Do You Know these 23 Windows Keyboard Combinations?

Speed up your Windows use with these keyboard combinations. ⊞ Win — opens the Start Menu in Windows 8.1 — opens the previous window; ⊞ Win + A — opens the Action Center (in Windows 10); ⊞ Win + B — selects the first icon in the Notification Area (you can then switch between the icons using the arrow…

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Windows – Fix Low Audio Recording Levels

Just as I was finally getting ready to create more videos or do voice-overs, I discovered that since my last use with Windows 7, Windows 8.1 has low volume problems. After a number of Google searches that did not yield any results, I finally hit pay dirt. This Microsoft page:…

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Turning Off Restore Point in Windows

The restore function comes in handy when something goes wrong with the computer. Rather than having to start from scratch you can go back to a date when you had no problem. There is, however, one time when the restore function is a pain and that is when you had…

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Formatting QuickLaunch Bar in Windows

I like to use the quick launch bar in Windows and at one point I just had too many items, so I went looking for a way to sort them into folders. I found it and did it and then promptly forgot how I did it. Then when I wanted…

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Lost Toolbar in Windows?

What to do when you fiddle around with things and suddenly your toolbar disappears. This is very frustrating if it is the main toolbar with view where you could otherwise get the toolbar back. Well, there is a simple way to get any toolbar back. Point anywhere in a blank…

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Computer Tutor

Using computers has never been more important at work or at play. With a few simple steps you can be well on your way to make the computer work for you. If you just got a computer or have had yours for awhile we can help you better understand and…

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