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Sharing photos with Photos and Google Drive

It used to be that you would have to email everybody a photo you wanted them to see. No longer do we need to bung up the system with photos and just as well since they can be quite big. … Continue reading

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Child Predator Phishing Scam Preys On Parents Fears

Just when you think phishing criminals cannot sink any further, you get confronted with a “new low”. This phishing scam preys a on parent’s fear. The scam email looks like a warning for parents about a child predator that moved … Continue reading

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How to deal with fraudulent emails

Good advice from BT http://home.bt.com/techgadgets/internet/how-to-deal-with-fraudulent-emails-11363932621450

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Attachments by Gmail

Using Gmail its even easier to send a picture or a link. Or you can send several – its just drag and drop. Click on “Compose” put in an address and drop the files or links you want to send. … Continue reading

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Virus Alert – Cryptolocker

This virus encrypts your files and then destroys itself. The encryption is very tight – it can’t be broken. You will be left with contact details where you can send $300 – there’s no guarantee they will send you the … Continue reading

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To Address an Email using Windows 8

You’d think if you can do it in the older versions of Windows you could do it in Windows 8. Yes you can as long as you switch to “Desktop” mode but the natural Windows 8 mode is “Full Screen” … Continue reading

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Backup your Emails – Outlook

Many people don’t realise until its too late that your usual backup settings don’t include your email. Outlook in particular because the data on your PC is stored in a hidden file.   Here’s a little document you can download … Continue reading

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Gmail – Attachments

Gmail – Saving or Opening Attachments. Gmail enables “Viewing” or Saving attachments. Saving is called “Downloading” and puts them in your “Downloads” folder for later filing. Here’s a step by step guide.  Gmail Attachments which you can print if you … Continue reading

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Windows Mail – Saving Attachments

Some Windows Mail users have small Inbox capacities or old computers with limited storage space, this makes it important to save attachments and delete old emails. Here’s how – step by step, and you can print it off if you … Continue reading

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Gmail doesn’t use folders!

I often hear people say, “I don’t like Gmail because I use folders”. Get folders out of your mind they are a bad solution. Folders Actually, Gmail doesn’t use folders. To help you organize your mail more effectively, Gmail uses labels … Continue reading

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