Monthly Archives: June 2015

Linux Cinnamon: HDMI Video Plays at Double-Speed

Seems like this is a known problem with AMD cards. This fix assumes you have an AMD card. First, edit /etc/default/grub and change this line: GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT=”quiet splash” to this line GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT=”quiet splash″ Now run “sudo update-grub“, then reboot your computer. Next, change the driver in the Driver Manager from the recommended x-server driver to […]

Google Play Won’t Update on LG G Pad

If you’ve updated to the latest version of Android (Lollipop, 5.x), and you can’t update Google Play, the first thing you should do is be patient! It can take a couple of weeks for Google to get to you with the newest version. If Google Play is trying to update, but can’t, you can do a […]

How Can I Stop Apps from Running at Boot on Android OS?

The AnswerSuperUser contributor Matthew Read offers a detailed breakdown of why this may not matter as much as Scott believes, and how Android differs fundamentally from other operating systems in regard to startup apps and background processes: Source: How Can I Stop Apps from Running at Boot on Android OS?

Autorun Manager – Android Apps on Google Play

Do you want to have control over automatically starting applications? Autorun Manager (formerly Autorun Killer) is an ultimate tool that lets you disable all the autostarting apps you don’t need. Unfortunately this app is misunderstood many times so please read help carefully and/or mail the developer if you have questions. Source: Autorun Manager – Android […]

Windows 10 FAQ & Tips – Microsoft

Microsoft is making Windows 10 available as free upgrade for qualified Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows Phone 8.1 devices. It will be available starting July 29, 2015; people can reserve their free upgrade today. You only have until July 29, 2016 to take advantage of this offer. Once you upgrade, you have Windows 10 for free on that device. […]

Connect An External Display In Linux Mint

If you want the displays mirrored instead of extended, this is easy to accomplish. Once the additional monitor is connected, launch the System Settings application by going to the mintmenu, searching for “System Settings”, and then clicking on its icon when it appears in the search results. After Systems Settings appears, click on the Display […]

Xmarks Features: Overview

Sync and Backup-Install Xmarks on each computer you use, and it seamlessly integrates with your web browser and keeps your bookmarks safely backed up and in sync. Xmarks will sync across browsers too. Today we support Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer, and Safari (Mac OS). Source: Xmarks Features: Overview

Use the Search bar in Firefox and manage search engines | Firefox Help

Access all your favorite search engines conveniently through Firefox’s built-in Search bar. The Search bar is easily customizable, so you can add and remove your search engines in just a few clicks. Source: Use the Search bar in Firefox and manage search engines | Firefox Help

Everything you need to know about the WWDC 2015 keynote

The WWDC 2015 keynote started off with a fun little sketch by Bill Hader and a handful other other notable comedians pretending to prep a big show. Tim Cook took the stage to talk about how many attendees were coming from around the world, and the sessions they’ll be offering. Source: Everything you need to […]

Tips on How to search on Google

How to search on Google Learn a few tips and tricks to help you easily find information on Google Source: How to search on Google – Search Help

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