Edible Ink Cartridges

No, it’s not the cartridges that are edible, it’s the ink inside them. Edible ink is commonly used to print photos to decorate birthday cakes.  You can buy it from Amazon and many other websites. Edible InkYou don’t want to waste edible ink printing onto regular paper – no-one will want to eat it! So you ...

GMail Inbox Tabs

GMail Inbox Tabs
This happens to a lot of my clients. Someone swears they’ve sent an email but my clients are adamant they’ve not received it. Or they’ve signed up for a mailing list for a fashion catalogue or hobby and swear they aren’t getting the emails. Where have they gone. Take a careful look at your inbox. ...

Google Mail – Where Did The Email I Was Typing Go?

Google Mail - Where Did The Email I Was Typing Go?
It happens to all Gmail users. You’re typing away and the phone rings.  You leave the computer and when you come back it’s turned itself off. Or you’re happily typing away and the computer freezes, or crashes or simply decides to restart itself to install updates. You’re part way through an email and you’ve lost ...

Montezuma

No, not the late Aztec ruler. Montezuma is a WordPress theme – the one this site is built with. It’s produced by bytesforall and there is an excellent support forum here http://forum.bytesforall.com/forumdisplay.php?f=53 Out of the box when you first install it, it’s boring.  It’s just a framework on which you can build any style of site that ...

Screen Picture Turned Upside Down

A few years ago I had an old blog on this very site.  It’s long gone, but there was one post on there that was very popular. It came about after my cat walked across my keyboard.  Magically, the picture on my screen turned upside down. Using the mouse is hard when up is now ...

Upgrading Windows 7 to Windows 10

A client has just rung me in a panic to say her computer appears to be updating to Windows 10 without her asking it to. She doesn’t want Windows 10, she’s happy with 7. A bit of Googling tells me that in the last few days Microsoft have sneakily changed the way the upgrade presents ...

Domain Registration

Domain Registration
This is a scam that I receive regularly. It is intended to trick you into handing over money in the belief that you are paying your domain registrar to renew your domain name. You aren’t. This email has nothing to do with your domain registrar. It is purely a trick to get money from you. ...