Computer shortcuts (Windows)

For various Windows programmes: Copy: Ctrl+C Copy all: Ctrl+A Cut: Ctrl+X Find: Ctrl+F Paste: Ctrl+V Undo: Ctrl+Z Firefox: Open main menu: Alt or F10 (this switches to the first drop-down menu at the top of the window; e.g.: “File”) Full screen (toggle): F11 View page information: Ctrl+I View page source: Ctrl+U Zoom text larger: Ctrl+=…

Palindromes

A palindrome is a word, phrase, or sentence which can be read the same either forwards or backwards (punctuation, word spacing, and capitalisation are ignored for this purpose). An easy example of a palindrome is the word “eye”, which can be read the same from either end. Other examples of single words which are palindromes:…

WordPress HTML code notes

These are manual codes. You may wish to investigate Cascading Style Sheets (commonly known as “CSS”) so as to enable you to make global changes to your site. Note: Each set of code needs to start with a left arrow bracket (to the right of the “M” on the keyboard) and end with a right…

Books to read, movies and shows to watch

Books to read: The Male Brain, by Louann Brizendine M.D. The Changi Brownlow: An inspirational story of the Aussie team spirit, mateship and sacrifice, courage and endurance, by Roland Perry Defending Marriage: Twelve Arguments for Sanity Movies and shows to watch Mayo (based upon the Gil Mayo mysteries, by Marjorie Eccles)

Astrology definition

The pilot episode (2007) of The Big Bang Theory gives a good definition of the practice of astrology: Leonard: So, tell us about you. Penny: Um, me? Okay – I’m a Sagittarius, which probably tells you way more than you need to know. Sheldon: Yes – it tells us that you participate in the mass…

Bookmarks

It is always worthwhile backing up your browser’s bookmarks (or “favorites”). Otherwise you can lose them if/when your PC crashes (when you lose all your C drive data) and even if/when you upgrade your browser to a newer version (the latter has happened to me). Firefox The file path for Firefox bookmark back-ups is: C:\Documents…