Keep Your Computers Clean

Keeping your computer clean is an act that many overlook. But you shouldn’t! Much of your computer’s life expectancy depends on how clean you’re able to keep your computer. Dust can be extremely problematic to many of the components of computers, so how does one keep their computer clean? Here are Five Ways to Keep […]

Why Are My Computers So Slow?

We’ve all been there. Our computer is humming along when all of a sudden it just – slows. down. Not fun, right? We have to put together some of the best solutions to some of the most common causes for a slow computer. Here are some classic reasons why your computer might be slowing down: […]

Data Backup, Are You REALLY Doing It?

Backing up your data is one of the most important recurring task you should do. There are lots of ways to do it tape, DVD, dedicated backup file server, cloud, etc. Some are easy to do some cam be a real pain. It does not matter how you do it so long as you do […]

How to Remove a Virus from your Computer

Do you think their might be a virus on your computer? Don’t sit around and wait for the problem to solve itself. Be proactive about it. The following procedures work for most malware. How will you know when you have to remove a virus? Slow Computer and/or slow internet connection Strange pop-ups or web browser […]

Information Security at Your Favorite Hotspot

Is your information secure while you have your morning latte?  We all do it, we stop in at our favorite watering hole and while having our coffee we fire up our laptop, iPod, iPad, etc. and do a little surfing.  Well, we might have just exposed our information to hackers. Most Free WiFi Hotspots Don’t […]

PDFs: A Love Hate Relation

PDFs have, to a large extent, replaced the fax today for sending documents electronically. They are generally cheaper, easier to send, and offer better quality. However, they can also sometimes be a pain to work with. But there are some tools available at little or no cost that can make life easier. Editing Un-editable PDFs […]

Watch out for these hoaxes and scams

If you receive an email message that sounds credible, do you check it out before you action it or forward it to your friends? Not everything you read is true, so let’s look at some common hoaxes and scams. ‘Send us your money’ scams, purely designed to get money from you: Domain name scams –Watch […]

The Peace of Mind of Data Security

We read and hear all the time these days about data security and disaster recovery.  But do you know what the biggest causes of data lose really are and what really makes our data secure?  Is it the firewall protecting you from a cyber attack, possibly it’s your anti-virus program, or maybe it’s your password […]

B2B Secure Online Ordering

Getting our supplies can be a real pain and make it easier these days that often means doing it online.  Hopefully, we all know how to do it securely and safely since the bad guys are out there too but here are a few reminders. Look for HTTPS When it comes time to checkout and […]