A Microsoft Report Discusses Nigerian Email Scams

Blog, Linux Support, Mac Support, Mobile Users, Windows Support 27.8.2012 Comments Off on A Microsoft Report Discusses Nigerian Email Scams

Everybody is tired of receiving spam email. There are millions of such emails sent out each and every day. Whenever we make a new email account, more often than not it happens that before we get an email from one of our email contacts, we get an email from an unknown person which is usually…

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How to repair a corrupt Windows 7 Operating System

Blog, Windows Support 22.8.2012 Comments Off on How to repair a corrupt Windows 7 Operating System

Most of us have been using Windows 7 for a while now. And though (arguably) it’s the best O/S to date, it still can be susceptible to problems and issues. Wiping your hard drive and performing a fresh installation can be a huge pain; but luckily there’s a way to repair a corrupt Windows 7…

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Yahoo/SBC/ATT Mail Phishing Scam (Yes it’s back)

Blog, Windows Support 8.8.2012 Comments Off on Yahoo/SBC/ATT Mail Phishing Scam (Yes it’s back)

This is an oldie but a goodie that’s starting to rear it’s ugly head again… We just had a client leave who fell prey to a phishing (email) scam saying it was from Yahoo and needing to confirm his information including password. NO company will EVER ask you for a password. This is a fake,…

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Windows 7 God Mode?

Blog, Windows Support 3.8.2012 Comments Off on Windows 7 God Mode?

Anyone unsure of a particular setting, please use at your own risk. Certain changes that you make to your Windows operating system can render it unusable or unstable. Know how to use system restore. Having said that, please read on 🙂 As groovy as Windows 7 is to use, let’s face it — we always…

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Windows Command Line Tips That You Should Check Out

Blog, Windows Support 3.8.2012 Comments Off on Windows Command Line Tips That You Should Check Out

Linux geeks are proud of their command line prowess and generally have some tricks up their sleeves. While the Windows command line is not considered as powerful as a Linux’s, here are some Windows command line tips and tricks not everyone might know about. Drag and drop files for a full path Tired of typing…

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How tablets & smartphones are affecting business

Blog, Mobile Users, Windows Support 1.8.2012 Comments Off on How tablets & smartphones are affecting business

Very good information about the growth in the use of tablets & smartphones in Business. John Golden talks about the benefits of tablets & smartphones and how they are affecting businesses of all sizes across the globe.

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Tips for hot weather and your laptop

Blog, Mac Support, Windows Support 30.7.2012 Comments Off on Tips for hot weather and your laptop

Over the long weekend, we got the chance to wake up like they do in the movies: Out of bed late and straight to the balcony with a coffee and laptop in hand. Despite the lovely scenery, we didn’t last long out there—it was nearly 100° outside. And if we couldn’t stand the heat, we…

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Windows Tips That Everyone Should Know

Blog, Windows Support 30.7.2012 Comments Off on Windows Tips That Everyone Should Know

Your OS drives your whole PC experience, so it’s your job as an enthusiast to keep it in a high state of tune. Here’s how to do just that with Windows 7. After installing a new OS, most people just jump right in and start driving it through all their favorite applications and games. Makes…

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Emergency alerts can now take over your phone

Blog, Mac Support, Mobile Users, Windows Support 30.7.2012 Comments Off on Emergency alerts can now take over your phone

If you’ve had severe weather in your area lately, you may have noticed something different – a text message beamed directly to your phone, regardless of whether or not you ever subscribed to receive such texts, and even regardless of whether or not you have texting enabled on your phone. The National Weather Service is…

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India Phone Scammers

Blog, Windows Support 20.7.2012 Comments Off on India Phone Scammers

Please share this post with everyone that you think will benefit from this. There is a company from India who is STILL targeting older folks by calling them and telling them that they are Microsoft or Windows (Or in some cases say that they are from the Windows Application Service Center) and that they want…

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