Tips & Tricks

Focusing on technology for as long as we have, we picked up a few tips and tricks along the way. We hope that since this information is good for us, it will be good for you, too. Take a look at this section for tips on using your computer, windows applications, and browsing the Web.

Basic Computer

  • PC seems slow or acting erratically
  • Mouse, keyboard or other connected device does not appear to be working
  • How to check network connections


  • Making text appear larger in your Web browser
  • Full screen mode in a Web browser
  • Saving images for the Web
  • Entering PDF titles for better Google Search results


  • Shortcut back to the desktop
  • ClearType
  • File naming tips
  • Windows styles and formatting
  • Keep with Next
  • Special characters and character encoding
  • Filters