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How to open .wps files on a PC or Mac

May 17, 2011

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Tweet Do you have a .wps file that you can’t open? Not sure which application can open it? Both Mac and PC have free software programs that you can download and install so you can open a .wps file and save it as a Word file, or as whatever type of file you choose. Here […]

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Did you upgrade an app that is part of a suite on the Mac App Store? Still launching the older version? Here is the fix.

March 2, 2011

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Tweet I recently bought Pages ’09 (for only $19.99, btw) for a client via the Mac App Store on my Mac, because you need at least Mac OS X 10.6 to get the Mac App Store on your computer, which he did not have. And my client wanted to buy Pages separately. He did not […]

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How to Merge PDF Files With Your Mac for Free (Leopard & earlier OS’s)

November 17, 2008

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Tweet Do you need to merge some PDF files into one file, but you do not feel like shelling out the cash needed for Adobe Acrobat? Well, you’re in luck. Whether you are running OS X 10.5 Leopard, or an earlier OS, I have a solution for you. Here are the solutions: (more…) Tweet Listen […]

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Need to brainstorm? Into mind mapping?

October 1, 2008

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Tweet I just found out about this very cool free web-based service. It’s a website where you can brainstorm and create mind maps for free and share them with co-workers, friends, family, etc… Check it out: (more…) Tweet Listen to this post

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Free Notepad programs with tabs! (PC and Mac)

August 29, 2008

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Tweet If any of you are a multi-tasker like myself, and you usually have a few windows of Notepad (PC) or TextEdit (Mac) open, then I have a solution for you. A client of mine told me about a Notepad program that has tabs for PC, and then I found one for Mac. Here they […]

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Did CCleaner, a valuable cleaning tool, delete a file that one of your programs needs?

August 8, 2008

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Tweet A client of mine recently had CCleaner, a valuable cleaning tool, delete a file that one of his programs (which was poorly designed) needed to run, even though that file was in a temp folder. The file that it deleted on his system was DAO.msi. So, if this happens to you with a different […]

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Losing space on your C drive? Try uninstalling Windows Desktop Search.

July 30, 2008

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Tweet I was losing space on the c drive of my laptop, and found that over 2 gigs was being taken up by Windows Desktop Search, and as far as I know, it keeps accumulating over time, as it keeps indexing. No other program needs Windows Desktop Search to run, so there are no worries […]

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Can’t merge cells in Excel 2008? (Mac)

July 20, 2008

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Tweet Having problems merging cells in Excel 2008? There are at least two solutions to this: (more…) Tweet Listen to this post

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Here is a cool FREE software program for screenwriting (PC and Mac)

June 20, 2008

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Tweet My sister just told me about a cool free software for writing screenplays. It’s like Final Draft, except it’s free. There is both a Mac and PC version. Get it here. Tweet Listen to this post

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How to Perform a Software Update on a Mac + Bonus

May 9, 2008

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Tweet If you have a Mac, it is important that you perform a Software Update every so often. You can actually set it so that your Mac automatically downloads the updates and notifies you when it does. I explain how to do that in the video below. I also show you how to Repair Disk […]

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Names of each version of Mac OS X

January 31, 2008

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Tweet Just in case anyone wants to know what each version of Mac OS X is called, here is the list: 10.0 – Cheetah 10.1 – Puma 10.2 – Jaguar 10.3 – Panther 10.4 – Tiger 10.5 – Leopard More info here: Versions of Mac OS X explained Tweet Listen to this post

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How to scan your computer with Spybot: Search & Destroy 1.5

January 31, 2008

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Tweet Is your PC running slow or giving you a lot of popups? Spybot is one of the programs that I use to handle that type of situation. You can download this free software for free at www.download.com Here is a video that I made that shows you exactly how to perform a scan on […]

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Is your Internet Explorer 7 stuck on the RunOnce page?

January 7, 2008

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Tweet Does your Internet Explorer keep looping back to the RunOnce page every time you try to set its search engine settings? A quick change in the registry will fix it. Here’s the code if you want to make the registry patch yourself: (more…) Tweet Listen to this post

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A bunch of free software for you

December 15, 2007

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Tweet Here is a bunch of free software for you: * Free YouTube to iPod and PSP Converter 2.8.3.1(recently updated) * Free Video Dub 1.2.1.1(just released) * Free Audio Dub 1.2.1.1(just released) * Free Video to Flash Converter 3.1.3.1(recently updated) * Free YouTube to MP3 Converter 2.4.3.1(recently updated) * Free DVD Decrypter 1.2.3.1(just released) * […]

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Cool software that allows you to create your online signature

November 29, 2007

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Tweet Check it out: Signature Software Demo Just don’t make it look like your signature on your checks! LOL. Tweet Listen to this post

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