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Entries for March, 2011

NJ Computer Repair – How to Find a Computer Repair Company in New Jersey

The state of New Jersey can be divided into three areas where companies will usually advertise. North Jersey, Central Jersey and South Jersey. North Jersey has the most population so obviously you will have the most selection when choosing. New Brunswick is in Central Jersey and there too you will have a good selection for repair sites. South Jersey could be classified as all the shore locations and extends down to Cape May and the Camden area.


How to Buy the Right Laptop

Buying a laptop can be a stressful time because there are so many options to choose from. You need to decide what kind of laptop it is that you really need. Are you a student that will be using the computer for basic word processing and internet browsing? Are you a web developer that will be using much processor power for video and pictures? All these things need to go into consideration when purchasing your laptop.


How to Delete Private Data From the Firefox Web Browser

In public places like schools where many people use the same computer, you want to keep your personal data to yourself. This also applies to libraries. In this tutorial you will learn how to clear your private data in Firefox 3.


How to Deal With Microsoft Vista

I recently bought a new computer and unfortunately Vista came with the machine. I had to reinstall the OS three times in one month. This seems a bit excessive. Every time the computer would wake from sleep mode, the screen resolution would revert to the lowest setting which made everything look horrible. Re-installing the video drivers did nothing to solve this issue.


How to Back Up Your Computer to DVD the Old Fashioned Way

There are many great programs out there that automate the backup of your files. Some are free while others you have to pay for. Either way, you have to learn how to use the software which can be a daunting task for someone that is not too computer literate. Below you will find steps that help you manually back up the files on your computer to external media such as a DVD.