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Patkay

Joined 3 years ago from Nairobi, Kenya. Last activity 8 days ago.

I am a Computer Technician/Tutor with over six years experience. I also enjoy writing articles and that is why you are able to access my work here.

Hubpages is a good place for people with a dream and an interest in writing and for those who want to create an avenue for online earning. Hubpages is also frequented by those searching for useful information from the Internet. For the period of time I have been on this writing platform, I have written quite a number of hubs which have already been read over 765,000 times! It is your time now to have a look at them and give me your views and opinions.

If you also find me in blogging platforms, do not be surprised - (winstartechnologies.blogspot.com, pcwisetutorials.com, and theonlinekenya.blogspot.com - a blog about Kenya).

In hub pages, you learn something new every time you log in. You can also be a member, joining is free. Success is for those who work hard and are ready to persevere.

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  • 6

    A Review of Lenovo Bluetooth Tablet Keyboard

    4 months ago

    This Lenovo Bluetooth Tablet Keyboard allows you to type from an actual keyboard rather than typing using the screen of the tablet. It thus much better, efficient, and faster to use.

  • 2

    Do Not Allow Browsers To Remember Your Password

    5 months ago

    It is a bad idea to allow your browser to remember password unless your computer is a personal one. These saved passwords are very easy to retrieve and once retrieved, your account will be in danger.

  • 5

    Creating Word Document Using the Google Doc Document Option

    9 months ago

    You do not need Microsoft Office on your computer or any other device to create or make use of a word document. You can do so by making use of the Google Doc option found in the Google drive.

  • 0

    How to Reset Firefox to Its Default State

    9 months ago

    These are the steps that you will follow to reset your Firefox browser back to default. After resetting Firefox to default settings, you will solve some browser problems you might be experiencing.

  • 2

    Slow Printer Dialog Boxes When Using a Network Printer in Windows

    10 months ago

    It is very disappointing waiting for the printer dialog box to appear. Then when it appears, it is still hectic trying to set the settings you want. This is how you solve this network printer problem.

  • 8

    Punctuation Marks Used In English Language

    4 months ago

    It is important to know how to use the punctuation marks used in English language correctly. This will help you come up with an error free article that will attract traffic and help you get more money

  • 6

    How to Withdraw PayPal Money in Kenya Using Equity Bank

    9 months ago

    You can now be able to withdraw your PayPal money in Kenya. This is achievable by using the Equity Bank's PayPal withdrawal service. This comes as good news to many freelancers in Kenya.

  • 2

    The Home Tab of Microsoft Excel 2007

    16 months ago

    The Home Tab of Microsoft Excel 2007 with its seven groups has very important commands necessary for formatting your document. The commands are discussed here in details.

  • 4

    Introduction to Microsoft Office Excel 2007

    17 months ago

    Microsoft Office Excel is one of the most commonly used spreadsheet program. It is good for performing Mathematical calculations, it can also be used for data analysis, and creating charts.

  • 2

    Using the View Tab of Microsoft Office Word 2007

    17 months ago

    The view tab is important as it will be used to check the status of the completed document. There are important commands for instance the documents view, the show or hide, zoom command among others.

  • 8

    Using the Review Tab of Microsoft Office Word 2007

    17 months ago

    When you are almost done with your document, it is important to do some reviewing like checking spelling and grammar. This and other useful commands are found on the Review Tab of Microsoft Word 2007.

  • 4

    Working with the Mailings Ribbon Tab of Microsoft Office Word 2007

    11 months ago

    The Mailings Ribbon tab of Microsoft Office 2007 has a number of important commands that will help you modify your document. In this article, you will also learn how to use the mail merge tool.

  • 2

    Working with the References Ribbon Tab of Microsoft Office Word 2007

    17 months ago

    There are important tools you can use in the references ribbon tab of Microsoft Office Word 2007 to make your document more better. These are things like table of contents, footnotes and endnotes.

  • 4

    HP LaserJet will not print after upgrading to Windows 7

    17 months ago

    You will know the importance of device drivers when you get stuck doing something. Or when you can not access a device when you need it. This was my experience with HP LaserJet P1005 printer.

  • 4

    How to Use the Microsoft Office Word 2007 Page Layout Ribbon Tab

    17 months ago

    Apart from typing a document, it is important to know how to format your document and make it easy to use and presentable. This hub explores how you can make use of the Microsoft Office Word 2007 Page Layout Ribbon Tab.

  • 2

    How To Use The Insert Ribbon Tab of Microsoft Office Word 2007

    13 months ago

    The Insert Ribbon Tab has many features that you can make use of in a document. This hub explains in detail how you can make use of the Insert Ribbon Tab of Microsoft Office Word 2007.

  • 0

    How to Use the Microsoft Office Word 2007 Home Ribbon Tab

    13 months ago

    It is important to understand well about the Microsoft Office Word 2007 Home Ribbon Tab. This is because you will require it very much while formatting your word documents.

  • 0

    Working with Microsoft Office Word 2007

    13 months ago

    This tutorial introduces you to working with Microsoft Office word 2007. It makes it easier for you to have a thorough understanding of Word 2007 which is the most commonly used word processor. You will learn about the...

  • 24

    How to Make NHIF Payment Through M-Pesa

    9 months ago

    The use of mobile phones to make transactions has made transfer of money from one point to another easier. Using M-Pesa services, you will be able to send your contributions faster and save much time.

  • 4

    Working With Parts of Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003

    18 months ago

    You have a proposal to show to others, you want to impart information to a group of people, then you can do it simply by creating a PowerPoint presentation. PowerPoint allows you to create powerful presentations for...

  • 4

    How to Create Reports Using Microsoft Office Access 2003

    6 months ago

    Access reports are used to come up with printable summaries out of your database allowing you to define exactly what you need. This tutorial enables you to create reports with ease using Access 2003.

  • 4

    Types of Computer Hard Disk Drives

    15 months ago

    The hard disk drive has experienced numerous changes since it was invented. This has led to different types of hard disk drives in the market. All of them are aimed at improving on how we permanently store data on our...

  • 6

    Trapping Rats Using the Scissor Spring Rat Trap

    10 months ago

    Rats and mice are a nuisance and they will at any one time invade your house. They are destructive and hence they must be dwelt with accordingly using the Scissor Spring Rat Trap.

  • 4

    The Disabled Persons and the Challenges they Face in Kenya

    14 months ago

    Those who champion for the rights of persons with disability have been saying that disability is not inability. We've seen physically challenged persons doing things even much better than able bodied.

  • 10

    Tourism in Kenya, a World Famous Tourist Attraction

    10 months ago

    The beauty of Kenya gives its visitors a life time experience. There are hundreds of interesting tourist attraction sites to choose from. You will fall in love with the country's biodiversity.

  • 2

    Working With the Data Menu of Microsoft Office Excel 2003

    21 months ago

    The data Menu of Microsoft Office Excel 2003 contains some useful commands that you need to know and use in your Excel jobs. Use this article to learn more about these professional tools.

  • 4

    Working with the Tools Menu of Microsoft Office Excel 2003

    21 months ago

    If you want to master the use of any computer application, it is always important to know how to manipulate your way through the menus. This article explains the different commands found on the tools menu of Microsoft...

  • 0

    Using the Format Menu of Microsoft Office Excel 2003

    21 months ago

    This tutorial introduces you to the formatting menu of Microsoft Office Excel 2003.The formatting menu of Excel helps us to format the cells and the entire worksheet. It is through this menu that you can be able to...

  • 0

    Working with the Insert Menu of Microsoft Office Excel 2003

    10 months ago

    These are the commands you will find when using the Insert Menu of Excel program. These useful commands will help you navigate around the document you are working on easily and efficiently.

  • 40

    Mitihani House Location and How to Replace Lost KCSE and KCPE Certificates

    10 months ago

    It is possible to get replacement certificate once you loose your original. This is a guide on how to apply for the replacement of lost KCPE/KCSE certificate.

  • 8

    Using Microsoft Office Publisher

    10 months ago

    Microsoft Publisher is a good and easy to use desktop publishing program. You can use it to design and publish works like business cards, greeting cards, calendars and many more.

  • 36

    How To Withdraw Money From PayPal In Kenya Using NationHela Prepaid Card

    10 months ago

    The NationHela prepaid card has made it possible for Kenyans to withdraw their PayPal money. It is very easy, fast and convenient. The card can also be used for other uses like online shopping.

  • 0

    Using The Table Menu In Microsoft Office Word 2003

    20 months ago

    The table menu is commonly used for coming up with a table in Microsoft Office Word either by drawing or inserting. This tutorial shows you how to come up with a table and also how to perform calculations on the table.

  • 4

    MS Word 2003 Tools Menu

    13 months ago

    There are some important tools that you need when working with Microsoft Word like you most probably need to check your typos. You can do this using the spelling and grammar command on the tools menu.

  • 2

    Epson Printers

    23 months ago

    Printers as output devices are found almost every where, starting from offices to homes. Having a high quality and reliable printer is an important thing to any person. Here, we explore some features of Epson printers...

  • 2

    Using The Format Menu Of Microsoft Office Word 2003

    20 months ago

    For beginners, it is important to know how to make use of the format menu of Microsoft Office Word 2003. It helps us to format documents in various ways to achieve the desired effects.

  • 0

    Using The Insert Menu In Microsoft Office Word 2003

    13 months ago

    Knowing how to use the insert menu in ms word 2003 will make it possible for you to create professional text document. There are many useful commands found on the insert menu as explained here.

  • 12

    View Menu In Ms Word 2003

    8 months ago

    The view menu is important when working with Microsoft Office Word 2003. It contains commands that are used when editing and formatting word documents. This tutorial is specifically designed for you.

  • 6

    Using The Edit Menu In Microsoft Word 2003

    10 months ago

    Edit menu in Ms Word 2003 is very important since it helps us to edit the documents that we type. Knowing how to use it is much more important to you. This article introduces you to the edit menu.

  • 194

    Helb Application Form

    8 days ago

    This is how you should apply for an educational loan with the HELB. The guide is comprehensive and easy to follow on how to fill out the loan application forms.

  • 12

    Using The File Menu In Ms Word 2003

    8 days ago

    This tutorial will teach you how to use the file menu found in Microsoft Word 2003. It is important for you to familiarize with the file menu so that you can be able to work with Ms Word comfortably.

  • 4

    Introduction to Microsoft Word - Using the Cut, Copy, and Paste Tools

    10 months ago

    After typing a document, we can transfer data or produce many copies by using the copy, cut and paste commands. In this hub, we are going to explore the use of these important tools.

  • 2

    Text Editing And Formatting A Document Using Microsoft Word

    13 months ago

    Ms Word is a good and easy to use word processor. Around the world, it is used by many people to edit and produce typed documents. Get introduced to text editing and formating document using Ms Word.

  • 0

    Microsoft Word 2003

    10 months ago

    This tutorial will introduce you to Microsoft word 2003. It is a very nice and easy to use tutorial for beginners. It covers all what you need to know about Microsoft word 2003.

  • 2

    Introduction to Ms Paint

    14 months ago

    Introduction to Microsoft paint introduces you to the basics of paint. It will enable you to work with paint efficiently and easily.

  • 0

    Working With WordPad; What You Need To Know

    13 months ago

    This tutorial, working with WordPad, introduces you fully to the use of WordPad. Once you are through the tutorial, you will be able to jump in to microsoft word and use it with a lot of ease.

  • 0

    Working with WordPad

    17 months ago

    It is ideal for beginners who want to learn about Microsoft Word to start with WordPad. It is much easier for them to understand about WordPad. This lesson will introduce you to WordPad.

  • 0

    Introduction to WordPad

    20 months ago

    This tutorial is an introduction to WordPad. It is very helpful to beginners who want to learn about word processors. Before indulging in Microsoft word, it would be good for the newbies to go through WordPad first.

  • 0

    Windows XP Control Panel Settings

    10 months ago

    This hub introduces you to windows xp control panel settings. It introduces you to setting of your computer's theme, background, screen saver and others.

  • 0

    Introduction to Windows

    16 months ago

    This a very nice tutorial that will introduce you to windows, the desktop and how to use the mouse. It user friendly step by step guide good for beginners.

  • 6

    Common Computer Acronyms and Their Meanings

    15 months ago

    There are thousands of computer acronyms that we encounter on a day to day basis. It will not be possible for you to comprehend if you don't know their meaning. Here is a list of some of the acronyms.

  • 6

    Hard Disk Drive Preparation

    20 months ago

    A hard disk drive is used to store data permanently on the computer. But before the disk is ready for use, it must be taken through a number of disk preparation processes. These are the precesses to follow when...

  • 4

    Types of Mouse and Mouse Connectors

    17 months ago

    A number of mouse connectors have been developed, largely due to changing technology where we end up with faster and more powerful devices. We are going to have a look at the mouse connectors.

  • 2

    Electrostatic Discharge (ESD)

    20 months ago

    It is important to take care of the ESD precautions especially when we are working with ESD sensitive devices. This will prevent instant or near future failure of the component involved in an ESD event or attack.

  • 2

    How to Maintain your Computer

    11 months ago

    There is need for you to maintain the cleanliness of your computer, both on the outside and the inside. We are going to see some of the things you can do to have a clean and efficient computer.

  • 2

    Replacing the CMOS Battery

    14 months ago

    CMOS battery helps in maintaining current date and time and other important system settings. If it is depleted, then it requires replacing. This article will show you how to replace the CMOS battery.

  • 34

    Kenyan Defense Forces Attack Somalia's Al Shabaab

    20 months ago

    Kenya is a relatively peaceful country except for some internal conflicts like the post election violence that took place during the 2007 general elections. But of late Kenya military forces have been deployed in war...

  • 9

    How to Fix or Silence a Noisy CPU Fan

    15 months ago

    Sometimes your computer produces some weird noise like a vehicle accelerating. This kind of noise occurs when it overheats. This overheating which can destroy your processor.

  • 6

    How to Recharge Orange Livebox In Kenya

    13 months ago

    This hub will enable you to recharge an Orange Livebox which is used to connect to the Internet. These steps are well illustrated and elaborated.

  • 4

    Tribulations of Mark: Part 6

    6 months ago

    The police land-rover drove along Moi Avenue switching between lanes without courtesy while overtaking. The police vehicle was carrying a group of around eight suspects. At the back of the land-rover sat three stone...

  • 20

    A List of Novels I Have Read

    17 months ago

    I have a habit I picked a long time back of writing the novels I have read. They are not very many but I keep on trying to read more and more. Most of the list is chronologically arranged.

  • 0

    How to Rename a USB Flash Drive

    17 months ago

    It is important to rename your USB flash disk drive. Once you rename your flash disk drive, it becomes easier for you to recognize and work with it. You can give it a your name, your cellphone number.

  • 6

    Collection of Proverbs

    13 months ago

    Practice makes perfect, proverbs are important elements to a writer. They help you to improve and add more gist to your writing. This is a list of some of the proverbs you can use in your writing.

  • 6

    How to Install and Use Microsoft Office Document Imaging

    15 months ago

    You can turn the tons of printed documents you have to electronic (digital) files by capturing, storing, editing and reprinting them using Microsoft Office Document Imaging scanning software.

  • 2

    Network Topology

    15 months ago

    Network topology defines the network's physical layout of the computers, cables and other components on the network. When setting up a network, its important to decide which network topology to use.

  • 8

    Networking Cable

    9 months ago

    The networking media helps us to connect two or more computers together to create a network. It's a channel through which data flows within a network from one computer to another.

  • 30

    Application of Computer Networks

    13 months ago

    Network applications are software applications that utilize the Internet or other network hardware infrastructure to perform useful functions for example file transfers.

  • 2

    Types of Computer Networks

    17 months ago

    Computers are connected together with wires and others wireless to form what we call a network. We have a number of network designs but the 3 main network types are discussed here.

  • 2

    Computer Networking Models

    2 years ago

    The term computer network model defines the category in which a computer network can be grouped into. Networks are divided into two broad categories namely peer to peer and client-server network model.

  • 10

    Introduction To Computer Networking

    2 years ago

    INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER NETWORKING NETWORKING: -It is the art of connecting two or more computers in order to share peripherals (resources) e.g. printers, faxes, photocopiers, CD ROM, etc. and data.

  • 6

    Computer Processor and its Internal Components

    9 months ago

    The role of the processor is to fetch, decode, and execute program instructions. This is made possible 'cause the processor has a number of internal components that help it to function effectively.

  • 79

    Types of Buses in Computer Architecture

    10 months ago

    A bus is a common pathway through which information is transmitted from one component to another. This pathway is used for communication and can be established between two or more computer components.

  • 497

    KRA Pin Application

    10 months ago

    This simple guide shows you how to apply for KRA pin online. It will help you to shorten the process of KRA pin application. Just follow the listed procedure and you will be able to apply for KRA pin.

  • 2

    How to Determine the Speed of Microprocessor

    13 months ago

    When buying a computer whether new or old, it is important to check the following specifications; Amount of RAM, CPU speed, and the Hard disk space. This tutorial will show you how to check CPU speed.

  • 9

    Motherboard Form Factors

    10 months ago

    The motherboard form factor describes its general shape, the type of case and power supply it can use, and its physical organization. It is what we are going to have a look at in this hub.

  • 386

    Parts of Motherboard and Its Function

    5 months ago

    All parts and components of a computer must make a connection to the motherboard. It is thus covered by hundreds of important components that we are going to analyze in this hub.

  • 30

    Computer Ports and their Functions

    10 months ago

    A port is a connector at the back of a computer where you plug in an external device such as a printer, keyboard, scanner, modem. This allows data to flow between the computer and attached devices.

  • 47

    Examples of Different Computer Types

    15 months ago

    This hub answers the question:What is the difference between supercomputers, mainframe, mini and microcomputers? There are different computer types available depending on the number of users they can support...

  • 12

    Computer Base Unit Or The Computer System Unit

    20 months ago

    This article explains in details about the system unit which is the box-like case that contains major computer’s electronic components. Funny enough, many people erroneously refer to the system unit as the CPU.

  • 10

    How to Password Protect a Word Document

    13 months ago

    This is how you set a password to Microsoft Office Word document. This will help to make your document more secure such that while opening, the document will ask for a password to be supplied.

  • 26

    Parts of Computer Hardware

    5 months ago

    Computers are made of hardware and software parts. It is important to know the different parts of a computer and how they operate.

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