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Firefox better than Chrome

I have used Firefox since version 1. Was not a big fan of Internet Explorer. When I had major issues of IE in XP and 7 and could not fix but Firefox was fine I really switch. What I really like of Firefox is its customize and its great add-ons. When IE was […]

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Can Only Go To Some Websites. Could Be MTU Needs Changing

Client that just bought a new Windows 7 PC having issues getting POP3 email and going to certain websites. They are using a really old PC as their router. I had to lower their MTU value on the PC in order to get everything working.

Normally you don’t have to change the MTU but dealing […]

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Internet Problem. Gateway is 0.0.0.0

New client had an issue of getting on Internet. Running Windows 7 64-Bit and has Adobe CS3. Adobe is the cause. It installs Apple Bonjour and the Bonjour conflicts with the Gateway. The best way to verify this is your problem is open a Command Prompt and type ipconfig If you see your default Gateway […]

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Security Warning in IE8 when accessing secure websites

Lately I have been getting clients with the following error message when they try and connect to a https site. MS wisdom to security load Internet Explorer. This is one of the major issues I don’t use IE. Any how if you are getting the following message the option to eliminate the warning everytime is […]

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Firefox 3.5 Wheeeeeeeeeeeee!

With the announcement that Firefox 3.5 is released today I had to post this very funny small video I saw years ago when Firefox was starting to take shape.

Get the Flash Player to see this content. var params = { ‘allowfullscreen’: ‘true’, ‘allowscriptaccess’: ‘always’, ‘wmode’: ‘transparent’ }; var attributes = { ‘id’: ‘video0’, ‘name’: ‘video0’};
var flashvars = {
};
swfobject.embedSWF(“http://steveit.ca/wp-content/plugins/flash-video-player/mediaplayer/player.swf”, “video0”, “”, “”, “9.0.0”,”http://steveit.ca/wp-content/plugins/flash-video-player/mediaplayer/expressinstall.swf”, flashvars, params, attributes);

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Show All Unread Email In Gmail

I love Gmail. Its my main email portal. At work I use Outlook and love that to. I have multiple accounts going to my Gmail and get tons of email a day. I found this on the Internet and had to share the great tip.

Type in the search box

is:unread

 

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New Firefox 3.0

I have played with the beta of Firefox 3 and have really liked the new features and the stability. Now that its out of Beta its really nice now. Most of the main add-ons work and the others will be updated soon because its out of beta. If you have not downloaded it yet […]

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Put IE 7.0’s Toolbar Back Where It Belongs

Move IE 7 Toolbar back where it belongs. Article from WindowsITPRO

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Transfer a YouTube Video to Powerpoint

I have a client that needed this done so I looked around and found 2 great websites. One downloads the video easily and the other easily converts it.

I tested this myself so I know it works.

First you have to download the YouTube Video. First you go to the video in YouTube. If […]

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Virus coming through MSN!

Here is another scary story about a fast moving virus running through your MSN Messenger

IM Botnet Infects Thousands Of PCs

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