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August, 2021

Issue #736: Aug 29 – Sep 4, 2021

Q: I can’t make my computer go to sleep. I did the same selections that I have on my laptop, but my desktop keeps starting back up after I put it to sleep. – Guy C.Covington, Louisiana A: That’s a great question, Guy, thanks for writing in.  I have some information that I think will […]

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Issue #735: August 22-28, 2021

Q: I accidently deleted something that was in my Spam folder and then realized that I need it. Can I get this back?  – Spouse PeripheralBlue Water Bay, Florida A:  The simple answer to the question as asked is “no”.  But, there are almost never any simple answers when it comes to computers.  There is […]

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Issue #734: August 15-21, 2021

Q: I have a homemade desktop with an AMD FX-4130 Quad core processor @ 3.80 GHz, 64-bit Win 10 Pro, 8 GB RAM, 240 GB SSD. My problem is that when I power on or wake up the unit, I usually get a message indicating “Preparing Automatic Repair’ which results in a blue screen indicating […]

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Issue #733: August 8-14, 2021

Q: Some time ago – weeks or maybe even months ago – you published an article which spoke to getting rid of the annoying boxes which appear on the lower right side of the screen in an attempt to sell their products or programs. i.e. Malwarebytes, PDF Suite, Grammarly, DashBoard and others. One can easily […]

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Issue #732 – Publication Week: August 1-7, 2021

Q: Yesterday my Windows 10 computer had a blue screen crash and restart. Unfortunately the restart only went as far as the scenic photo image screen and then stopped short of allowing me to access the login screen. My repeated attempts to left click mouse, Ctrl/Alt/Del, Esc Key & Win Key taps only caused the […]

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