Archive for the ‘Tips & Tricks’ Category

Add an on-screen keyboard in Windows XP, Vista, 7

On-screen keyboard are useful for those have tablets or touchscreen PCs. I decided to make a video tutorial instead of screenshots and directions (I know I’m lazy to take those screenshots).  Enjoy.

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How to add a flash movie or object in Powerpoint 2007

I know most of us at some point wanted to add a little flash movie to our presentation to try and spice things up a bit to keep our audience viewers awake.  The only problem is that there is no option to add a little Youtube video or any .swf object.  Even though there is […]

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Close all and save all word documents in Word 2007

In this video tutorial, I’ll show you how to create a keyboard shortcut to close and save all your word documents.  This will simplify your life by saving you those precious seconds you wasted by just simply closing or saving the documents one by one.  I know your

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Troubleshooting Question #1 – How to remove icons from my computer

Paula from Studio City asked me how to remove some of her icons in the “My Computer” window. I found out that those items are restricted from being deleted. Though there is a way to delete them using a

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Don’t like to send feedbacks in Windows 7 Beta? Get rid of it

If you downloaded Windows 7 Beta, you’ll notice the “send feedback” link on top of every window.  I am pretty sure more than 70% of the current beta users don’t even bother clicking on the link.  There is a trick to get rid of it.  Watch the video

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Run command missing in windows 7 and vista start menu

I personally like the new Windows 7 and Vista start menu with the search box.  They seem to have removed the run command from the menu.  Maybe they did it to save the start menu real estate space or because no one really uses that command.  For some of us, however, would prefer to have the […]

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How to add “My Computer” to Windows 7 and Vista taskbar

Saving time and clicks are important to me.  I like to see the “My Computer” right there on my taskbar.  I will show you have to add it to your taskbar with a video tutorial I made earlier today.  Remember to watch in HD and Full Screen mode for the best quality.

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Show or hide your icons in the systray (Windows Vista)

Some features of Vista are pretty cool but some you have to tweak to get it just right for your own personal preference.  The windows notification area, aka systray, will automatically hide icons that are inactive.  You can easily change this setting

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Bypass the Windows Vista logon screen

If you are using a home computer, it’s probably unnecessary for you to go through a logon screen in Windows Vista.  Since you are not at work and probably are not dealing with strangers getting into your sensitive data, the Vista logon screen is pretty useless.  I feel that I should be able to turn […]

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Create an RSS Feed for your website

We all know that RSS Feed is the current big trend for most readers who just want the plain old texts or summary updates from websites.  RSS Feed helps you and your reader by allowing them to be updated with the most current news or blog posts.  Have you installed one on your website yet?  You don’t

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