How to Search, Download and Use Google Fonts

Tired of writing and creating documents with the same regular fonts? Choose from hundreds of font families, write your documents, and create your website with the font style you want. These fonts can be used in Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides as well as in Chrome. Google has made Google Fonts library available with around thousands of Font families in more than 130 languages that anyone can use on their website without any issue. Moreover, Google Fonts can be easily searched, downloaded, and used. If you also want to change your old fonts with some new ones, then here is how to search, download, and use Google Fonts.

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Steps to Search Google Fonts

Google Fonts has a large library of different types and languages of fonts; thus choosing from them could be a little hard. There is a way to find the right font in no time for you; just decide the language, categories, and font features before beginning your search. After deciding your choice, do the following.

1.   Launch ‘Google Chrome’ on your system. If you don’t have a Chrome browser, then you can use any browser you have.

2.   Now, go to the Google Fonts website, “fonts.google.com.”

3.   Click the ‘Search Fonts’ field near the top of the page to find a font you already knows the name. The website will start displaying the fonts from Google Fonts library as you type.

4.   Below the search bar, you’ll see three dropdown button with a red downward facing arrow, Categories, Language, and Thickness.

·      Categories: Click on the ‘Categories’ dropdown to filter the fonts by the categories. The font category you’re searching for should be checked

·      Language: The most effective way to filter the fonts, just open the dropdown and choose the language you want to get the fonts for.

·      Font Properties: Use this dropdown to filter the fonts with the properties, like Thickness, Width, Slant, and Number of styles.

5.   When you get a font that you want to use, click on the font name to see additional styles of the font, such as size, bold, italic.

6.   Click on ‘SELECT THIS FONT’ text if you want to download the font.

Steps to Use Google Fonts

Once the fonts will be added to the Family Selected pop-up. You can open, select, and use the font in your website. There you’ll also get the complete guide about how to use Google fonts into a website.

·      Click the ‘Share’ icon in the pop-up box to use that font on your website.

Steps to download Google Fonts

Although, after adding a font to the Family Selected pop-up, you can load them quickly to the websites. But, you may also want to add them to your device and use it. Google makes the fonts to easily download and use in various apps that support fonts, such as Adobe and MS Office applications. Here is how to download and use the Google Fonts on your computer.

1.   Find the font you want to add to your system.

2.   Select the font to add into Family Selected pop-up. You can select as many as the font you want to download to your system.

3.   Go to the ‘Family Selected’ section and open it.

4.   Then, click on the ‘Download’ near the upper right side corner to download the fonts.

A ZIP folder will be downloaded to your device storage that has all your selected font.

5.   Open the Fonts ZIP file to view your downloaded fonts.

6.   Open the font style you want to add to your system and use in your documents.

7.   Then, click the ‘Install’ button.

The Google fonts will be installed to your system, and now you can use them to write your documents.

Graccey Leio is a self-professed security expert; she has been making the people aware of the security threats. Her passion is to write about Cybersecurity, cryptography, malware, social engineering, internet and new media. She  writes for Norton security products at norton.com/setup

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How to Crop, Rotate, and Straighten in Photos for iPad & iPhone?

Most of the time, while capturing the photo, we don’t use common features of our iPhone camera to take a perfect picture. So, Apple gives you the best editing app on your iOS device called the Photos app. With this app, you can rotate, crop, straighten, and also modify the aspect ratio of your image. Here are the instructions on how to use it.

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Rotating in Photos App for iPad & iPhone

If you want to rotate in Photos app for iPad & iPhone, you need to follow the instructions given below.

  • First of all, you have to unlock the Photos application on your iPad & iPhone.
  • After that, you should locate the image you want to rotate & tap to open it.
  • Then you have to tap on Edit option.
  • Thereafter, you should select the crop option on the lower side of the screen.
  • Then, go to the rotate option on the lower left. Keep tapping until the image is rotated the way you want.
  • Now, tap on Done.

Rotating in Photos App in iOS 13

You can rotate pictures in the Photos app in iOS 13. Here are the instructions given below.

  • Get started by opening the Photos app on the iPad or iPhone with iOS 13.
  • After that, you should locate the image that you want to rotate & tap to open it.
  • Then you have to select the Edit option.
  • Thereafter, you should select the crop option in the lower menu.
  • Later, tap on the Rotate option in the upper menu.
  • Now, tap on Done to apply the changes.

 Straighten the Photos App for iPad & iPhone

If you want to straighten the Photos app for iPad & iPhone, you need to follow the instructions given below.

  • To get started, open the Photos application on the iPad & iPhone.
  • After that, you should locate the image that you want to rotate & tap to open it.
  • Then you have to tap on Edit option.
  • Thereafter, you should select the crop icon in the lower navigation.
  • Later, you have to move the finger on the dial to modify the crop or don’t think is correct.
  • After locating a crop you are satisfied with, select Done in the lower right.

Straighten in Photos App in iOS 13

You can straighten in the Photos app in iOS 13. Here are the instructions given below.

  • To get started, unlock the Photos app on the iPad & iPhone with iOS 13.
  • After that, you should locate an image that you would like to straighten out, tap to open it.
  • Go to the Edit option.
  • Then you have to select the Crop option in the lower menu.
  • Thereafter, you should move your finger and dial together at the lower side to straighten out the picture.
  • If you would like to straighten out the picture vertically or horizontally, then select either Horizontal or Vertical option.
  • Later, you should move the slider and adjust with your satisfaction.
  • Now, tap on Done to apply the changes.

Cropping an Image with the Photos Application for iOS

If you want to crop an image with the Photos application for iPad & iPhone, you need to follow the instructions given below.

  • First, you have to open the Photos application on your iOS device.
  • After that, you should locate the image that you want to rotate and select to open it.
  • Then tap on Edit option.
  • Thereafter select the crop option.
  • Later, you have to select & move the corners of the image until you are happy with the results.
  • When you have finished the process, tap on Done.

Cropping in Photos App in iOS 13 

You can crop in Photos app in iOS 13. Here are the instructions given below.

  • First & foremost, unlock the Photos application on the iPad & iPhone with iOS 13.
  • After that, you have to locate the image that you would like to crop.
  • Go to the Edit option.
  • Then you should tap on Crop option.
  • Thereafter, you have to select & move on the corner handles of the crop until you are happy with the crop.
  • To apply the changes, tap on Done.

Modify the Aspect Ratio in the Photos App on iOS device

If you want to modify the aspect ratio in the Photos app on iPad & iPhone, you need to follow the instructions given below.

  • Go to the Photos application on the iOS device.
  • After that, identify the image that you want to rotate.
  • Then tap on Edit option.
  • Thereafter, you should select the crop icon.
  • Later, select the aspect ratio option on the bottom right.
  • Now, choose the ratio, you want to use.
  • After that, you should move the finger on the dial to the middle of the image how you want it.
  • When you are satisfied with your results, tap on Done.

Modify the Aspect Ratio for crops in iOS 13 

You can modify the aspect ratio for crops in iOS 13. Here are the instructions given below.

  • First, you have to open the Photos app on your iOS device with iOS 13.
  • After that, you should locate the picture that you would like to crop and open it.
  • Then tap on the Edit option.
  • Thereafter, you should select the Crop option.
  • Later, you have to select the Aspect Ratio option.
  • Go to from the aspect ratio options by sliding horizontally.
  • Now, select the ratio you would like to use.
  • When you have completed, tap on Done to apply the changes.

By following the instructions mentioned in the blog, you will be successfully able to crop, rotate, and straighten in Photos for iPad and iPhone.

Edward Lewis is a self-professed security expert; he has been making the people aware of the security threats. His passion is to write about Cyber security, cryptography, malware, social engineering, internet and new media. He writes for Norton security products at norton.com/setup.

How to Control Amazon Fire TV Stick with Android or iOS Smartphone

Want to change the channel or play a game but unable to find your Fire TV Stick remote or it has suddenly stopped working? No need to worry, use your Fire tablet, Android, or iOS Smartphone to control your Amazon Fire TV Stick. The Fire TV Stick remote has a compact size with excellent working ability. But, its small size also makes it easy to lose. Though, you can connect and control your Fire TV with several other devices such as Echo Dot. Even if you’ve your Fire TV Stick connected to Alexa, you’ll still require the remote to access some menus.

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Whether your Fire TV Stick remote is lost or stopped working, you can easily make your smartphone or tablet working as a Fire TV remote and control your television. All this is made possible with the official Fire TV Stick remote application. Through this app, you can control almost all Amazon Fire TV devices, including Fire TV Stick, Fire TV Cube, and Fire TV 4K with a single phone.

 Here is how to control an Amazon Fire TV Stick with your Android or iOS smartphone

Device and OS requirement for Fire TV Stick remote app

The Fire TV remote app is available on both Google Play Store and App Store. This means you can use in Android as well as an iOS device. The name of the application is different in both Stores, but without any trouble, you can find the official application. These are some basic requirements your device must meet to run the Amazon Fire TV app.

  • For Android: Your device should be running on Android 4.0.3 or later version.
  • For iOS: iPhone or iPad must have iOS 7.0 or later version.
  • For Fire tablets: The device must be of 4th generation or later.

How to download and set up Amazon Fire TV remote app

If your phone satisfies the minimum requirements, you can easily search and download it from your device store. Once the application installs on your smartphone or tablet, you need to set it up with your Amazon Fire TV Stick. Here is how.

  1. Open the ‘Amazon Fire TV’ remote app on Android or iOS device.
  2. And, touch on ‘SIGN IN’ button at the bottom.
  3. Amazon’s sign-in form opens on your screen, you need to enter your Amazon account’s details now and touch on ‘Sign in’ button.
  4. Your Amazon Fire TV devices will now display on the screen, touch on the Fire TV Stick (or other Fire TV device) you want to connect to. In case, you see none of your device or the Fire TV you want to connect, then make sure it is plugged in and using the same network that your smartphone or tablet is using. This connection needs to be done to connect and control your Fire TV with your phone.
  5. Now, start your television.
  6. Select the input method of the Fire TV device you want to control with your phone.
  7. Then, check the Fire TV Remote App Connection Request message for the code.
  8. Input that 4-digit code into the Amazon Fire TV remote app on your phone and proceed.
  9. Now, wait for your device to connect to the Amazon Fire TV device.

Once they connect successfully, you’ll be able to use your phone as a remote of your Fire TV Stick and other Fire TV devices.

How to use Amazon Fire TV remote application

The main difference in Fire TV Stick remote and application is:

  • The directions keys are converted into a touchpad that is in the middle of the screen.
  • The Fire TV remote app has a ‘Keyboard’ icon for alphabets and numbers.
  • A button for ‘Apps & Games’ that displays all your Fire TV applications and games.
  • Amazon Fire TV remote app also has a ‘Microphone’ icon for voice search. But, voice search only works in several selected countries.

These buttons work exactly the same as your Fire TV Stick remote. Once you understand the positioning and functioning of these buttons, you can control any Amazon Fire TV device with your phone.

Edward Lewis is a creative person who has been writing blogs and articles about cybersecurity. He writes about the latest updates regarding mcafee.com/activate and how it can improve the work experience of users. His articles have been published in many popular e-magazines, blogs, and websites.

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How To Fix ‘ Unfortunately, the process com.android.phone has stopped’ Error

Several users report on the occurrence of ‘unfortunately, the process com.android.phone has stopped’ error. This error prevents users from accessing files and cause network connectivity issues. If you are facing the same issue on your Android device, then you have come to the right place. Here I have shortlisted some of the basic and effective methods to resolve the issue. Let’s check it out.

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By Clearing Cache & Force Stop

It is one of the most basic and effective ways to fix such type of errors from your Android device. As most of the users already know, Cache corrupts files on your device and makes it slow. It is always advisable to clear cache and force stop the device if facing such errors. To perform the task;

  1. Go to the settings and tap on Manage application.
  2. Under the Manage application section, you will find the All tab.
  3. Navigate to the section and find Clear Cache and Data both separately.
  4. Tap on the Clear cache button available and it will clear the excessive cache from your device.

By Using New APN Settings For Network Problems

The method is suitable if you are facing any issue with network connectivity on your Android device. Several users complain about this error which prevents them from connecting the device with a wireless network and more. If this is the scenario;

  1. Go to the settings.
  2. Tap on Reset from the options available. The Reset option usually lies under System and About section of the settings on your Android device.
  3. Reset WIFI, Bluetooth and mobile Network settings only and not the entire device software.
  4. After resetting your Android device, remove SIM cards and reboot your phone.
  5. After the completion of rebooting, insert SIM cards and switch on the device.

By Stopping  Automatic Updates

It may sound unfamiliar to many of the users out there but stopping automatic updates can resolve the error occurring on your Android device. Several users have managed to fix this issue just by stopping the automatic updates of apps on their device. To stop the automatic updates on your device;

  1. Open the Play store app from the menu.
  2. Tap on the three lines appears on the top left corner of the screen to open up the menu.
  3. Tap on My Apps from the available options.
  4. Tap on the settings of My Apps and choose ‘Do Not Update Apps Automatically’ from the available options.

By Performing Factory Reset

The factory reset is amongst the last options users apply to resolve any issue on their devices. Factory reset on your Android phone puts everything back to its place and removes malware, errors and many more. Before initiating for the factory reset, keep in mind to back up every file, contacts, documents, and media because the factory reset clears everything on your phone. To do so:

  1. Open settings and navigate to the About option.
  2. The option usually lies at the end of the list in the settings menu.
  3. Tap on it and there lies an option of Reset.
  4. Tap on it and confirm it by tapping on the Yes option appears in a box.

Edward Lewis is a creative person who has been writing blogs and articles about cybersecurity. He writes about the latest updates regarding mcafee.com/activate and how it can improve the work experience of users. His articles have been published in many popular e-magazines, blogs, and websites.

How to Cancel LinkedIn Premium Account?

LinkedIn is used by several people across the globe. LinkedIn Premium subscription offers a number of perks. But you may want to switch back to the basic version as the chances of premium accounts getting exploited by cybercriminals are much more. Whatever the reason may be, here is how you can cancel your LinkedIn premium account subscription.

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Cancel Premium Membership

If you want to cancel the premium membership of the LinkedIn account, you need to follow the steps given below.

  • First, you have to visit the LinkedIn website on your desktop.
  • After that, you should input your username and password to log in to your LinkedIn account.
  • Then you have to click on the “Me” section.
  • Thereafter, click on Settings and Privacy section.
  • Later, you have to click on the “Account” tab.
  • Now, you should click on “Subscriptions.”
  • After that, you have to click on “Manage Premium Account” option, which is located on the lower side of the screen.
  • Then you should click on “Cancel subscription” beneath the “Account Type” section.
  • Now, you should choose the reason for canceling Premium account.
    • I upgraded for a one-time use/project only
    • I didn’t use the Premium account features
    • Price is too high
    • The features didn’t work as expected
    • Other
  • Then depending on your reason, you can input a clarification.
  • Thereafter click on Continue.
  • Now, you should click on “Cancel my subscription,” which is located on the lower side of the screen.
  • After that, you have to click on “Go to my homepage.”
  • Then, you will be capable of removing your LinkedIn premium account.

Cancel from your Premium account from Apple Subscription

You can cancel LinkedIn Premium from Apple subscription. Here are the instructions given below.

  • Get started by launch Settings app on your iPhone. It’s a gear-shaped icon.
  • After that, you have to move down and tap on “iTunes and App Store in Settings section.
  • You should tap on your Apple ID.
  • Then you should input your email ID and password to log in to your Apple account.
  • Thereafter, you have to tap on “View Apple ID” from the popup menu.
  • Later, you have to enter your Apple ID password.
  • If you are using Touch ID, then you can touch and scan your finger here.
  • Then, you should tap on “Subscription.”
  • After that, you should tap on the LinkedIn Premium subscription.
  • Later, you should tap on “Cancel Subscription.”
  • When the prompt comes, tap on Confirm.

Edward Lewis is a Microsoft Office expert and has been working in the technical industry since 2005. As a technical expert, Jason has written technical, manuals blogs, white papers, and reviews for many websites such as office.com/setup.

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How to Block Someone on Tumblr?

Tumblr is a popular social networking platform and it is also used for micro blogging. If you do not like someone on Tumblr and want to prevent them from checking your profile, you can block them. Let’s explore the process of blocking someone on Tumblr.

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Block Somebody you Follow

If you want to block someone you follow on Tumblr, you need to follow the steps given below.

  • Firstly, you have to go to Tumblr on your device.
  • After that, you should sign in to your Tumblr account to access the dashboard.
  • Then you have to click on the avatar of the individual you wish to block.
  • Thereafter, click on the profile icon, which is located on the top right-hand corner.
  • Later, you have to click or tap on “Block.”
  • When the prompt comes, click on “Block” to confirm.

Block Somebody from a Message

You can block someone from a message. Here are the instructions given below.

  • Firstly, you have to go to the Tumblr mailbox on your device.
  • After that, you should tap on a message by the person who you wish to block.
  • Then you have to tap on the vertical ellipsis menu icon on your device.
  • Thereafter, you should click or tap on “Block” in the menu.
  • Now, when the prompt comes, click on “Block” to confirm.
  • That person is now on your block list.

Add Someone to the Block List by Using Name

You can add someone to the block list by using their name. Here are the instructions given below.

  • First, you have to find out the actual name of the person that you wish to block.
  • After that, you should click on the Profile icon on the right-hand corner of the Tumblr dashboard.
  • Then you have to click on Settings.
  • Thereafter, you should click on your blog name on the right-hand side of the screen.
  • Later, you have to move down to the “Blocked Tumblrs” area.
  • Now, click on the pencil icon.
  • After that, you should enter the username of the person you wish to block and then click on “Block.”
  • Then you have to click on the “Unblock” option present next to the person’s name.

Add a password to your Tumblr Blog.

If you want to add a password to your Tumblr blog, you need to follow the steps given below.

  • Firstly, you have to sign in to your Tumblr account on the web.
  • After that, you should click on the “Profile” icon, which is located on the right-hand side of the corner.
  • Then you have to click on “+New” beneath the “Help” menu.
  • Thereafter, you should input the title and link of the new blog.
  • Later, you have to tick the box of “Password protect this blog” and enter the new password.
  • Now, you should click on “Create Blog.”

Edward Lewis is a creative person who has been writing blogs and articles about cybersecurity. He writes about the latest updates regarding mcafee.com/activate and how it can improve the work experience of users. His articles have been published in many popular e-magazines, blogs, and websites.

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How to Fix Something Went Wrong When Trying to Use Squarespace

Some Squarespace users are complaining that they are facing “something went wrong when trying to use Squarespace” error on their Windows PC. If you are one of them, then go through the instructions mentioned below.

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Here’s how to fix something went wrong when trying to use Squarespace

  • Go through the antivirus software on the Windows computer
  1. Click twice on the antivirus symbol.
  2. It is located next to the Windows clock.
  3. It will open the antivirus.
  4. Go to the Protection panel menu.
  5. In the Settings option.
  6. Press on the Whitelist option.
  7. Go to a new window.
  8. Press on the Add option.
  9. Start copying the squarespace.com URL.
  10. Start adding the URL into the menu list.
  11. Press on the Save option.
  12. Exit from the window.
  13. You need to check whether something went wrong when trying to use Squarespace is fixed or not.
  • Turn off installed extensions from the Google Chrome browser
  1. Press on the three dots symbol.
  2. It is located at the upper right-hand side of the browsing application window.
  3. Move the mouse above the More tools button.
  4. Choose the Extensions option.
  5. After opening the extensions window, disable all the options.
  6. This procedure will help you to deactivate each add-on.
  7. Start the default browsing application again.
  8. Go to the Squarespace once again.
  9. You need to check whether you have solved the problem on your Windows PC.
  • Turn off installed extensions from the Mozilla Firefox
  1. Press on the three stripes option.
  2. Choose the Add-ons option.
  3. Click on the Extensions or Themes option.
  4. Press on the Disable option.
  5. This procedure will help you to place the add-ons in the menu list.
  6. Start the browsing application again.
  7. Check if you have solved this problem or not.
  • Using CCleaner to remove cache and cookies for the default browser which is causing this error
  1. Go to the CCleaner application.
  2. Otherwise, download CCleaner app on the computer.
  3. Choose the Custom Clean option.
  4. It is located at the right corner of the menu list.
  5. Go through both the Windows and Applications option.
  6. Check mark the boxes are given near to the Internet Cache and Cookies option for every browsing application.
  7. Press on the Analyze option.
  8. Let the procedure to finish.
  9. Go through the menu list.
  10. In case everything is working fine, then press on the Run Cleaner option.

Edward Lewis is a self-professed security expert; he has been making the people aware of the security threats. His passion is to write about Cyber security, cryptography, malware, social engineering, internet and new media. He writes for Norton security products at norton.com/setup.

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