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January, 2020

Issue #653: January 26 – Feb 1, 2020

Q: I imagine that you’ve covered this before and would appreciate a refresher on how to reduce “SPAM” calls and texts.  Many people received new phones this season and may also appreciate such tips. – Kelly H.Destin, Florida A: Indeed I have covered techniques for dealing with SPAM e-mail in past issues.  Nevertheless, it’s such […]

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Issue #652: January 19-25, 2020

Back in November of last year, I took advantage of the “Black Friday” prices and snagged a nice new laptop.  Aside from doubling my old system’s RAM to 16 gigs, it also came configured with dual drives – one SDD for fast booting, and a 1 terabyte drive for data storage.  Unfortunately, the out-of-the-box configuration […]

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Issue #651: January 12-18, 2020

Q: What’s the best long-term storage solution on the market at a price most folks can afford? I use an external hard drive after having problems with DVDs. I hear the new solid-state drives are not as reliable as originally thought. – Del S.Fort Walton Beach, Florida A: I’m going to go ahead and offer […]

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Issue #650: January 5-11, 2020

Q: I tried to implement the “God Tools” (I.G.T.M. #647, Dec 15, 2019) and it didn’t work. Came across some notes in Wikipedia that MS had broken this in Windows 10. You may want to advise your readers. – Dwight F.Niceville, Florida A: I’ve implemented God Mode on several Windows 10 machines, Dwight, and it […]

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