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How to Add a Printer in Windows 7

Posted by Ann Westerheim on 7/20/11 10:15 AM

One of the big benefits of keeping your technology current is that routine tasks get a LOT easier.  One prime example is adding a printer.

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Tags: Microsoft Windows 7, printer

How to Insert an Excel Spreadsheet into Word 2010

Posted by Ann Westerheim on 7/12/11 1:52 PM

If you've mastered the basics of the Microsoft Office suite, one of the next things to try is using the programs together.  For example, if you're preparing a report in Microsoft Word, it's easy to insert an Excel spreadsheet.

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Keep your electronics COOL in the HOT Summer weather!

Posted by Ann Westerheim on 7/8/11 2:57 PM

You may want to think twice before you leave your valuable electronics in your car on a hot day.  If you take your portable devices in the car with you, keep in mind that your car will get MUCH hotter than the outside temperature when you park it on a hot sunny day.  iPhones and iPADs have operating temperature ranges of 32-95 degrees F, and a safe storage range of only up to 113 degrees F.   Blackberry's and hard drives generally have operating ranges up to 122 degrees F, and digital camera specs typically call for storage below 120 degrees F.

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Tags: Electronics overheating, operating and storage temperatures for electronics

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