January 2014

Ads With My Email

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, Every once in a while when I am checking my email I get these messages that some emails have not gone through, then in investigating they are ads from a company using my email addresses. It is something about operating a home business and how to make money from home. How can […]

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Missing Volume Icon in Windows 8

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, I am using Windows 8. The speaker icon that was on the taskbar disappeared. How to I get it back on the taskbar? Amy

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How To Connect Keyboard to iPad

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, I have been given a wireless keyboard for my IPad. How do I sync the two? Thank you. Sandy Dear Sandy, Your wireless keyboard is probably using bluetooth technology, so you would need to go into your iPad settings and set that up. I will give you the best directions I can […]

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Will an iPad Replace My Laptop?

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, Just read the article about Outlook Express. I too, have an older laptop. Since I only use it for e-mails, browsing the web and games, would you suggest that I get an Ipad to replace my old laptop? Many friends have one and seem happy with them. Thanks so much for all […]

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Mac Computer Questions

[ad]Hi Elizabeth. You are terrific! I was “talked into” getting a Mac Computer and feel like a stranger to computing again. Can you suggest a web site that will answer my questions and give help? Hugs, Corinne

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FireFox Scrambled Text

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, I recently acquired a Dell Computer with Windows 7 and was using FireFox browser: FireFox was scrambling some words (not all) on my screen; I copied this scrambled words and pasted into an Email: the words came out clear and the way that should be: Question: What caused this and can it […]

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What Will Happen in April 2014

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, Please help me figure out what to do in April when I hear Microsoft will no longer support Outlook Express. Our computer dates from 2003 so I think it will be affected, but does it mean that OE will cease to exist? Besides OE for our emails, we do some web browsing […]

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Bible Study App

Dear Computer Lady, Hi Elizabeth, I was reading your iPad info and you said you have a bible app that you use frequently. Could you give me the name of that app as my husband would like to review it. Thank you, Jeanette

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Set Your Home Page in Windows 8

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, How do I make a website my homepage using Windows 8? Karen

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White Flashing Laptop Screen

[ad] Dear Computer Lady, I am running Windows 7 and my browser is Mozilla Firefox…. On my Dell Inspiron 17 laptop, I keep getting a flashing white screen. I have to shut the lid on the laptop, turn my laptop back on, and log in again. This is getting very frustrating. At no specific time […]

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