Is Gmail (FREEmail) the best option for your Business

While researching new technology for our current customers I kept coming across blogs advocating the use of Gmail for small businesses, and I needed to share this with everyone I knew. The articles were varied but most centered on a ...

How to Create and Use a Distribution List in MS Outlook 2010

Do you have groups of contacts whom you keep sending emails and meeting requests? And do you re-type each mail address every time you wish to do so? Now, if you’re using MS Outlook 2010 as your email client and ...

Great Windows 7 Hot Keys

Even if you’re not much of a keyboard ninja, there are certain shortcuts that simply seem ridiculous not to know: Ctrl+V springs to mind as an obvious example. But even uber-geeks will agree that much of the time it really ...

Online Safety: Understanding Hackers, Phishers, and Cybercriminals

Have you ever been the victim of identity theft? Ever been hacked? Here’s the first in a series of critical information to help you arm yourself against the surprisingly frightening world of hackers, phishers, and cybercriminals. Some of our geekier ...

Search for Missing Files Created Or Modified Between Two Dates in Windows 7, Vista

Do you want to search a file on your computer but don’t remember the name of it? But if you remember the dates before and after the file was created or modified, then you can find it easily using a ...

WARNING: Space Heaters Can Cause Significant Computer Damage Even If Placed Far Away From Your PC

During the winter months, there are always more dead computers coming into our shop for repair. This is in direct correlation with the use of electric space heaters near computers, which is quite common. After all, to keep your entire ...

Does Your Business Have A Business Continuity Plan?

Disaster can strike at anytime and in most cases with little or no warning. While we may be able to predict certain weather systems or anticipate general problems such as power outages, for the most part it is almost impossible ...

ALERT - Microsoft Releases Security Bulletin

Today, Microsoft released an update to protect customers against an industry-wide issue described in this Security Advisory. The good news is that if you have automatic updating enabled, which most customers do, you will not need to take any action ...

What is the Screen Resolution or the Aspect Ratio? What do 720p, 1080i & 1080p Mean?

In days gone by, screen resolution (also called display resolution) wasn’t much of an issue. Windows came with a few preset options, and to get higher resolution or more colors (or both) you would install a driver for your video ...

FBI Warning: DNSChanger

DNSChanger Malware DNS (Domain Name System) is an Internet service that converts user-friendly domain names into the numerical Internet protocol (IP) addresses that computers use to talk to each other. When you enter a domain name, such as www.fbi.gov, in ...