Customize the Windows 7 Logon Screen

Customizing the Windows 7 Logon Screen Background with Windows 7 Logon Background Changer.

Tired of the same old Windows 7 logon screen? Want to change it up to something more lively? The free Windows 7 Logon Background Changer can do just that. It is free, open source, and can switch up your Windows 7 logon screen with just a couple of clicks. Here is how to use it.…

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How to Download Torrents

Downloading a torrent using uTorrent.

A torrent stores data to be used by the protocol BitTorrent. It is a way how you can download large files without using too much of the host’s system resources. Rather than the data being transferred from one machine to the next, the various pieces of the file are held on many different computers. The…

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Make Some Extra Money From Your Phone with Gigwalk

Earn Some Extra Cash With Gigwalk and a Phone.

Earn some extra money with your phone by going out and about and completing simple jobs with your phone and Gigwalk.¬†Tasks like verifying map information and taking photos (in major US metro areas) can net you from $3 to $90 per task. Why Are They Looking For This Information? Some companies like Motorola and TomTom…

How to Block Ads in Mozilla Firefox

Viewing filters in the Adblock Plus Options.

Step 1: Go to the Mozilla Firefox Extensions Website Type in a search engine “firefox extensions”. Or just go here. https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/extensions/ Step 2: Install Adblock Plus Type in the search bar at the top “adblock”. Click on the first option, which is Adblock Plus. Or just go here. https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/adblock-plus/. Now click on the shiny green…

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How To Recognize Phishing Emails

An example of a phishing email. Note several key details highlighted in red that give away this is a fake email.

Phishing is a way to acquire sensitive information without the user knowing. A website will pretend to be another website, such as a banking website. The website will then ask for login information, and trick the user into handing over their bank account or other sensitive information. Most of the time phishing websites are distributed…

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How to Get a Subreddit without Meeting Reddit Requirements

Screenshot of Adopt a Reddit.

Almost everyone knows what Reddit is–a popular discussion site full of random posts and general silliness. And if you know what Reddit is, chances are you know what subreddits are–certain categories on the site that are used to organize posts by topic. For example, https://www.reddit.com/r/help is the location of the help subreddit. What a lot…

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Cleaning LCD Computer Screens

Cleaning a LCD Screen with a Commercial Cleaner.

Due to the increasing popularity of LCD computer screens, more and more people are using them in homes and offices. However, they do seem to have a tendency to get dirty quickly, and many people are scratching their heads on how to effectively clean a LCD screen. Here is how: Eyeglass Cleaner Many eyeglasses are…

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