Windows 8 Keyboard Shortcuts

Below is a a few keyboard shortcuts to help you work faster and more efficiently on Windows 8. You can also download it as a PDF if you wish by clicking here. Windows Key + C Displays Charms menu. Windows…
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Microsoft Windows 7 Service Patch 1

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…
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Sky Email Changes

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…
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What If You Lost all your Files?

When was the last time you backed up your documents, pictures, music and other important files? Just think about all the precious baby videos, financial documents, letters, business emails and wedding photos you have on your computer that could be…
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Java Update

Over the weekend there was a few reported security vulnerability’s in Java. An update has now being released to fix the vulnerability. But we are recommend that you disable Java unless you really need it. First we need to check…
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Technology Predictions for 2013

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…
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Happy New Year

We would like to wish all our customers a happy new year for 2013.
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Merry Christmas

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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Moving Your Computer It’s Switched On

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…
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Shutdown Button

Would you like to be able to shutdown your computer, with a simple click instead a several? Well here is how you do it.   Step 1 Right click on your desktop and then go down to new and click…
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Open Office

When you start your computer does Open Office start automatically? This is very simple to fix.   Go to the system tray on your computer, which is normally in the bottom right, next to the clock, you will see several…
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Software Updates

Updating your software may not be the most exciting subject, but it does help reduce the change of virus infections. Do you keep seeing windows like these being displayed? And wonder if these are safe to install? The answer is…
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How to Save a File as a PDF

To convert a file to a PDF please follow the instructions below. To Download Go to http://www.primopdf.com/ Download the free version (it will take you to cnet.com to download this file – this is safe) now click download (again) Once…
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Dusty Computers

Is your computer running louder than when you first bought it? If dust is allowed to build up inside your computer; it can lead to slow performance from your computer, component failure, fan failure or overheating. If your computer is…
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Just Ask!

When looking for a firm to repair your computer it is worth asking if they have professional indemnity insurance and public liability insurance. We have both public liability professional indemnity insurance; this covers both residential and business clients. Public liability…
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Dropbox

Dropbox is a free service which provides you with 2GB of online storage letting you share your photos, docs, videos and other files anywhere. This lets your access any files you save into your Dropbox automatically on any computer, smartphone…
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Windows 8

Microsoft has announced that its latest version of its operating system Microsoft Windows will be launched on the 26 October 2012.
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Laptop Screen Replacement

A before and after of a laptop screen replacement. Before After  
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