How To Defer The Scary Creator’s Update | Daves Computer Tips

Posted on April 7, 2017. Filed under: Windows 10 | Tags: , , , , |

Remember: backup your computer often as April 11 approaches! Especially create an “image” so you can return to the version before the Creator’s Update if it does not go well for you.

Dave’s Computer Tips posted: Creator’s Update Is Fast Approaching If any of you were in the unfortunate position of upgrading to the last major Windows 10 upgrade, known as the Anniversary Update, then you will once again…

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If you have the Home version, “there is a box you can check to make sure these huge downloads do not cause you an unexpected financial burden. It is called a Metered Connection and can be found in the Settings App under Network & Internet–>Wi-Fi.

Near the bottom of this window you will see a toggle labeled Set as metered connection. You will want to switch this to the On position.

Note: There is one bad downside to this solution– you won’t get security updates, either. This is a classic example of being between the bark and the sap. It’s a tight fit and one you should consider carefully.

You may want to turn this Off after the kinks have been worked out of this release.

 

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ArtworkCreator: Make a CD or DVD Cover

Posted on March 8, 2010. Filed under: CD, DVD, Freeware/Shareware, Graphics | Tags: , , , , , , , , |

MakeUseOf has a post on ArtworkCreator which will allow you to Make a Personalized CD or DVD Cover.

ArtworkCreator allows you to “Upload your own graphics, arrange them and insert text. You can even insert the DVD and Compact Disc logos onto your project.”

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CoverCreator: CD & DVD Cover Maker

Posted on August 11, 2009. Filed under: CD, DVD, Freeware/Shareware, Graphics | Tags: , , , , , |

MakeUseOf has a post about CoverCreator which is a CD & DVD Cover Maker.

CoverCreator is an online CD & DVD cover maker that lets you type and illustrate your own CD/DVD covers or booklets and then print them out. It allows you to customize almost any part of the cover, you can create multiple pages, select variety of layout templates, apply different background colors, add text and draw.”

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WebFormFactory for php forms

Posted on January 28, 2008. Filed under: Online Software, Web site creation | Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Web Form Factory is an open source web form generator which automatically generates the necessary backend code to tie your form to a database. By generating the backend code for you, WFF saves you time…

Recommended by MakeUseOf.

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php Forms an easier way

Posted on January 28, 2008. Filed under: Online Software, Web site creation | Tags: , , , , , , , , |

MakeUseOf covered a “Great online form creator for those who aren’t sure of HTML. Create forms quickly and efficiently. Simply choose desired color scheme, customize and add necessary fields (name, address, feedback, eyc.), and get ready HTML code. No email or registration required.”

If you need a fill-in-the-blanks form for something on your site, this might be the easy answer.

The address for the free online service is http://www.phpform.org/

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