What to do if ____ happens?

BAIC Multimedia, Blog, Mobile Users, News, Tutorials, Windows Support 3.11.2015 Comments Off on What to do if ____ happens?

We Californians aren’t used to bad weather. Most small to medium sized companies also don’t have a contingency plan in place should something happen to their technology. Earthquakes, rain, electrical storms, and simple outages can bring your small business to a grinding halt in the blink of an eye. Unless you are prepared. Let’s make…

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Heat and Your Sensitive Electronics

BAIC Multimedia, Blog, Linux Support, Mac Support, Mobile Users, Tutorials, Windows Support 30.6.2015 Comments Off on Heat and Your Sensitive Electronics

You wouldn’t leave your child or pet locked in a hot car (nor would YOU like it). And your sensitive electronics don’t like the heat either. Computers, routers, switches, etc have a tenancy to be locked away in closets and cabinets do not do well in severe heat, and they will fail on you. This…

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Don’t Blame Your Router (blame the neighbors)

BAIC Multimedia, Blog, Mobile Users, News 28.4.2015 Comments Off on Don’t Blame Your Router (blame the neighbors)

If you live in an apartment complex, condo complex, business suite, or otherwise heavily populated area,  you’ve probably noticed more than just the passive-aggressive network IDs that your neighbors use—very likely you’ve had problems with your wireless connections dropping out, or just not being as fast as you’d like -And here’s a quick and easy…

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Pictures disappeared after installing Yosemite and new iPhoto. Why? Help!

BAIC Multimedia, Blog, Mac Support 25.4.2015 Comments Off on Pictures disappeared after installing Yosemite and new iPhoto. Why? Help!

We recently did an upgrade for a client to Yosemite, and when he got home, he couldn’t find the last 6 years of his photos! We remoted in, and sure enough, they were all missing. A quick Apple search, told us that other users were having the same issue. Way to go Apple! To locate…

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Taking care of your daily driver

BAIC Multimedia, Blog, Mac Support, Windows Support 1.4.2015 Comments Off on Taking care of your daily driver

I was recently doing work for one of our auto care companies, and I realized that their world, and our world isn’t all that different. A lot of what they ask of their customers, is a lot of what we ask of ours. -Only our customers “daily driver” is their PC or laptop, and not…

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Disable your Synaptics Touchpad with a USB mouse plugged in

BAIC Multimedia, Blog, Windows Support 28.3.2015 Comments Off on Disable your Synaptics Touchpad with a USB mouse plugged in

What do I need? What skill level is this? Skill level: Beginner to intermediate. Gather the following: A mouse A laptop running Windows 7 An Administrator account. A Standard account WILL NOT be able to do this. ***disclaimers*** (You have been warned) 1. Make sure your USB mouse works before you do this, because if…

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Outlook IMAP Sync 24hr Delay on Sent Items

BAIC Multimedia, Blog, Tutorials, Windows Support 7.1.2015 Comments Off on Outlook IMAP Sync 24hr Delay on Sent Items

Here’s a very unique situation that we discovered today with Microsoft Outlook 2010 and IMAP with Godaddy (yes, not hosted with us, it happens sometimes) where the customer could send and receive email just fine, but under the SENT items folder, there was a 24 hour delay (she could only see mail sent from yesterday…

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Reasons why remote support is better than on-site support

BAIC Multimedia, Blog, Linux Support, Mac Support, News, Windows Support 30.9.2014 Comments Off on Reasons why remote support is better than on-site support

The trends of technology are constantly changing. The need for an on-site tech is becoming less and less. But why is this becoming so important for the tech company as well as the person receiving support? Well there are many reasons. While it is still necessary to have an on-site tech for things like mechanical…

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Why host your website/email with us?

BAIC Multimedia, Blog, News 29.7.2014 Comments Off on Why host your website/email with us?

  You have many choices out there for web and email hosting. Some are better than others for sure. Why is Bay Area Internet Connection the best at their hosting? Let’s show you how! 1. “Worry-free” Full Service Management– We handle everything for you, updates, security, monitoring, and more! Your hosting is in well trained hands….

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Make Windows 7, 8 and Vista 32-bit (x86) Support More Than 4GB Memory

BAIC Multimedia, Blog, Tutorials, Windows Support 30.4.2014 Comments Off on Make Windows 7, 8 and Vista 32-bit (x86) Support More Than 4GB Memory

As you’ll know, there has been 2 versions of each Windows starting from XP which are 32-bit and 64-bit editions. Sometimes a Windows 32-bit is referred as x86 and 64-bit as x64. We won’t go into details on what are the differences between x86 and x64 are, but one of the major differences is a…

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