This week’s email newsletter article is:
- Unable to Write to Flash Drive
Jerome Safer wrote recently about a problem with his USB flash drive:
Terry, I have a 4GB USB flash drive I am trying to use in my USB 2.0 port on the front of my Compaq Presario computer. When I try to save something to it I get a message "I don’t have authorization for this drive", "Contact the Administrator". I am the Administrator and I am logged in that way […]
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This Week Online:
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:
- Why Don’t Deleted Emails Appear in the Recycle Bin?
Subscriber JPB had a question about deleting emails, and why they don’t get recycled:
When you delete files (normally) they go to the recycle bin. How come E-mail doesn’t work the same way. it get’s compacted? I’m using Thunderbird and Windows 7 […]
This Week Online — Blast From The Past
Articles Newly Posted Online
The following are new articles this week on my Terry’s Computer Tip web site were originally posted in my email newsletter.
As above, these are direct links to the individual articles.
- Sleeping Computer Wakes Itself
Longtime subscriber James Biddle wrote to comment about a tip last week and to ask about an unusual event on his computer:
Great tip on indexing. I had a similar problem. I have something strange that happens every once in a blue moon. I put my computer to sleep (I never shut it off). The
- Computer Fans Rev Up Periodically
Subscriber Don Newsham wrote recently with an interesting question…
Terry, thanks again for the tips you gave me a few months ago. Recently ,while on the computer it will “rev up” for a couple of seconds and then be quiet. It will stay quite for 5,10 , minutes and then rev up again. Is this […]
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 Theme Framework.