When attempting to install applications in Microsoft Windows 10, some users may experience an error that says “A referral was returned from the server”. To solve this problem, try these steps.
There is a common MacOS Sierra problem when setting the default mail client in the Mail Preferences screen where the setting will revert away from the desired setting. This creates a situation where you cannot set the default client as desired.
Solve problems with your Linksys EA3500 by performing a hard reset on the device. This tutorial provides you with easy steps.
Today I had a problem with my Roomba 655 Pet Series vacuum. I hit the button, and it would move about a foot out then stop and turn around. It would then repeat this over and over. Many things can cause this problem, but in my case the front wheel was sticking and not spinning […]
Our family purchased a Roomba 655 Series robot vacuum from Costco. Upon telling friends about my purchase, they often ask “Does that thing really work?”. It amazes me that people aren’t familiar with the Roomba after the product has been available for so many years. I’m also surprised there isn’t one in every home.
If you’ve just purchased an eBook reader like the Nook, Amazon Kindle, or Kindle Fire, you may not be able to afford purchasing eBooks right after plunking down hundreds of dollars for the device. There are options though. Fortunately, there are free eBooks out there, but they are often hard to find. Here are a […]
If you wish to set the speed of your connection for video streaming manually on the Roku video player, there is a code you can enter to access the speed override settings.
The Roku is an amazing piece of hardware with its ability to replace cable TV, all packed in a box that fits in the palm of your hand. As great as the device is, it’s not perfect. It freezes at times. There have been several occasions where mine has been stuck on a “retrieving” screen. Other times, […]
If MAC address filtering is employed on your router, you may need to know how to locate the MAC address on your Roku 4 video player. Here’s how you can locate it.
Many users of the Roku box have been asking how to turn the device off. The steps involved depend on which version you use.
One would think that setting the clock on a car stereo would be simple. It’s not so simple on the Pioneer DEH-1700. It took me a while to figure it out. Here are the steps.
Users have complained about not being able to scan documents when the Canon Pixma MG5220 is out of ink. However, there is a way around this issue. All you have to do is reset the ink detection, and the scanner will work again.
Have you ever had a problem with auto-dialer calls coming to your phone repeatedly? Day and night it doesn’t stop. Somehow you ended up on a call list. It could be a telemarketer, a debt collector or even a political candidate asking for your vote. Whatever the case may be, it’s annoying!
For certain applications to work with your BlackBerry Curve, you may need to find the PIN or IMEI numbers. You can locate them with these steps.
How to soft and hard reset your BlackBerry Classic smartphone.
How to setup an automatic Out of Office message on your BlackBerry Classic device.
If your Chromebook has become frozen or is not working properly, learn how to reset it with one of the tips below.
Many Chromebooks that run the ChromeOS do not have a right mouse button. So how do you right-click like you would on a Windows PC? Fortunately there are a few of options.
Last week, I purchased some Tweaked Audio earbuds. They were quality buds, and it made me curious where they were made. I discovered they are made in China according to the box they arrived in. No surprise there. Most small electronic items are made in China these days. It made me curious if there were any headphones […]
I wandered into my work area where I worked as a System Admin and fired up Wi-Fi on my phone. To my surprise, a mystery SSID I knew nothing about appeared in the list of available Wi-Fi networks. The signal on this network was so strong that it had to be in the building. What was […]