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October, 2021

Issue #745: Oct 31 – Nov 6, 2021

Q: How can I conveniently transfer my old emails to a cd? Thanks for your helpful column.  – Eugene S.Crestview, Florida A: Thanks, Eugene, though I fear that you’re going to find this edition of It’s Geek To Me to be less than helpful in answering your question, though I hope it will be educational. […]

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Issue #744: October 24-30, 2021

Q: Last year I updated two Dell systems. I’m attempting to upgrade one of the old units to Windows 10. Originally the old unit came with Win 10, but due to our good luck with Win 7, we had “7” installed over “10”. Now we are attempting to get Win 10 back on this unit […]

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Issue #743: October 17-23, 2021

Q: When I scan a document, I cannot have it sent to a file on my desktop computer’s hard drive (I indicate a preferred destination). I get a message that says, “Epson PDF Plug-in Unable to write to file.” But I can send it to my external hard drive, and then copy the file from […]

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Issue #742: October 10-16, 2021

Q: Does it depend what you are doing that make it okay to check the “keep me signed in” box? I know I would not do this on my bank account or maybe my medicine/health/doctor site, but would just shopping be ok?  – Spouse PeripheralBluewater Bay, Florida A: Seems like there are a whole bunch […]

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Issue #741: October 3-9, 2021

Q: I listen to Spotify on my iPhone throughout the day. Can you recommend a good Bluetooth speaker to purchase to connect to my iPhone? The fidelity would obviously improve my listening ability.  I read your columns weekly and have learned much. This is not a question of high importance, but just wanted you to […]

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October 2021

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