Category: Technical Tips

Directories versus Search Engines

A search engine is a robot that trawls the internet, matching your search terms to websites then presenting you with a list of results (often very large and sometimes not very relevant!)  You  can...

Top Ten Computer Mistakes

Below are the top 10 mistakes computer users make and how you can avoid falling into the same traps. [source = www.computerhope.com] Not backing up important files One of the biggest mistakes anyone can...

Spotlight Search on the Mac

[Article by Anton Petre, Motueka SeniorNet] Spotlight Search has long been one of the greatest features on the Mac (and iOS for that matter), and now with the latest versions of MacOS (or Mac...

Software upgrade Q&A

Dear Tech Support, Last year I upgraded from Boyfriend 5.0 to Husband 1.0 and noticed a distinct slowdown in overall system performance, particularly in the flower and jewellry applications, which operated flawlessly under Boyfriend...

Change text size on your device

EYE SIGHT A BIT DODGY? If you’re having a difficult time reading from your phone’s small screen, you can change the size of the text. iPhone: In the Settings menu, tap General, then Accessibility,...