We see many companies who are using a free (Yahoo!, Hotmail or GMail) email address or the one provided by an ISP (Internet Service Provider; such as BT Internet, Sky, AOL plus many more). This may seem a good idea at the time, however it may cause m
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With the holiday season fast approaching, why not send your computer on holiday to Cumbria Computer Repairs whilst you go on your holidays. We can then check your computer while you are away, carry out full diagnosis on your computer and fixing any p
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Spotted this on a computer we were repairing, It's an update trying to get to you install Flash Player, but this one is actually trying to get you to download a virus to your computer.You can spot is it a fake by the web site address. The correct web
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Microsoft is investigating behaviour where systems may not recover from a restart, or applications cannot load, after security update 2823324 is applied.We recommend that you uninstall this update. As an added precaution, Microsoft has removed update
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What is patch Tuesday? Patch Tuesday is the day when Microsoft releases security updates for your computer that can help fix flaws and other vulnerabilities. Patch Tuesday is normally on the second Tuesday of each month, and normally released around
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The countdown has started. Microsoft are going to stop supporting XP. End of life from the 8 April 2014 . This means, no more security updates. This will make it easier to hackers and viruses to infect your computer. Even though the end-of-life has n
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From the 9th April 2013 if you don't have Service Patch 1 installed on your computer. Windows Updates will fail to install any security and performance updates for your computer. Service Pack 1 came out about two years ago, so it is more than likely
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Do you have a Sky Email Address? Well things are changing. Sky has recently teamed up with Yahoo! to provide the Sky Email Service. They are currently using Google Apps to provide email, but from April 2013 Yahoo! will be managing your email address.
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So 2012 is slowly becoming a distant memory and yet another year is starting, We have made a few technology predictions for 2013 on things which we expect to happen.   Cloud Services will continue to grow and become a bigger part of day to day l
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We would like to wish all our customers a happy new year for 2013.
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We would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas. We will be closed on Christmas Day & Boxing Day, but will be available on Thursday 27th and Friday 28th by appointment only.
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We strongly recommend that when you are moving your laptop or computer that your turn it off before you move it. Moving the computer when it's switched on could causes damage to the hard drive; loss of data and a corruption to the operating system
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