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How-To View Your Saved Website Usernames and Passwords within Firefox How-To View Your Saved Website Usernames and Passwords within Firefox

Firefox allows you to save your passwords for most websites. So every time you return to your favorite websites you do not need to reenter your username and password. When your password is entered on any website login it automatically is encrypted so nobody who is looking over your... Read more


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How-To Use a New Firefox 3.5+ Feature, “Forget About This Site” How-To Use a New Firefox 3.5+ Feature, “Forget About This Site”

Firefox 3.5 has a new feature called, “Forget About This Site”. This feature allows you to single out one website and wipe out all history, cache, cookies, etc. associated with that site. For those of you that still have Firefox 3 but you want this new feature, just upgrade,... Read more


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How-To Set Firefox 3.5+ as Your Default Browser How-To Set Firefox 3.5+ as Your Default Browser

If you are like me and have multiple browsers installed on every computer you use this will be a good tutorial to watch. I have Firefox, Internet Explorer, Chrome, Opera and Safari on installed on my desktop and laptop Windows PC computers. Each of the web browsers want be the default... Read more


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How-To Perform a Text Search on Any Web Page Using Firefox How-To Perform a Text Search on Any Web Page Using Firefox

The birth of Firefox 3 brought with it a great new feature for students, researchers and anyone else looking for specific text on a crowded web page. The new feature is called Text Search. By default the Text Search feature is disabled. You must go into the options and enable it.... Read more


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How-To Find and Change the Location of the Firefox Download Folder How-To Find and Change the Location of the Firefox Download Folder

Being able to find and also change the location of the Firefox download folder is important if you download anything off the Internet. Many people have asked me to help them find the location of the Firefox download folder on their computer. On my own computer at home I changed the... Read more


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How-To Disable Firefox’s Built-In Spell Checker How-To Disable Firefox’s Built-In Spell Checker

The automated spell checking Firefox feature is one of my favorites. I love how it corrects my spelling when I am typing on Gmail, posting a comment on a blog or forum and various other websites. When the spell checker does not recognize a word or name I can easily Add it to the... Read more


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How-To Use the Firefox 3.5+ Private Browsing Feature How-To Use the Firefox 3.5+ Private Browsing Feature

I thought “Private Browsing” was a very neat idea when I first saw it pop up on Internet Explorer 8. Now Firefox 3.5+ has it. What private browsing offers is almost complete privacy on whatever computer you use it on. Once enabled whatever sites you visit do not show up in the... Read more


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How-To Delete Your Firefox 3.5+ History, Cache, Cookies and Saved Passwords How-To Delete Your Firefox 3.5+ History, Cache, Cookies and Saved Passwords

A very popular concern people have is how to delete their complete Internet tracks. To do this you must always make sure you erase your browser history, cache, cookies and saved passwords. Firefox 3.5 manages your Internet history/tracks differently than the previous version. It is... Read more


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How-To Change the Appearance of Windows Vista How-To Change the Appearance of Windows Vista

The Windows Vista color and appearance looks really nice when you are a new user coming over from Windows XP. After owning Windows Vista for a while you may get tired or bored of the look. When this happens it is nice to know that you are not permanently stuck with any visual settings... Read more


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How-To Modify Screen Saver Settings and Advanced Power Options in Vista How-To Modify Screen Saver Settings and Advanced Power Options in Vista

How to modify your screen saver and advanced power settings is a good thing to know, especially if you have a laptop. The screen saver options in Vista and 7 allows you to change the screen saver itself, the minutes it waits until it turns on, advanced settings specific to each screen... Read more


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How-To Submit Your Website to Google, Yahoo and Microsoft Search Engines How-To Submit Your Website to Google, Yahoo and Microsoft Search Engines

Once you have your website up and running with some content one of the ways to get traffic to your website is to list it in global website yellow pages, aka “search engines”. The top 3 search engines in the world are Google Search, Yahoo Search and Bing Search (from Microsoft who... Read more


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How-To Customize Your Wordpress.com Website, Beginner Basics Expanded How-To Customize Your WordPress.com Website, Beginner Basics Expanded

This WordPress.com website/blog setup and customization tutorial starts where the previous tutorial ended. You will learn how to setup and customize your free WordPress.com website. This tutorial assumes you have already registered and activated your free WordPress.com website as well... Read more


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How-To Create a Free Website at WordPress.com + Beginner Basics How-To Create a Free Website at WordPress.com + Beginner Basics

Now that you have chosen a subject, title and subdomain for your website you are ready to start the building process. A very good place to create a free website is at WordPress.com. WordPress.com has worldwide popularity and many features to offer. You will be able to customize your... Read more


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How-To Choose a Subject, Title and Subdomain for your Website How-To Choose a Subject, Title and Subdomain for your Website

So you have decided that you want a website. Now you have to ask yourself, What will my website be about? What is the purpose of it? I strongly recommend creating a website with a subject matter you are highly knowledgeable on or very passionate about. This is something I can’t help... Read more


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How-To Create a Website for Free (Series Intro) How-To Create a Website for Free (Series Intro)

A lot of people have websites nowadays. More would like to have one but do not know how to create a website. Starting a few years ago when friends, family and acquaintances learned that I knew how to create websites they started asking me various questions about website creation… Is... Read more


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How-To Speed-Up Your Computer by Defragging Your Hard Drive with JkDefrag How-To Speed-Up Your Computer by Defragging Your Hard Drive with JkDefrag

Through the recurring installation, uninstallation of programs and the constant creation and deletion of files your Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8 computer will begin to slow down. It will not happen overnight but it will happen. All programs, files and Windows itself gets written to and... Read more


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How-To Delete Internet Explorer 8 History, Cookies, Cache and Passwords How-To Delete Internet Explorer 8 History, Cookies, Cache and Passwords

A very popular tutorial on this site shows you, How-To Delete History, Cookies, Cache and Passwords on Internet Explorer v8 and Firefox v3. I have had several people tell me that the video tutorial didn’t work for them when using Internet Explorer version 8. I downloaded and... Read more


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How-To Prevent Programs from Starting when Windows Starts, Using MSConfig How-To Prevent Programs from Starting when Windows Starts, Using MSConfig

A major problem I hear from people a lot is that their computer takes “forever” to start (loading Windows). Some of them think it is due to a virus. Many times it is not a virus slowing down their computer but in fact this problem is due to many non-harmful programs that have been... Read more


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How-To Modify Monitor Display Settings in Windows Vista How-To Modify Monitor Display Settings in Windows Vista

Most of the time after I fix a computer, I check the display settings. I have noticed that most of those computers do not have their monitor refresh rate at the highest possible setting. If you do not have the video signal on your monitor refreshing at a high rate this could possibly... Read more


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Learn How-To Install a Font in Windows Vista Learn How-To Install a Font in Windows Vista

Whenever you want to get fancy with your text or just be different it is important that you learn how to properly install fonts. Be aware that despite the video tutorial below being created using Windows Vista it also applies to Windows XP and Windows 7. I initially learned how to... Read more