What is Ransomeware?

Ransomware is a sophisticated malware attack that takes advantage of security weaknesses in computer and server operating systems. Ransomware then encrypts all files on server file shares making them completely unreachable. The cybercriminals then demand a payment request, normally payable in bitcoins to provide you with the code to decrypt the files and make them […]

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Restrict YouTube for younger family members

YouTube offers you and your family hours upon hours of great content- and the best bit is- most of it is free! Children can search for their favourite TV show and they will find countless of episodes or clips to keep themselves occupied. This can be helpful for all of the family on a long […]

By |February 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Black Screen with Cursor

Have you just come across an issue where you boot up your computer/laptop and you get to log into the system and all you get is a black screen with the cursor?

There are many different opinions out there as to why this happens but what I am concerned with is how do you fix it?

This […]

By |November 25th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Online Safety: What you should know about SnapChat?

1. You can block other users
If you are experiencing harassment, being bullied or receiving unwanted contact on Snapchat, there is an option to block users. Blocking users will prevent them from sending Snaps, viewing Chats or seeing your Stories. You can also delete users from your contact list. Deleting users will remove them from your […]

By |November 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Online Safety: What is WhatsApp?

WhatsApp is a free to download messenger app for smartphones. WhatsApp uses the internet to send messages, images, audio and video. It is very similar to text messaging however, because WhatsApp uses the internet to send messages, the cost of using WhatsApp is significantly less than texting. It is popular with teenagers because of features like […]

By |November 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Importantance of IT for Small Businesses

In the past IT was fast becoming a vital aspect of every business. It now is a vast majority of communication, advertising and financial transfer occurs over the internet and a large number of other specific functions are typically completed using a computer.

The funny thing is, most people that use computers don’t actually know what […]

By |September 28th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Steps To Make Your Computer Run Faster!

There are 4 things that take just a few minutes of your time, but can make a huge difference in how fast your computer performs:

Clearing out your cookies and other temporary files and folders every so often will really
increase how fast your internet browser responds, and will even fix most problems you have with the […]

By |September 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Best Laptop/Tablet of 2015

The Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro is an impressive laptop, but it’s so much more than a laptop. With it’s touch screen and it’s flexibility it can transform into a tablet, fold into a tented position, or stand for streaming or presentations. It’s also so thin, […]

By |September 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to insert a word count into a word document

Microsoft Word tracks certain information about documents, such as the number of words. If you want to display the number of words in the document itself that you can quickly update, this is easily done.

To insert a word count in your document, place the cursor at the point in the document where you want to […]

By |September 10th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Bloatware – Get Rid of all that Bloatware!!

If you’ve purchased a computer from a manufacturer then you’ll likely find it’s weighed down with unnecessary junk like trial software and unsightly customizations. You shouldn’t have to put up with this.

If you’re looking to restore your system, think twice before restoring to the factory settings. You might speed up your system by wiping the […]

By |June 5th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments