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Perhaps my shoes are too tight but this kind of thing really irks me: Harrods, British department store extraordinaire, has started its Christmas shopping season. GAH! It still annoys me when I see Christmas stuff before Thanksgiving (but I’m wacky that way). Bring out Christmas decorations before Halloween and I fume. But seriously folks… Christmas shopping before Labor Day?!?!?!?
“And they’re hanging their stockings!” he snarled with a sneer.
“Tomorrow is Christmas! It’s practically here!”
Then he growled, with his grinch fingers nervously drumming,
“I MUST find a way to keep Christmas from coming!”
Here’s a helpful tip that is quite simple but, surprisingly, quite under-used.
When you go to your Start -> All Programs menu to you find it’s difficult to location a particular application? Chances are it’s because your programs menu isn’t sorted alphabetically. To fix this:
- Click Start -> All Programs
- Right-click on any item
- Choose “Sort by name” from the pop up menu
Voilà, your applications and their containing folders are now sorted by name making it much easier to find that calculator program buried 3 levels deep.