Computer Tip 1: A Computer Overview

Free Computer Training: Introduction to Computers Welcome to my free computer training at TeachAnOldDogNewTricks.com.My free computer training is going to introduce you to your computer and software such as Microsoft Office. Microsoft Office includes Microsoft Word,...

Google Alerts

Google alerts is a great tool for individuals and businesses. Google alerts gives you the ability to monitor the Internet and to be notified when something occurs. For example, you might want to create an alert for your name, or your business name. Google alerts has a...

iPhone Tip 25: iCloud

iCloud Backup Service for your iPhone In this tutorial we will learn about iCloud for your iPhone and related devices. Aaron at Zollotech does a great job of explaining how to keep all of your information safe and in multiple places. If you haven’t started using...

Text Message Scam

Let me set the scene: your friend John is rushing to get his daughter from school and his son to the soccer field, and he still needs to stop at the grocery store because there’s nothing in the fridge. In the midst of this everyday madness, he gets a text message from...

Hijacked Computer: What to Do

This is another great video from the Federal Trade Commission about Hijacked Computers. Published on Mar 23, 2015 Can’t turn your computer on or off? Is it acting up, running slow, opening pages you didn’t click, or displaying pop-ups constantly? There’s a...

My Thoughts on the Windows 10 Free Upgrade

In my opinion, you are crazy if you update your Windows computer to Windows 10! Let me tell you why. First and foremost this has nothing to do with Windows 10, I am hearing nothing but good things about Microsoft’s most recent version of Windows. But this is the...

Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard Shortcuts For Windows and Mac Keyboard shortcuts are often used in modern operating systems and computer software programs. Using keyboard shortcuts could save you a lot of time. Basic Shortcuts Description Windows Mac OS Edit menu Alt + E Ctrl + F2 + F File...

Microsoft Ribbon and Tabs Tutorials

Microsoft Office Training Tutorials: Introducing the Microsoft Ribbon & Tabs When I teach people things about Microsoft Office I typically use Microsoft Word as the tool to create my tutorials. The things you learn Microsoft Word will carry over to Excel,...

iPhone Tip 15: Find My iPhone

In this tutorial you will learn how to find your iPhone if it is lost or misplaced. Just a little bit of an update: this will also work with your iPad or iPod. In addition the text below was written by the Merlin Dean of SmartPhoneNirvana.com.  Thank you Merlin Video...

2 – Google Search Tips: Searching for John Smith

In this tutorial, I will do a basic search for a very common name: John Smith.  These simple Google search tips and techniques will make you a better Googler. My experience has been that once you start seeing some of the tools available it will open your world to a...

Access Tip 7: Working with Forms

In Access 2010, data is stored in tables, but you’ll often use forms to view and edit the information. Compared to tables, forms are easier and faster to use. In many databases, forms play a crucial role, as they allow you to add data to several related tables...