Web Browsers

How to print selected parts of web pages with PrintPlus

May 18, 2011 Web Browsers

In the previous video I showed you how to make nice text printouts using Safari Reader. But what if you want more than just the text? Well, if you are ready to take the leap into Safari Extensions then I’ve found a great one that will let you pick and choose which parts of a […]

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How to make nice text printouts using Safari Reader

May 18, 2011 Web Browsers

In the previous video on how to preview a printout and print selected pages, we saw how the Preview application is a handy tool for finding which pages of a printout have the part you want. That method works regardless of which web browser you use. But Safari users have another tool at their disposal […]

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How to preview a printout and print selected pages

May 18, 2011 Mac OS X

Computers were supposed to let us save lots of paper but they’ve actually made it easier to use much more. Sometimes you just want to read or save a web page on paper. But you don’t need to let a poorly designed web page waste a bunch of paper. Unfortunately some web pages look terrible […]

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How do I magnify or zoom my screen?

May 10, 2011 Mac OS X

It could be advancing age, but more and more I’m feeling the need to zoom in to see things better on my Mac display. It’s not the display’s fault. They’re getting better and better, packing in more and more pixels for gorgeous, crisp photos, artwork, and text. But that often means that, either by design […]

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How to change your desktop background

December 21, 2010 iPhoto

As I shot this video daily rainfall records were being set all throughout Southern California. But just because it’s gloomy outside doesn’t mean your Mac desktop  needs to be drab or boring. In this video I show you how to change your desktop background from within: System Preferences iPhoto Safari

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How to download and install Chrome for Mac

November 24, 2010 Web Browsers

Hi Mom, this video will show you how to install Chrome for Mac on your computer. The process is basically the same for any other software you might download from the Internet, so watch carefully. Anyway, Chrome is a relatively new browser from Google. It works basically the same as Safari and Firefox, but you […]

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How to merge Safari windows back into one window

November 13, 2010 Web Browsers

Hey Mom, if you get too many Safari windows scattered about your screen, in this video I show you how to quickly merge them all back into one window.

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How to move browser tabs to a new window

November 9, 2010 Web Browsers

Hi Mom. Now that you learned how to use tabs in a web browser like Safari, this video will show how to move a tab to a new window. Then I’ll show you how to drag a tab from one window to another. Finally, I’ll show you a Safari setting that will make moving tabs […]

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How to Use Web Browser Tabs

November 1, 2010 Web Browsers

Hi Mom. I know you’re sometimes frustrated by losing a chat window when surfing to another website so in this video I show you how using web browser tabs (like in Safari) can really make your life much easier.

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