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Enable Editing for All Office 2010 Documents by Disabling Protected View - How-To Geek

Enable Editing for All Office 2010 Documents by Disabling Protected View - How-To Geek | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it

Protected View can stop viruses from installing onto your computer but comes at the price of clicking a button every time you want to edit a document. Here’s how to permanently disable Protected View for all documents in Microsoft Office.

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Side Tabs: A Simple Way To Manage Opened Tabs [Firefox]

Side Tabs: A Simple Way To Manage Opened Tabs [Firefox] | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it
Side Tabs is an amazing add-on for Mozilla Firefox that allows users to keep a much better eye on the tabs they have opened.
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How to Take Screenshots of the Windows Logon Screen: 2 Geeky Tricks - How-To Geek

How to Take Screenshots of the Windows Logon Screen: 2 Geeky Tricks - How-To Geek | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it
There are ways to run a screen capture utility – or any other program – from the welcome screen. Windows doesn’t make this easy, but it’s possible. The logon screen runs on the Winlogon desktop, an isolated Windows desktop.
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Web Historian: Collectively Monitor & Analyse History Of All Browsers

Web Historian: Collectively Monitor & Analyse History Of All Browsers | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it
Generally, all the major web browsers come with integrated history managers that let you view all websites accessed, programs downloaded or cookies transferred to the ...
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Word Operates Backwards (Microsoft Word)

Word Operates Backwards (Microsoft Word) | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it
What is someone to do when all of a sudden Word starts displaying text from right to left instead of left to right? The answer lies in how Word handles languages, and this tip explains what you can do to help solve the problem.
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How to Free Up Space in Gmail: 5 Ways to Reclaim Space - How-To Geek

How to Free Up Space in Gmail: 5 Ways to Reclaim Space - How-To Geek | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it
Gmail provides a high storage limit – 10 GB and counting – but it doesn’t help you much if you’re close to reaching it. You’ll need to know some tricks to free up space in your Gmail account.
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Google+ and Picasa Web Albums - Google+ Help

When you sign up for Google+, you're also signing up for Picasa Web Albums.
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How to Sync Files & Fetch Unsynced Files with SkyDrive - How-To Geek

How to Sync Files & Fetch Unsynced Files with SkyDrive - How-To Geek | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it
The new SkyDrive is a compelling product from Microsoft. With an ample 7 GB of free storage, a slick interface, and the ability to download unsynced files from any connected computer, SkyDrive gives Dropbox a run for its money.
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How to Tell if a File is Malicious

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The best freeware reviews presented to you by Gizmo's team of experts. Gizmo's Freeware is the most respected source of advice on the web for choosing the best free software.
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Breezi Lets You Design An Amazing Website Without Writing One Line Of Code

Breezi Lets You Design An Amazing Website Without Writing One Line Of Code | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it
A little while ago, I told you about site-building service Sidengo. Sidengo is a dead-simple editor which lets you build a dead-simple website in minutes, and for that it’s truly awesome.
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Download inSSIDer and Discover the Wi-Fi Networks Around You | MetaGeek

Download inSSIDer and Discover the Wi-Fi Networks Around You | MetaGeek | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it

inSSIDer is the best free Wi-Fi network scanner for Windows 7, Vista and XP. Because NetStumbler doesn’t work well with Vista and 64-bit XP, we built an open-source Wi-Fi network scanner designed to work on all current generations of the Windows operating system.

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Create Web Content Instantly

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The best freeware reviews presented to you by Gizmo's team of experts. Gizmo's Freeware is the most respected source of advice on the web for choosing the best free software.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Provide Tech Help Remotely via Chrome Remote Desktop

Free Technology for Teachers: Provide Tech Help Remotely via Chrome Remote Desktop | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it

remote help with Google Chrome

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Note & Point

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A gallery devoted to making your Keynote & Powerpoint presentations look that much better...
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How to Optimize USB Drive Performance in Windows 7

How to Optimize USB Drive Performance in Windows 7 | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it

Would you like to make copying files to your USB drives go a little faster? Then you might try enabling something called “write caching”. (But be sure to read the last section of the tip above

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How to Turn Your Windows 8 Laptop into a Wireless Access Point - How-To Geek

How to Turn Your Windows 8 Laptop into a Wireless Access Point - How-To Geek | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it
A lot of companies are starting to sell portable 3G routers that you can take with you when you go out, but what happens when you forget, luckily How-To Geek is here to save the day with this neat command line trick.
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View and Delete Stored Passwords in Firefox - How-To Geek

View and Delete Stored Passwords in Firefox - How-To Geek | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it
Firefox allows you to securely store usernames and passwords for websites in its Password Manager. When you visit one of the websites again, Firefox automatically fills in the username and password to log you in.
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GetWindowText: Copy Error Messages From Error Boxes & Windows Explorer

GetWindowText: Copy Error Messages From Error Boxes & Windows Explorer | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it
If you have ever had some crazy error message pop up on Windows and you needed to do a search to find out how to fix it, you know how much of pain it is to remember those error codes.
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SSL Certificates Comodo Secure SSL Certificate Authority

SSL Certificates Comodo Secure SSL Certificate Authority | Techy Stuff | Scoop.it
SSL certificates from COMODO. Our secure SSL Certificate service contains HTTPS certificate. Buy SSL protocol enabled SSL certificates to make your HTTPS website secure at low prices from COMODO.
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