This week’s email newsletter articles are:
- Something Is Blocking Email Attachments
Longtime subscriber Mickey Christensen wrote with an interesting problem using Outlook Express:
I have a little problem that maybe you can help solve. I asked the computer guy I hire to come do computer work for me and he says he does not have a clue.
I am running Windows XP Pro SP3 and Office 2007 that has IE 8. I use Outlook Express for my email and it is the latest they show for my set up. (IE 8 is also the latest they show for my set up.)
My problem is that […]
- Can’t Print to Shared Printer
Subscriber Terry Nobbe had printer problems. Not just any problems, but problems accessing a shared printer on his home network:
I’m having difficulty accessing my wife’s Canon printer (attached via USB) unless I detach the printer from her laptop (WIN7 Home Edition) and connect it directly to my laptop (WINXP SP3).
Both our laptops are connected wirelessly (internet) and via network cables to our Linksys E1200 router and we have sharing enabled for all pertinent features on both laptops.
Terry’s problem is one that more people are discovering as they upgrade one of several computers on their home network. […]
This Week Online — Blast From The Past
A Look at Articles from Past Newsletters
- Fast, Small, Light and Powerful — and It’s a Notebook!
I wrote about replacing my main computer, a six-year-old Dell Inspiron 8600, with a homebuilt desktop computer. I also mentioned that, for my mobile needs, I ordered a fast, much cheaper notebook from someone else, and promised more about that notebook in a future issue. This is the one… […]
- Solving the It Won’t Run Anymore Problem
Subscriber Stephen wrote about the inability to run a program that he had routinely used:
for 10 years I have used a standalone program called JdirPrinter and it has worked flawless now it will not run I get an crash report.
I re-downloaded it and still get same error
any ideas? […]
- Can You Continue to Use Your Computer While Making a Backup?
Subscriber Richard Winn wrote for help regarding an older version of Acronis True Image:
Whilst backing up the partition, using Acronis TIH ver. 12, can I still use the computer..?
Also, I’m somewhat confuse as to the difference between ‘partition’ and ‘image’. All I want to do is to be able to restore my computer to the exact state it was in the event of a system failure.[…]
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