Archive for March, 2011
I needed to do a lot of writing this week so started looking for other options instead of typing. I found that in windows they have a free speech recognition software. If you go to the control panel and click on ease of access and click on start speech recognition it will start [...]
If you have a notebook that will not charge the first thing you want to try is taking the battery out and see if it works without the battery. If it’s still not working with the battery removed you should look for another charger and test again. Sometimes chargers go out and a [...]
At times you need to access your wireless router. You might need to change the password or setup encryption. To access your wireless router, open Internet explorer and in the address bar type in 192.168.1.1 The Brands of routers have different IP addresses and different username and passwords This is the [...]
Many people are now buying notebooks and mini PC’s. Most of the computers are being sold today do not come with disks that you can use to Reinstall the operating system. Instead they expect you to create these discs using software that is preinstalled on the computer. I highly recommend that you [...]
Even though you have an antivirus program you can still get a virus. We are constantly fixing computers that have Norton. Mcafee and other antivirus programs even though they have an antivirus program. You can get a virus by opening links that you don’t know the destination too or by opening attachments that contain [...]
There is a new virus out that manifests itself by popping up the “Open With” window as if it does not know what program to use to open the program. I have seen it on a few computers in the last week. If you try and open Word or another program it pops [...]
This YouTube video will give instructions on installing K9 Web Protection.
Where to get K9 Web Protection free
For a free Webfilter that operates on your router I recommend OpenDNS
You can get it free at this link below.
Instructions on how to find your router
Run (it may not exist) / “Search Programs and files” field