I continue to be AMAZED by this device! It is the ONLY wired phone service in my house now. It is merged with my GoogleVoice account & even my MagicJack is routed through this device. (Since I had already purchased a 5-yr service with MJ, I do not wish to waste that. So, I set it up to provide a local number in Arkansas and just FORWARD the calls to my Ooma number. I don’t even have the MJ device plugged up. It all works flawlessly! Continue reading
How to share items on this site with your friends on Facebook, Twitter, etc. Continue reading
I have had problems with the dashboard options on my WordPress blogs. The problem: If I change anything, it will not stick when I return to the dashboard.
I finally figured it out and have a fix:
Here is how I fixed the WP Dashboard Options on ALL blogs:
This is the 2nd phase of a tutorial for installing WordPress on your hosting site. This article includes the “nuts and bolts” of installation and takes the user step-by-step through the process on the BlueHost hosting service. It should be very helpful on other hosting services as well. Continue reading
You can call me for free using my Google Voice account. Just click on the link on any of my sites. Continue reading
This article presents a quick outline of the steps to build a web presence that you can be proud of and that will be easy to maintain (NO HTML REQUIRED). You can change the theme (and the total “look”) of the site with just a few mouse clicks and the data/articles are unaffected! You can add “plug-ins” that extend and change the functionality -again- without affecting your data. Continue reading
Free local & long distance phone service for life! Everything that I said in my original review of the Ooma Hub has proven to be accurate. The call quality is every bit as good (if not better) than the AT&T service. Customer Service is available at about the same quality & times as it was with AT&T. The physical construction of the device appears to be first quality. Even the packaging of the device was first rate! Continue reading
Last November, I took the plunge and converted both my Dell Inspiron E1505 (notebook) & my (homebrew) desktop to Ubuntu Linux. I was just reading the article that I wrote describing the conversion, here. After almost a year of using Linux, I have grown much more comfortable with it.
Althought … Continue reading
Yesterday, the Personal Assistant to this site’s creator, Ray Waldo, suffered a tragic accident. Mr. ATT Tilt (aka Kaiser Phone) fell a distance of about 20x its height and landed on a concrete surface. It appears that the Assistant suffered a terminal attack of non-function. Reanimation is not likely. Funeral … Continue reading
How to do a HARD reset on the AT&T Tilt/Kaiser:
A hard reset is the equivalent of a “factory reset” and all functions/data will return to the status after your last rom flash (or the factory settings if you have not updated the rom). Again, doing a hard reset will … Continue reading
Keeping Email Useful Part 2 – Types of EMAIL Protocols
When you get to this point, you should have already signed up for a GMAIL account. If that is not the case, then please go to the first post [cref 91 https://bishoptec.com/2009/08/keeping-email-useful/].
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Ray Waldo is a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) with a passion for making technology accessible for the ordinary person. Prior to (and after) his retirement from a full-time technology position, Ray served as a local pastor and short-term missionary to Mexico, Kenya, Uganda & the Democratic Republic of Congo (while … Continue reading