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Recent content by Young Simmo

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    Solved Oldy needs help

    Thanks Brink, actually I found my way just before I got your reply. I clicked people, then clicked browse contacts, and got every person and company I have been in touch with over the last 20 years. This modern world is testing my brain box to the limit. Cheers Mate.
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    Solved Oldy needs help

    Come on I know it might be a dumb question, but my 79 year old brain needs some help.
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    Solved Oldy needs help

    I have just had Windows 8.1 rammed down my throat, can some body tell me in kindegarten language, how to find my address book in my email page?
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    How to pretty it up

    Thanks topgundcp, as I have been having trouble trying to put the photo into JPG. So I put it onto a memory stick and went back to my old computer, as my new Windows 8 didn't seem to like JPG as I mentioned earlier. So I will give it a whirl and come back to you, Cheers.
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    How to pretty it up

    OK, I am getting close as I can get all the print on, but the Avatar (Small photo) just wont go in the middle..
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    How to pretty it up

    Yes, what is above is exactly what I would like, but I am not having any luck in changing the file type to anything other than what I listed above. Windows 7 was a breeze, and I am seriously thinking about going backwards. OK that is not correct, and I will keep battling along, but it is...
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    How to pretty it up

    OK, I probably should point out that you are talking to a 74 year old, with a reasonable grip on my computer but a long way from being a Computer Guru. Having said that, I got this far. The avatar is currently stored as, Rich text Document RTD When I click the down arrow I get the following...
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    How to pretty it up

    Thanks I got that page up and managed to put my name in but, can't seem to put my avatar in between my first and second name.
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    How to pretty it up

    OK I have Windows 8, and am using Windows Live Mail which I down loaded from day one. Question:: How do I put an avatar and signature on bottom of my e-mail so it is always there automatically? I have never done this before, but noticed some people do have it.
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    Old Brain needs young info

    No mate, after 54 years of marriage YUK means " Try again ", or make your own breakfast.
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    Old Brain needs young info

    Thanks Mate for the super quick reply. I just told the boss, can't do that unless you make that giant leap for mankind and go to windows 8. She said YUK, so problem solved. Cheers...Simmo,.
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    Old Brain needs young info

    OK don't laugh, I am a 74 year old with a reasonable grip on this electronic age,,,,,,, I think! Now my brand new Windows 8 (3 weeks old), has a enormous amount of Mah-jong games on it, and my wife would like to have all that on her Windows 7 laptop. SO:: A. We are both online, can I...
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    Windows 8.1 Yes or No

    Just to bring you up to speed mate, A. Some people are computer Gurus. B. Some people haven't got a clue. C. Some people in the middle are learning a little bit every day. I am in the C. group.
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    Windows 8.1 Yes or No

    My new Windows 8 computer (3 Weeks old), keeps asking me to upgrade to 8.1 for free, and I have a question. What are the advantages or improvements that you get with Windows 8.1 over my current 8? After looking at some of the comments below I am thinking maybe stay where I am.
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    What am I doing wrong

    On my old Windows 7 when I opened a folder in My Documents with heap of photos, I could open the first photo then just hit the arrow keys left or right to progress through the pics. Now in Windows 8, I open a photo and push the right arrow key and nothing happens. WHY?