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Tech Tip of the Month

Every month we email a free tech tip, technique, strategy or product review. The tips are short, to the point, and cover a wide range of subjects. To sign up for the tip of the month, use the sign-up form on the right. We value your right to privacy, and we will never sell or share your email address with others, nor will ever send you spam. Unsubscribe instructions are included with every tip.

Tech Tip of the Month - Open Office Software
Herbert M. Cannon
If you are tired of endless and costly "upgrades" to the latest version of Microsoft Office there is a free alternative called Open Office. Open Office is a suite of programs that are compatible with . . . keep reading
Magellan Roadmate
About 18 Months ago my spouse gave me the Magellan Roadmate 700 GPS Navigation System as a birthday present. For business I do a great deal of driving in unfamiliar areas. Often this driving is late at night in a different time zone after a long flight. At first I was skeptical and thought the unit was way over-priced. However, I quickly changed my mind when I put it to use. . . . keep reading
Tech Tip of the Month - Google Desktop Search
I have been using Google Desktop Search for the last 3 months. It works just like the Google search engine, except it searches your computer. Here's how it works. After a simple downlo . . . keep reading
The Alexa Toolbar
Herb Cannon
Check out the Alexa Website This site has a great tool bar that you can download for free and add to your Internet browser. About the Toolbar: A great pop-up blocker . . . keep reading
Does your IT Manager go by the nickname of Dr. No?
Herb Cannon
All too often, I have come across IT managers who believe it is their job to say no. Or worse yet, tell you why something you want to do can't be done. Computer geeks (I use that term with . . . keep reading

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