4 Ways to Protect Yourself Against AI Guessing Your Passwords

Create Stronger Passwords Your first line of defense is to create strong passwords. Don’t just use numbers and lowercase letters. Use a mix of upper and lowercase letters, numbers, and special characters (like @, &, !, #, etc.) if possible. Never include personal information like your birthday or anything else that may be publicly available The … Read more

Printing Issue

When you print, scan or copy any document, a line appears at the top of the page, (on the first page only if you print multiple pages), that reads similar to:  “Get /eSCL/ScannerStatus HTTP/1.1 Host:Localhost” The cause is a setting that needs to be changed within the Printer settings window.  The steps to fix this … Read more

How to connect your iPhone & Android to use Bluetooth: A Step-by-Step Guide

Bluetooth technology is a wireless communication protocol that allows devices to communicate with each other in close proximity. Setting up Bluetooth on Your iPhone: Accessing Settings and Enabling the Feature Setting up Bluetooth on your iPhone is straightforward, and accessing settings enables this feature to work seamlessly. To access the settings for your iPhone’s Bluetooth, … Read more

Updated Microsoft Word Tips

Protect a document with a password You can control access to a document by implementing a password for it. Passwords are case-sensitive and can be a maximum of 15 characters long. Create a strong password, ideally one that you can easily remember. But in case you might forget, you should also keep a copy of it in a safe … Read more

Use emoji on your iPhone

With a tap of your finger, you can bring words to life with emoji. Add an emoji Find the emoji keyboard in any app that uses the standard keyboard, like Mail or Messages. To add an emoji: Tap to replace words with emoji The Messages app shows you words that you can replace with emoji. … Read more

Remove duplicate photos on iPhone and Android

How to remove duplicate photos on iPhone 1. Open Photos and tap Albums.  2. Scroll down to the updates section and tap Duplicates. 3. On a duplicate photo, tap Merge. Then tap Merge again to confirm. This will merge the highest-quality duplicates.  Super simple, and now you have a camera roll to be proud of! If for some reason you want to restore a … Read more

Photo album (creating)

One of the better FREE versions of photo book making software is Canva. Find all the photos you want in the album.  Remember where they are located on the computer.  It is best to “pre-order” the photos so you can click and drag them quickly. Go to Canva.com on your computer or iPad, (this is … Read more

HIDDEN IPHONE TRICKS THAT WILL MAKE LIFE EASIER

Scroll Up With One Tap If you’re scrolling down a webpage and want to return to the top, tap the top center of your screen next to the front-facing camera. This tap will pull you back to the top. Not only can you do this on web pages, but this feature largely works everywhere on … Read more

7 tips and tricks to extend iPhone battery life

1. How are apps using your iPhone battery? Head to Settings > Battery to check out the details of your battery usage. “Last 24 Hours” is the default and shows which apps are using the most energy (including Home & Lock Screen and Siri). Tapping the “Last 10 Days” toggle on the right-hand side gives you a broader look at what’s … Read more

Scanning Tip (Windows)

A great solution to many scanning issues is the Microsoft Scan App.  You can download it from the MS Store or search for it online.  Once downloaded, click to install the application.  Then run it afterwards.  It should detect your existing hardware for scanning.  The program will use default settings when started for the first … Read more