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Windows 10 Automatic Upgrade

Microsoft has pulled a real sneaky move. In an attempt to force users to move to Windows 10 they have included it in two days ago as a automatic update to Windows instead of a optional update. If you are … Continue reading

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Prevent Malware..DON’T LET THIS FOOL YOU!

  It is surprising to me how many of my customers are falling for this and similar scams. This or similar types of ads may pop up on your screen if you accidentally visit a dangerous site or click on … Continue reading

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Preventing Malware Part 1

Malware, that annoying stuff that gets downloaded to your computer can be prevented with a good anti-malware program such as Mallwarebytes, however, Just like a vampire malware can still come in if you give it permission to do so. In … Continue reading

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Windows Tip: Jump Lists

In todays Windows tip we talk about a feature few people know about in Windows 7 and Windows 10….Jump lists Windows remembers where you have been. Simply right click on an icon in the task bar (the bar on the … Continue reading

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Should I Upgrade To Windows 10?

Well, It’s here! Windows 10, the successor to Windows 8. So the question is… should you upgrade? The short answer is, not yet. Wait a few months until the bugs are worked out…and there are bugs. In any new major … Continue reading

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Preventing Cryptolocker Ransomware Infection

There is a somewhat new Virus or Ransomware out there called Cryptolocker It is transmitted usually through Email as a pdf attachment. Once you open the attachment it encrypts all of your files and then gives you 3 days to … Continue reading

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Why You Should Go Paperless

Paper. I wouldn’t say I love it, I wouldn’t say I hate it. Paper definitely has it’s place. Who doesn’t like to cozy up by a warm fireplace reading the newspaper or a fine book. Paper can also be a … Continue reading

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Eliminate Downtime

How Long Would It Take To Bring the Computer You Repair, Or The New One You Purchased, Back To The Same State It Was Before It Crashed? Let’s explore a common scenario: You have been very good about backing up … Continue reading

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Reduce Your Need For Computer Repairs

As a company that performs computer repairs in North County San Diego, we have seen a lot of computers and we are very aware of the phrase: “Always up”  “99.9% up time” “Never down” The claims in the title of … Continue reading

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How To Become More Efficient Part 1

Do you use your computer to it’s fullest potential, or is it more of a glorified, word processor and email reader? Sadly, most people do not take advantage of the many areas where smart computing can save them time and … Continue reading

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