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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Be Mindful of Windows 10 Privacy Settings

Blog, News, Windows Support 3.6.2015 Comments Off on Be Mindful of Windows 10 Privacy Settings

If you’re wanting to try out the new Windows 10 OS, be mindful in the setup of express settings over the custom settings.   Setting #1: Setting #2

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New Win 10 Ad in Your Taskbar

Blog, News, Windows Support 2.6.2015 Comments Off on New Win 10 Ad in Your Taskbar

And how to get rid of it, or add it The update behind this notification is KB3035583, which also happens to be responsible for the actual Windows 10 upgrade process. While KB3035583 was originally released in March, it was first offered as an Optional update, but more recently switched to Recommended (meaning users would automatically…

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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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