Author Archives: Tom Terrific

About Tom Terrific

Interested in MANY things.

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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Email Links Security

One of the main tenets of security is to never click on email links. That’s one of the main way that computers can be compromised with malware. Even if the email is from a friend or trusted site, you just … Continue reading

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ASUS C302CA Chromebook

Here are some notes on the new Asus C302CA Chromebook I bought from Costco. Overall the computer is fine, although not much different from the two year old Toshiba which I have been using. I did buy an Anker adapter … Continue reading

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