I have a love-hate relationship with productivity tools like time and task managers. The older I get, the more I lean towards simplicity and multiple solutions. I've also learned that you can't force any of these systems on people. Everyone has their own needs and comfort level. However, one nice … [Read more...] about Keeping it Simple with Momentum
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
This section is several pages long so be sure to use the blue Next Page >> button at the bottom or the search box to the right.
This is a time when people like to hunt for Easter eggs. Either the traditional ones or the clever ones that are hidden by software vendors. Both of these are fun. However, this one is more a rotten egg and it could cost us dearly if we don't pay attention. And it all starts with punycodes and fake … [Read more...] about Can Your Eyes Spot this Security Problem?
Sometimes it’s the little things that trip you up like figuring out how to print text in reverse. I’m not trying to imitate Leonardo Da Vinci and his mirror fonts. Instead I was trying to help someone do a t-shirt transfer that included a quote. It turns out there are multiple ways to solve this … [Read more...] about Printing Text in Reverse
This morning when trying to get to Uber, I managed to misspell the domain. It happens. What I didn't expect was to get redirected to a web page and pop up telling me a serious security threat might have been detected and to call the number on my computer screen. That’s the last thing you should do … [Read more...] about Watch Your Typos
This week I was working on a project where I needed to embed the file name into a document. Typically, I open the File Properties dialog on Windows and grab the name, which includes the location. This time, I had issues. I couldn't see the whole path and my mouse skills weren't up to norm. It’s … [Read more...] about Copy File Path and Name