Category Archives: Computers

Got some work to do

I have been using Forte Agent since version 3.  Now it’s up to version 8.  When I had a tech problem with it, I used to be able to submit a ticket, explain everything I had tried, and get good … Continue reading

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Called Wacom support

Since I have already done all the troubleshooting (different port, different cable, different computer, and even trying a different tablet) my Intuos Pro 5s’ USB charge port needs to be replaced.Hoping it will be less expensive than getting a new … Continue reading

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Rather glad I kept the old Intuos 5

Even though it has scratches (compliments of Wing ‘s cat, Ziggy) I kept the old tablet when I replaced it.  A good thing, too, because for some bizarre reason, the new one, after almost a year of using, isn’t charging … Continue reading

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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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