richard lowe

Written By: Richard Lowe Imagine the following nightmare: you’ve worked hard on your site for months, tweaking it until it looks perfect. You’ve got great content, excellent graphics and a wonderful design. Thousands of visitors are pouring in every day, and you are getting dozens of guestbook entries all telling you how wonderful you’ve done [...]

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Written By: Richard LoweThese items are all stored by the operating system in your system folder. OnWindows 95, 98 and ME, this is generally called “WINDOWS”, while on Windows2000 and NT it is usually called either “WINNT” or “WINNT40″ or something tothat effect. When you install your operating system you can actually change the name [...]

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Written By: Richard Lowe Paint Shop ProIn my humble opinion, Paint Shop Pro is one of the best bargains availableon the internet. This inexpensive (less than $100) shareware programprovides most of the functions of the far more expensive Adobe Photoshopwith a better interface and quicker performance. Paint Shop Pro version 7 has many different features [...]

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Written By: Richard LoweI don’t know about you, but I love to collect cool downloads offthe internet. I’ve got thousands of stationary files, desktop themes and ICQskins, as well as more thousands of screen savers and wallpaper files. Mostof these special files are stashed in obscure locations which makes themdifficult to back up and a [...]

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Written By: Richard LoweOkay, picture this … your computer system has been destroyed by the mostrecent outbreak of the dreaded typhoid Mary virus. You never knew what hityou. One minute the system was fine. You received a nice email with anattachment which you opened, and boom, your system crashed. You rebooted butit got an error. [...]

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Written By: Richard LoweAll right, now you need to consider what software you will use to back upyour data. Do it by hand – One possible method (which will not work if you are using atape drive) is to simply copy files to your backup media by hand. This doeshave some advantages: – It does [...]

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Written By: Richard LoweSo what do you do when you have so much stuff on your computer that itbecomes difficult, if not impossible, to back up the whole thing on aregular basis? You know that you must perform backups (the world is full ofdangers to your computer and it’s valuable data), but it’s just becometechnically [...]

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Written By: Richard Lowe I don’t know about your, but I depend upon my computer system daily to helpme survive and prosper. I keep everything there: – My daily journals- My writing- Letters and memos- Documents for personal and work issues- FAXes- My photo album (over 10,000 photos)- Graphics art that I’ve produced In addition, [...]

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Written By: Richard Lowe All right, you’ve got a nice site. You’ve worked long and hard to make it asgood as you can. Now you want to get a little recognition for your efforts.You want someone to take a look at what you’ve accomplished and tell you ifyou’ve done a good job. You can submit [...]

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Written By: Richard Lowe Someone has sent in their site to be reviewed as part of your awardsprogram. If you’ve done everything correctly, this should happen severaltimes per week or even per day. You could review them as they arrive, or youcould set them aside and do it once a week or on some other [...]

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