Vista

Recycle Bin Icon on Desktop

Dear Computer Lady, I have lap top with Window Vista installed. I notice that the Recycle Bin is missing and even with search I can not find it. Is there any way I can find it or recreate it as I have a lot files to be cleaned/deleted. Any help?. Best regards, Prem

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Password Reset Disk

Dear Computer Lady, I have a Dell laptop with Windows 7 Home Premium. To logon you have to type in a password. Well, my dear, sweet husband changed the password and forgot what it was. When I request to reset the password it states removable media, such as a floppy disk or USB flash drive […]

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How To Change Size of Insertion Point

Dear Computer Lady, I have office 2010, in word when typing can’t see the cursor. How do I made it visible? Thanks, Gram

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Change Insertion Point Size

Dear Computer Lady, I have office 2010, in word when typing can’t see the cursor. How do I made it visible? Thanks, Gram

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Backup Contacts in Vista

Dear Computer Lady, I am trying to save my address book on my thumb drive. How do I do this with Vista? Love the “Computer Lady”. Thanks, Jo

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Saving Files in Vista & 7

Dear Computer Lady, I currently have Vista Home Premium. When I had Windows 98, I was able to save a document directly into the folder of my choice. Now I have to save to Documents and drag to the folder. Is there a way to save directly into the Folder I want? Lynn in Florida

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Missing Recycle Bin

Dear Computer Lady, I think I accidently deleted my recycle bin from the desktop!!! I was trying to delete the items in the bin, however, I must have clicked on “Delete the Recycle Bin”. It did ask me if I wanted to delete and of course I wasn’t paying attention and hit “OK”. Where do […]

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How to Remove Windows Password

Dear Computer Lady, My computer is Vista Home Premium. I would like to eliminate the password when signing on to my computer. Any help you can offer will be much appreciated., Thanks, Judy

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Filmstrip View in Vista

Dear Computer Lady, I am so grateful for your newsletter! I’m fairly tech-savvy, but the simple way you explain things is just wonderful.   I bought myself a new HP laptop with Vista for my birthday. I put a folder of photos on it, and tried to view them as a filmstrip. The option is […]

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Should I upgrade to Windows 7?

Dear Computer Lady, I have a computer that has Windows Vista on it – I am now treasurer of my scottie club and I am doing more business items etc spreadsheets and so forth. I do not like Vista and am thinking of changing over to the new Windows 7. Would this be better for […]

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