Category Archives: Tech

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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Oh well

Skylum Luminar 2018 is a great photo editing software and also great to use as a plugin with Adobe. There is slight boo hiss on this. I’ve tried to use Luminar as a plugin with Corel PaintShop Pro X9 and … 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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Someone emailed me asking for step by step

With photos after installing/copying On1 to CS5. After you’ve installed CC, and On1PhotoRaw, copy the plugins to CS5 Plugin directory/folder. Launch On1PhotoRaw. It will start in the BROWSE module. Select the image you want edit/develop. When you’re finished with your … Continue reading

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