April 2005

Cookies

  Dear Computer Lady, Love your newsletter. Please, just what are cookies, and should I delete them?? If so, how does one delete them?  Thank you for your help, Carole

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WinTuneUp Pro

  Wintuneup Pro Wintuneup is a bundle of several utilities which are available in a single product. It will make your system run in a smooth, faster and error-free manner. Wintuneup includes many tools like registry cleaner, duplicate and junk-file remover, memory and internet optimizer and many other utilities. [ad#wintuneup]

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OE Address Book

  Dear Computer Lady, I have Win. XP and I use a cable modem that uses outlook express for the e-mail.  I’m having problems with my outlook express auto – populating my address book.  How do you shut of the auto – populate feature? TheTopK9

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Change Display Properties

  Dear Computer Lady, How do you change your color under properties from 16 colors to 256 and more. I have tried and it said it will happen if I restart the computer but nothing never happens. Will

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Safe Attachments

  Dear Computer Lady, I have been told not to open email attachments, even from people you know.  If you want to view the attachment, save it, then close out, go to the place you saved the attachment, right click and scan with your virus software. Would getting my friends and family members to put […]

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Slides to CDs

  [ad#acronisti]Dear Computer Lady, My family has probably 1000 picture slides of our childhood. The projector and the bulb is practically obsolete……  how can we got about transferring slides onto c.d…. is it possible without having to float a loan. Thank you for your time, Beth

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Avery DesignPro

Free Software Pick Avery Design Pro Works in Windows 9X, ME, 2000, XP, Vista www.avery.com Avery Design Pro is a great program for creating address labels, or any other kind of label. I use it for return addresses, CD labels, even to create labels for spice jars and items for sale.

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Forwarding Emails

  Dear Computer Lady, How do I eliminate the long list of email addresses in the To: line when I just want to forward an email I received to one or two other people? As always I appreciate all the helpful hints you provide in your weekly newsletter. Connie 

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AutoArrange Desktop Icons

  Dear Computer Lady  Sure hope you can help me with this problem, I can no longer click on to the icons on my desk top and move them .When I do they zip right back to where they were. For some reason they have all moved to the left side of my desk top […]

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