Monthly Archives: January 2009

Scanning for Malicious Software

One way to run Microsoft’s Malicious Software Removal Tool on your own terms is this simple task. Go to Start – Run and then type in mrt and then click on the “ok” button. The software starts and just follow … Continue reading

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Firefox – Open a New Tab

By holding down the Ctrl key and clicking on a link you will open that link in a new tab. You can also right-click on a link and choose – open in a new tab, but the above tip is … Continue reading

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Free Disk Copy

I found a free disk copy utility that SYSTM recommended. Thanks Roger. I’d recommend that everyone do a disk copy at least every 6 months. You’ll thank me the next time you get some malware on your computer.

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Monitor Your Minutes

I ended up last month with an extra $100 on my phone bill because I used more than my 1000 minutes. One tip I learned is that just by calling the phone company, they reduced the overage by 40%. I … Continue reading

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