Tech Tips

Tip of the Day - 10/16/2019

How to Fix Sound Problems in Windows 10

You launch a PC game or stream a movie, but you don’t hear any sound. On the surface, there’s no apparent reason for the lack of audio. This guide shows you how to fix sound problems in Windows 10.

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Tip of the Day - 10/15/2019

How to Share “Make a Copy” Links to Your Google Files

Google Drive lets you send a file to others with a link to “Make a Copy” while maintaining the original. The copy is then saved into the recipient’s Drive where they can edit it however they want.

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Tip of the Day - 10/11/2019

How to Turn Your Android Phone into a Mobile Wi-Fi Hotspot

Public Wi-Fi is freely available, but it does come with risks. If you enable the hotspot feature on your Android handset instead, you can create a portable Wi-Fi network and connect other devices to the internet.

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Tip of the Day - 10/10/2019

AirDrop Not Working? Here’s How to Fix It

AirDrop lets you send files, photos, and other data between iPhones, iPads, and Macs. Like all wireless tech, though, AirDrop can be temperamental. And getting devices to “see” each other can sometimes be a challenge. Here’s how to troubleshoot common AirDrop problems.

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Tip of the Day - 10/07/2019

How to Set Up Android to Read Your Texts Aloud

It’s not always convenient to read text messages on your Android phone, especially if you’re driving. Rather than risk trouble with the law, you can use Android’s built-in features that read texts aloud.

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Tip of the Day - 10/04/2019

How to Customize the Share Sheet on Your iPhone or iPad

The new Share Sheet in iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 is smarter and expansive. Keep scrolling up to reveal all available actions and shortcuts. At first glance, this can seem a bit complex. Here’s how you can simplify it by customizing and adding your favorite actions.

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Tip of the Day - 10/03/2019

Just Updated to iOS 13? Change These Eight Settings Now

Did you know you can now reject all unknown calls on your iPhone to block telemarketing and scam phone calls? This is just one of the useful new settings Apple included in September’s iOS 13 update for iPhones and iPads.

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Tip of the Day - 10/02/2019

Google Announces Maps Incognito Mode and More Privacy Controls

Today, Google is announcing a plethora of new privacy and security features: Incognito Mode for Google Maps, auto-deletion of your YouTube history, voice privacy controls in Google Assistant, and Password Checkup built into Google’s password manager..

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Tip of the Day - 10/01/2019

How to Make Chrome Your Default Browser

With a market share of 64 percent on mobile devices and 67 percent for desktop/laptop so far in 2019, Google Chrome is the most installed web browser used today. Here’s how you can make Chrome your device’s default browser.

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Tip of the Day - 09/30/2019

How to Enable Dark Mode on Outlook for Android, iPhone, and iPad

Microsoft has been rolling out a dark mode to its Office apps for over a year. This change has been available in Outlook for desktop and the web for several months, and now it’s live on Android, iPhone, and iPad. Here’s how to enable the theme.

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