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Turning On/Off Windows 7 Accessibility Options

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If your like me and get annoyed with the virtual keyboard popping up out of nowhere follow the instructions below, or maybe you just want to enable them for a better computer experience.

Digital Keyboard

  1. Click Start
  2. Click Control Panel
  3. Click Ease of Access
  4. Go into the Ease of Access Centre
  5. Choose Use the computer without a mouse or keyboard.
  6. Check or uncheck the box for Use On-Screen Keyboard.
  7. Click Save

How to turn off Narator Windows 7

  1. Click Start
  2. Click Control Panel
  3. Click Ease of Access
  4. Go into the Ease of Access Center
  5. Select Explore all Settings
  6. Choose Use the computer without a display
  7. Uncheck the checkbox by Turn on Narrator and click Save

Limit the bandwidth speed of Dropbox

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This is how to limit the bandwidth speed of both your Uploads & Downloads for Dropbox

  1. Right click the Dropbox icon (down by your time)
  2. Click Preferences
  3. Click on the Bandwidth Tab (has a picture of a speedometer)
  4. Here you can adjust or disable the bandwidth limiting of Dropbox’s Uploads & Downloads
  5. Click Ok when changes are made to confirm your settings.

Openoffice – There is nothing to print.

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This issue occurs when the print range for the document has inadvertently changed. Follow the guides below to fix:

  1. Click Format (menu at the top)
  2. Click Print Ranges
  3. Click Edit
  4. Change the Print Ranges to “None
  5. Click Ok
  6. You should now be able to print.

How to remove the Clock in Windows 7

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  1. Down by the time click the little notification arrow.
  2. Click Customize
  3. You will be greeted with the Notification Area Icons dialog box, click Turn System Icons On or off
  4. Change the Clock behaviour to off
  5. Click Ok