Ella Minnow Pea Redux or, My keys won’ work

Computer problems. They happen. They happened to me last week. Bad ones, very bad. I acted with my usual grace under pressure, but I don't want to talk about them. I will, however, repost a story I first shared in 2010, about the first time my keyboard malfunctioned. I was preparing a post when it … Continue reading Ella Minnow Pea Redux or, My keys won’ work

O frabjous day!

The prodigal laptop has returned. The new hard drive is in place. Printer drivers, camera software, and antivirus program have been installed. MS Word is being a bit passive-aggressive in refusing to open a couple of documents I wanted to transfer from the flash drive. Open Office stopped downloading for no apparent reason, but-- My … Continue reading O frabjous day!

Ella Minnow Pea Redux or, My keys won’ work

Wa do you do wen your keyboard malfunions? Wen my spae bar sopped working, I aed online wi Dell e suppor.  e e old me I would reeie a new keyboard in e mail. I was supposed o insall i. "Me?" I said. "Insall a keyboard?" e e said i would be a snap. If … Continue reading Ella Minnow Pea Redux or, My keys won’ work