December 2017

Strange Problems Typing The Letter T

Dear Computer Lady, I suddenly am having strange problems with my e-mail. When typing a note, sometimes (not always) when I get to a word with a “T” in it … the letters following the t will have jumped somewhere in the prior lines or even prior paragraph. I have to look for the cursor […]

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Can I Re-install Windows 10

Dear Computer Lady, I had Windows 10 updated to my Windows 8 and I actually like it. I had a virus and sent my computer out to be fixed but when I got it back it defaulted back to 8. The company who fixed it said they cannot put 10 back on. Is that true? […]

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Pop-Up From Microsoft?

Dear Computer Lady, How would I know if my laptop computer has been compromised by a Zeus virus? I had a pop up appear last night with a phone number to call and a code # with Microsoft screen in background. The person on the other end identified himself as a Microsoft employee. He accessed […]

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How To Reset The Windows 10 Clock

Dear Computer Lady, I recently got Windows 10. One night this week the clock reset itself up one hour. Is there anyway to reset the clock in the bottom right hand corner to the correct time. When I go to the time and click over it I get a planning calendar. Thanks in advance from […]

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How To Make A Gmail Desktop Icon

Dear Computer Lady, Love your newsletter, full of so many answers I have questions to. My question is, how do I make a gmail desktop icon, so I can go to gmail quickly? Thank you, Daisy

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Windows 10 Control Panel or Settings

Dear Computer Lady, You give easy-to-understand instructions in your answers to all us folks whom you help. Thanks. My question: When I search the start menu for ‘control panel’, the ‘old-style’ control panel display comes up (too many choices). How do I get back to the control panel display that installed with windows 10? Thanks […]

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Free Alternative To Quicken

Dear Computer Lady, I have followed you for years and learned do much about my computer. As an elder person I cannot understand a lot of what is written about some programs. What I am asking is what is the best free quicken I can download to use for just my home checking account? There […]

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Friend Request From Imposter

Dear Computer Lady, A friends picture came up where you are asked to confirm, I stupidly, not thinking confirmed. Then saw where my friend wrote someone was using her to befriend people. I unfriended one of them but I may have unfriended the wrong one. what is going to happen? What do I do? I […]

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Overwhelmed With Junk Email

Dear Computer Lady, Thanks for all your help. I enjoy your column and benefit from much of the information you provide to others. Recently my email inbox has become overwhelmed with much trash. I wonder if there is some way that I can unsubscribe to as many as say 20 email websites all at once […]

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My Cursor Has A Mind Of It’s Own

Dear Computer Lady, I’m becoming very frustrated, because my cursor has a mind of its own and jumps around while I type….HELP!!!! Hugh

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