Using a computer

How to get going with your computer.

  • Find out more about this free web-based storage system.

  • If you’re used to using PCs and have recently changed to an Apple Mac computer, there are some subtle differences to get used to. Soon, you will probably wonder how you ever coped with the old way of doing it!

  • A handy guide for completing online forms to enter competitions or place online shopping orders.

  • There are a lot of online file storage services but here are a few of the top free online options.

  • You’ll hear this word used constantly in association with computers.

  • If your computer is increasingly slow, this guide has suggestions for ways you can free up space and help your computer run faster.

  • Want to understand more about the boxes that pop up with messages from your computer?

  • Computers can freeze or ‘hang’ for a variety of reasons, find out what to do next.

  • Easy-to-follow instructions on activating your computer and what to do if it doesn’t react.

  • If you want to send a large file, it's sensible to 'compress it' so that it doesn't take so long to send and for your recipient to download. Find out how with our simple guide.