Saturday, April 16th, 2005
How do I print double sided?
The short answer: flip your paper over.
Now for a long answer…
Load only one sheet of paper into your printer.
Pay attention to how the paper feeds through (which side did it print to?)
Learn all about the life and works of Hans Christian Anderson with this site. On the side bar you’ll see the navigation system. The sections are: Life, Works, Miscellaneous, Research, Titles Translated, Links, and About the Center.
Life — Who was Hans Christian Anderson? Well if you read the short biography you’ll learn he was more than just a writer. Or you can check out the timetable of his day… Continue reading
Are you tired of the icon associated with your Word docs? Maybe you want all JPEGs to have a unique icon. Well, it can be done. Yes, you can give custom icons to all files of a certain type.
First, if you don’t have any custom icons yet, check out Leo’s IconArchive for over 10,000 free ones to choose from…
Save them to a folder, maybe… Continue reading
Many times when you buy software it will also come with demo/trial versions of other programs.
These may automatically install with the program you paid for (this is called “foistware”) or you may see the other programs listed on the installation interface.
This often causes confusion if you run one of the demo programs and think “Hey, I paid for this software, what’s with the 15 day trial?”
If you… Continue reading
“Explore lost civilizations, ancient ruins, sacred writings, unexplained artifacts, and science mysteries. Meet subject experts, find related books and resources.” That’s a quote from the index page of this site, and let me tell you it lured me right in. You’ll also see how mystery is defined and then you’ll see the enter button, click it begin your exploration.
There are so many different ways to explore this site—you can… Continue reading
You’ll need Real Player to hear the frog calls on this site.
Click the photo of the frog you’d like to see closer up and be amazed. You get a larger photo of the frog and you get the link to hear the frog’s call, as well as a description of the frog’s call. You will also find its proper name and general name in the title on the page.… Continue reading
In Windows XP, my “Show Desktop” icon down in the taskbar disappeared. How do I get it back?
I get questions on this all the time. it even happened to someone here at WorldStart HQ. “Show Desktop” is not a normal program and you can’t just make a shortcut or reactivate it in a normal way.
What you’ll need to do is… Continue reading
Check out this interesting garden at an old Baltimore row house. Your journey begins by clicking “Enter”.
Once inside you’ll notice that this garden site starts in the front yard, goes through the house, to the back yard garden. Aren’t we in for some great exploration?
You have the navigation options of Front Garden , Porch, Living Room, Dining
Some viruses just won’t go away. You try everything from running your anti-virus software to digging through the registry just to have it come back. Well, if you have Windows ME or XP the infected file might be stored as a backup file that your virus scan can’t touch.
So, what to do? Try disabling System Restore and running a virus scan.
With Windows XP:
Right-click “My Computer”… Continue reading
I use AOL and want to print out just part of an email. How can I do it?
AOL won’t let you do selective printing the normal way. When you go to print, “Selection” is grayed out. BUT you can at least Print Preview and determine which pages you want to print.
Go up to “File” on the toolbar and you’ll see “Print Preview”.… Continue reading