Hi! I wish you all a happy, healthy and fun Christmas, whether you celebrate it or not! If you use Outlook, you’ll love this tip. Usually we use the icons with a mouse to switch between mail, calendar, contacts, tasks and notes. If you memorize these shortcuts, you can move around really quickly and easily…

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Hi. There are so many software programs we use it’s hard to keep the commands straight in our minds so we can get our work done. We also don’t have the time to learn about the sheer breadth of what’s in each application. There’s a really cool website with reference guides on popular programs, both…

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Hi! In July, I wrote about taking better photographs with your blackberry: you can see that post here. Today, we’ll talk about sending photos to others from your blackberry. When discussing using the camera on your blackberry, it’s important that you have a media card installed. That way, your photos are stored on the card,…

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Hi! When your PC has been idle for bit, your screen saver automatically kicks in. Today we’ll look at the controls for your screen saver and how you can customize its settings to make you happy (yes…you can achieve true happiness through your screen saver settings!). The screen saver is there to help prevent damage…

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Hi! Sometimes you’d like to show someone far away what your screen or active window looks like. For example, you can make some instructions for how to use a software program or you can send someone a screenshot of an error message so she can help you. It’s really easy to do, both on a…

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Hi! Those of you with blackberrys, this one’s for you! Let’s look at some settings that I’ve used to make my blackberry less annoying. Two things used to bother me: the screen would become dim as I was using it, making the blackberry hard to use and the green led would constantly flash, causing the…

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Hi! Like many of you, I get a lot of email in Outlook… a lot! When mail arrives from certain people, I’ve set it up so my Outlook colors those emails automatically for me so they stand out in the list of messages. It’s quick and easy to use colors to organize your emails —…

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