How to do? Step by step instructions, answers, faq - Part 6
How to stop programs from loading at startup

Taking control Wouldn't it be nice if every time you turned on your computer, you were in control of the programs which started. The advantage is that start up can be made a lot less painful and quicker just by tweaking your startup programs. This guide walks you through the steps which lead to successful startup program selection and deletion, making your experience a personalized one which suits your use better than an... More

How to make no bake oatmeal peanut butter cookies

Easy, kid friendly, peanut butter and oatmeal cookies Cookies are fun to make and wonderful to eat. Sometimes you're stuck without any time to make a few dozen cookies for school snacks, soccer games treats or house guests. Making the cookie dough can be time consuming along with having to stay by the oven to watch them bake so you don't burn them. This recipe will free you up, meet your cookie quota and satisfy almost... More

How to change the password for a Linksys Wireless-G router

Linksys Wireless-G routers use "admin" by default for both the username and password. While this makes it easy for users to remember the password, it also makes it easy for outsiders to gain access to the router. As soon as you set up a wireless network, changing the default password should be one of the first things that you do to help secure that network. [donate]Instructions Step 1 Open the Linksys configuration... More

How to print a configuration report on a Sharp AR-M700U

On a Sharp AR-M700U copier, if you want to get a quick overview of the machine's setup as well as its network settings, you can print out a configuration report right from the copier's operation panel. The configuration report contains TCP/IP settings and information about other enabled network protocols, like AppleTalk or NetBEUI. In addition to the configuration report, a system status report will also print, which gives... More

How multinationals have altered the business environment

It's no secret that the combined efforts of each and every huge multinational corporation have put millions of people within the United States of America out of work and/or deep financial difficulty. Some say that those owners and those controllers of those huge multinational oil companies have conspired to destroy the economy of the United States of America by causing the price of crude oil to now exceed $135.00 per barrel.... More

How to decorate a mirror

Framed reflections Make a plain mirror a new focus of attention by adding a highly textured frame. You can achieve this yourself by using surprisingly inexpensive materials. Plain mirrors are a quick, economical way to add interest to a wall and to create an illusion of more space, but they are also fairly neutral, anonymous objects. You can easily change this by giving a mirror a unique and noteworthy makeover by creating... More

How Special Olympics offers hope

One definition of hope is to believe in a positive outcome related to events and circumstances in one's life, believing that a better or positive outcome is possible even when there is some evidence to the contrary. The whole purpose behind Special Olympics is to provide people with intellectual disabilities, both young and old alike, the opportunity to train and compete in various sports year-round, with the ultimate goal... More

How to write a Shakespearean sonnet

Writing a Shakespearean Sonnet William Shakespeare, one of the most renowned of all English writers lived during the second half of the sixteenth century. He was a famous poet and play-writer and was instrumental in creating the form of poetry called the Sonnet. Between the years 1592 to 1598, Shakespeare wrote 154 sonnets. Essentially there were three themes that he concentrated on, and they were; The shortness of... More

How to improve garden soil

Improve Garden Soil Soil is a living thing with millions of micro-organisms, small creatures and nature's elements even in a single handful. It is a complex part of the natural ecosystem, and the success and growth of one's garden is dependent on this. The physical qualities of a blend of components in the soil are known as soil texture and soil structure. There are four basic soil components, viz., minerals, organic... More

How exercise at the gym compares to hiking on the trail

A varied exercise regimen is important to maintaining motivation. Exercising at the gym and hiking outdoors both offer superb fitness benefits. Try to exercise both indoors and out to vary your routine and keep your workouts stimulating. Exercising at the gym provides a chance to participate in many different fitness activities. Many gyms offer yoga, nautilus, free weights, step classes, spinning classes, swimming, walking... More