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Free up space on your Windows 8.1 PC

Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Free up space on your Windows 8.1 PC

Besides removing programs from your computer to free up space, you can easily check how much available space you have and how much room your Windows Store apps occupy too, with the option of uninstalling any you...

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Double-check your privacy settings

Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Double-check your privacy settings

Although I have covered this topic before, it may be helpful for you to review your security settings to compliment the security information I have written about the past two weeks. Go ahead, select the Apple at...

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Does your antivirus software remove viruses and spyware?

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Does your antivirus software remove viruses and spyware?

Most antivirus software claim to remove viruses and spyware from your PC, but do they really work? This is a troubling question because most of the time, we are left to just “believe” they do their job....

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Is your Mac infected or just needing a cleaning?

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Is your Mac infected or just needing a cleaning?

You have heard it said that Macs cannot become infected and Apple stated this on their website until a couple years ago when they changed the wording. Today, Apple states: “It’s built to keep your Mac safe.”...

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Removing adware from your Mac

Thursday, January 15th, 2015

Removing adware from your Mac

These past two weeks, I have seen more adware intrusions on my customers’ Macs than at any time previously. Some of these have been around for quite some time and they make serious changes to your system....

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Virus, malware and spyware attacks on the rise on PCs

Thursday, January 15th, 2015

Virus, malware and spyware attacks on the rise on PCs

The past two weeks have been notorious for viruses, malware and spyware attacks in our county. Even though I have previously written about checking your Internet Explorer security zones, I came across another tactic used by the...

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Installing mobile Outlook.com on your smart phone or tablet

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Installing mobile Outlook.com on your smart phone or tablet

For me, the best thing about having access to my Outlook email on my phone is that I can respond to my customers, family and friends almost immediately when I need to. In this world of “real...

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Improve your Mac’s display by using the Calibrator Assistant

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Improve your Mac’s display by using the Calibrator Assistant

Setting the colors more true on your Mac can help improve the display quality of all the items you view, making it more pleasing to see. The Display Calibrator Assistant easily guides you through each step. You...

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‘About This Mac’ offers helpful system information

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

‘About This Mac’ offers helpful system information

In Yosemite, there is a nice upgrade to the About This Mac option where you can get helpful and important information about your Mac, as well as other features. Select the Apple at the top-left and then...

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Windows 8 offers several sign-in options

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

Windows 8 offers several sign-in options

For most of us, having to sign in to our computer may be an inconvenience, but for others, sign-in security is essential. There are however, a couple of simple login options you may find helpful. To find...

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