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How to change Skype profile picture

I visited my Skype online account the other day and noticed that my profile picture is quite dated. I decided to change it but it turned out not to be so easy.

I visited skype.com, logged into my account, clicked on my profile picture and then click on the Edit profile button. From there I could change many things, my name, address, email, date of birth, even gender 🙂 But I could not find the option to swap the picture 🙁

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Adobe Audition turned grey or purple? Here’s what to do…

A few weeks ago, I was editing some sound in Adobe Audition, quickly copying, pasting, cropping and so on when, BUM, out of the blue, the sound wave turned purple. This is how the sound wave looked like:

Adobe Audition turned purple
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How to quickly remove noise in Adobe Audition

Today an easy tip how to quickly reduce or completely remove noise in Adobe Audition.

This method may not be the best solution if you work professionally with audio but it is quick and easy and I think that for many people that produce digital content (podcasts, Youtube videos and so on) is good enough.

I use it myself all the time both for my personal finance podcasts at Smart Polak and also when producing Audiobooks for learning Polish. It virtually takes seconds and produces good results. Here is what to do.

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How to get rid of or change tabs in Gmail

It is a matter of taste but there must be people there, like me, that do not like tabs introduced in in Gmail inbox some time ago. After this change, instead of having a one single inbox view with all the new messages inside, the messages were split into a few categories: Primary, Social, Promotions, Updates and Forum. To view each category the user had to click into appropriate tabs located on top of the screen. This is how my inbox looks like with some of these tabs:

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How to stop Skype from automatically starting up on Windows

So you want to disable Skype from automatically starting up with Windows 10? It is quite easy but before I show you how, let me tell you that this problem exists only with classic version of Skype. You can delete this version completely and instead install a Skype app from Microsoft app store.

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