Terry’s Computer Tips Newsletter – January 4, 2015

This week’s email newsletter article is: New Year’s Resolutions for PC UsersLong-time readers of my Terry’s Computer Tips email newsletters will recognize many of these New Year’s Resolutions. I’ve updated them a bit and I think they’re still very valid. New Year’s Resolutions are a traditional, annual opportunity to make decisions and promises to ourselves […]

New Year’s Resolutions for PC Users

Long-time readers of my Terry’s Computer Tips email newsletters will recognize many of these New Year’s Resolutions. I’ve updated them a bit and I think they’re still very valid. New Year’s Resolutions are a traditional, annual opportunity to make decisions and promises to ourselves about the ways we’re going to improve our life in the […]

Too Many Q’s

Longtime subscriber Mike G. wrote with an intermittent problem that was bugging him — enought that he termed it a virus. Hi Terry, I was wondering if you have run across what I am calling the "Q virus". What happens is after booting, anytime a properties selection is made after highlighting a shortcut icon is […]

Terry’s Computer Tips Newsletter – December 28, 2014

Longtime subscriber Mike G. wrote with an intermittent problem that was bugging him — enought that he termed it a virus. Hi Terry, I was wondering if you have run across what I am calling the "Q virus". What happens is after booting, anytime a properties selection is made after highlighting a shortcut icon is […]

Terry’s Computer Tips Newsletter – December 14, 2014

This week’s email newsletter article is: ’tis the SeasonIt is the Season — Christmas and New Year’s Day are almost here! It’s the season of joy, giving and thoughtful reflection on our past and what we’d like to do differently in the future. In the midst of all the happiness and gift-giving spirit, there are […]

’tis the Season

It is the Season — Christmas and New Year’s Day are almost here! It’s the season of joy, giving and thoughtful reflection on our past and what we’d like to do differently in the future. In the midst of all the happiness and gift-giving spirit, there are other forces at work… The spammers and scammers […]

Terry’s Computer Tips Newsletter – November 30, 2014

This week’s email newsletter article is: Text Manipulation in Excel – A Practical Example After my recent article Using Excel to Manipulate Text, I received an email from subscriber Noel asking for help. He was trying to use Excel for some manipulation of text, having trouble with numbers converting: Gidday from NZ (again) Terry I […]

Text Manipulation in Excel – A Practical Example

After my recent article Using Excel to Manipulate Text, I received an email from subscriber Noel asking for help. He was trying to use Excel for some manipulation of text, having trouble with numbers converting: Gidday from NZ (again) Terry I liked the article "Using Excel to Manipulate Text", and wonder whether you might be […]