Hardware

How To Speed Up Games With One Upgrade

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, I would like to know what I should buy to improve my graphics and speed while playing games, especially GTA5 with all it’s super high textures, shadows etc. I’m not exactly looking to have a certain brand recommended to me, but rather WHAT items I need to buy to improve my system. […]

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How To See What Is Hogging My RAM

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, The PC Info page on my computer says that I have 16GB of RAM, but only 1.95GB is available. Even when I reboot the computer and check, it is still this way. Can you help me? Luisandre

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Installing A Program On A Chromebook

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, My kids insisted that the business world is going to Chrome Books and they obtained one for me. My problem is that it doesn’t have a CD or DVD player. I have a medical bracelet and I’d like to update the information on it, but I need to use the CD and […]

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Wi-Fi On The Porch

[ad]Hello Computer Lady, You have been very helpful to the “older generation” and I have a question. I have wifi in my home, but if I go to the back porch with my i-pad, I have no wifi access. Was told to purchase a wifi extender but it is expensive, do you have any other […]

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How To Calculate Power Supply Needs

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, This is My PC Intel Core i5-2400 3.1 GHz 8GB RAM Crosair Vengence ATI HD 5750 1GB x2 Crossfire Motherboard MSI-P67A-GD65 3x Seagate Baracuda SATA HDD 1 DVD ROM Drive Thermal take Spin-Q VT All in Cooler Master HAF 922 I want to know which power supply will work on it? some […]

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How To Switch to Cordless Mouse

Dear Computer Lady, How do I switch to cordless mouse? I just got this laptop with windows 8.1 yesterday. Thanks, EJ

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How To Increase Laptop Volume

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, Is there any way to turn up the volume more on my laptop? When I go to play some videos from Facebook, the volume is up high on the videos and the volume on my laptop is as high as it will go but I still have problems hearing it well. Is […]

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Wi-Fi Signal Reach

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, I have a router connected to my computer in my basement and an extender connected to the router. The extender is on a long cable and placed elsewhere in the basement close to an outside wall as close as I can get it to where my daughter uses her laptop in a […]

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Best Driver Update To Use

Dear Computer Lady, Thanks for all your good education work. It is a great help for seniors like me. Which is the best driver update to use? Chet

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Can’t Disable Touchpad

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, My problem is with the touchpad on my laptop. I’ve had this Dell Latitude D350 laptop for 6 years and had been running Windows XP. When I upgraded to Windows 7 a couple months ago I realized my touchpad was still functioning even though I use a wireless mouse. I have tried […]

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