Parallels – Run Windows on Your MAC

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Get all the details here! Parallels Desktop 14 for Mac is now available and is fully optimized for macOS Mojave. Version 14 focuses less on whiz-bang new features and instead wisely focuses on where it counts: Under-the-hood performance improvements. You’ll notice the difference each and every time you launch the application, which is the fastest it’s ever been by as much as 80 percent, according to the company’s marketing claims. In this case, they have good reason to boast—on my Mac, the software launches in under five seconds flat. Since Mac owners do rely on Parallels Desktop to run one or […]

Find Images As Easy As You Find Fonts

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Are there other versions of this image? Okay, so you find an image but it’s kind of small and your wondering if there is another higher resolution version, but you don’t know where to look. You could spend hours trying to hunt down the original website and see if there are hints there, or you could use a website called TinyEye. TinEye to the Rescue TinEye tracks where your image appears online. It is very easy to use. Just go to www.tineye.com. Using TinEye, you can search by image or perform what we call a reverse image search. You can do that by […]

10 Adobe Photoshop Alternatives

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Adobe Photoshop is the most progressive picture supervisor there is, fit for everything from basic correcting, to complex 3D plans and outlines. The conceivable outcomes are huge as it has numerous elements and instruments, and luckily, there are additionally numerous instructional exercises if you need to figure out how to utilize it. The quantity of devices in Adobe Photoshop is overpowering, yet with some practice, the outcomes are astonishing. Your innovativeness just restricts conforming shading levels, alpha channels, and veils, aesthetic channels, textures– the potential consequences. Besides, Photoshop incorporates an essential video editorial manager that is coordinated with all the […]

End of Life: Last Chance to Upgrade for FlexiSIGN 10.5 and Older Users

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End of Life: Last Chance to Upgrade for FlexiSIGN 10.5 and Older Users This message recently sent from SAI is important for all FlexiSIGN users! PLEASE….Let’s keep this civil! I’m just sharing this as a service to Flexi users, if you want to complain, contact your reseller or SAI directly! Call 800-229-9066 or email info@ThinkSAi.com. SAI WROTE: “In the world of technology, everything eventually becomes outdated and obsolete. This is true for hardware, as well as, software. For example, Betamax was replaced by VHS, which was replaced by DVDs, then Blu-Ray, then streaming, etc. PC operating systems have gone from […]

Photo Background Remover – Remove Complex Photo Backgrounds the Easy Way

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Remove Complex Photo Backgrounds the Easy Way I’ve used this program for years to remove complex photo backgrounds before I use the part I really want in a sign design. Sure you could probably do the same in Photoshop, but this program is so much easier and faster and with almost no learning curve, it can even be used by a novice. Photo Background Remover helps to clear digital shots from an unwanted background. This feature is highly popular among amateur photographers who need to extract a specific object from a shot to put it into some composition. Also, background removal […]

Problem Steps Recorder Is An Amazing Troubleshooting Tool

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Problem Steps Recorder Is An Amazing Troubleshooting Tool Submitted by rob.schifreen | Last update on 12th August, 2017 – 9:51pm We’ve all been there. A friend calls up, saying that they’re having a problem with their computer. Every time they open a particular document file, the computer hangs. As the troubleshooter on the other end of the phone, you probably start with the 2 basic questions. Firstly, “what precisely were you doing when the computer hung?”. Secondly, “what did the problem actually look like?”. The user will, of course, provide 2 perfectly sensible answers. But they will both be wrong. […]

Stop Searching and Find Your Sign Element!

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Stop Worrying Whether Your Design Element is Legal Ever needed a sign design element and spent tons of time searching the internet and then wondering if the image or element is legal???? Stop worrying, SIGNELEMENT has hundreds of thousands of design element, vehicle templates, patterns everything you would ever need in one place! Click this link to check it out and get 10 downloads for FREE!!!! SignElements.com is the world’s only specialist provider of images, vector illustrations, vehicle outlines, vehicle wraps and metallic ready files for the sign industry. Based in London, Ingram Image Ltd and its brands have direct […]

SheepDog – Off-screen Window Manager

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Ever had DesignCentral or other windows positioned off screen and cant seem to access them to move them back on screen? Here is the solution and its Free! Introduction SheepDog is a free utility for repositioning off-screen windows. What can SheepDog do for me? SheepDog is useful whenever you have an application or window that you can’t access because it is located off your visible screen. Offscreen windows can occur in a variety of situations, including: Switching between monitors on a laptop Multiple-screen setup How does SheepDog work? SheepDog runs in the Windows system tray and can be activated in […]

Flexi User Gets Hit by Ransomware

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Dont think ransomware is a problem? I don’t know how it happened, but a Texas sign shop got hit. watch this video! Just last weekend 200,000 computers in 150 countries were hit in a global cyber attack. Experts in East Texas said ransomware is already here, and it’s time to take precaution. A mother and small business owner in mount pleasant said she thought it was a joke, until she lost everything. “I had no idea what ransomware was,” business owner Carla Martin said. Martin is the owner of Sign Express in Mount Pleasant. She’s been designing artwork for more […]

Are You Using Flexi with Older Windows System? RANSOMWARE!!!

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Still using an older version of Flexi on something other than windows 10? You may be a target of a new ransomware called WannaCry. Protect yourself now!!! Steps on how to avoid Ransomware 1. Backup your computer immediately Investing in an external hard drive and making regular backups will help you in protecting your data, if not in saving you against malware.A data backup can save you from significant stress, time and money in the event when your computer becomes infected. Alternatively, you can subscribe to a cloud backup service and upload your most important data regularly. Free cloud services […]