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Easy PC Setup – Download the Most Popular Windows Apps

Whether you just got a new computer or want to add some new abilities to your current setup this page has a listing and links to all the most popular free and open source programs available for Windows. We have looked at a number of these in meetings but if you need to be able to see them again, here they are.

If you have suggestions for programs not here please let us all know in the comments.

Ask Leo: Beware of the New Phishing Holes

beware of new phishing holes

In addition to .com, .net, and the like, it’s now possible to purchase custom generic top-level domains. I’ll review what this means and why it’s cause for concern.

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Dave’s Computer Tips: Brilliantly Simple-Added PC Security

added security for your pc

Tinywall is not a new firewall, but a new take on adding a simple and effective GUI to the existing Windows Firewall. Have a look, I think you’ll find this is a good addition to your computer “arsenal”.

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Tips4PC.com: The 5 Most Important Files to Backup

important backup

Who can really say what the most important backup files are for you? If you could make only five backup files, which five would you choose? This will depend on your personal needs but I will highly recommend that you start with these five essential backup files:

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Today’s PC Security is Just Whac-a-Mole

whack-a-mole

John Naughton of The Observer posted a great article that outlined the true limitations of today’s PC security – that have been exposed by the recent Flame virus…

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Excel.Tips.Net: Ages in Years and Months

Many times in early childhood education, a child’s age in Years.Months format is needed for reporting, admitting, and evaluation. Basically, this format shows the number of elapsed years and months since birth, separated by a period.

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Word.Tips.net: Using Last-page Headers and Footers

Often it is desirable to insert something in the header or footer that you only want to appear on the last page. Word can be tricked into doing this because the number of pages in a document only equals the page number on the last page of a document!

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PowerPoint Tips: Add 3D Rotation to Your Slides

crop pictures in PowerPoint

In this post, I explain in detail how to use 3D rotation. I start with PowerPoint 2007 and PowerPoint 2010; then I explain where to find similar features in PowerPoint 2003.

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Everything-Microsoft.com: Why Dell Isn’t Happy

why dell isn't happy

Dell isn’t happy. As things go, the PC era, that is the Personal computer era may be over.

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