This week’s email newsletter articles are:
- WinPatrol Plus
Bill P. is having a big sale on WinPatrol Plus — it’s Bill’s wife’s birthday, so he’s having a special holiday and birthday sale — only $5 to upgrade to WinPatrol Plus from the free version. This is a "Special Experimental Sale" and is limited to one consumer order only. Don’t wait until the last minute (it’s supposed to be on sale through Sunday, December 11, 2011) and don’t complain if you miss it or it ends early
- Thunderbird Button Bar Not Showing
Subscriber Oz Fisher wrote about a problem he was having with the free Thunderbird email program (which I use):
Thanks for publishing so many informative and useful tidbits of information on the Thunderbird email system. In order for me to create a message screen to send a message in Thunderbird, I have to use the following procedure: Find > New > Message. I know there is a different screen
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This Week On-Line — New Articles
With my new design of my Terry’s Computer Tips web site, I now publish articles individually rather than as an on-line issue. That also means that I can link directly to the articles, as I’ve done below:
- WinPatrol Plus Sale – $5
Bill P. is having a big sale on WinPatrol Plus — it’s Bill’s wife’s birthday, so he’s having a special birthday sale — only $5 to upgrade from the free WinPatrol to WinPatrol Plus. The sale is supposed to end Sunday December 11th. That’s right — only $5 to upgrade to WinPatrol Plus from the free version! […]
- Computer Slowdown with Windows 7
Longtime subscriber Greg H wrote about a computer slowdown with Windows 7: Greg H. wrote:
Terry, I’m running an Intel clone machine with Win 7 Pro using a Microsoft wireless mouse and keyboard, which I have had no troubles with in the past. Lately, everything is just running super slow with lag times everywhere. Examples:
This Week Online — Blast From The Past
Articles Newly Posted Online
This is a new individual article this week on my Terry’s Computer Tip web site that was originally posted in my email newsletter.
- Windows 7 System File Checker SFC Finds Corrupt Files But Couldn’t Fix Them
Longtime subscriber Robert Herzog wrote to ask about a problem that he was having with his Windows 7 installation:
Hi Terry, I have a windows 7/64 SP1 home premium system and run SFC (the Windows “System File Checker” — Terry) once a month. All was well until last week when I ran SFC and go
- Lojack for Laptops Premium – Holiday Special
I’ve used Lojack for Laptops on my notebook computers almost since I first heard about it years ago. Now, Absolute Software is running a Holiday Special: LoJack for Laptop Premium 1 Year SubscriptionBuy one – Get one Free to Gift — Offer Expires 12/24/11 Click Here
I love the redesign of my Terry’s Computer Tips web site — it makes article posting and maintenance much easier than before. I’m glad I switched to WordPress and the Genesis Framework. On my Terry’s Computer Tips site, I’m using the base Genesis Framework without any of their child themes.