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How to speed up Vista instantly

How to speed up Vista instantly If you’re using Vista, you may have noticed how heavy it is in hardware-resource terms. If you’d like a faster computer and are prepared to compromise on the aesthetics, here is a very simple and quick way to get things moving more quickly. This method will also give you […]

A very simple guide to email on your portable devices (blackberry, iPhone, netbook etc.)

Many people have asked recently about using their email on their portable devices and it’s actually quite simple once you understand a few of the main principles Here’s how seven Creative’s email system works Firstly, a few definitions: Local email client – this is an application on your home or office computer for reading and […]

What is a webloc file or the .webloc file extension?

A Webloc file shortcut to a webpage or URL and is usually created by Safari the Mac OS X by dragging a website icon to a location on a computer Using windows To find the URL, open this file with any text editor such as Notepad or Opera Browser and copy the URL to your […]

Setting up a computer from new

Buying a new computer isn’t a simple as they’d have you believe. Here are the steps I took to get the most recent laptop I bought ready to use

Windows keyboard short-cuts everyone should know!

There are hundreds of short-cut keyboard combinations and when you start to learn them , they can really help you save a lot of time! Many of them are also transferable meaning, for example, some that work with MS Word may also work with Photoshop. CTRL+C and CTRL+V are very common and widely supported short-cuts […]

Microsoft SQL Server update problem

Q. I am unable to install the Microsoft SQL Server 2005 update KB970892 on windows Vista. What should I do? A. You’ll need to edit your registry for this one so, as ever, back everything up first. If you’re not sure what you’re doing, seek professional technical help first! In the ‘Run’ box, type in […]