How to Freshen Up a Smelly Washing Machine

For both top loader and front loader washing machines, the best ways to freshen up most any clothes washer, are about the same in terms of effectiveness, because initially, they all completely remove dank odors from inside the washer quite well. Although the bleach and the commercial products discussed below, may offer more lasting freshness protection between applications, the … Continue reading How to Freshen Up a Smelly Washing Machine





Reboot Amazon Echo Gen 2 Dot Instructions

You may wish to reboot Amazon Echo Gen 2 Dot speaker if it behaves strangely, becomes non responsive to questions and commands, emits unusual sounds, and so on. However, before attempting any extensive troubleshooting, always try a speaker reboot first. This often clears up many problems such as Wi-Fi connectivity issues.  Plus, trying a reboot initially avoids … Continue reading Reboot Amazon Echo Gen 2 Dot Instructions





How to Reboot Original Google Home Smart Speaker

You may wish to reboot your Google Home speaker if it begins behaving erratically, becomes non responsive to questions and commands, emits strange noises and so on. Always try a speaker restart first, as this often clears up many problems, and avoids the unnecessary action of hard resetting your speaker. Google Home Speaker Reboot Method … Continue reading How to Reboot Original Google Home Smart Speaker





How to Install HP DeskJet 3630 Series Wireless Printer

Here, we walk you through how we installed our HP DeskJet 3630 series wireless printer (the HP DeskJet 3632 all in one printer to be exact). In summary, you would unpack the printer, install the ink cartridges, connect the printer to power, turn it on, add paper, and then install the necessary HP printer drivers … Continue reading How to Install HP DeskJet 3630 Series Wireless Printer





How to Replace Empty Ink Cartridges in HP 3630 Series DeskJet Printer

Before Replacing Ink Cartridges 1. Buy new, genuine HP ink cartridges.  They may be purchased at many office supply stores such as Staples and OfficeMax, places with larger electronics shops such as Walmart, or you may buy them directly from the online HP Store.  HP also offers printer cartridge recycling services, which we strongly recommend … Continue reading How to Replace Empty Ink Cartridges in HP 3630 Series DeskJet Printer





HP DeskJet 3630 Factory Reset, How To

If your HP 3630 series printer ever behaves strangely, do a factory reset.  Or, when you need to update its wireless network settings, you also perform a hard reset.  A hard reset restores the 3630 to factory default settings.  Once the HP DeskJet 3630 factory reset ends, you can set it up anew.  E.g. You … Continue reading HP DeskJet 3630 Factory Reset, How To





HP DeskJet 3632 Printer Unboxing

Just purchased this HP DeskJet 3632 Printer for a customer.  Part of the 3630 All-In-One series of HP printers, we selected the 3632 because it can easily print documents and pictures wirelessly from mobile devices (tablets and phones). I’ve been charged with setting this up at her place, and the first part of doing that … Continue reading HP DeskJet 3632 Printer Unboxing





How to Clean Anti Glare Glasses

We’ve worn eyeglasses with anti reflective coatings for over two decades, and have received advice from several optometrists about how best to clean them.  How to clean anti glare glasses is not difficult once you understand how to safely handle them, which cleaners work the most gently and safely, and which cleaning cloths scratch the least. All of … Continue reading How to Clean Anti Glare Glasses





How to Unlink Pandora from Original Google Home Smart Speaker

You may wish unlink (remove, delete) your Pandora account from a Google Home Speaker due to one or more of the following: You like different versions of music than what Pandora offers, and so, you temporarily wish to remove Pandora from your list of searchable music station sources.  Then, the streams you request will not be found … Continue reading How to Unlink Pandora from Original Google Home Smart Speaker





How to Delete Google Home Smart Speaker Voice Recording History

Each time you speak a request or command to your Google Home speaker, Google Home records your voice and sends that up to the Google Assistant service in the cloud. These recordings help the assistant “learn” your ways of talking (your accent, how you say specific words, et al) so that she grows better able to … Continue reading How to Delete Google Home Smart Speaker Voice Recording History