Friday, September 4, 2020

Computer Class Notes 9-3-2020

Sell Stuff
I have three older model iPods would like to sell them and get a newer one. How do I sell? And where do I go to find a used one?

Facebook marketplace, eBay, Etsy

Adding Captions

I want to label a lot of photos that I have on the computer. I got to the paint site, downloaded an image, and then couldn't get the text to stay in place.

Can’t Read CD
I'm pulling together photos to enter a photo contest and have gone back to some CDs, BUT I've run into a problem with a couple of the CDs; 2013 opens to the folders but will not open each folder, 2011 the folders and photos within open very, very slowly and 2015 won't open at all. I doubt that the problem is the DVD drive because I have been able to open other CDs. I know that in the past we've talked about CDs, DVDs deteriorating. Do they warp?

How To Copy and Paste from Facebook
Locate the image (photo or meme) and click it to open it in its own window. Then right-click and save image as or copy image.

Free Mixbook Hardcover Photo Book 
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How to Never “Safely Remove” a USB Drive Again on Windows 10
Do you always “eject” your USB drives before unplugging them? You can save yourself some clicks—and some time—with these simple tips, because you’ll never have to eject a flash drive again.

Right-click Start > Device Manager

Right-click on USB Device > Properties > Policies > Quick Removal

Windows Task Manager: The Complete Guide
The Windows Task Manager is a powerful tool packed with useful information, from your system’s overall resource usage to detailed statistics about each process. This guide explains every feature and technical term in the Task Manager.

How to Copy Files to a USB Flash Drive
If you’d like to copy files to a USB flash drive on Windows 10—perhaps to back them up or transfer them to another computer—it’s easy to do using File Explorer. Here’s how.

Win+E and drag left > Open folder that holds the files to copy

Win+E and drag right > locate the folder on the flash drive to copy to

Drag files from the left window to the right window

To drag more than one at a time, select the first and scroll down and shift-click to select them all. If you are selecting all in the folder, Ctrl+A. If you are selecting non-contiguous files, Ctrl+click allows you to select without removing the previous select.

Windows 10 God Mode Again
Windows 10 has a lot of hidden shortcuts that you can use for various purposes. Accessing these options can be a bit complicated for the average user.
Download at

Time Around the World

Find the current local time in any city or country around the world. Daylight saving time switch, time zone, UTC/GMT offset, and more.

Tools to Edit a PDF File
You don't give a PDF file a second thought, but this file format can be tricky too. Sure, every browser can open a PDF these days---but do you know how to edit PDF files? Keep reading to learn how to edit a PDF on Windows, Mac, Android, iOS, and Linux.

Microsoft Word can also open a PDF for editing but not very well and not with the online version of Word

Send Large Files as Fast as Possible
Want a quick and free way to send a file to a friend, or transfer data between devices? These file transfer apps help you send large files fast.

Send files up to 20GB with SendGB--5GB free

- No sign up required!
- Unlimited downloads
- This feature is only available in

Your Phone
Wikipedia says that Your Phone is an app developed by Microsoft for Windows 10 for connecting Android or iOS devices to Windows 10 devices. It enables a Windows PC to access the 2000 most recent photos on a connected phone, send SMS messages, and make phone calls.[1] As part of the Windows 10 October 2018 Update (1809),


Put those key tags for all those stores on your phone Get stocard… works on iPhone and Android. Get those pesky reward cards off your keychain. Mine was very thick with them.

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