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How To Keep Kids Safe On The Web

This article features advice for helping kids stay safe while they browse the Web.

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Create Documents In Microsoft Word

A beginners guide to using Microsoft Word to create documents and work with text and graphics.

How To Use Search Engines

This article explains how to find what you are looking for online with the help of a Search Engine web site such as Google or Yahoo!.

Create Your Own Website

Information and tips on making your own web site.

Watch Videos Online

Web video is hugely popular thanks to broadband and sites like YouTube. This guide explains how to find and watch videos online.

Preventing Spam

This guide explains Spam and Phishing, how to avoid junk mail in your e-mail account and how to protect yourself from malicious spammers.

Common Problems

A list of common computer problems and solutions. Categories include Virus and Spyware, Browsing the Web, E-mail, Windows and Programs.

Links To Useful Web Sites

A list of links to web sites where you can find useful information and downloads. Categories include shopping, sports, e-mail, music and games.

Compress Files

Some files can be too big to be quickly transferred across the Internet or between PCs. This guide describes how to use the WinZip program to compress files for easier transfer and storage.


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Take a screen snapshot

Press Print Screen to take a snapshot of the whole screen or ALT and Print Screen for just the current window, then paste it into an image editor such as Paint to save it as a picture file.

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WinZip

WinZip is the most popular file compression utility for Windows.

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View our Computer Jargon page for explanations of common computer and internet terms used on this site.

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