Tag Archives: Computing tips

How to surf the internet 100x faster than normal

Here is a link to a youtube video that explains how to alter your settings so that websites download to your computer much much faster. It really works. I have done it. Check this out

It is saving me heaps of time.

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Manipulating windows on the desktop: instructional video

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This one ended up longer than I would like. I think I might be improving but still a long way to go.

subscribing to Bloglines

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How to subscribe to a web feeder.

Blackboard Login

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How to log in to BB from Otago Polytechnic website

My attempt at a screencast.

Made with Camtasia. It is a practise one, needs improving and downsizing. Comments welcome. [blip.tv ?posts_id=342513&dest=-1]

More on creating screen movies

From Leigh B:

A video that overviews how I like to screencast can be found at the following links:
* Blip: http://blip.tv/file/332594
* Google: http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-275675818200866523
* Youtube: http://youtube.com/watch?v=nRTzC_OBev8

The steps are written up on the following Wikieducator page:
http://www.wikieducator.org/Creating_a_screen_recording

And the still images for these steps are yet to be added to the Wiki page but are here for now:
http://flickr.com/photos/leighblackall/sets/72157601298720211/