Stockbridge Community Website
Brilliant! This is a free non-commercial version which can be set to update automatically. You simply click on this link and then on download at the very bottom of the screen. Then follow the very simple on screen instructions. (Yes to most things.) Make sure that you click the update box and run the programme on the scheduler once a day.
Stop SPAM Email, A guide to stopping SPAM mail & reporting it.
Do you get lots of unwanted SPAM emails? MailWasher is a powerful email checker with effective spam elimination. Discover the safe way to stop unwanted viruses and e-mails before they get to your computer. The service is free but you are invited to make a donation and you can upgrade to an even better version by subscription.
BBC site with tips on using the web - beginners guide to the internet
Blender is a free, comprehensive animation package. It is quite complicated - but does everything! Good luck!
Information about hoaxes, scams, urban legends, browsers, e-books, e-mail programs, search engines, making money on the Internet, and creating and promoting web sites.
Covers a wide variety of topics, such as html, email, tcp/ip, search engines, security, viruses, browsers, newsgroups, chat programs, file sharing, FTP
Easy to read monthly magazine all about computing on a PC. Archive sections with some excellent 'how to' articles.
Technology magazine featuring reviews of the latest hardware, including computers, audio players, TVs and gadgets.
Brilliant! This is a free non-commercial version which can be set to update automatically. Click below to download. Go to our computer section for more free 'Must Haves' If you subscribe to the full version you can protect against Spyware, SPAM and AVG gives you a Firewall - basically everything!
You will need this the play the radio and other audio files. It is free. The link will take you to the download point.
PC users click below to download Microsoft's much improved internet browser Explorer 8.
This site is sponsored by the British Government and leading businesses to give free, objective advice:
1. Protect your PC
Block viruses, hackers and other threats
Protect your family, money and privacy
3.Protect your business
Advice for small businesses
Hardware manufacturer offers desktop, laptop and handheld PCs and workstations and servers for sale, to home and business users.
Buy from the computer catalogue of this direct seller of home and business PCs, notebooks, workstations, desktops, printers and servers.
Compare prices for computer hardware and accessories from suppliers such as Dell, Packard Bell, Compaq, Epson, Hewlett-Packard and Apple.
This is an amazing free programme which will convert most audio files to MP3 etc
Being able to write a little HTML code is often helpful if you need to enhance the look of your websites. (HTML can be used in several places on 2day - i.e. the announcement boxes and on second pages. The Bare Bones guide is brilliant.
Registering your website with Google used to be crucial. You can still do it.