution? Google the error message. Copy/paste or write the error message on a piece of paper and copy the message into the search box. You will see…

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Computer Tip: Bypass your PC password

Oops, you forgot your personal computer password (and you didn’t use the save password wizard). Follow these steps to bypass this password. Reboot your PC and press until you see the Windows start-up options. Use the arrow keys to highlight Safe Mode, and press . Select Administrator (a hidden account without a password). Open the…

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