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How To Stop Desktop Notifications In Firefox, Chrome, and Opera

Notification bell

Desktop notifications from websites in your browser can be useful, or an annoyance. Most browsers let you turn off notifications for an individual site, but what if that box popping up asking you if you want to receive notifications is something you never want to see again? Here's how to turn off desktop notifications in Firefox, Chrome, and Opera.

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Wallpaper of the Week: Foggy Red Forest

This week's wallpaper is a mist filled forest. Red undergrowth lines the floor of the forest, while slender white and black tree trunks with scattered red foliage fade into the background. Sharp reds in the foreground contrast nicely with the softer lines and less vivid colors of the background. Icons do quite well with this background.

Foggy Red Forest Wallpaper

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Gizmo's is Saved! A Hearty Thanks to all who Donated

Collectively, you've done it. Your generous donations over the last two weeks have allowed us to reach our fundraising target. That means that the survival of Gizmo's Freeware is assured for the immediate future. A heart-felt thanks to you all.

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Compare Two Files Easily Using this Free Online Service

Imagine a situation where you two long files which you want to compare. They might be say, the membership lists for a club for two different years or two versions of a text document. What you want to do is compare the two files for differences.
If the files are short this is simple enough to do by hand but when they are long, the task quickly becomes daunting. Thankfully there are computer tools that will do the job for you.

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View and Save Fonts In Color With This Free Font Viewer

FontLab PadPreview and save fonts with custom text and color using this free font viewer.

FontLab Pad is a free app for Windows and Mac that lets you preview any font in almost any color for use in your projects. Choose a font, type your text, select a size and save the result as PNG, PDF, or SVG file. There's a transparent background feature that shows how a font and color combination will look with your project.

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Wallpaper of the Week: Collision

This week's wallpaper is a dark 3D illustration that shows a large clear orb in the center being impacted by a dark orb on the right. The impact causes the left side of the clear globe to shatter, creating a shower of clear glass fragments flying outward. More dramatic than this description, this background is great for those who enjoy dark backgrounds with an interesting focal point that's not busy or crowded.

Collision wallpaper

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Download 'Troubleshooting and Maintaining Your PC All-in-One For Dummies' Ebook Free For A Limited Time


You can download 'Troubleshooting and Maintaining Your PC All-in-One For Dummies, 3rd Edition' ($16 value) for free through July 19, 2018.

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