Windows Startup Settings (including safe mode)

With the Windows Startup Settings screen (formerly advanced boot options) you can start Windows in different advanced troubleshooting modes so you can find and fix problems on your PC. In previous versions of Windows, you could get to this screen by pressing F8 before Windows started up. Windows 8 PCs start up quickly so there’s not […]



VLC: Free multimedia solutions for all OS!

VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. via VideoLAN – VLC: Official site – Free multimedia solutions for all OS!.

Sound Bytes to Celebrate 25th Anniversary with Party!

America’s longest running computer talk show is about to celebrate their 25th anniversary! Join Nick Francesco, Dave Enright and Steve Rea for a live broadcast and celebration on Saturday August 30th from 12-2 p.m. at Lovin’ Cup located at Park Point at RIT. The show will be broadcast live, and listeners are welcome to stop […]

RoaringApps – Application compatibility and feature support for OS X and iOS

Crowd-sourced application compatibility and feature support for OS X and iOS. via RoaringApps – Application compatibility and feature support for OS X and iOS.

AppRochester.com

AppRochester is a group of app creators and enthusiasts in and around Rochester, New York. Join us to share code, ideas, tips and tricks for mobile apps on iPhone, Android and Windows Phone. via About | AppRochester.com.

July 19, 2014

SBIcon

Sound Bytes: Your Computer User Group of the Air! A weekly radio show with news, interviews, opinions (lots of opinions!), and phone calls. Sound Bytes: America’s Longest Running Computer Call-in Radio Show. http://www.soundbytes.org 2014-07-19 Barb – Irondequoit, NY – computer slow – Gateway Win7 64 – no firewall, no AV, trouble accessing HotMail – got […]

AppInventor.org: Democratizing App Building

MIT App Inventor provides the fastest way to build apps for Android phones and tablets. Even with no prior experience, you can learn to build apps within hours. Here, you’ll learn from USF Professor David Wolber, who has been teaching beginners programming with App Inventor since its inception in 2009. With step-by-step video screencasts, Wolber […]

Enable the (Hidden) Administrator Account on Windows 7, 8, or Vista

Many people familiar with prior versions of Windows are curious what happened to the built-in Administrator account that was always created by default. Does this account still exist, and how can you access it? The account is created in Windows 7, 8, or Vista, but since it’s not enabled you can’t use it. If you […]

Kindle Unlimited – Unlimited Reading. Unlimited Listening. Any Device.

Freedom to Explore Enjoy unlimited access to over 600,000 titles and thousands of audiobooks on any device for just $9.99 a month. Learn more Amazon.com: Kindle Unlimited – Unlimited Reading. Unlimited Listening. Any Device..

New Captcha!

Quite a few of you are having problems with the picture captcha. Small screens, no Flash, fine motor control, etc. So today I’ve replaced it with a standard math capture. Words and numbers, so bots have a slightly harder time. Enjoy!

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