Sending a fax without a fax machine.

Last Updated on January 17, 2020 by Christopher G Mendla

I ran into a situation where I had to fax documents to a doctor’s office. My first concern was did I accidentally travel back in time? 

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FX-Foundry scripts for GIMP (Photoshop like image program)

Last Updated on December 10, 2019 by Christopher G Mendla

I use an open source image editor called GIMP in addition to Photoshop. It has basically the same functionality but with some changes in the user interface.  The best part is that GIMP is freely available whereas Photoshop will set you back quite a bit.

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Do you want a free alternative to Photoshop?

Last Updated on December 10, 2019 by Christopher G Mendla

Adobe Photoshop will set you back about 9.99/month. Other plans will cost from $10 to about $80/month. Fortunately there is an open source image manipulation program that is free.

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EzOutlookSync – Synchronizing 2 or more outlook PST files

Last Updated on December 3, 2019 by Christopher G Mendla

In our home office, I like to have the ability for my wife to see my emails. She doesn’t need to have realtime access but does need to see things. I also like to keep a working copy of my outlook file on my laptop. My desktop is still the ‘main machine’ for outlook.

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Backing up PST files using the FILE EXPORT feature of Outlook

Last Updated on December 2, 2019 by Christopher G Mendla

Many people will have invaluable information stored in Outlook. … Calendars, Contacts, emails, notes and more.  They often have no backups of this file, especially in the case of home or home office users. They don’t realize how vulnerable they are till the experience a lost or corrupted PST file.

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Outlook Express Password Recovery

Last Updated on December 2, 2019 by Christopher G Mendla

I have a client who just purchased a new machine.  I’m migrating his apps and data over the weekend in order to deliver it Monday morning. One small problem was that he had no idea what he was using for a password for his email. The password was entered in Outlook Express so he never had to use it.

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Quickbooks 2010 Printing and PDF’ing screwed up

Last Updated on December 1, 2019 by Christopher G Mendla

My copy of intuit’s quickbooks 2010 is still screwed up for printing and Pdf’ing. I reinstalled 2010 with the latest R17 release.

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Quickbooks 2010 won’t print or email WTF???

Last Updated on December 1, 2019 by Christopher G Mendla

It is a amazing that a multi billion dollar company such as Intuit can F___ up something as simple as a flipping PRINT function for their Quickbooks 2010 product. I mean.. Duhhhhh … businesses will ****Probably**** want to flipping print or email a flipping invoice. Right now, I can ask my clients to come over and show them their invoice on the monitor.. At least THAT didn’t break.

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Workaround for Quickbooks 2010 backup files that crash on restore

Last Updated on December 1, 2019 by Christopher G Mendla

Our Quickbooks 2010 data went haywire. Quickbooks was crashing when attempting to open our company file.

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Open dialog was not opening in Office 2007 – SOLVED

Last Updated on December 1, 2019 by Christopher G Mendla

I needed to open a file in Excel 2007 on my Windows 7 machine. The open dialog would not appear and excel would lock up. If I tried to close it, I got an error that excel could not be closed.

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