A few days ago, I was wavering in my loyalty to Historian. I have used this software (in its varying versions and names) since it was first released, which I believe was around 2007. I have taught it to others for that long. And since that very first version, I have begged and pleaded with everyone to use Historian, if for nothing more than the easy timeline and the shadow … [Read more...] about Why Historian Is Still The Best Photo Management Software
The answer is yes, and yes, and so am I. Although it is starting to get more clear. Before I go any further, I want to try to clarify something, if I can. Forever purchased Panstoria about a year ago. The two companies have been operating distinctly for the past year, but that's really beginning to change, as you may have noticed. Currently, there are actually three … [Read more...] about Is It Forever? Or Panstoria? I’m Confused.
Recently, a new friend of mine brought me her son's computer. It had completely crashed. It couldn't be booted at all. He had taken it to the techs at one of the big box stores to see if they could fix it, or at least retrieve the data on it. They weren't able to make it work. Most of the files on the laptop weren't that important to her son, but he really wanted the … [Read more...] about What Price Would You Pay To Save Your Photos?
You may have noticed that I've been a bit quiet on Deb's Digital Tips for the last several months. I have had a few things in my personal life that have sucked up a lot of my time (like house hunting and trying to prepare my own home for sale). But more than that, I've been thinking quite a lot about whether I can continue this site or let it go. Sometimes I feel that I … [Read more...] about Update On The Future Of Deb’s Digital Tips
This has been quite a week for me. About four days ago, on Saturday evening, my laptop gave me a memory failure warning when I shut it down. That's never a comforting sign. On Sunday, I booted it backup again, but every operation I attempted was like wading through quick-set concrete. I'll spare you the details, but the end result was my decision to reinstall my operating … [Read more...] about Moving to Historian and Artisan