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Learn Excel

January 4, 2015

Excel is a very powerful program that can do from the most basic calculations to advanced functions, it can create charts, do what-if analysis and help organise and interpret your data, and that is just scratching the surface.   Here are some Excel video tutorials to help you out. Getting Started AutoFill to Copy Data, […]

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Getting Photos and Video from iPhone to Your Computer

January 4, 2015

Lets face it so many of us have a huge number of photos and video on our iPhones and iPads, it is just so tempting to click that shutter when we see something we like. The problem is we either want to back them up, and there is no doubt we should all do that, […]

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How to Copy Video from Your Computer to your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch (iOS Device)

January 4, 2015

Many of you have video on your computer and want to get it onto your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad. To do this you need iTunes to copy it to from your computer to your device.

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Fix Problem with Handbrake

January 4, 2015

If you have Handbrake for ripping DVDs then you might need this fix to make it work. People who have used Handbrake sometimes say that their videos are broken up or pixelated. Here is a solution that has worked for many people who have dropped me a line about it. One thing that used to […]

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Get A Lost App, Song, Movie or TV Show Back

August 27, 2013

So you need to get an app, song, film or TV show back that is missing on your device, it could be you have more than one device and want the content on both devices, you downloaded it on one and you want it on the other, assuming you have the same account this is […]

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Dropbox – Sharing Files and Folders

May 12, 2013

Dropbox is an excellent tool for storing files online, in addition it is also really easy to share files and folders with family, friends, clients and colleagues. If they have a Dropbox account then they can share the same folder and you can both save files and download files too from the same folder. This […]

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A Clever App for Carbs and Calorie Counting

January 4, 2013

If you’re looking to lose weight or control your diabetes then this app Carbs and Cals is a clever way of counting calories without weighing everything. By using pictures you can quickly determine how many calories you are consuming. Best way to describe it is to see how it works, in the example below it […]

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Restricting Access for Children to iPhone, iPod touch and iPad

December 30, 2012

Children have a habit of doing things you don’t want them to whether it is surfing the Internet or downloading movies, TV shows or apps. On an Apple device like an iPhone, iPod touch or iPad they could be buidling up huge costs on your account. You can also set a monthly spend using iTunes […]

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New iPhone, iPad or iPad mini for Christmas

December 24, 2012

If you got a new iPhone, iPad or iPad mini then you must be grinning from ear to ear. It doesn’t take long to get started and the instructions when you start it up help you get there quickly with little fuss, however, there are a lot of features that you may find handy that […]

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Podcasts in iOS 6 and the iPhone 5

December 22, 2012

So there is a brand new iPhone and for those of us still content with the older versions of our iPhone and also iPad there is a new iOS which runs these devices. You will notice a few changes like the YouTube app is missing, although you can download a free one from the App […]

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