Downloading from Peer-to-Peer Websites

Downloading the latest album, music track or video, or maybe even software for free may seem a good idea. But there are many hidden risks. We’ve seen many computers and laptops infected with viruses and infections that have been downloaded…

Spam, Spam and more Spam

How often do you check your Spam or Junk E-Mail Folder? We were recently waiting for an important email which had accidently being caught and moved to our spam folder. While most of the email was spam, the email we…

Web of Trust

What is Web of Trust is a tool which is used to rate the reputation of websites. Via installing a plugin to Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome. The rating is worked out via a combination of user ratings…

How To Bookmark A Website In Mozilla Firefox

  Go to the website you wish to bookmark and either Click ‘Ctrl + D‘ on your keyboard together or go to the ‘bookmarks menu’ and left click on it.     Now you need to click on ‘Bookmark This…

How To Bookmark A Website In Internet Explorer

Shortcut Click ‘Ctrl + D’ on the keyboard   Go to the website you wish to bookmark and either Click ‘Ctrl + D’ on your keyboard together or go the star in the top right.   If you clicked on…

Keyboard Shortcuts for Facebook Users Using Google Chrome

Did you know there is keyboard shortcuts to help you use Facebook with only a couple of key strokes? You can navigate Facebook with great ease once you have learned a few keyboard shortcuts. To comment, scroll between your news…

Windows XP End of Life April 2014

You might of heard that Windows XP is not going to be supported and has finally reached its ‘end of life’. This does not mean your Windows XP computers will not work anymore you will still be able to use…

Keyboard Shortcuts for Facebook Users Using Safari

Did you know there is keyboard shortcuts to help you use Facebook with only a couple of key strokes? You can navigate Facebook with great ease once you have learned a few keyboard shortcuts. To comment, scroll between your news…

Keyboard Shortcuts for Facebook Users Using Firefox for Mac

Did you know there is keyboard shortcuts to help you use Facebook with only a couple of key strokes? You can navigate Facebook with great ease once you have learned a few keyboard shortcuts. To comment, scroll between your news…

iTunes Cloud Symbol

Have you recently updated to the latest version of iTunes and noticed a cloud symbol next to the items in your playlists? Have you wondered what it is and why it’s there?     The simple answer is that it…

How to Update iTunes

If you can see the menu bar as shown here, simply click help and select ‘Check for Updates’   If you cannot see the menu bar simply click the menu icon in the top left of the iTunes window and…

How To Install iTunes

Open your preferred internet browser and type into the address bar http://www.apple.com/itunes/download/ The webpage auto detects your version of windows and selects the most appropriate version for you to download. You can un-tick the update boxes and news boxes if…

How To Install Adobe Reader

  Open your preferred internet browser and type into the address bar http://get.adobe.com/uk/reader/   1) Un-tick the option to install McAfee Security Plus then click the download now button 1) The download will now start and the webpage will be…

Don’t Be a Phishing Victim: 3 Sure Signs an E-Mail is Fake

Anyone who has been online more than a few years has likely been the victim of a phishing attack. What starts as a seemingly legitimate e-mail requesting information from a user can lead to account infiltration, e-mails sent to that…

Spyware, Viruses and Malware What’s The Difference Anyway

Generally speaking, people tend to think that when their computer has been compromised by a hacker online, it ‘has a virus’. But did you know that the majority of these problems can be attributed to related issues, such as malware…

Lost A Loved One: How To Close Accounts?

A client recently contacted us, with this question. My Mother passed away 6 months ago and I thought I had closed out her MSN acct. Three weeks ago I received spam email from that account. When I went into her…

How to Disable Autoplay Media in Internet Explorer

When you go onto a website and music or video autoplays, you can turn it off. So it does not annoy you heres how. 1) Open Internet Explorer 1) Open the settings menu (the gear icon at the top right)…

How to Disable Autoplay Media in Firefox

When you go onto a website and music or video autoplays, you can turn it off. So it does not annoy you heres how. 1) Open firefox 2) In the website address type about:config 1) You may get the following…