Monthly Archives: December 2017

Tech Problems – Try Reddit.com

I’ve recently had two severe problems with my new Asus Chromebook. In one case the headphone volume was very low and then last night, the computer refused to charge. My son found the solutions in a matter of minutes on … Continue reading

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Amazon Package Text Messages

One of the things I didn’t like about Amazon in the past was that I would never know when I would find my package on the front porch. The delivery people would just put the package on the front porch … Continue reading

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Controlling Windows 10 Updates

There are times when I want to Skype with my grandson and get the best quality audio and video. The problem I have had in the past is that this particular computer is not used very often and has a … Continue reading

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Windows – Extend the Partition

Windows was taking up 256 gb of space on one computer’s hard drive! I was getting “running out of space” messages, so I had to change the partition on the drive to give Windows more space. This was on a … Continue reading

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What Would You Do?

My wife just got this email from “PayPal” indicating that her account was locked and she had to click on a link to unlock her account and verify ownership. What would your do? Unfortunately, many people would just click on … Continue reading

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Chromebook Printing HL-L2360DW

I recently bought a new printer, Brother HL-L2360DW,  to be used strictly for one of my Chromebooks. Getting it to print on my own was a effort in frustration, but the solution was as simple as calling Brother Printing and … Continue reading

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Charging a New Chromebook

My new Asus Chromebook came with USB-C charging which is a bit of a challenge to figure out. What I have learned is that I can use my old Anker 10000 mAh power charger for my laptop – even when … Continue reading

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