If you're a cell phone user whose carrier uses the GSM standard such as T-Mobile, AT&T, Vodafone and others, your phone includes a tiny electronic card that offers a lot of value. The card is called a SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) card and it can maintain your preferences. Just as important,
Quick Productivity Tips
This section covers articles that provide quick tips as opposed to the longer tutorial section that mostly covers Microsoft and Google products.
This master list is presently comprised of 6 categories:
- Cell Phone
- Internet of Things
- Computer Security
- Microsoft Windows
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I’m chalking this up as an amusing annoyance. I can’t close Skype in my typical fashion with Windows 10. I called this amusing as Microsoft owns Skype so you’d think the two would work flawlessly. Not quite, but there is an easy workaround.
The acronym FTP may sound new, but it is a well-established transfer protocol. Webmasters use FTP software to upload files from their computer to a web server. Some companies use FTP to distribute software updates, patches and forms. Although you can use dedicated FTP clients such as CuteFTP,
One of the lesser-known, but important computer files is the hosts file. It's a basic text file without a file extension that was designed to map or override IP addresses before accessing a domain name server. While often used for running a development website, it's also used to block domains.
The concept of email signatures isn’t unique to Outlook. This feature exists in many email applications. However, Microsoft does make the process of creating and applying them to specific scenarios easier. Below I show how to create one with an image. You might think of an email signature as a