June 2018

Deleting Words in Gmail

Dear Computer Lady, Hi! I am using HP Window 10 gmail. I write often with siblings and at times make mistakes in which I go back to the paragraph to correct a word. So I put the arrow behind the word and use the backspace key to delete the word. This works fine but sometimes […]

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Filtering Out Junk Mail

Dear Computer Lady, I have Windows 10 and am still able to use Windows Live Mail, which I really like. My question is when filtering out junk mail, I have the option to “add sender to blocked sender list” and/or “add sender’s domain to blocked sender list”. Most of my junk mail comes via yahoo.com […]

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Samsung Monitor Not Working After Update

Dear Computer Lady, The latest update to the Windows 10 update will not recognize my Samsung monitor? I have a 24″ monitor attached to my HP laptop that has worked just fine till their update. The display settings has changed from the choice of Multiple Displays to connecting to a wireless Setting. In my search […]

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The Secret To Sorting Emails in Thunderbird

Dear Computer Lady, I am using Mozilla Thunderbird on my new laptop. All new emails show at the bottom of the page. Is there a way to reverse that so that the new ones are at the top? Thank you for your help, Wendy

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How To Move Dropbox Folder

Dear Computer Lady, Thank you for all of your information over the past years. I have recently purchased a new computer and have run into a problem with using a program that I love but is giving me fits with the new device. The new computer has a solid state hard dive (C) as well […]

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How To Use a Wired Connection as a Hotspot

Dear Computer Lady, I work in a building made most of concrete block. The WiFi here is horrible. My area doesn’t get a signal and I have to go out of my office and down the hall to get a signal. I do however have a wired connection that connects to my desktop connection. Is […]

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Unwanted Ads on Recipe Sites

Dear Computer Lady, Thank you for sharing your wealth of knowledge. I always enjoy seeing you in my inbox! I enjoy getting recipes at different websites but often there is local store pricing information & I see the button to turn this off but it seems to only applies to that visit. I’m using Chrome […]

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How To Disable The Windows 10 Password

Dear Computer Lady, I’ve been a subscriber to your news letter for several years and this is the first time I’ve had to contact you. I use Windows 10 home on my HP laptop. Out of the blue, I suddenly need to use a password to log onto my computer. I didn’t remember even setting […]

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Organizing The Windows 10 Document Index

Dear Computer Lady, First a huge Thank You for the help you’ve done for a lot of people, especially me even when I did not send the original question. I have a problem with the Windows 10 file or document index. There are headings of OneDrive, Quick access, This PC and one with my given […]

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Does Windows 10 Security Suffice?

Dear Computer Lady, I just purchased a new Dell Computer with Windows 10. From what I have read Windows 10 has a good anti-virus program included. Do I need anything else or will this suffice? I regularly read your column in The Weekly Sentinel online. I see on the page you had a ad for […]

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