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PC Pitstop Winners

Tips & Tricks Winners


Month Tip Winner Location Prize
January 2008 Firefox - multiple home pages in separate tabs Vinny Conneticut $100
Send big files & Photos, Drag & Drop Charles Indiana $100
How To Secure Windows 2000/XP/Server 2003 & VISTA Alexander New York $100
December 2007 Keyboard Shortcuts Arthur Texas $100
Online shopping tips Jerry Texas $100
Like everest but more info Allen Illinois $100
November 2007 Want a New Bootscreen? Jeri C Washington $100
October 2007 Process Explorer Edward B Canada $100
Handy Items for Control Panel Jerry S Texas $100
Build Your Own PC Richard G Canada $100
September 2007 Save All Open Docs Mindy Texas $100
Super XP Tweak Guide Chris Arizona $100
August 2007 Vista Speed Boost Bryan W California $100
Valuable Vista Tweaks Michael W Indiana $100
July 2007 Sharing Keyboards and Mice Charles C Indiana $100
Play DVDs in Vista Media Player Jeri C Washington $100
June 2007 Screen Capture Made Easy Jeri C Washington $100
Opaque Icons Edward B Canada $100
May 2007 Make Your Own Icons Mindy R Texas $100 Amazon Card
Add Item to Send To menu Charles C Indiana $100
April 2007 Caps Lock Tip Edward B Canada $100
Full Test in Vista Matt Indiana  
March 2007 Firefox and Vista Richard G Canada $100
Free Applications Bruce C Massachusetts
February 2007 Page file Ken R Texas $200
Run as Admin
Outgoing Firewall Doug T North Dakota
Run Command
January 2007 Vista Gadgets Ken R Texas $100
Forward Email Minnie Texas
December 2006 Power Button Richard Canada $100
Stop Auto-restart rmcvey Florida
November 2006 OpenDNS Steve R Texas $100
Foxit reader Amarjeet G California
October 2006 Open multiple start menu Paulo T Brazil $100
Regain HD space Bill J Indiana
September 2006 Increase security Raymond G Canada $100
August 2006 Internet 10 Commandments Joesph Michigan $100
July 2006 Open IE faster Allen S Illinois $100
June 2006 Limit System Restore Space Doug T North Dakota $100
Enlarge font sizes Steve H Florida
Big Print with Mouse Randy M Texas
May 2006 Turn off XP eye candy David B Ireland $100
Windows + D Paul H United Kingdom

Survey Winners

Month Survey Winner Location Prize
January 2008 Photo Printing Survey Art Oregon $100
December 2007 Printer Survey Michael Wisconsin $100
November 2007 Holiday Shopping Mike Iowa $100
Holiday Shopping Nick New York $100
October 2007 Drivers Glorieux G Belgium $100
September 2007 You & Your PC Survey Peter H Australia $100
August 2007 Spam & Phishing Survey Alan P South Dakota $100
July 2007 Windows Accessory Survey Ed V Michigan $100
June 2007 Online Video Survey Steve T UK $100
May 2007 Obsolescence Survey Sharon P Ontario, Canada $100
Disk MD Survey Arthur M North Carolina $100
Exterminate Survey Judith M New York $100
Optimize Survey Jo H Florida $100
April 2007 Gaming Thomas B Mississippi $100
March 2007 Vista Attitude Elwin P Malaysia $100
February 2007 Emma K United Kingdom $100
January 2007 Printer Jerry S Missouri $100
Optimize Daryl R Minnesota
December 2006 Hard Drive & Storage Lewis M Texas $100
November 2006 Password Don O Australia $100
October 2006 PC Safety John W Texas $100 Amazon Card
September 2006 Wireless Gerald S Kansas $100 Amazon Card
July 2006 Digital Music     $100 Amazon Card
May 2006 Keyboard Shotcuts Pamela M Wisconsin $100 Amazon Card
April 2006 Software info Peter H United Kingdom Software Licenses
March 2006 Erase Robin R $50 Best Buy Gift Card $50 Amazon Card
February 2006 Newsletter info Larry Texas $50 Amazon Card