Beginners Kaffee Klatch
and Windows 8.1.1 Tutorial
Downloadable Files
Presented as a Service to Members of the Sun City Summerlin Computer Club
Las Vegas, Nevada

Index updated through the July 19, 2014 session

PLEASE NOTE: BKK SESSIONS BEGIN AT 9:00 A.M.

WINDOWS 8/8.1 SESSIONS BEGIN AT 10:30 A.M.

Sessions are being held on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month
 

Topic

 

Presentation Date

WINDOWS 8 SPECIAL TOPICS    
Make Windows 8.1 Look and Act Like XP or Windows 7   Windows 8 Tutor
Access Any of the More Than 50 Control Panel Items   Windows 8 Tutor
Access the Windows Firewall   Windows 8 Tutor
Activate File History for Continuous Backup   Windows 8 Tutor
Add Google Chrome   Windows 8 Tutor
Add Two Free Anti-Malware Programs   Windows 8 Tutor
Add Your Gmail Account to Your Start Screen or Taskbar   Windows 8 Tutor
Alter Your Power Options for Energy Savings and Convenience   Windows 8 Tutor
An Improved Version of Wordpad is There for You   Windows 8 Tutor
Bring Back the Familiar Start Menu from XP or Win7   Windows 8 Tutor
Change or Delete Your Password   Windows 8 Tutor
Change the Name of a Pre-Windows 8 Tile   Windows 8 Tutor
Connect to a Wi-Fi Network   Windows 8 Tutor
Control the Brightness of Your Monitor or the Volume of Your Speakers   Windows 8 Tutor
Create a Local User Account   Windows 8 Tutor
Create a Microsoft Account   Windows 8 Tutor
Create a Recovery Flash Drive   Windows 8 Tutor
Customize Your Start Screen and Apps Screen Backgrounds   Windows 8 Tutor
Disable the Touchpad on Your Laptop   Windows 8 Tutor
Do You Have the Most Recent Windows Updates?   Windows 8 Tutor
Download and Install a Legacy (Pre-Win8) Application   Windows 8 Tutor
Download and Install Windows Live Mail   Windows 8 Tutor
Enable or Disable the Lock Screen   Windows 8 Tutor
Enter and Exit the Apps Screen   Windows 8 Tutor
Find an Application, a Setting, or a File   Windows 8 Tutor
Find Your Installed Apps   Windows 8 Tutor
Get Help and Support from Microsoft   Windows 8 Tutor
Have More Than One Search Engine at Your Fingertips   Windows 8 Tutor
How to Add or Change Your Account Picture   Windows 8 Tutor
How to Check for Compatibility Issues   Windows 8 Tutor
How to Repair a Windows 8 App   Windows 8 Tutor
How to Restore, Refresh, or Reset Your Computer   Windows 8 Tutor
How to Switch to a Different Account   Windows 8 Tutor
If the Typeface on a Webpage is Too Small to Read   Windows 8 Tutor
Install a Free Full-Featured Office Program   Windows 8 Tutor
Install a Legacy Program from a CD   Windows 8 Tutor
Install an Application from the Microsoft Store   Windows 8 Tutor
Install Startup Monitor   Windows 8 Tutor
Keep Your Computer Running Fast and Reliably   Windows 8 Tutor
Keyboard Shortcuts   Windows 8 Tutor
Make Windows Explorer Always Show the Full Search Path   Windows 8 Tutor
Manage Programs that Run at Startup   Windows 8 Tutor
Manage Your User Accounts   Windows 8 Tutor
Navigation Properties Accessible from the Desktop   Windows 8 Tutor
Nine "Do Everything" Keyboard Shortcuts   Windows 8 Tutor
Organize Your Start Screen Tiles   Windows 8 Tutor
Personalize Your Live Tiles   Windows 8 Tutor
Personalize Your Lock Screen   Windows 8 Tutor
Pin a Shutdown Icon to Your Desktop   Windows 8 Tutor
Pin Folders to the Start Screen or the Desktop   Windows 8 Tutor
Pin or Unpin Applications from the Start Screen   Windows 8 Tutor
Pin Webpages to the Start Screen   Windows 8 Tutor
Pin Your Favorite Legacy (Pre-Win8) Program to the Desktop   Windows 8 Tutor
Pin Your Favorite Win8 Program to the Desktop   Windows 8 Tutor
Place a System Restore Icon on Your Desktop   Windows 8 Tutor
Place the Desktop Version of Internet Explorer on the Start Screen   Windows 8 Tutor
Place Web Shortcuts on the Desktop   Windows 8 Tutor
Pre-installed Software Can Bloat Your Computer   Windows 8 Tutor
Reinstall a Windows 8 Application   Windows 8 Tutor
Resetting the Default Browser   Windows 8 Tutor
Resetting the Default Search Engine   Windows 8 Tutor
Resize Your Start Screen Tiles   Windows 8 Tutor
Restore the Libraries in Windows Explorer   Windows 8 Tutor
Secure Your Software from Attack   Windows 8 Tutor
Set the Default Version of Internet Explorer   Windows 8 Tutor
Sign-in Without a Password   Windows 8 Tutor
Sort the Tiles on the Apps Screen   Windows 8 Tutor
Start Screen Tatoos   Windows 8 Tutor
Take a Screen Shot Using the Snipping Tool   Windows 8 Tutor
Track Your Computer's Reliability   Windows 8 Tutor
Turn Live Tiles On or Off   Windows 8 Tutor
Understanding Windows 8's File History   Windows 8 Tutor
Uninstall an Application   Windows 8 Tutor
Use a Photo Slide Show on Your Lock Screen   Windows 8 Tutor
Use a PIN rather than a password   Windows 8 Tutor
What to Do When a Program Locks Up   Windows 8 Tutor
What's Different About Windows 8.1 When Compared to Earlier Editions of Windows   Windows 8 Tutor
What's Important About a Microsoft Account   Windows 8 Tutor
The Taskbar is Always Available and in Plain Sight   Windows 8 Tutor
Remove Unnecessary Files from Your Hard Drive   Windows 8 Tutor
Uninstall Unwanted Applications to Free Up Disk Space   Windows 8 Tutor
Improve Performance by Optimizing Your Drive   Windows 8 Tutor
Create a Local Account: Step-by-Step   Windows 8 Tutor
Use ReadyBoost to Increase Your RAM   Windows 8 Tutor
Become an Expert in Using Microsoft Word and Excel   Windows 8 Tutor
How to Check the Show More Tiles Option   Windows 8 Tutor
Free Up RAM if Needed   Windows 8 Tutor
Store Your Important Files Online with Microsoft's OneDrive   Windows 8 Tutor
Best Anti-virus Programs in 2014 for Windows 8.1   Windows 8 Tutor
Clean and Sanitize Your Computer with PrivaZer   Windows 8 Tutor
Configure Smart Search   Windows 8 Tutor
Make Windows Explorer Show the Full Path to Your Target Files   Windows 8 Tutor
Using the Disk Cleanup Wizard   Windows 8 Tutor
Checking the Size of Your Windows 8 Apps   Windows 8 Tutor
Determining if Your System is 32 bit or 64 bit   Windows 8 Tutor
Displaying File Extensions   Windows 8 Tutor
Renaming Multiple Files at the Same Time   Windows 8 Tutor
How to Use Multiple Monitors   Windows 8 Tutor
Transferring Pictures from a Memory Card to Your Hard Drive   Windows 8 Tutor
CutePDF Writer to Create PDF Files   Windows 8 Tutor
Print a Test Page to Troubleshoot Your Printer or Apps   Windows 8 Tutor
Stopping or Deleting a Print Job   Windows 8 Tutor
Backing Up the Windows Registry with System Restore   Windows 8 Tutor
Understanding the Action Center   Windows 8 Tutor
Getting Rid of Notification Area Icons   Windows 8 Tutor
KeePass Password Safe   Windows 8 Tutor
DesktopOK to Keep Your Desktop Icons in Place   Windows 8 Tutor
Resetting Your IE Browser to Its Default Settings   Windows 8 Tutor
Agent Ransack - An Internal Search Engine   Windows 8 Tutor
Acronis Cloning to an External Drive   Windows 8 Tutor
Use OneDrive for Off-Site Storage   Windows 8 Tutor
     
     
     
DOCUMENTS EMPHASIZING PRE-WINDOWS 8 ISSUES    
ADD YOUR NAME TO THE BKK CONTACTS LIST    
HOW TO RECEIVE MESSAGES FROM THE CLUB  

 

PROTECT YOUR COMPUTER FROM THE CYBERCRIMINALS   revised July 2014
Accelerators in Internet Explorer  

September 7, 2013

Account Settings, Access Your  

March 16, 2013

Active X, Controlling   April 27, 2013
Add-Remove Program Application, Take Control of Your  

July 21, 2012

Address Labels Using Free Avery Software, Create   December 15, 2012
Address Labels Using Microsoft Word 2003, Create   December 15, 2012
Address Labels Using Microsoft Word 2010, Create   December 15, 2012
Ads, Block Annoying   July 2014
Anti-Virus Programs for Routine Verification   May 4, 2013
Anti-Virus Program from the Cloud   July 2014
Anti-Virus Programs for 2014, The Best   July 2014
Autocomplete in Internet Explorer   July 2014
Barricade Your Computer from Strangers by Turning Off Remote Assistance   June 15, 2013
Baseline Security Analyzer   April 2014
Battery, Extend the Life of Your Laptop   March 2014
Battery Failure in Your PC  

August 17, 2013

Belarc Inventory, Using the  

May 2014

Best Browser for Protection Against Malware   May 25, 2013
Best Performance, Adjust Your Computer System for  

July 2014

Bing, Microsoft's Search Engine  

August 31, 2013

Blind Carbon Copy, How and Why to Use   November 2, 2013
Bloatware and Your Computer  

August 3, 2013

Boot, When Your Computer Won't  

August 17, 2013

Border Around a Word Page  

March 17, 2012

Botnet: What is It and Why We Should be Concerned   July 2014
Browser More Effectively, Two Dozen Ways to Use Your   August 24, 2013
Browser, Consider More Than One  

April 13, 2013

Browser Get Hijacked, How Did Your   July 2014
Browsers and Their Protection Features   January 4, 2014
Browser's Address Bar, Auto Place Your Cursor in Your   January 7, 2012
Browsing History, Hide Your  

August 17, 2013

Buying a New Computer   July 20, 2013
Calendar on Your Taskbar, There's a One-Click   February 18, 2012
Camera, When Your Computer Doesn't Recognize Your   June 8, 2013
Camera to Computer, Transferring Your Photos from  

July 6, 2013

Caps Lock Alarm, Setting Up a   May 25, 2013
CCleaner to Optimize Your System  

January 4, 2014

Chain Letters, Stop Them from Proliferating   January 4, 2014
Change the Default Program for Launching an Application   June 2014
Check Your Central Processing Unit Usage Periodically   April 2014
Clean and Sanitize Your Computer with the Best Free App  (PrivaZer)   June 2014
Cleanup Those Orphaned Files to Boost Your Computer's Speed   January 28, 2012
Clock on the Taskbar, Show More Than One  

September 21, 2013

Clock Speed (CPU) vs Memory: Which is More Important?   October 5, 2013
Close All Windows, A Fast Way to   November 12, 2011
Clouds, Storing Your Data Files in the   March 17, 2012
Columns in Windows Explorer, Resize the   August 25, 2012
Commercial AV Tools and Security Suites are Resource Hogs   July 27, 2013
Compress Files to Increase Your Flash Drive Copy Speed   May 25, 2013
Computer Keeps Crashing, When Your   May 2014
Computer Restarts Itself, When Your  

August 27, 2011

Computer Repair Offers You See Advertised on TV   July 20, 2013
Computer Running Fast and Reliably, Keep Your   August 10, 2013
Computer Slows Down, Strategies for When Your   October 27, 2012
Computer Won't Start (Boot), When Your  

July 13, 2013

Computer's Name, Changing Your  

March 19, 2011

Computing Pleasure, 10 Ways to Enhance Your   December 7, 2013
Contacts List to a Thumb Drive for Safe Keeping, Export Your   March 2014
Control Panel,  Gain Easy Access to the  

June 23, 2012

Controlling the List of Frequently Used Programs   April 2014
Control Panel to Your Taskbar, Pin the   July 2014
Cookies, Delete Internet   May 2014
Copy and Paste Secrets   June 1, 2013
Copy Address Contacts for Save Keeping   October 19, 2013
Copy Those Irreplaceable Documents, Music, Pictures and Videos to Another Location  (Windows 7 edition)   May 18, 2013
CPU Usage Periodically, Check Your   March 31, 2012
Crashes and Won't Restart, When a Program  

December 22, 2012

Create a Desktop Background Slideshow   June 2014
Credit File Periodically, Check Your   October 5, 2013
CutePDF Writer will Create PDF Files   July 2014
Define a Word Using Google or Bing   May 2014
Defrag or Not to Defrag   August 3, 2013
Deleted Files, Programs to Recover   February 16, 2013
Desktop Background from Your Favorite Photos   November 2, 2013
Desktop Background Slideshow - Win 7  

June 12, 2010

Desktop Computers Won't Become Extinct, Reasons Why   January 19, 2013
Desktop Email Shortcut for Your Favorite Email Recipient   February 2, 2013
Desktop, Place Favorite Websites on Your  

August 17, 2013

Desktop Icons, Change the Size   February 2014
Desktop Icons, Reorganize Your  

February 16, 2013

Desktop is Missing, When Your  

April 6, 2013

Desktop in a Hurry, Access Your   March 30, 2013
Desktop, Place a Shortcut Folder on the   June 8, 2013
Desktop Timer for Your Health   April 2014
Dictionary on Your Taskbar, Place a Merriam-Webster   March 2014
Digital Camera, Using Your Digital Camera   December 17, 2011
Digital Images into a Word document, Imbedding  

March 31, 2012

Document, Don't Lose that Important   March 30, 2013
Downloading Applications from the Internet, Use Caution   April 2014
Dozen Ways to Fine Tune Your Computer   April 27, 2013
Duplicate Files, Deleting   August 18, 2012
Email Accounts to Your Cox Service, Add   October 5, 2013
Email Address, Has Yours Been Compromised?   February 4, 2012
Email Download Hangups  

February 18, 2012

Email Get Hijacked, How Did My   March 10, 2012
Email IP Address, Find IP Origin of an Incoming   January 12, 2013

Email Messages, Display Your Full Name in Outgoing

 

April 2, 2011

Email, Respect Your Friends When Forwarding  

January 5, 2008

Email Messages, Color Code Selected  

May 2014

Email Messages to a Safe Place, Send Important  

April 16, 2011

Email Messages, Writing Drafts of   November 17, 2012
Email Messages, Sort Your   May 2014
Email Messages You Send, Change the Default Font Type and Size in   June 2014
Email Accounts to Your Windows Mail Programs, Add   June 23, 2012
Email, Display Your Full Name When Sending   March 30, 2013
Email Messages from Uninvited Senders, Block   May 2014
Email Messages, Why Do You Receive Duplicates   July 6, 2013
Email Messages, Reset the Default Font Size for Reading   May 2014
Email Messages to an External Drive, Copy Important   April 2014
Email Messages Later, Send Your   July 2014
Email Text is too Small to Read, When the   October 29, 2011
Error Message, Find a Solution for an   December 10, 2011
Error Reporting in XP, Vista, and Win7   October 19, 2013
Facebook Account, How to Remove Your   October 29, 2011
Fake Anti-Malware Offers, Beware of   July 13, 2013
Favorite Folders to Windows Explorer in Windows 7, Creating  

March 12, 2011

Fast Ways to Launch Programs in Windows   June 8, 2013
Fast Way to Close All Your Windows   May 2014
Favorites Folder, Cull Your   July 2014
Favorite Website with a Keyboard Shortcut, Establish   May 2014
Favorite Websites on Your Desktop  

March 30, 2013

Favorites to the Start Menu, Adding  

July 30, 2011

Favorites to the Taskbar, Adding  

March 12, 2011

Favorites, Edit and Organize Your Web  

July 2014

Favorites to a Safe Place, Move Your   June 2014
Faxes to Your Inbox, Inbound   January 12, 2013
File Check Box in Windows 7  

November 27, 2010

File Management, A Practical Guide to   September 14, 2013
File from One Location to Another, Copy or Move a  

February 19, 2011

File Summary to Make Your Search Easier   August 3, 2013
Files on a Flash Drive, Store Important   February 9, 2013
Fix Your Windows Problems, Have Microsoft   January 12, 2013
Flash Drive, Deleting a Corrupted File from a   February 23, 2013
Flash Drives and Their Hidden Secrets   November 10, 2012
Foistware: A New Problem that Even the Good Guys are Using   February 16, 2013
Folder Size at a Glance, Check the   July 2014
Folders, Customize the Look of Your   January 5, 2013
Folder View Settings to Like Folders, Apply Universal   February 4, 2012
Font Settings in Microsoft Word, Change the   October 29, 2011
Font Size for Your Entire Windows Operating System, Change the   June 2014
Freezes, When Your Computer or a Program   December 17, 2011
Glary Utilities to Optimize Your System   January 4, 2014
Games Folder in Win7, Can't Find the  

January 23, 2010

Gmail Account from Outlook Express or Windows Live Mail, Manage Your  

June 30, 2012

Gmail to Scrub Your Regular Mail   April 2014
Golden Oldies, Play the   October 19, 2013
Google Chrome vs. Internet Explorer: the Battle Royal   February 2, 2013
Google from Tracking You Online, Stop   March 3, 2012
Google's Home Page, Change the Background Image  

October 23, 2010

Google Redirect Virus, Beware of the   September 8, 2012
Hard Drive Dies, When Your   November 3, 2012
Hard Drive is About to Fail   February 11, 2012
Hard Drive Life Expectancy   January 4, 2014
Hard Drive to Thumb Drive, Copy Files from  

April 2014

Hardware, It's Time to Clean Your   February 23, 2013
Help Menu in Windows  

June 25, 2011

Hijacked?, Has Your Email Been   August 10, 2013
Hoaxes, Beware of Email   September 10, 2011
Holiday Shopping Online   November 16, 2013
Home Page, Creating More Than One  

May 2014

Host File Can Stop Highjackers   June 16, 2012
Icon Size on Your Start Menu and Desktop, Change the  

August 14, 2010

Imbed Picture in Word Document  

January 26, 2008

Ink Cartridges, Save Money on  

April 13, 2013

Ink Cartridges, The Truth About Discount   April 13, 2013
Internet, How Big is the Internet   November 2, 2013
Internet Connection, Restore Your  

March 16, 2013

Internet Explorer Browser Hangs or Freezes   September 15, 2012
Internet Explorer Malfunctions, When Your  

April 13, 2013

Internet Explorer Menu Bar and Command Bar, Finding the Missing   July 2014
Internet Explorer Tools   July 28, 2012
Internet Explorer Won't Start   October 19,  2013
Internet Favorites to an External Drive, Saving   January 19, 2013
Internet Performance, Improve You   May 4, 2013
Internet Security Mistakes, Five Most Common   March 2014
Internet Works in Sending Data Around the World, How the   July 2014
Inverse Selection, Using Windows   June 16, 2012
iTunes or Spotify for Music   January 18, 2014
Java Now to Avoid Hackers, Disable   January 19, 2013
Keyboard Shortcuts   

June 9, 2012

Keyboard Shortcuts for the Dedicated Mouse User, A Collection of Very Special   June 16, 2012
Keyboard, Start a Program from the  

January 7, 2012

Laptop Battery to Extend Its Life, Remove a   December 17, 2011
Laptop vs. Desktop, Which is the One for You?   June 2, 2012
Laptop or Tablet, Which Should You Buy?   July 27, 2013
Laptop, Clean at Least Once a Year   February 11, 2012
Launch Programs Quickly from Your Keyboard   July 2014
Learn Something New   August 10, 2013
Life Spans of CDs, DVDs, Hard Drives, and Thumb Drives, Expected   July 2014
Links Won't Open Correctly in Your Incoming Mail, When Imbedded   December 10, 2011
Login Password, Remove Your Computer's  

August 27, 2011

Luggage Tags: Make Sure Your Luggage Goes Where You Go   May 26, 2012
Malicious Software Removal Tool  

April 13, 2013

Malware, Secure Your Software to Prevent   July 6, 2013
Malware, Telltale Signs of  

December 11, 2010

Maximize Your Windows and Keep Them Maximized  

September 8, 2012

Menu Bar in Windows 7, Always Show the   May 26, 2012
Message Rules to Stop Uninvited Email Messages   April 2014
Microsoft Action Center for Windows 7 Security   December 10, 2011
The Microsoft Surface Tablet   June 23, 2012
Microsoft Malware Prevention Tool   March 23, 2013
Microsoft's Six Desktop Security Tools   April 27, 2013
Microsoft Office--Kingsoft Office Suite 2012 is a Great Free Alternative to   February 16, 2013
Microsoft Office--LibreOffice is Another Great Free Alternative to   February 16, 2013
Microsoft Safety Scanner  

June 18, 2011

Microsoft Security Essentials, What's Different About   March 3, 2012
Microsoft Security Essentials, Temporarily Disabling   March 10, 2012
Microsoft Quit Supporting Your Operating System?, When Does   May 4, 2013
Microsoft Word and Excel, Become an Expert in Using   June 2014
Word Documents You Attach to Email Messages, Change the Universal Format   June 15, 2013
Minimize All Your Open Windows in Win7   June 2, 2012
Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a New Computer   February 2, 2013
Modem to Recover Your Internet Speed, Unplug Your   May 2014
Modem for Security and Privacy, Unplug Your   November 17, 2012
Monitor's Brightness to Protect Your Vision, Protect   May 25, 2012
Mouse, Dealing with a Sleeping Wireless   February 23, 2013
Mouse Pointer is Ready When You Are  

February 19, 2011

Network Problem, Check When You Have a   November 19, 2011
Newspaper, Access Your Hometown   January 7, 2012
Next Button, Be Aware of the   February 23, 2013
Microsoft Word, Setting the Default Font and Style in   June 15, 2013
Ninite will install Applications En Masse   July 2014
Norton Removal Tool, Using the  

April 6, 2013

Notification Area, Adjusting the Icons that Appear in the   January 19, 2013
OneDrive, Back Up Your Really Important Files with Microsoft's   June 2014
OpenDNS, Speed Up Your Internet Browsing with   April 6 2013
Open Windows, Alternative Ways to Close   July 2014
Operating System, What's the Most Popular   July 2014
Overheating Problems, Check for   November 2, 2013
Overheating: Your Computer's Number One Enemy   September 7, 2013
Paint.Net : a Great Substitute for Photoshop   January 18, 2014
Photos Imbedded in a Word Document   April 2014
Printer Problems, Diagnose and Fix   October 5, 2013
Passwords, Create Strong   February 5, 2011
Password, Is Yours Strong Enough?   August 27, 2011
Password Protecting You?, Is Your   August 18, 2012
Password Protect Your Private Folders  (All Versions)   November 27, 2010
Paste Special Command?, What is the   March 31, 2012
PDF Files, Can They Contain Viruses?   November 12, 2001
Performance, Disable the Swap File to Improve   April 20, 2013
Photos When Sending via Email, Compress Your   April 6, 2013
Photos from Icons to Thumbnails, Changing   July 16, 2011
Photos in Windows Live Mail, Send   March 2014
Pictures and Captions in a Document, Add  

January 2, 2010

Pinning Programs to the Start Menu  

January 30, 2010

Plain Text for Email Security  

February 19, 2011

Portable Tech Support Software for Your Flash Drive   January 26, 2013
Power Options in Vista, Win7, and Win8   July 2014
Power, Control How Your Computer Locks Down to Save   November 2, 2013
PowerPoint Slides, Harvest Individual Photos from  

July 16, 2011

Power Tools Lite 2013 is Here   March 2, 2013
PUP, What is a   April 2014
Preview Pane, Turn Off the  

February 12, 2011

Preview Pane to View Your Files Without Opening Them, Use the  

November 12, 2011

Print and Picture Size of Most Web Pages, Increase the   November 19, 2011
Print Job, How to Cancel a Rogue  

December 11, 2010

Print Only Part of a Webpage  

June 18, 2011

Printed Copy of Your Address Book/Contacts list, Make a  

March 19, 2011

Printer Gives You Trouble, When Your  

February 19, 2011

Printer Settings and Make Them Stick, Change Your  

February 12, 2011

Printscreen Key and the Snipping Tool  

August 27, 2011

Print, When a Document Won't  

June 18, 2011

Printer, Buying an Inkjet   August 11, 2012
Printer, Change the Default Settings for Your   March 2, 2013
Privacy as You Surf the Web, Maintain Your   July 2014
Processes are Safe to Close?, What  

February 20, 2010

Program Crashes (Locks Up) and Won't Restart   April 2014
Protect Your Computer from the Mojave Heat  

August 7, 2010

Quick Scan or Full Scan: Which to Use and When   May 2014
RAM Memory Means Better Performance, More   September 15, 2012
Ransomware--How to Get Rid of It   January 12, 2013

ReadyBoost to Increase Your Random Access Memory (RAM)

 

July 2014

Recover Deleted Files   February 16, 2013
Recycle Bin's Delete Confirmation Feature, Turn off the  

February 5, 2011

Recycle Bin Icon, Hiding or Showing the   

February 20, 2010

Red X's on a White Background  

August 28, 2010

Registry and Doing It Safely, Cleaning  

June 4, 2011

Registry, The Windows  

March 5, 2011

Remote Assistance, Turn Off   January 4, 2014
Rename Multiple Files at the Same Time   July 2014
Restore Your Computer to an Earlier Time   February 9, 2013
Restarts Unexpectedly, When Your Computer  

June 5, 2010

Right-Click for Better Control  

February 26, 2011

Right-Click Menu, Adding Options to the   February 23, 2013
Rootkit: the Worst Malware Ever   February 1, 2014
Safe Mode, How and When to Use  

June 11, 2011

Secunia PSI to Protect You from Security Holes in your Programs   April 2014
Scareware, How to Handle   October 15, 2011
Scrolling Secrets While Using Internet Explorer and Office  

February 1, 2014

Search Engine at Your Fingertips, Have More Than One  

February 5, 2011

Search Function in Windows  

June 25, 2011

Security Audit, Run a  

January 29, 2011

Security for Internet Explorer 9, Setting Your   October 15, 2011
SendTo Folder, Adding to the  

December 7, 2012

Send Photos Via Email to Friends and Family   June 2014
Service Packs are Critical  

April 30, 2011

Shopping Online, Tips for   August 11, 2012
Shortcut Icons for Shutdown, Restart, Sleep, and Hibernate on the Desktop   September 28, 2013
Should I Remove It? will Suggest Which Applications to Remove   January 18, 2014
Show Desktop Button in Win7, Take Control of the   October 15, 2011
Shredding Files for Permanent Deletions   July 6, 2013
Shutdown Button, Customize Your Windows 7  

March 19, 2011

Shutdown Delays, Reduce   September 15, 2012
Shutdown Your Computer the Easy Way  

January 29, 2011

Single-Click to Open a Folder or File   July 30, 2011
Slideshow View in Vista and Win7  

June 19, 2010

Smart Phone Games on Your Computer, Play   March 17, 2012
Smart Defrag 3   February 2014
Snipping Tool in Vista, Win7, and Win8  

March 2, 2013

Software Updates to Avoid Security Risks   May 4, 2013
Startup Sound in Windows 7, Disable   February 11, 2012
Sorting Your Files in Windows, Contacts, Favorites, and Email Messages   June 15, 2013
Spammer?, Are you an Unwitting   August 18, 2012
Special Characters in Your Documents  

July 9, 2011

Special View for Special Folder   May 2014
Speed Up Windows 7, How to   November 26, 2011
Speed, Compress Files to Increase Your Copy   October 19, 2013
Spell Checker Program for Outlook Express   January 7, 2012
Start Menu, Controlling the Items that are Displayed in the   July 16, 2011
Start Menu in Windows Vista   July 3, 2010
Start Menu in Windows 7, Mastering the  

September 28, 2013

Start Menu Highlighting For New Programs, Turn Off   March 20, 2010
Startup, Access Your Favorite Programs at   March 30, 2013
Startup, Manage Programs that Run at   March 2, 2013
Startup, Easy Way to Control Programs that Run at   June 2, 2012
Startup Monitor, Download and Install the  

March 2, 2013

Sumatra PDF - a Safe Substitute for Adobe Reader   January 18, 2014
Surf Faster by Turning Off Web Page Images   March 24, 2012
Surf Safely and Smartly   May 2014
Synonym in a Word Document, Find a   February 2014
System Repair Disk for Windows 7  

July 24, 2010

System Restore Icon on Your Desktop   March 2014
System Restore to Back Up Your Windows Registry   July 2014
Systray, Hide the Seldom Used Icons that Overload the  

March 19, 2011

Take Control of the Programs You Want to Remove   June 2014
Taskbar in Vista, Using the  

June 26, 2010

Taskbar in Win7, Using the  

June 26, 2010

Taskbar, Adding Your Name to the  

March 19, 2011

Taskbar from Disappearing or Moving, Keep Your   April 6, 2013
Tax Scams, Beware of   March 24, 2012
Tech Support Scams that Arrive by Telephone   July 20, 2013
Telephone Tech Support Scam, Beware of a   January 7, 2012
Temporary Internet Files Manage Your  

March 5, 2011

Test Page to Troubleshoot Your Printer, Print a   July 2014
Thumb Drives and Their Hidden Secrets   April 2014
Time, Date, and Calendar on the Taskbar   June 15, 2013
Toolbars from Your Browser, Remove Spyware   January 4, 2014
Tracking Protection and Active X Filtering   March 23, 2013
TrendMicro's New HouseCall Security Program  

February 6, 2010

Translate Text into Another Language  

July 9, 2011

Turn Off Your Computer, Different Ways to   June 8, 2013
USB Drive, Computer Can't Read Your  

June 13, 2009

USB Problems, Fixing Your   November 3, 2012
Uninstall Programs the Correct Way  

March 5, 2011

Uninstall Bloatware from a New Computer    February 4, 2012
Uninstall Option to Your Context Menu, Add an   February 4, 2012
Uninstalled Programs, Remove Traces of   January 28, 2012
Unlocker for When a Program Refuses to Uninstall   January 2014
Unwanted Programs, Keep Them from Installing    (Unchecky)   April 2014
Use Caution When Downloading Applications from the Internet   March 2014
User Account of Your Computer, Set Up a Second   July 21, 2012
Videos, Skip Those Commercials that Appear in Online   May 19, 2012

Virtual Memory, Using

 

June 11, 2011

Virus?, How Did My Computer Get a   November 26, 2011
Viruses and Other Threats Via Your Email Messages, Beware of   September 15, 2012
Visual Effects to Increase Speed and Efficiency, Tweak Your Computer's   February 18, 2012
Volume Control Button Goes Missing, When the  

June 30, 2012

Wallpaper in Windows 7, Access Hidden Desktop  

March 12, 2011

Watchout for Spearfishing   February 2014
Weather Report on Your Desktop   March 31, 2012
Web-based Email Address to Protect You from Spam  

January 29, 2011

Webmail--Pros and Cons of  

June 11, 2011

Webmail--Which One is Best?   May 2014
Web Images, Save an Unclickable   March 24, 2012
Web Favorites to Another Location, Moving or Exporting  

March 12, 2011

Web Tracking, Block   September 7, 2013
Web Page Images, Surf Faster by Turning Off  

March 24, 2012

Web Page, How to Find Specific Text on a  

July 22, 2006

Web Page, Reloading a Stalled  

January 29, 2011

Websites Open Slowly, When   December 17, 2011
Website Doesn't Load Correctly, When a   December 10, 2011
Web Page Finds with a Friend, Share Your   October 29, 2011
Web Shortcuts on Your Desktop, Place   September 19, 2009
Websites, a Search Routine to Access Popular   July 2014
Web Surfing Strategies   July 2014
Windows 7 Action Center  

August 21, 2010

Windows 7 Desktop Themes, Create Your Own Personal   February 11, 2012
Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor  

October 24, 2009

Windows 7 -- Disable "Snap" in   June 5, 2010
Windows 7 & Vista -- Create Multiple Time Zone Clocks in   June 5, 2010
Windows 7, How to Speed Up   January 26, 2013
Windows 7 -- Show Empty Drives in   June 5, 2010
Windows Shutdown Button, Customize   January 5, 2013
Windows 7, Some Quick Tweaks for   March 24, 2012
Windows, Alternate Ways to Close Your Open   June 30, 2007 
Windows Email Program, Add New Email Accounts to Your   June 23, 2012
Windows Experience Index   November 26, 2011
Windows Explorer in Windows Vista  

July 17, 2010

Windows Explorer in Windows 7  

July 17, 2010

Windows Explorer, Change the Default Folder in  

October 2, 2010

Windows Explorer, Don't Get Lost in  

May 7, 2011

Windows Explorer's Navigation Pane, Expand  

May 7, 2011

Windows Explorer View Options, Easily Cycle Through   February 4, 2012
Windows Live Mail, Send Photos via   March 2014
Windows Live Mail, What You Should Know About   September 29, 2012
Windows Photo Gallery, Using   May 18, 2013
Windows Updates, Installing  

February 26, 2011

Windows with a Better Memory, Provide   June 2014
Windows 7 Desktop Themes, Accessing Microsoft's Online   November 17, 2012
Windows 7 Quick Tweaks   March 23, 2013
Word, Accessing the Preview Pane in  

December 12, 2009

Word, Places Bar in  

December 19, 2009

Word Document as an Email Message, Send  

May 17, 2008

Word Documents, Default Location for  

September 29, 2007

Word, Change the Basic Default Settings in  

March 2, 2013

Word 2010, Set Your Default Fonts, Paragraph Style, and Page Layout in   January 28, 2012
Word 2013, Disable Its Start Screen   July 2014
Word, Change Case Features in  

June 4, 2011

Word Document, Selectively Reformat Paragraphs in a   April 6, 2013
YouTube Videos, Download and Save  

April 23, 2011

YouTube Videos, Keeping Up With   February 18, 2011
YouTube Videos Won't Load, When   February 13, 2013
YouTube, a Casual Look at  

January 15, 2011

Zip or Compressed Files to Send as Email  

October 30, 2010