Archive for 2013

Windows Error Log Phone Call Scam

No to Windows

The other day I got an interesting phone call from ‘Microsoft Support’. Actually, this was a scam or fake Microsoft call and it seems like a few people I know […]

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How To Add Crop Marks And Bleed Using Photoshop

Change the sky in a picture using Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop is meant for preparing images for use either online or for print. If you need to send a PDF or graphic out to a printer and you have […]

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Connect An AirPrint Wi-Fi Printer To An Airport Extreme Base Station


I’ve just got a new Wif-Fi/AirPrint-enabled printer and had to connect it to my network, powered by my AirPort Extreme Base Station. It was easy, but not obvious…

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How Adobe Creative Cloud Affects Me

Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe have just announced that they will no longer be selling boxed versions of their Creative Suite products. They will be replacing them with a subscription-only service and that seems […]

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Animating Cameras And Using 3D in Apple Motion

Animating Cameras in Apple Motion

Moving from 2 dimensions into 3 can be daunting for people new to 3D space. This video shows how to work with cameras in 3D using Apple Motion 4.

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Fixing jQuery Problems in WordPress Websites

use jquery to check browser width

Lots of WordPress plugin developers use jQuery to help you add features to your website. It drives lightboxes, drop-down menus, sliders and forms plus lots of other elements, so what […]

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Snagit Screen Capture Software For Mac & PC

snagit screen capture software

I’ve just been demoing Snagit screen capture software by TechSmith, makers of Camtasia, and felt another software review was in order! Which do I prefer in the Snagit vs LittleSnapper […]

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Camtasia:Mac vs ScreenFlow – Video Screen Capture on a Mac

camtasia vs screenflow

If you need to record your screen, for screencasts or client or video training tutorials, and you are on a Mac, you have a few tools available. There is the […]

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Quick And Easy Ways to Make Complex Shapes in Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator

Using Adobe Illustrator, there are a variety of ways to quickly and easily make complicated shapes with various shape building tools. There is the pen, pencil and blob brush, plus […]

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A Better Way To Straighten And Rotate Pictures In Photoshop

Change the sky in a picture using Photoshop

We’ve all taken a photo that we liked, but wish it had a straight horizon line… Correcting it is pretty simple in Photoshop, and like all things, there is more […]

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