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Tech Tips are posted weekly.


Trivia Sites

Here is a compilation of all the Trivia Sites sent through the Weekly Announcements.

This week's TECH TIP:

    The Windows Registry

Last week's TECH TIP:

    Using Windows Search Companion


 
TECH TIPS List by Topics`

 

COMPUTER MAINTENANCE TIPS

Screen Savers - do you really need them? 

3 letter extensions - are they important?

Take Control of your PC

Computer Maintenance Basics

Managing Your Fonts

Firewalls
Preparing for the Inevitable System Crash
A Backup Strategy
What's In The Back of Your Computer - The USB Port
What's in the Back of Your Computer - Part 2
Speed Up Your Computer
Rebuild your Computer
 Improve Your Computer’s Performance – Part 1
Improve Your Computer’s Performance – Part 2
How Long Will Your Computer Last
Uninstall Those Unused Applications
Microsoft Defender
The Active X Fix 
Update your Operating System
Windows Vista
Windows 98
Improve Your Computer's Performance
More Ways to Customize Your Computer
  Steps To Protecting Your Computer - Step One, Update
Steps To Protecting Your Computer - Step Two, Firewalls
Steps To Protecting Your Computer - Step Three, Antivirus Software
Steps To Protecting Your Computer - Step Four, Protection Against Malware
Steps To Protecting Your Computer - Step Five, Password Protect Your Computer
 Frozen Applications

COMPUTER OPERATION TIPS

Print Screen Key
Leave your computer or turn it off
Power Options for your PC
The Windows Key
Drag and Drop Tips
Windows Explorer  -  Organize Your Hard Drive
Trash Talk - (The Recycle Bin)
The Quick Launch Bar
Seldom Used Keyboard Shortcuts
Search for Files or Folders
Display Properties:  Screen Resolution
The Windows Character Map
Using Fonts
Taskbar Tips
CD Burning in Windows XP
 DLA - More Burning Tips
Create a PDF File
Function Keys
Drag and Drop Between Files and Applications
Keys on the Keyboard – Part 1
Keys on the Keyboard - Part 2
Shortcuts
Shortcuts Part 2
  Properties of a Document
Properties of an Application 2
 The Start Menu - Part 1
The Start Menu - Part 2
The Start Menu - Part 3
Non-Responding Computer
Send a Fax From Your Computer
Keyboard Navigation Shortcuts
The Year in Review - Top10 Tech Tips
Customize the Start Menu

WINDOWS XP TIPS

About Windows XP Service Pack 2
Windows XP Service Pack 2 Install

INTERNET TIPS

Using the Links Bar in Internet Explorer
Pop-ups - Not a Good Thing
Cookies - NOT the kind you eat!
Web Directories
Internet Terms
Listservs
GMail is here - Well, Sorta
Alternate Web Browsers
10 Amazing Internet Explorer Tips and Tricks
When was that Webpage Modified
Searching?  Where to look
 Internet Explorer Shortcuts
Blocking an Internet Site on Your Computer 
Downloading Files from the Internet
  Using Internet Explorer's AutoComplete
The StumbleUpon Toolbar
Bookmark Your Favorite Internet Websites
 Internet Explorer 7
More about Internet Explorer 7 AND Keyboard Shortcuts
  RSS Readers
Search Site with Google
GOOGLE TIPS
Use Google as a Telephone Directory
Google Answers
More Great Google Tips
Top Ten Google Search Tips
Google Services
The New Google Toolbar
The New Google Desktop 2 Search Tool
Google Pages
Google Calendar

EMAIL TIPS

Email - Clean up your Forwards
HTML Email
Sending HTML Email
Email Accounts
Control Your Junk Email
Email Basics
 Security Settings in Outlook and Outlook Express
Setting up email accounts in Outlook Express
Spam – Why Do I Get It?
Using Outlook Express Filters
Outlook Versus Outlook Express
Outlook Express Keyboard Shortcuts
Sending Photos as Attachments
Deleting Email From Your ISP Server

VIRUS TIPS

How to stay clear of viruses in 2004.
Adware and Spyware.
Is it a Hoax or is it Real
Viruses - How Well are you Protected
Viruses and Updates
How to fight Malware in 2005
Let's Go Phishing

MICROSOFT WORD (OFFICE) TIPS

Microsoft Word Macros
"Top Ten"  Word Tips
"Top Ten" Word Tips - Part 2
Adding Sound to a Word File
Sending Word Files (or any kind of files
Selecting Text
Fixing Your Normal.dot
Customizing Your Normal.dot
Printing Tips
Microsoft Word Keyboard Shortcuts
Microsoft Word Toolbars
Customize Your Toolbars
Readability Scores in Word
Microsoft Word Page Views
Making a Poster in Publisher
Click and Type
New Line Command
Removing Personal Information in a Word File - Part 1
  Removing Personal Information in a Word File - Part 2
Microsoft Word Templates
 Making Address Labels in Word
Microsoft Word Toolbars
Create an Electronic Form with Microsoft Word
Creating a Document Template with Microsoft Word
Mouse Shortcuts in Word
 Using the Ruler in Microsoft Word
MICROSOFT PUBLISHER (OFFICE) TIPS
Publisher Shortcuts
Publisher Options (Preferences) - PART 1
Publisher Options (Preferences) - PART 2
Using Publisher to Send HTML Email - Part 1
Using Publisher to Send HTML Email - Part 2

GRAPHICS TIPS

Working with Graphics

MUSIC and  AUDIO TIPS

Music, Music, Music
Using Audio
Rip Your Music CDs

FREEWARE SOFTWARE TIPS

A Great FREEWARE Screen Capture Program
Alternatives to Microsoft Office Suite
Alternatives to Microsoft Office Suite
Free Fonts
 Freeware Software
 Microsoft's PowerToys

CONSUMER TIPS

How to buy a computer.
How to buy a digital camera
How to buy a Printer
All About CDs, CD-Rs and CD-RWs
USB Memory Devices

MAC TIPS

Convert Mac Data files to a PC
Antivirus Software for a Mac
Computer Maintenance for a Mac
HUMOR
Computer Humor:  Help Desk

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