Category Archives: Computers

I got them Software Update Blues

So does my son.  I’m currently using older versions of Firefox/Cyberfox because the newest releases not only disable all my tried and true plugins/addons without any replacements for them, the new formats are freaking UGLY!  My son is getting the … Continue reading

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Surface Pro installations Checklist

Photoshop and Bridge.. Check.DxO Photolab.. Check.Google NIK Collection… CheckMy old tried and true LViewPro image viewer.. Check.Mailwasher.. Check.Google Chrome.. Check.Trillian.. CheckyLaunch.. Check.VLC.. Check That pretty much does the whole installation and set up.  Now, it’s the tweaking that needs o … Continue reading

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I Tech, therefore I am.

During our Albany trip, Wing  saw first hand the issues I had been having with my Sony laptop. It works great once it’s in Windows, but not joking, (and no, not asking for tech advice (been there, done that, it … Continue reading

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Audible.. WTF??

I have been trying to get the 2 Books for One credit special going on at Audible the past few days. I kept running into errors during the purchase. Either “You already own this title”, or “Not Authorized to sell … Continue reading

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Yet another great software tanks itself

But in a very underhanded and sneaky way. Siber Systems AI RoboForm password manager.  I have been using it for years, and it has saved logins, generated passwords, without fail.  The latest update; to say it’s a disappointment is an … Continue reading

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Since when?

I have been getting an odd message when I send certain emails with Forte Agent.  And I scoured the internet for about a week, looking for a solution. Didn’t find one, so did what any person would have done. I … Continue reading

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Just have to make the time to do it

The 500gb HDD has arrived, and I have my windows 10 ready to install on it. Just have to find the time to do it.  I get irked when people try to brow beat me into just upgrading the OS … Continue reading

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