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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Rethinking Windows 10 – Should I Upgrade?

Blog, Mobile Users, News, Tutorials, Windows Support 24.8.2015 Comments Off on Rethinking Windows 10 – Should I Upgrade?

We’ve been advising folks to hold off on the new Windows 10 upgrade until we can get a better feel for the OS, and test it ourselves on newer and older hardware to see how well it performs before we tell our family, friends, and clients to go ahead and do the upgrade. A little…

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Better to Embed then to Post On Your Website

Blog, Just for fun, Tutorials, Uncategorized, Windows Support 9.8.2015 Comments Off on Better to Embed then to Post On Your Website

When people say “social media” They immediately think of FaceBook or Twitter. But there are MANY others out there designed to get like-minded people together to share their common interests. If you are a musician in a small community for example, how do you share your music or videos with the world, and do it…

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Internet Privacy and the Search Engine Generation

Blog, Freelance, Mobile Users, News, Tutorials, Windows Support 7.7.2015 Comments Off on Internet Privacy and the Search Engine Generation

This is CJ, and I have some words of wisdom from from Gen X to the Search Engine Generation. Years ago when the Internet 1st came to be (and you all were in diapers or not even born yet), my father said to me “people shouldn’t do anything on the Internet that they wouldn’t want…

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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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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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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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Developer Code Wars – Python, Ruby, PHP

BAIC Multimedia, Blog, Just for fun, Tutorials, Windows Support 30.9.2013 Comments Off on Developer Code Wars – Python, Ruby, PHP

Who is this article for? (Developers and non-tech alike) While watching developers in an IRC channel arguing about their code platform of choice, we realized that most folks don’t know the difference, or why one might be better than another, and then alas…SUBJECTIVITY arises 🙂 -They are all great development languages, but like all tools,…

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ATT U-Verse Cascading Routers 101

BAIC Multimedia, Blog, Tutorials, Windows Support 10.9.2013 Comments Off on ATT U-Verse Cascading Routers 101

    Networking skill Level: Intermediate/Professional   AT&T and Comcast. Great broadband providers that we work with on an almost daily basis. Generally the installers that we meet are really great folks. They are prompt, friendly, and helpful. However they aren’t network engineers. This is where we step in. Their job is to make sure…

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WordPress is unable to establish a database connection

Blog, Linux Support, Mac Support, Tutorials, Windows Support 2.5.2013 Comments Off on WordPress is unable to establish a database connection

Why do you get this error? Well basically, you are getting this error because WordPress is unable to establish a database connection (just like the error says). Now the reason why WordPress is unable to establish a database connection can vary greatly. It could be that your database login credentials are wrong or have been…

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