Wait to Install Windows 10

You may have seen a new little icon in the lower right corner of your screen that looks like a Windows Logo. That’s Microsoft telling you to reserve your copy of the Windows 10  operating system upgrade that will be available July 29. While the prerelease versions of the software we have been testing are…

Setup Outlook 365 on your Apple Device

Set up Exchange email on an Apple iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch 1: If this is the first email account on your iPhone, tap Mail. Otherwise, tap Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Add Account. 2: Tap Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Add Account. Tap Microsoft Exchange. 3: You don’t need to type anything…

Data Recovery Tips

Data Recovery Tips Lost data? Your next steps are critical! To avoid permanent data loss, follow these important guidelines: If your drive is making clicking, grinding or whirring sounds, shut down your computer immediately. These sounds could be the read/write heads hitting or scraping the platters. Severe or complete data loss could result. Unplug the…

Encrypt Your USB Flash Drives

USB Flash drives are a cheap way of storing files but due to their size, they can be misplaced pretty easily. Although replacing them may not be a big deal for your wallet, your files falling into the wrong hands can be disastrous.  To ensure your data is kept safe, it is best to encrypt…

Prevent Desktop Computer From Overheating

 Your desktop computer could be at risk to overheat.  These tips can help prevent your desktop computer from overheating: Clean dust from your computer’s vents.  Dust can collect in a short period time and affect the ventilation of your desktop computer.  Visit our Clean Dust From Your Desktop Computer post for more information. Make sure you are…

Clean Dust From Your Desktop Computer

After hours and hours of use, your desktop computer can get very dusty.  Your fan can really get gummed up and it can affect the way your computer cools down.  An overheated computer can be a very bad things.  Follow these tips to clean dust from your desktop computer.  You will need your computer’s manual…

10 Ways to Speed up Windows 7

Written by Scott Lowe  |  Monday, 16 July 2012 Takeaway: You don’t have to live with a Windows 7 machine that’s becoming unbearably slow. Here are 10 basic steps that will optimize system performance. With Windows 7, Microsoft did a really good job making the system perform well. However, over time, Windows 7 systems can slow…