Recently I needed to create a Google Calendar reminder that repeats on the 1st day of each month. 📅 Initially, it was slightly confusing how to do this. Therefore, once I figured it out, I wanted to share the tip in case other people had similar issues: Go to Click the “+Create” button in the upper left hand corner Choose “Reminder” Set a title for the Reminder Choose the 1st day of the month that you want the reminder to
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It is well documented that printing from Google Docs (Google’s online Word equivalent) will result in black and white emojis. This happens despite the face that the emoji appear in full color on your screen before printing. Likewise, adjusting printer settings does not make any difference. Thankfully, here is a workaround so you can print color emojis in Google Docs! Save the Google Drive document as a PDF before printing Print the resulting PDF with full color emojis Voila, you
Sometimes you may need to delete Quicken downloaded transactions. However, on face value, it appears that Quicken makes it very time consuming to delete downloaded transactions. 🙁 Thankfully, there is a way to delete more than one transaction at a time! This cuts down on the number of clicks required and will hopefully save you some time. 🙂 UPDATE: I finally figured out a way to delete ALL downloaded transactions in a Quicken account. I am making this Tip 1
Q. I just realized I am getting charged $9.99 for CBS All Access on Amazon Prime Video after I signed up for a free trial 🙁 How do I now cancel the CBS All Access Channel?! A. Good question. The basic process it to go to Manage Your Prime Video Channels at Amazon.com and then choose to cancel the CBS All Access channel (see below)
Recently I encountered a somewhat unusual web host. They were running FastCGI/PHP on MS IIS and they needed their PHP file upload limits increased. This is trivial on a normal PHP installation, but it took a bit more sleuthing to determine the proper location(s) for php.ini on this IIS install. For reference, here are the locations: C:\Program Files\PHP\v7.4\php.ini C:\Program Files (x86)\PHP\v5.3\php.ini The changes needed were: upload_max_filesize = 200M post_max_size =200M A few tips: Make the changes to the proper php.ini
This is a list of made in the USA products that I have personally used and would recommend for any dad. 🙂 I am starting with kayaks and will be adding more items in the future, I hope you this list is useful to you! Lifetime Kayaks – Made in the USA! Product pages and prices: Full listing of Lifetime kayaks Why I recommend Lifetime kayaks: My family is a big fan of American made products and we try to
Updated for 2022 Random PCs and laptops I have used in the past for work and play: Lenovo Compact 12.5″ X230 ThinkPad Laptop (new for 2022) Lenovo ThinkPad X230 16GB RAM (upgraded from 8GB) 4TB SSD (upgraded from 1TB SSD) Gateway 14.1″ Laptop Overall PassMark Rating: 2340.7 Passmark CPU Mark (multithreaded): 5825.2 (actual result 2020_11)Passmark CPU Single Thread: 2085 (actual result 2020_11) AMD Ryzen 3300U (ordered a 3200U and they shipped me a 3300U!!!) UPGRADE! 4GB 20GB DDR4 RAM (4GB