How to Change a Shortcut Icon in Windows 7

Select the new shortcut icon

The icons for your Windows 7 Desktop shortcut icons can be customized to suit your personal tastes. This includes modifying the specific icon that is used for a particular shortcut. This setting is not available for every single icon that you might … [Continue reading]

Stop HP Laserjet from Printing Status Notifications

HP stop Laserjet from printing status notification

Getting an HP Laserjet Printer to function correctly in your computing environment can be a difficult task, depending upon the situation that exists prior to the installation of the printer. This problem can be amplified considerably if, after the … [Continue reading]

How to Set Up HP Laserjet P2055dn in Windows 7 Homegroup

Remove the HP P2055dn driver and driver package

There are many different ways to get the HP Laserjet P2055dn to work on one Windows 7 computer. You can simply connect the printer to your Windows 7 computer, then wait for Windows 7 to add the printer on its' own. You can install the printer from … [Continue reading]

How to Make a Pivot Table in Excel 2010

Select pivot table from the Insert menu

I was recently downloading a lot of CSV orders from a customer, which I then combined into one file using the CSV file combination process in this article. However, all of the data from those orders was itemized, and our production team needed each … [Continue reading]

How to Cancel Comcast

If you have Comcast as a cable service provider, then you may eventually decide to switch to a different provider. Whether this is due to an increase in the price of your bill or a great offer from a competing company, the prospect of a different … [Continue reading]

Nike+ GPS Watch Review

Nike+ GPS watch review

My initial impression while doing this Nike + GPS watch review was that it looked a lot cooler than any other GPS watch I have seen. The external coloring of the watch is black, while the underside of the band is lime green. There's a lime green … [Continue reading]

Add a New Shortcut Icon To Your Dell Dock

Drag your icon to its' position on your Dell Dock

Once you have started using the Dell Dock installed on your new Dell Computer, you will want to customize the icons that it displays. Storing icons on the Dell Dock provides a common place to locate the programs that you use with regularity, without … [Continue reading]

How to Change the Program or File That Opens When You Click a Shortcut

Copy the program's URL

If you have a shortcut icon on your Desktop, then it is associated with a specific program or file. However, the icon is not specifically linked to that program, meaning that you can change the program or file that opens when you click the icon. … [Continue reading]

How to Ride the Septa Regional Rail

Septa Regional rail

The first time I tried to take the Regional Rail (or train, as many Philadelphians will call it), I was a little intimidated. The train map is confusing and, once you actually get to one of the outlying stations, there is not a lot of information … [Continue reading]

How to Change Video Aspect Ratio in Windows 7

Select your desired Windows Live Movie Maker aspect ratio

After you have downloaded and installed Windows Live Movie Maker in Windows 7, you can begin to make adjustments to the videos on your computer. If you have not yet installed this free program, you can follow the instructions in this article. One … [Continue reading]