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Entries from October 2009

Random Thoughts for the Day

October 28th, 2009 · No Comments

I think part of a best friend’s job should be to immediately clear your computer history if you die. Nothing sucks more than that moment during an argument when you realize you’re wrong. I totally take back all those times I didn’t want to nap when I was younger. There is great need for a […]

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Tags: Entertainment · Non-Tech

Backing up Outlook Express

October 20th, 2009 · No Comments

Over the last few months I have had several customers lose data in Outlook Express and the misery caused by that loss is just plain avoidable. Backing up their data would have solved all of that. If you have created a regular backup such as those I have written about before, you most likely have […]

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Tags: Backing up · E-Mail Issues

FREE Windows 2000 Tweaking and Optimizing PDF

October 14th, 2009 · No Comments

Here is another section of my book that I have decided to give away. If you are still using Windows 2000 you will find the tips in this PDF helpful. Windows 2000 Tips and Tweaks.

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Tags: Optimizing

Backing up Microsoft Outlook

October 13th, 2009 · No Comments

As I and many other technical writers have coverd, backing up is essential. Today let’s go over backing up your information that is in Microsoft Outlook.

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Tags: Backing up · E-Mail Issues

PC things to do Yearly

October 7th, 2009 · 1 Comment

A great big howdy to one and all! I just moved my office back into the dungeon from my living room. During the move I noticed and thus remembered how dirty computers and technology equipment can get just sitting. This reminded me of the “PC Things to do series” I wrote about and has prompted […]

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Tags: Hard Drives · Hardware