This week’s email newsletter articles are:
- Firefox 13 and Bookmarks
Longtime subscriber Ed Pilarczyk wrote recently with a question after upgrading from Firefox v12 to Firefox v13.01. The bookmarking process (for IE users — that’s when you set a site as a Favorite) worked differently than he was used to it working […]
- Unblocking Web Sites with VIPRE Internet Security
Subscriber Kim Boudreau wrote to ask how to modify her VIPRE firewall to allow her to get to a blocked web site.
I have taken your advice and recently purchased and installed Vipre Internet Security 2012 on all of my home PC’s.
I think that Vipre is blocking my access to a web site […]
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This Week Online — Blast From The Past
Articles Newly Posted Online
These are new articles this week on my Terry’s Computer Tip web site that were originally part of my email newsletter.
- The World’s Shortest Excel Book Updated to Excel 2007 & Excel 2010
At only 30 pages, The World’s Shortest Excel Book was designed to cram the things you need to know into an easy-to-read electronic book (Adobe Reader .pdf file) along with Excel practice files to go with the lessons.
The book is not designed to teach Excel basics to new users. Instead, it addresses some of the more advanced topics and also some subjects that are too easy to overlook in Excel — and some errors that are too easy to make, too.
I bought the earlier version of The World’s Shortest Excel Book several years ago and found it quite useful and helpful. I’d go back and reread it occasionally to keep those thoughts refreshed. When the 2012 version was released recently, I quickly bought a copy […]
- Hard Drives Going Bad
Subscriber Leroy Terry (nice name!) wrote this week to ask about a computer problem he was having:
Hi Terry, My Compaq Presario with XP Media Center Edition 2005 has started loading programs very slow […]
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 with a child theme of my own to customize it.