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How to add the activity indicator to the Firefox navigation toolbar

Firefox has a status bar in the lower right corner of the browser window that shows how quickly a web page is loading, or whether it's loading anything currently. But you can also add an activity indicator -- dots that move around in a circle -- to see at a glance when a web page has finished... More

How to delete your browser’s history when using Internet Explorer

Good computer maintenance is vital Computers, software and hardware have come a long way in recent years. Most offer excellent free tools which will make basic maintenance a breeze. This sort of maintenance involves checking your computer for errors, defragmenting the system for optimum use and... More

How to use SocialOomph for Twitter

Save time and create multiple streams Using Twitter for marketing is different for every person. Many freelance professionals are promoting their own work and work for their clients. If you are a writer and you are promoting your articles, your own blog and blogs for multiple clients,... More

How to check the amount of memory your computer has

By following the easy steps below you will be able to see exactly how much space you have used on your hard drive disk or any external drives you may have connected to your computer. You will also be able to see how much free space you have left on each drive. The steps are very easy to follow... More

How to capture a screen shot in Mac OS X

Use Mac OSX screen capture features for quick “snapshots” of whole or part of a computer screen Screen captures are useful illustration tools for demonstrating steps in a process or simply "snipping" anything from something on the computer screen. Learn how to use Mac’s OSX... More

How to customize the bookmarks toolbar on the Firefox web browser

Add links to your favorite web sites to the top of your Firefox browser web page. The bookmarks tool bar is a vertical strip on top of the Firefox web browser window. When the tool bar is active, you can drag and drop links to your frequently visited web sites. When the bookmark links are... More

How to freeze top row and first column in Excel

Microsoft Excel is capable of holding vast amounts of information on one sheet. However, the amount of data on display is somewhat limited by the size of your screen. Eventually, you may need to scroll down or across sheet in order to view more data. But scrolling through the spreadsheet... More

How to turn on the spell checker in Firefox

Like most email programs and word processors, the Firefox web browser comes with a built-in spell checker. The spell checker is not turned on by default, but you can turn it on easily by following the steps below. (These instructions were written for Firefox v3.6, but other versions should be the... More

How to change the background color in Microsoft Word 2007

Personalizing and highlighting text in color Microsoft word documents have the potential to be more than black and white images on the computer screen. The software offers ways to make reading easier on the eyes, add highlighting for documents printed in color, and to add a personal touch to a... More

How to make text superscript in Microsoft Word

Formatting text is easy with the Word toolbar Microsoft Word is the level-1 word processor in the Microsoft Office software suite. Like many other word processors, the program has basic formatting functionality. Word 2007 has a tabbed toolbar that includes the text toolbar, whereas older... More