East Carolina University
Department of Psychology
Computing and Internet Resources
- Microsoft Office Update
-- Don't forget to update Office now and then, gremlins can get into your
computer if you don't update Office. If Office was installed from the ECU
server, your computer will have to be on the campus network when you update. If
Office was installed from a CD, you may have to have that CD on hand when you
Office 2007 Compatibility Pack -- allows you to open, edit, and save
files in the new 2007 format with older version of Word.
Office Viewers -- for those who don't have MS Office, view PowerPoint shows
- OpenOffice - Too cheap to pay for Microsoft Office?
Go here, you skinflint!
- PDF to Excel
- PDF to Word
(docx) -- upload pdf online, download converted document.
- PDF to Word
(rtf) -- upload pdf online, download converted document.
- Word to
HTM -- dandy little Internet app that takes Word text as input and
outputs htm with most of the silly Word code stripped away. I love
Search -- cool, but not well documented.
Sounds -- control the sounds which are
played in association with various events
XP mode -- for running programs and using devices not compatible with
Windows 8 -- I hate it
- Adblock Plus -- add in to
filter out ads downloaded into web pages.
Auto-Play Videos -- stop them from starting automatically in your
- Google, Hide Options Sidebar --
get rid of the damn thing.
- Create PDF Files -- Free software to create
- File Extensions -- identify the
programs that use files with a given extension
- Jotti -- upload a suspicious
file, it scans it for malware using an assortment of security software
- Internet Explorer
Keyboard Restoration -- restore the letters on the keys
- OldVersion.com -- Download old versions of popular software.
PC Tips -- My list of useful tips for the PC user
- PC World -- For PC users, articles, downloads, customer service for subscribers.
- Printer Help, Laser --
PrinterTechs.com -- fix your own laser printer
Cleaners, Free --
for Windows, NT through Vista
- Remap Your Keyboard -- with KeyTweak.
I changed Caps Lock to Shift.
- SendSpace -- easy, free way to send BIG
files to others
Startup Delayer -- delay the start of some of your startup program,
resulting in faster boots
Contact Information for the Webmaster,
Dr. Karl L. Wuensch
This page most recently revised on 2-March-2017.