Make a Bootable USB Installer for Windows 7 with WinToFlash

Blog, Just for fun, Windows Support 22.12.2012 Comments Off on Make a Bootable USB Installer for Windows 7 with WinToFlash

These days, it is always a good idea to have a bootable USB handy. Especially if you a laptop user. You can use a bootble USB or media to install an operating system and more. WinToFlash is a free tool thats lets you create a bootable USB and transfer your Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows…

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Transform a USB stick into a boot device packing multiple Linux distros using GRUB

Blog, Just for fun, Linux Support, Mac Support, Mobile Users, Windows Support 22.12.2012 Comments Off on Transform a USB stick into a boot device packing multiple Linux distros using GRUB

A USB stick used as a bog-standard storage device can be transformed into a host device for Linux images upon reboot in 5 easy steps. In this HOWTO the USB stick is identified as sdX and contains a single partition sdX1. Make careful note of the drive and partition labels on your system as they can be very different. The…

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Windows 8: The Animated Evaluation

Blog, Mobile Users, Windows Support 22.12.2012 Comments Off on Windows 8: The Animated Evaluation

 

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Windows Vista to Windows 7 Upgrade Chart

Blog, Windows Support 15.12.2012 Comments Off on Windows Vista to Windows 7 Upgrade Chart

 

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Benicia …Dead Presidents

Blog, Just for fun 15.12.2012 Comments Off on Benicia …Dead Presidents

When people think of Benicia, several things usually spring to mind: Historic places, a huge Industrial Park,  great water views, and awesome shopping downtown. But what people may not realize is there is a whole other section of town that offers great shopping, artists, and also historic places. Its the Benicia Arsenal. The dead presidents…

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20 “must-have” Win 8 tips and tricks

Blog, Mobile Users, Windows Support 14.12.2012 Comments Off on 20 “must-have” Win 8 tips and tricks

Windows 8 has features and behaviors that conspire to perplex even the most experienced PC users. Not all of them are bad, but a few of them are immediately intuitive. Making matters worse, the OS was primarily designed for touch control, and as a result, many mouse and keyboard commands feel like tacked-on afterthoughts. But…

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Make it stop! 3 ways to tweak Windows 8 to look more like Windows 7

Blog, Just for fun, Uncategorized, Windows Support 13.12.2012 Comments Off on Make it stop! 3 ways to tweak Windows 8 to look more like Windows 7

Don’t like the new Windows 8 Start page? Here are three foolproof ways to tweak Windows 8 and revert back to the Windows 7 Start menu. The controversy surrounding Windows 8 is almost entirely focused on the user interface. Its touch-based design risks alienating desktop users, many of whom were extremely happy with Windows 7….

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How to fix a slow or buggy iPhone or iPad

Blog, Mac Support, Mobile Users 5.12.2012 Comments Off on How to fix a slow or buggy iPhone or iPad

iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad moving at a slow crawl or frozen entirely and trying to figure out how to get it back up to speed? There are few things that you can do try. Kill recent apps in your Fast App Switcher. There might be a rogue process eating up memory. To access the…

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Five Tools to help Kids with Computer Programming

Blog, Just for fun, Linux Support, Windows Support 28.11.2012 Comments Off on Five Tools to help Kids with Computer Programming

It’s hard to argue with the importance of teaching students how to use computers — how to turn on, log on, search the Web, and use applications. These skills are absolutely necessary for students’ academic success as well as for their future job prospects. Being able to use the Internet and operate computers is one…

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A Tutorial on Anonymous Email Accounts

Blog, Just for fun, Linux Support, Mac Support, Windows Support 28.11.2012 Comments Off on A Tutorial on Anonymous Email Accounts

Tomorrow, as the Senate Judiciary Committee considers reforming the decades-old federal email privacy law, the personal Inboxes and love lives of senior military and intelligence figures may be on that august body’s mind.  When the FBI poured through the personal lives of CIA Director David Petraeus, Paula Broadwell, Jill Kelly and General John Allen, citizens…

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