Understanding Maintenance Needs For Business Computers
Unless your company has a documented maintenance plan, cleaning out computers is usually a reactionary issue. Many people avoid cleaning their systems unless they see dust, or if the computer seems to be running slow with no noticeable software issues. Unfortunately, by the time you notice the symptoms and see the signs, you've already let some accelerated wear and tear run its course. Here are a few computer cleanliness issues, along with ways to take care of the problem properly.
3 Tips For Secure Passwords
Keeping online accounts secure, especially ones that contain sensitive information, can be difficult for some internet users. Many make the mistake of creating passwords that are easy to guess. Creating a secure password is a must for anyone who wants to keep their information safe. However, many are unsure of what makes a password secure. It can also be difficult to remember secure passwords for multiple accounts. Here are three tips for creating secure passwords that can help keep sensitive information safe:
How Does Remote Support Work?
Getting assistance with remote support can be quick and convenient compared to calling in a technician to physically visit your server, but how does it work? Is it safe? How can you stay in control of the support session? All of these questions are actually built into the multiple decades of remote support's existence, and the following details can give you some remote support insight to understand what's actually going on and how to stay in control without making things harder for the support professional.
Keeping Your Network And All Its Data Safe May Require In-House Computer Network Support
Part of running a business involves the security of your physical equipment and any data or information regarding the business, your clients, and your employees. If your business has computers that have access to the Internet or are linked together through a wireless network, you need to be sure the network is secure. When the business has only a few computers, only a few people with access to them, and they are not connected to the Internet all the time, you can contact a computer network support specialist to come and take care of any problems you may be experiencing.
Should You Invest In Colocation Or Virtual Private Server Hosting For Your Business?
When you need robust hosting for your website, you have several options available to you—so many, in fact, it can be difficult to choose. Here are some of the pros and cons of the two most popular options to help you decide which one best fit your needs. Colocation Colocation is sort of like owning a condo. You own and are completely responsible for a server. However, the machine is housed in a secure facility with staff members who keeps it cool, clean, and away from potential thieves.
Need An App? Custom Software Just Takes A Request
There's a lot of ideas out there that need to be made, contrary to popular belief. Statements like "nothing is original" and "everything worth making has been made" are lacking imagination and specialization, as there are always specific needs that need to be filled--sometimes in order to fill even greater needs. If there's a software service out there that you need, but doesn't exist, don't just dismiss it as something you can't figure out.
Buying Your Child A New Mac Laptop For College? Tips To Buy Them The Best One For Their Needs
If your child is going to college, having their own laptop will make life much easier on them. They can take notes in class with it, if allowed, and quickly type up homework they may have. If you are planning to buy your child a new Mac laptop, below are some tips on what you should look for so it will work well for them. Memory The amount of memory, also known as RAM, installed on the laptop is important.
Two Easy But Effective Ways To Prevent Viruses On Your Laptop Computer
It's one of the worst possible things to happen to your laptop computer - it gets a virus and you end up losing valuable information. A virus can even use your e-mail program to spread itself to other computers. Here are two but very effective ways to protect your laptop computer from getting infected with a virus. Use Anti-Virus Software You have probably heard this before and the reason you have is because the importance of using anti-virus software cannot be stressed enough.
Creative Ways To Upgrade Your Keyboard
Americans spend a lot of time on their desktop computers and laptops each day (103 minutes to be exact). If you find that you are spending a significant amount of time behind the screen of your computer, there are ways to make your device more pleasant to look at. Taking the time to upgrade your keyboard can be a creative way to personalize your computer in the future. Here are two unique ideas you may want to try when trying to put your own personal touch on your computer.
Slow Performance? It's Not Always A Virus
Malware, spyware and other categories often called viruses are well-known to average computer users as dangers that can slow down systems and steal information. They're easy to catch without proper computer use knowledge—although unseen to those who don't know what to look for— and inevitable as a part of a computer user's life. That said, viruses aren't the only cause of slow performance. Take a look at what a virus does and how other causes may have similar symptoms to the untrained eye.