Monthly Archives: September 2011

5 Ways to Keep Your Computer Safe by Avoiding Viruses and Other Malware

Prevention is Key – Learning to Avoid Viruses and Other Malware If everyone who used a particular computer only ever used it for visiting known-safe websites, and those websites never got hacked, antivirus software really wouldn’t be necessary. That’s an … Continue reading

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Fix for BSOD from NVLDDMKM.SYS Nvidia Driver on Windows 7 64-Bit

I originally wanted to put this up on eZineArticles but they rejected it claiming I had advertising in the body of the article. I don’t really see how, but I don’t feel like arguing it with them either. This article … Continue reading

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Important Facts About Antivirus Software That You Need to Know

Getting a malware (malicious software) infection of any sort, be it virus, adware, spyware, trojan, worm, whatever, can be a real headache. Removing any sort of infection can be a real nightmare. That’s why many people rely on commercial antivirus … Continue reading

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Changed My WordPress Username and Lost My Blog – Or Did I?

Awhile back, when I first started back into WordPress, I made a random decision to change my username. When I did, suddenly none of my 4 blogs were attached to my new username! I thought after all the trouble to … Continue reading

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Easily Display a Photo Slideshow on Blogger

Photoblogs are really popular, and a lot of them use a slideshow to display some of the photos. In Blogger, there is a slideshow gadget available but it doesn’t work very well. If you’ve ever tried to use Blogger’s YouTube … Continue reading

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