This week’s email newsletter articles are:
- Unable to Run Downloaded File in Firefox
Subscriber Evelyn Summers was having problems finding and opening her downloaded files, so she wrote me for help:
I have a problem with when I download. I can down load and it goes on my computer BUT it doesn’t show up on my screen so I can run it. Can u help me. […]
- Video of the Week
I posted another The Piano Guys video this week. This amazing video is a Mission Impossible spoof — the music is great and the video really makes a difference, too — pay attention and don’t miss the visual effects and sight gags […]
- Helpful Tech Support Disables Computer From Booting
New subscriber David Hazel wrote with an unusual problem — with Tech support from his ISP, his Windows 7 computer will no longer boot!
I am really at a loss on this one and it is probably an easy boot file edit if I knew how to do that. I recently called my [fiber optic Internet Service Provider name removed] tech support for the first time in the 15 months I have had their, so far, flawless internet service.
I had upgraded the previous evening to a higher speed online (50/20) and wasn’t getting the new speed. We were able to quickly resolve the issue and […]
This Week Online — Blast From The Past
A Look at Articles from Past Newsletters
- Computer Crashes on Connection of External Drive and on Full AntiVirus Scan
Subscriber David Wiesner wrote recently about a problem he was having…(External Hard Drives Don’t Work With Computer).
He wrote back with some new wrinkles to the problem: The problem that I described before regarding the computer shutting down with the addition of USB drives has some new wrinkles.
On occasion it shuts down for no particular reason after a long period of usage. And one way I can be sure to make […]
- Cello Wars Video
I’ve been poking around on YouTube recently — I must be the last person that’s gotten interested in videos…
Anyway, I found out about a couple of guys that do some fantastic music videos. The Piano Guys are really two musicians, one playing a piano and one playing a cello, with a team of three more handling the video design, filming, editing, etc.
I posted (embedded) one of the videos on my web site. […]
- Fonts Shrink to Unreadably Small In Windows Live Mail
Subscriber Carolyn wrote with a problem she was having — something she did when typing caused the font to be unreadably small:
Sometimes when I am typing, I hit something that makes my font size really small and I can’t make it bigger. I notice in my sent file it looks okay. What do you think I might be hitting to do this and how do I fix it at the time I am typing? I have Windows 7 and use Windows live mail. […]
- The Piano Guys – Lord of the Rings – The Hobbit
Another of The Piano Guys’ videos, this time the video is themed to The Hobbit from The Lord of the Rings […]
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