Windows XP users are going to love this one! Do you play Minesweeper? Want to impress your friends by scoring the perfect game?
Try this out:
First, close or minimize all the open programs on your desktop and open Minesweeper (should be under “games” in your Start menu).
Now type xyzzy, then hold the Shift
These days we all have a whole lot of fonts in our computer systems – which is nice on the side of creativity and giving things your own personal touch – but not so nice on the side of changing from font to font.
We’ve all done it… select some text then go to the Font drop-down list and scroll, scroll and scroll some more to get… Continue reading
At this website you will find over 5,000 free stock photos that you can use for just about anything (mind the warning about products being in the pictures because trademark usage can get you sued).
The photos are really easy to navigate. There are an assortment featured on the main page and to the left of them is the navigation menu that lists all the… Continue reading
Even with a fair price, you have to ask yourself if this Web site fits into your business plan? It’s always a good idea to have a complete plan before you decide to purchase a Web site. Try to think of every possible aspect of owning a Web site. Coming up with fool-proof answers to the questions mentioned earlier will be your best defense against… Continue reading
Hey all you Windows Media Player users out there – looking for some keyboard shortcuts? Well, load up WMP 11, open a video and follow along, because here’s a bevvy of them to try out!
Switch to full mode – CTRL+1
Switch to skin mode – CTRL+2
Switch to the first view in a media category – CTRL+7
Switch to the second… Continue reading
I have heard that your computer can get too hot and ruin it. It’s summer now so I guess I will have to watch out for that. How do I make sure it stays cool? How can I check to see if it’s too hot?
This question is so important – great question!… Continue reading
If you’ve ever used MS Publisher then you’ve probably have run across the “phenomena” of linked text boxes.
Not being a regular user of such things you probably don’t know what’s going on when you bump into such things…
Well, it’s just what it sounds like – the boxes are linked and when the first one fills up with text it will overflow into… Continue reading
Are you looking to upgrade your Point and Shoot camera? Are you thinking of buying a Digital SLR (Single Lens Reflex)? Do you know the difference between the two and do the advantages of the Digital SLR truly justify the extra cost? In this tip, we’ll examine the practical usage of Point and Shoot cameras and compare them to a Digital SLR. Without going into Photography jargon, this… Continue reading
I adore maps! I have been fascinated with them ever since I discovered a road map in my dad’s car as a little kid. I can still remember learning how to fold it back up correctly, and the sense of pride it instilled in me. That fascination hasn’t faded as I’ve grown over, so when I discovered The Map Room, I knew I had to share it with… Continue reading