Requiring (or not) a password in Windows

In Windows 7 (and possibly earlier and later versions), use NETPLWIZ and check (or uncheck) the box that says something to the effect of “require users to enter passwords.” Make sure that your own username is highlighted before you check/uncheck tha

Open DNS

Just thought we’d mention OpenDNS.com (or .org) which we use here at FriendsNews.com. It’s a good parental control as well as an easy way to filter your Internet traffic.