DirecTV Genie Remote
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HowTo: Reset a DIRECTV Genie Remote

If you are a DirecTV subscriber and happen to encounter some problems with a Genie Remote, you can go online and access the DirecTV Help Center for instructions on how to fix common issues. However,

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HowTo: Reserve Free Windows 10 Upgrade

Yesterday, Microsoft announced the pricing details for its upcoming OS – Windows 10 and at the same time, they have also announced the release date which is July 29th of this year. New users or

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Tips & Tricks Mobile

HowTo: Display Unread Emails on Android Gmail App

Gmail became the default email client on all my Android devices after version 5.0 was released and it started supporting third-party mail accounts – Yahoo! Mail, Outlook, Microsoft Exchange and other email providers. Prior to

adobe photoshop elements
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HowTo: Disable Photoshop Elements Welcome Screen

When I purchased Adobe Photoshop Elements 10, the first thing I disabled was the Welcome Screen. It’s a bit annoying because it takes up time and I don’t really have a need for it because

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HowTo: Access Disk Utility on a Mac Computer

Disk Utility is a built-in Apple OS X operating system utility tool used for disk and disk volume-related functions. It can be used for creating, converting, backing up, compressing, encrypting, mounting, unmounting, and ejecting disk

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How To: Fix FileZilla “Invalid Port Given” Error

When you have a self-hosted WordPress blog, one of the things you need is a reliable FTP client to transfer all your files (themes, plugins, images, etc.) and manually upgrade your WordPress installation. My FTP

iolorgdf32 error
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HowTo: Fix “IOLORGDF32 Program Not Found Skip Autocheck” Error on Windows 8

A few weeks back, I noticed that every time my laptop booted up or restarted that it would display this error message “IOLORGDF32 Program not found skip autocheck“. I’m not very sure what caused it

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HowTo: Screen Capture with Mac OS X Lion

To replace the defective Lenovo U400, my wife decided to get a different computer instead of having Lenovo ship us a new unit. We ended up purchasing a 13″ Macbook Pro from BestBuy. This being

flashback trojan
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HowTo: Check/Fix Mac Infected w/ Flashback Trojan

According to Russian antivirus company Dr. Web, there are about 600,000 Macs around the world that are infected by different variations of the Flashback trojan and are now part of a fast-growing Mac botnet. Of