Category Archives: Slideshow

How to Keep Your Laptop from Going to Sleep

I was at a recent presentation where just after the speaker was introduced, his laptop went into “sleep” mode. It took the presenter a couple of minutes to get the laptop going again and it certainly interrupted the beginning of … Continue reading

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Slide Show in Windows 7

Getting a slide show to run in Windows 7  is fairly simple – Open Windows Explorer and open your Pictures Library. Choose the folder you want and then click on the “Slide Show” button and it will automatically start showing … Continue reading

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Microsoft PowerPoint Has Stopped Working – Fixed with a Restore Point

I opened up a PowerPoint slide show recently on my laptop, tried to do a “Save As” and received the above two messages. Since I was using Power Point 2010 I tried to “Convert” my ppt to a pptx file … Continue reading

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Slideshows – My new favorite.

While there are lots of ways and programs which will do an ok job for a slide show, my new favorite is irFanView. While it is a FREE photo editor, I use it mainly for its slide show feature. Just … Continue reading

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View As Slideshow

There are times when I want to use the Slideshow feature of Windows Explorer, but it seems to have gotten lost. Here’s how to get it again. View – Customize this Folder – From “Use this folder type as a … Continue reading

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