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UltraDefrag Hard Disk Defragmentation – Software

These days with fast processors and large amounts of memory the performance bottleneck on most computers is disk access. Start a program and watch the Disk Access led come on and wait. There are expensive solutions such as SSD drives … Continue reading

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Send To – Tip

Windows has a nifty function called Send To. Right-click on any file and the popup menu has Send To option with a little arrow next to it. When you select it a menu of options appears. Double-clicking on a file … Continue reading

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Windows 8 Preview – Review

Windows 8 Preview Windows 8 is here! This is not the final version, but it’s close. Windows 8, which likely won’t be available as a shipping product for some time, marks an aggressive turn for Microsoft. The completely revamped OS … Continue reading

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Open Windows Explorer in Folder You Want – Tip

I use Windows Explorer every day. I have a shortcut to in pinned to my start menu. I’ve been constantly annoyed that it wants to start in the “My Documents” folder. I rarely even use My Documents and am forced … Continue reading

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Open Web Page Shortcut with a Specific Browser – Tip

So you have your favorite web browser set up as your default browser but there is some site you need to use another web browser with…what do you do? Maybe there is some site that doesn’t work with your browser … Continue reading

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Find Broken Links on your Website

Broken links are very bad to have on a website. Broken links are bad for your visitors and very bad for Search Engines. I have some very old sites that have been changes so many times over the years that … Continue reading

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How to flush DNS cache in Windows XP

Bizzare Windows tip of the day. I’ve been moving a number of domains to a new server with a new IP address. While it does take several hours for the DNS changes to propagate over the Internet I found that … Continue reading

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