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If you're on the road searching for free wifi, or troubleshooting wireless at your home or office, using these free and easy apps, I'll show you how to see wireless networks and how to find free wifi.
Want to see whose connected to your PC right now? We'll open up the Windows cmd prompt, use Netstat, then use the "Foreign Address" info found to take a look at the connections on the other end.
I'll show you how to literally ROCK your Internet Explorer Favorites toolbar. Add, delete and rename your internet browser shortcuts, as well as some awesome tricks that go beyond normal web surfing.
Windows 8 is a Great OS, you just need to know some of the Shortcuts and the Run commands I'm about to show you. Master these Run commands and you'll be flying around Windows 8 like a pro.
The SQL Select Statement is the the most used, and perhaps, one of the very first SQL commands one should learn to use. Rather than start off with explanations and definitions, I'm jumping right in with the creation of...
There are several ways to access, shut down, and restart a Windows machine remotely. The most simple way to shut down a Windows machine is by way of the CMD prompt, which can be accessed by typing "CMD" in the...
What is telnet? It's a tool, specifically a "network protocol" used on LAN's (internal networks, like your home or office). It's essentially a remote Windows command "cmd" line interface. There are...
Backing up company data is always a priority, and for just about any organization, no matter the size, at the top of the list are SQL databases. Fortunately, both the 2005 and 2008R2 Microsoft SQL Studio Management...
Spam isn't just a nuisance, its taking away time from our daily lives.The good news is that most of these POP email providers allow you to filter and even block addresses. Yahoo! makes it especially easy to handle these...
In today's day and age, why in the world would you want to burn music to a CD or DVD? Well, for starters, you can fit approx. 4.7 GB of music on a data DVD. That's over 50 hours of playing time on one DVD. Windows Media...
One of the most important files you can back up is your Outlook .pst file. Have you ever thought about how many contacts, important emails, and stored information you have in Outlook?One of the most important files you...
VNC (Virtual Network Computing), is a free downloadable tool that allows you to remotely access another PC, and when connected appears as if you're on the remote PC itself. You can even use VNC to go back and forth...
Ubuntu is one of the most popular linux operating systems out on the market. Ubuntu 12.4 comes loaded with all kinds of great apps (most of them free), that you can easily download through the Ubuntu Software Center....
File sharing at home is more of a convenience but quickly becoming a necessity with the integrated web, portable devices, and streaming video. In this hub, I'll explain how to share a folder, the user groups available,...
Sometimes throughout our hectic workdays, we get busy, and before you know it, there are dozens of open windows and programs on our Windows desktop. It's a pain to sift through the sea of open windows to find the red...
In my last hub, "How to Check a Computer IP Address", I discussed how to find Both your WAN and your LAN IP's. Your WAN IP is linked to everything you do, everything you search, everything you write, buy,...
In this hub I'm going to keep things as simple as possible. I'm not teaching you networking 101. I just want to give you easy, quick ways to determine your IP address, whether it is your WAN or your LAN.
Microsoft's SIR (Security Intelligence Report) is a very comprehensive report published by Microsoft twice a year, But don't let the name fool you, Microsoft's Security Intelligence Report is much more than just the...
There are a few things you can try before buying that New PC! In this hub I show some basic techniques as well as simple "how-to's" on how to make that Computer like (better?) than brand new!
A Drain Claw is one of the easiest and best ways to clean out a clogged drain. They are inexpensive, and really work. In this hub I'll give you practical step by step guidance as I clear out my own clog. Read this hub...
Buying a new video camera can be intimidating. You want to get the best camera you can get for your money right? But you don't have to spend a fortune to get what you need. In this hub I discuss some practical tips that...
Salts from around the world on eBay. Himalayan Pink Sea Salt, Hawaiian Black Sea Salt, French Fler De Sel, Durango Hickory Smoked Salt. I also showcase my favorite Salt and Pepper mills.
Love to cook? Love to Eat? Ever think of trying some new varieties of Pepper? Peppercorns from all over the World can be easily bought on eBay. In this hub I describe some of the best and most exotic peppercorns found...
If you work on PC's, the BSOD screensaver can be your best friend.Just what kind of real world applications does this have? I've listed some choice examples.
In this Prts 2 of my Windows 8 Tutorial, I show you how to Navigate (hotkeys), as well as some cool tweaks like a custom desktop shutdown button. By the time you have finished this hub, you should be very comfortable...
Microsoft Windows 8 is out and free to download for all who want to check it out. In this multi hub guide, I will walk you through the pre-release download, using the ISO, (on a Real or Virtual Machine). If you have...
As an avid eBay fan, when I first read about eBay's decision to stop the selling of all paranormal services, which includes: spells, magic potions, hexes, healing sessions, and conjuring. I thought , hmmm , haven't they...
RSOE EDIS is a real time world map that shows every major world event -- earthquakes, wild fires, disease control, technological disasters, flash floods,.... any given disaster or emergency, and is reported on in a real...
The Dalai Lama has over two million followers on Google+, (not surprising), but what really caught my eye were some of the inspirational comments left for the Dalai Lama! People actually leave their own motivation...
Facebook will have to aggressively look to beat investor expectations each quarter or will suffer more decline. One way not to do that? Get rid of one of your best symbiotic partners – Zynga. My opinion? Facebook...
8QN2BF66ZNDV "Colorless" diamonds, as of the spring of 2012, are now being produced in labs. A few companies have been able to produce yellow and black diamonds, but now they have perfected...
Meet Coach Luma Mufleh, the Fugees Family, and her Incredible Mission to help Child Survivors of War.
Meet Coach Luma Mufleh. Who's that? Oh just your average "SUPER" coach who has devoted her life to helping Child War Survivors from War Ravaged countries not only bond with other Children with similar...
Want to know how to tattoo a corporate brand name or log on your body for lifetime discounts or even cash? In this hub I'll share some extreme stories and offer up some examples on how to get paid to use your body as...
Simple tips on how and where to keep fruits and vegetables fresh. I also answer the question - How do those green produce bags work?
Sahara Desert Sand can make it all the way to Miami and even to the west coast of Florida.Some of the Beach sand you took home from vacation may actually have come from Africa.
Given the price of gas these days,. We all need to cut back at the gas pump where we can. This is my Top Ten list on ways to save at the gas pump. Some obvious, some not.
If you love Electronic Music than you need to get into Second Life. Live Dj's from all over the world showcase their talents and original music. You'll hear cutting edge electronic that includea all genre's. Second Life...
Anyone can sell anything (within the laws that is), and some of the craziest,strangest,weirdest things that have sold over over the years are certainly worth mention in a hub! You won't believe what some of these items...
Did you know that Wild Ginseng root can actually be found right here in America's national parks and private woodlands? In this hub I discuss a problem many National Parks are facing -- Ginseng poaching, as well as some...
Fellow HubPage Dogs, I have some practical techniques on how to avoid spam on your daily walks. Hey, you only have a limited amount of time on your walk, do you really want to smell the same spam over and over? In this...
Collecting Drug rep (pharma) pens can be fun, and really give you some interesting pens to write with. Liufe is short! make a statement by using a pen that stands out! There is a wide variety of drug rep or pharma pens...
Planetary Resources, "A Space Mining Company", plans to mine trillions and trillions of dollars of prescious metals from asteroids in our galaxy. Space Mining is a reality and plans are already under way....
Tourism. It’s not just for Earth anymore. The official retirement of the Space Shuttle has cleared the path for private space exploration. Space Tourism is now, and the possibilities are only limited by our...
5 Simple Tips to Make your Windows 7 PC FAST. Built in Windows 7 features that can be tweaked to help get that Windows 7 System running faster than ever.
The Windows command line is usually dodged by the everyday computer user. This is part 2 of a 2 hub series on the Ten Best Windows 7 Command Line commands to get them started.
The Caesar Salad and Caesar Dressing have been around for ever, but WHO invented them? In this hub I discuss who invented the Caesar Salad and a few variations on the original recipe.
One of the most interesting items I have seen for sale on eBay is the post saddam era Iraqi Dinar. The Iraqi Dinar used to be worth 3 US dollars per Dinar, and now trades at a value of 1166 Dinar per US dollar. Some say...
The Mayan Apocalypse on December 21, 2012, and is just over 80 days away. Does this mean an apocalypse is coming? Will the World end on that date? How did this date end up on the Mayan Calendar? This article discusses...
Freecycle.Org is one of the best websites around. Its a large community of people who would rather give there FREE stuff away by posting on Freecycles website , meeting people who are looking for FREE stuff and are...
Why did Microsoft create User Account Control in the first place? Is UAC really necessary?
restoring an ArcServe D2D image in Bare Metal Recovery Mode is one of the easiest and fastest ways to transfer a Physical machine to a Virtual machine (P2V).
Are you Still Paying for Music? Get Spotify! Free music and you can store "playlists" on your PC. Spotify has tons of Integrated apps, a premium version, and more.
Why does Diet Coke taste better at McDonald's? There are many speculations, but in this article I get to the bottom line.
There are many ways to become a more efficient Windows 7 User. Keyboard shortcuts for Windows 7 is a great way to start.
You don't have to BE smarter than your coworkers, you just have to LOOK smarter than them. In this hub I'll give you practical advice on how to LOOK smarter than all of your coworkers.., (and possibly intimidate them...
Keeping your PC Clean from spyware, malware and tracking cookies will boost PC performance and enhance the websurfing experience.These 5 free Cleaners will Clean your PC like a PRO and best of all they are Free.
There is ton of material on what to sell on eBay, but what about items to buy? People are Saving alot of money buying regular household items off of eBay.
The Windows command line is usually dodged by the everyday computer user. These are the Ten Best Windows 7 Command Line commands to get them started.
People are storing and copying data more then ever. And while its easy to focus on physical hardware to boost performance, using XCOPY is one of easiest ways to speed up file transfers.
You can install a network printer from within Microsoft Windows in less than ten seconds and with just a few clicks of the mouse.