How to Download a Google Sheet as an Excel File

Google Sheets is a free spreadsheet application that you can use when you sign into your Google Account. Sheets that you create online are saved to your Google Drive, and you can access them through the Web browser on your phone or computer, or through a dedicated app. But occasionally you will need to work […]

How to Change the Home Page in Internet Explorer 11

Whenever you open a new browsing session with Microsoft’s Internet Explorer Web browser, the first page that you see is called the Home page. If you never changed the Home page after setting up your computer, then it is probably set to either Microsoft’s Home page, or to the Home page of your computer’s manufacturer. […]

How to Delete Saved Passwords in Firefox

Many modern Web browsers, including Firefox, have an option that allows you to store passwords for sites that you visit. This can save you some time as you navigate across the Internet, plus it helps to ensure that you don’t forget a password. But this can be a bit of a security risk if you […]

How to Upgrade to the No-Commercials Plan on Hulu

Hulu has long been one of the more popular subscription-based video-streaming services, as they offered access to newer episodes of current TV shows than what could be found on Netflix. But one of the biggest drawbacks to the Hulu service was that it showed commercials during the videos. But that drawback now has a solution, […]

How to Rename a Worksheet in Google Sheets

Large workbooks often have multiple worksheets contained within them, as it is usually more convenient to contain related information entirely within one file. The default worksheet naming convention in Google Sheets will label each worksheet with names like Sheet1, Sheet2, Sheets3, etc, which is typically not very helpful in identifying the information contained in that […]

How to Hide the Home Icon in the Toolbar in Google Chrome

The toolbar at the top of the Google Chrome browser contains a number of items that are meant to improve your experience with the browser. You can use the arrows to cycle through the pages in a tab’s history, and you can click the Reload button if you want to refresh your current page. You […]

How to Remove the Header and Footer When Printing in Firefox

While Web pages are primarily designed as a visual medium, and are meant to be viewed on screens, there are many situations where you might open a file or Web page in Firefox and wish to print it out. Whether it is a PDF file that you’ve opened through a website, or a specific page […]

How to Use the Undo Send Feature in Gmail

Recalling an email is a helpful option to have when you realize, right after sending a message, that you made some sort of mistake. Whether you forgot to include someone on the message, or a piece of information was incorrect, most people have experienced a situation where they wish they could recall an email. Gmail […]

How Good Is Your Backup Plan?

The average home computer user might not have a backup plan in place for the files on their personal laptop or desktop. If their computer is misplaced, damaged, or stolen, then the most irreplaceable items┬áthat are lost might be some pictures or documents. While it can be devastating to lose personal effects in this manner, […]

How to Do Private Browsing in Internet Explorer 11

Websites that you visit on the Internet will often use cookies to help improve your experience while using their Web pages. Internet Explorer will even remember every site that you visit by adding it to your history, thereby allowing you to return to the site at a later time. Cookies and Web histories can be […]