Articles in category: How To

How to Turn Off Data Sharing With Third Party Apps in LinkedIn

Linkedin is great for keeping in touch with your professional network, but as with all social media models, it does rely on monitoring your interactions beyond its own pages. If you’re not too keen to share your Linkedin data with third party apps, especially after the Cambridge Analytica – Facebook saga, you can deactivate it […]

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How to Control LinkedIn Profile Privacy

Linkedin is a great way to interact with your professional contacts. Controlling your Linkedin profile privacy is relatively simple and can be done easily from a desktop browser. Login to your account. Click on your profile picture and select ‘settings and privacy’.   You will be on the main settings screen which has 4 tabs […]

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How to Be Anonymous on Linkedin So People Can’t See You’re Viewing Their Profile

Linkedin is a great tool for business networking and keeping up to date with your business contacts. If you look at a profile, that person will normally get an update letting them know how many people have viewed them. If they have a premium account they can also see exactly who has viewed their Linkedin […]

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How to Manage Who Can See Your LinkedIn Contacts

If you use the professional social networking site Linkedin, you may want to limit who can see your contacts to avoid getting cold requests for introductions. The easiest way to do this is from a desktop browser. Login to your account. Click on your profile picture and select ‘settings and privacy’.   You will be […]

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How to Convert OLM To PST File Format

If you’ve been using Outlook for your emails on a Mac and you’re switching to a Windows PC, you’ll find that they aren’t cross compatible. The OLM format used by Macs needs to be converted to a PST file format for use on Windows machines. There are paid options to quickly and effortlessly change the […]

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How To Control Permissions For Apps Or Games I’m Using Via Facebook

You’ve just downloaded the latest game or cool new app and are logging in with your Facebook account. But, it seems to be asking for permission to view all sorts of things… Does it really need to access your media storage or your phone calls? Different apps need different permissions to access your data. For […]

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How Do I Control Who Sees The Photos & Posts I’m Tagged In On Facebook?

After the recent news about Facebook sharing information, many people are now looking at how to change their information settings. If you want to change who can see the posts or photos you’ve been tagged in, this is relatively straightforward. Login to Facebook through a browser. A desktop or mobile browser is fine, but you […]

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Best Practices to Keep Your Contacts Book Safe

Best Practices to Keep Your Contacts Book Safe

Our contacts book is an invaluable resource in our modern lives. All our emails, contact phone numbers and even appointments are kept stored on our smart devices and computers, any loss or damage can be both distressing and costly. If you have an extensive contact list, it is good to keep it regularly backed up. […]

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How to Stay Private on the Web

As people become more aware of their online privacy, staying private on the internet has become a big issue. There are many ways to keep your privacy away from prying eyes. As a test we recommend using How Exposed Are You. This will show up information that you have publicly available and could help you […]

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How to Manage Who Sees My Facebook Contacts

Keeping your contacts private is a simple procedure in Facebook. You will need to login to your account on a desktop browser such as Chrome or Safari. It’s also possible to do the changes from a browser on a mobile device, but changing the settings in the app isn’t possible. From a browser such as […]

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