|Filed Under:||Technology / Internet|
|Posts on Regator:||2350|
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|Archived Since:||November 10, 2008|
My sister sent me a bunch of photos to print but they're all in "PNG" format. I need them in JPEG or JPG format. How can I convert them with software on a Win10 system? The post Convert a PNG image to JPEG in Windows? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
I'm afraid I might have broken something with my Amazon Alexa: Instead of answering requests, it now beeps. Which I find confusing! What's going on and how do I have her talk to me again? The post Why is my Alexa beeping instead of talking? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
It's driving me crazy; my nephew changed the settings on my Windows 10 computer and now the screen goes to sleep almost instantly if I stop using the computer! How do I fix the sleep feature?? The post Fix Windows Screen Sleeping Too Fast? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
My Samsung phone is running out of storage space, but I don't have a lot of apps or music. My brother said it was caches in my programs. Is there some way in Android to clear app and program caches? The post Free Up Space by Clearing App Caches on Android? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
Hi Dave! I saw your earlier tutorial on how to rename a Windows PC, but what about a Linux system? I'm running Ubuntu Linux and want to rename the computer... The post How Do I Rename my Ubuntu Linux System? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
I've been part of a conversation at work that's gone in a really weird direction and want to forward the entire thread to HR. Can I do that in Gmail? The post Can You Forward a Discussion Thread in Gmail? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
I never noticed before, but my Windows 10 computer actually has my ex's name setup. How can I change its name to ANYTHING else? The post How do I Rename my Windows 10 Computer? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
I've been using Google Maps with great results, but suddenly it complains it can't find me. I'm using Chrome. What's up? The post Why Can’t Google Maps Find My Location? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
I saw your earlier article about how to use third party software to change the start and end points of a video sequence, but can't I use Quicktime or iMovie to do the same on my Mac system? The post Trim Video Start and End Points in Quicktime Player? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
Hi Dave. I bought a third-party charger for my Apple MacBook Pro and it works, but really slow. Much slower to charge than the original Apple unit. How can I tell if it's working properly? The post MacBook Pro Charger Not Working Correctly? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
We're cord cutters and are using Sling TV instead. Works great, and I love that I can keep up with my favorite TV shows on my smartphone. But my kids grab my phone sometimes and sneak shows we don't want them to watch. Are there parental controls on the Sling TV app? The post Are There Parental Controls for Sling TV? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
I like to check the Comcast Xfinity schedule on my computer before I make my evening plans, just in case a favorite show is on. Lately, however, it won't load and complains my version of something called Flash is out of date on Chrome for Mac. How do I update it? The post How Do I Update Adobe Flash in Google Chrome? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
I'd like to have the option of using my Android phone as a hotspot on occasion when there's no other Internet option. How do I set it up safely? The post Enable a WiFi Hotspot on my Android Phone? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
My son told me that my Windows 10 computer is set up to automatically update the OS itself, but how do I update my apps and programs in Win10? The post How To Update Apps and Programs in Windows 10? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor...
The head of IT at my company said that Dropbox had a security audit feature that we should all run on our personal Dropbox accounts. Sounds smart. How do I run Dropbox Security Checkup? The post How do I run a Dropbox Security Checkup? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
I go to the public library to work on my memoirs. I have my own computer, an ancient Windows system, but since I don’t have Internet, I appreciate that it’s free at the library. But is it safe when I go online? The post Is It Safe to Go Online at the Public Library? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
I often have games on my old iMac freeze up. Other programs on the Mac still work fine, it's just that game. Is there a way to force it to quit without having to restart my computer each time? The post How Do I Force Quit a MacOS X Mac Program? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
I buy a lot of various things on Amazon.com and would like to leave reviews of my favorites - and the ones that stink. What's the easiest way to do that? The post Fast and Easy Way to Review Amazon Purchases? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
My children's bandwidth use is through the roof, but they insist that they just share photos with their friends via text messaging. iPhones take big photos: is there any way to shrink the photos before they're shared in iOS 11? The post Save Bandwidth on iPhone SMS Messaging? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
I love the design of the Kindle app for the Mac and use it to read books all the time. My question: Can I read PDF documents in the Kindle app too, and if so, how? The post Can I Open a PDF in the Kindle for Mac App? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.