Quickly Empty the Trash in OS X using Terminal

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For some reason, emptying the trash in OS X has always been a slow process, especially if you have a lot of files there. I tanked a huge folder that […]

Setup a Second Wireless Router on Your Home Network

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We moved into our new house about a year ago and I was super excited because I had it all wired up with Cat 6 cable and Ethernet ports all […]

Add the Andy Warhol Pop Art Effect to Photos the Easy Way

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Andy Warhol is considered by many to be the greatest artist in history. His pop art paintings were realistic, vivid, and detailed, while remaining simplistic at the same time. Luckily […]

How to Create Form Letters in Word

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Sometimes you may want to create a letter that you will be sending to a lot of different people, but you’d like certain parts of it to be individualized for […]

How to use AutoText and Quick Parts in MS Word

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For several of the past iterations of Word, Microsoft has had an AutoText feature that allows users to capture a piece of text and then to use it over and […]

Fix Mac Safari YouTube Black Screen Blank Players

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A common issue with Mac computers and the Safari Internet browser is that sometimes YouTube videos display incorrectly: just a black screen or a black player window. Luckily, if YouTube […]

Windows 7 RAM Requirements – How Much Memory Do I Need?

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Veteran computer users, or anyone that has owned PCs for several years now, may remember when 1GB of RAM was considered a lot. Not so long ago, a 1GB memory […]

Enable Integration Features for an XP Mode Virtual Machine

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Available in Windows 7 Professional, XP Mode allows you to integrate your physical computer’s resources with a Virtual Machine. Components you can share include drives, audio, printers, Clipboard, and smart […]

How to Stream Netflix to Your TV

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Everybody I know pretty much has a Netflix account. It’s pretty ridiculous if you don’t! For a small monthly fee, you get access to tons of streaming movies/TV Shows, plus […]

Setup Surround Sound in Windows

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Buying speakers and a good sound card is the first step to getting surround sound from your Windows PC. However, even after you place your speakers and install the drivers, […]