Category Archives: Tech

With the last Adobe product going subscription only

Now that Lightroom has gone subscription only, no longer offering a stand alone, many people are looking for alternatives again.  So far, I find AlienSkin Exposure 3, On1 Photo Raw, and Topaz Studio to be the strongest contenders.  Exposure 3 … Continue reading

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On1 2018 Beta

Yes, I know it’s beta, and there will be bugs.  And we have been asked to submit the bugs. The stand alone loads noticeably faster than v2017.  It now can do Panorama stitching.  It does line up the images perfectly, … Continue reading

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Seriously, what the hell

I have Adobe CS5 Extended. I have had it for a long time. I upgraded it from Adobe CS3 Extended.  For years, I have been using it without any problems.  Although I have CS6E, I use CS5 to tutor those … Continue reading

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What the hell

Out of the blue, my Windows 7 computer decided that the OS wasn’t genuine… after 2 years.  I tried reactivating, and no joy. I headed to Microsoft Help, started a session with a tech. He rebooted the system with all … Continue reading

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From the MWBs forum

I have been instructed to run MBCleaner… again. And do another clean install.. again. My response is as follows. My eyelid just started twitching.. I have to ask, please don’t take it personally, what is uninstalling MWBs with MWCleaner for … Continue reading

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Typed too soon

After Malwarebytes completed the scan, and I quarantined what I didn’t really want or need running, I apprehensively shut it down. Seems I was right to be apprehensive, because when I tried to start it again, it wouldn’t.  Tried rebooting … Continue reading

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Maybe I should be their tech support

After 18, yes 18, things from Malwarebytes tech support that didn’t work, and about the same from a MBWs forum, also didn’t work, over the course of two weeks,  with both places blaming OTHER software, and having me uninstall that … Continue reading

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