Jerry Leventer

Entries Tagged as 'Computer Technology & Technical Support'

How To Backup Cell Phone SMS Text Messages To Excel

January 23rd, 2015 · No Comments · Computer Technology & Technical Support

I’ve had my Samsung Galaxy S4 for about a year now, and I decided I wanted to save my text messages to my hard drive as a backup. I called T-Mobile business tech support and their answer was to visit Google Play Store and use an app that uploads SMS messages to your Gmail account. […]

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Notes On vCard VCF File Syntax Specifications

August 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Computer Technology & Technical Support

PROPERTIES are defined in STATEMENTS.
One STATEMENT appears on each line of the vCard file. (Provided there is not any line folding.)

ELEMENTS

According to the specification, an ELEMENT is any defined component of the syntax specification.
A new ELEMENT may be defined according IANA. (10.2) I refer to this as a CUSTOM element. The only custom elements I use are TYPE VALUES. Since TYPE is a reserved word in the syntax, I do not refer to “Types”, I refer to Type Values.

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VMware Tools Keeps Windows Virtual Machine From Booting Slowly

June 12th, 2012 · No Comments · Computer Technology & Technical Support

Generally, re-installing VMware Tools will fix this problem. However, when I attempted this for the first time, I was not able to get the installation to work.

SOLUTION:
Finally, I realized that for some reason the CD ROM Autorun setting was “Off”.

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Anti-Virus: How to Prevent, Clean, and Repair Computer Malware

July 17th, 2011 · 9 Comments · Computer Technology & Technical Support, Computers

If you notice that your browser redirects to a page you did not intend, or your system seems to be running slow, you may be a victim of a Virus or Malware. I found some good information on another site that tells you how to deal with such problems.

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QR Barcode Reader Software For Your Smartphone

July 10th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Computer Technology & Technical Support, Internet Marketing, Marketing and Advertising, Technology and Gadgets

If you have a smartphone or other digital device that can connect to the internet, you should be able to download software to your device that will allow it to scan QR barcodes. Take a look at this article for more information: JumpScan Link Supplemental Keyword Research: [QR Barcode] – 4,400 [QR Bar Code] – […]

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My Talking Communities Tech Support Story

August 29th, 2009 · 3 Comments · Audio & Video, Computer Technology & Technical Support, Social & Business Networking

Talking Communities is a web-based conference room. Lynn Terry uses it for her Tuesday and Thursday SSWT Webinars. Darryl Graham is also using it in his 12 Minute Commute project. I was having difficulty getting the software to work properly on my machine, and I was unable to login or even get the login screen […]

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This Day In History: Friday, February 8, 2008

February 8th, 2008 · No Comments · Computer Technology & Technical Support

1996:Â The largest Internet collaboration, “24 Hours in Cyberspace,” took place. 1978:Â The proceedings of the United States Senate were first broadcast on radio. 1974:Â After 84 days in space, the crew of the first American space station Skylab returned to Earth. 1971:Â The Nasdaq stock market index opened. 1922:Â President Warren G. Harding introduced […]

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Handy Windows XP Tip: The Start Menu Programs Display Is Overflowing

February 2nd, 2008 · No Comments · Computer Technology & Technical Support

Here’s a tip that may be useful to those of you who have lots of programs installed and are using the Classic Start Button view. When you select the programs list from the Windows XP Start button menu, are you unable to view all the programs? There are two ways to solve this problem. 1) […]

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