Hillary: Take a Picture of that Business Card

The Camera on your Smartphone can be used in many creative ways! My wife and I are having some work done on our home; we are having it painted. When the painters arrived, the boss gave us a business card that we promptly misplaced. When I located the business card, I...

Computer Tip 24: Working with Folders

Your computer is just like a filing cabinet! If you look around your office you most likely have a desk and a filing cabinet at a minimum. The top of your desk, or the desktop, most likely has things scattered all around it. Your filing cabinets are full of folders...

1 – Google Search Tips: Basic Search

Google is an amazing tool and I find most people have no idea how to make the most of Google and all its capabilities.  I’ve produce a series of videos that will show you how to get more out of Google. If you use the Internet you most likely use Google to search for...

Before paying with bitcoins… | OnGuard Online

If you shop online — and who doesn’t? — you might notice that some websites let you pay with bitcoins. Virtual or crypto currencies like Bitcoin can be a fast way to pay online, or in person with a mobile app.But using virtual currencies comes with risk. Their value...

Facebook Tips via Facebook

Facebook Tips: Fall 2015 Let’s face it, parents have ruined Facebook for their kids as they use the site to communicate with friends more than their kids do. I use Facebook for one primary reason. As the son of two great photographers I like to take pictures and...

Access Tip 15: Printing Reports

Once you’re finished with your report, you can either print it or export in a different file format it so that you can email it or post it on the web. Before you do this, you’ll need to go to Print Preview to make sure everything fits on the page, and you...

iPhone Tip 11: Address Book

Adding Contacts to Your iPhone Address Book In this tutorial you will learn how to add context your iPhone address book. In addition, you will also learn how to add a picture of a contact to their contact information in the address book. In a future tutorial we will...

Free Microsoft Word Training, Tips & Tricks

When I teach people about computers I always suggest they start by learning Microsoft Word.  My free computer training website www.teachanolddognewtricks.com offers more than 70 hours of free computer training in a wide variety of subjects. When I teach people...

Google Trends

Google trends can help track flu activity around the world. What are the most fascinating things about Google trends is that it can predict where and when the flu is about to break out based on searches on Google. This is just one example of how Google trends can...

Access Tip 0: My Microsoft Access Advice

Before you start using Microsoft Access, make sure you are not reinventing the wheel. On occasion I’ll get a call from someone who wants to learn about Microsoft Access and even Microsoft Excel. Typically, I asked them what it is they’re trying to...