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About Me

Please visit my software developer website for more information about my services. I offer application development as well as Android app coding services. My developer skills are best suited to dealing with custom software projects. I can perform programming for Corel Paradox as well as C# Sharp and PHP.

In my local area of northeast Ohio, I can cater to computer repair and "fix my computer" issues.

Use my contact web page today to reach me about any software design ideas you have.




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1. A Trio of Free and Useful Software Utilities

This article describes in detail three useful software utilities for PC users that are available for download at no charge to you.

Posted to KB Topic: Software
27 days ago

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2. A PC Repair Tale

This story describes a real life experience I had with a computer that had more than one problem with it.

Posted to KB Topic: Hardware
27 days ago

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3. Freebyte ZIP Is A Simple To Use Freeware Archiving Utility That Also Runs On The DOS Command Line

This article describes how to use the Freebyte ZIP free archiving utility software.

Posted to KB Topic: Software
28 days ago

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4. An Easy To Use PHP Email Blast Utility

This article describes a simple to use PHP program I made for performing a mass email “broadcast” or “blast” to a mysql database full of email addresses.

Posted to KB Topic: PHP
4 months ago
(6 Comments , last by Eliana.H )

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PHP & Delphi for PHP

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5. Old MS DOS Based Borland Turbo C For Text Word Processor

This article describes the procedural C programming for an old MS-DOS based application to perform text based word processing.

Posted to KB Topic: Classic C Language
5 months ago

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6. Old MS DOS Based Borland Turbo C For Scrolling Through A Binary Text File Of Fixed Width Records

This article describes the procedural C programming for an old MS-DOS based application to scroll and page rows of records in a list retrieved from a binary text file.

Posted to KB Topic: Classic C Language
5 months ago

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7. The Reason Why I Do Not Use a Fixed Price Labor Contract Anymore

This article describes my rational for refusing to use a fixed price labor contract for my programming services any longer.

Posted to KB Topic: Computer Industry
5 months ago

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8. The Windows Operating System Is Missing a Crucial Component

The Windows operating system has never offered a means of controlling the amount and type of software a PC can run relative to its processing power and memory.

Posted to KB Topic: Software
15 months ago

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9. The Situation Dictates Whether Or Not Technology Is Obsolete

This article discusses a real life example of how I used so called "obsolete" technology to revive a Visual Foxpro manufacturing database that was comprised by viruses.

Posted to KB Topic: Visual FoxPro (VFP)
20 months ago

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10. How To Make Web Pages Format Uncommon Fonts Most PCs Do Not Have In Windows Font Manager

This article describes a cascading style sheet coding technique I use to format uncommon fonts that are not included in the Windows font manager.

Posted to KB Topic: Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
20 months ago
(3 Comments , last by iwan.r )

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11. Classic Shell Can Fix A Windows 10 Start Menu Problem

This article describes a free utility you can download that will format your Windows Start menu to give it a pre-Windows 8 look.

Posted to KB Topic: Software
27 months ago
(5 Comments , last by Angelica.M )

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12. Eusing Free Registry Cleaner Removes Unnecessary Entries From Your Windows Registry

This article describes a Windows system registry cleaner that does a good job and is free for you to download.

 

Posted to KB Topic: Software
31 months ago
(6 Comments , last by Happy.E )

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13. A Six Point Checklist To Help Your PC Run Better

This article discusses some tips for maintaining your PC so it will run more efficiently.

Posted to KB Topic: Software
31 months ago
(5 Comments , last by aakash.r )

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14. Easy Steps For Replacing A Damaged Laptop Computer Screen

This article describes steps for replacing a damaged lcd display in a PC laptop computer.

 

Posted to KB Topic: Hardware
31 months ago

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15. The FileHippo Website Offers A Wide Selection Of Freeware

The FileHippo website offers a wide selection of software you may download for free.

Posted to KB Topic: Software
31 months ago

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16. No Audio Device? No Problem!

This article describes how to restore the sound on a computer when the audio driver is correctly installed, but the sound is still not working.

 

Posted to KB Topic: Software
33 months ago

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17. A Solution To Dealing With Malware That Prevents The Execution Of Windows Program Icons

This article discusses how to deal with malware that prevents Windows program icons from running.

Posted to KB Topic: Software
33 months ago
(1 Comments , last by Anonymous )

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18. How To Make Programmed Paradox Queries With Microsoft Notepad

Takeaway: This article discusses a technique I use to create objectPAL queries that can easily be modified for other purposes such as customized reporting.

Posted to KB Topic: ObjectPAL Coding
36 months ago
(3 Comments , last by Douglas.M )

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19. Paradox objectPAL Email Blast Programming

This article will discuss an objectPAL coding technique I use to send out an “email blast” from a Paradox data table of email addresses via a third party email client.

Posted to KB Topic: ObjectPAL Coding
36 months ago

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20. Hirens Bootable CD is The Swiss Army Knife Of Utility Software

This article describes a software package you can download for free that offers a great variety of utility software you can use for many PC troubleshooting problems.

Posted to KB Topic: Software
40 months ago

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21. An Easy, Cheap Way To Get Going After A PC Fails From A Bad Motherboard

This article describes a quick, economical way to get up and running after a PC with a viable hard disk fails due to defective electronic components.

Posted to KB Topic: Hardware
40 months ago

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22. Spybot Search and Destroy version 1.6.2 is the Right Stuff For Disabled PCs

This article describes a good, highly versatile spyware scanner I use to chase out pesky problems on ailing PCs.

Posted to KB Topic: Software
40 months ago

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23. Solve The Redirected Hosts Problem All By Yourself

This article describes a remedy I have used to address the issue of random web page redirection.

Posted to KB Topic: Software
40 months ago

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24. A Tale Of Two PC Troubleshooting Customers

This article describes 2 PC troubleshooting encounters I had where the outcomes became intertwined with one another.

Posted to KB Topic: Hardware
40 months ago

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25. The Free DBXtract Will Recover Data From Corrupted Outlook Express DBX Files

Free DBXtract version 4.50 is available at no charge and it can recover emails from correupted Outlook Express .dbx files.

Posted to KB Topic: Software
41 months ago

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