Using public computers safely

Debbie is going on vacation and wants to know how to safely access her accounts from public computers and networks I trust you guys to give me the correct information on this. I’m going to be on vacation for two weeks next month and I’ll be traveling around the country quite a bit. There will be times when… Read More »

Some tips for our Cloudeight InfoAve Daily newsletter

This is a special note to all who subscribe to our InfoAve Daily tips and tricks newsletter. We realize that some of you are confused as  to how to access the links to the tips and tricks – and freeware and site picks in our daily newsletter. The answer is simple. Each featured tip, trick, freeware pick, etc.… Read More »

The key to Windows is the Windows key

Note: Win = Windows Key 🙂 Win+Space operates as a keyboard shortcut for Aero Peek. Win+Up and Win+Down are new shortcuts for Maximize and Restore/Minimize. Win+Shift+Up vertically maximizes the current window Win+Left and Win+Right snap the current window to the left or right half of the current display; successive key presses will move the window to other monitors… Read More »

Windows Search Indexing: Kind of a drag

Windows Vista’s / Windows 7’s “Search Indexing” is continuously checking all files on your computer and indexing them so that their information available for quick searching. This can speed up the Windows search feature, but it also slows system performance substantially. Since most of us don’t use Windows Search very often, you can speed up Vista and Windows 7… Read More »