9 Tech Tips – Keep your Email Safe

Sara Johns Computers and Networking, Tech Tips

Make sure the notification is from an authorized Microsoft account before clicking on any links. Follow the 9 steps below to make sure you don’t download malware. Or even worse, give a spammer access to your account! Did you accidentally click on the Reset Password link? Are you worried that you downloaded Malware? We can help you. Give us a call …

7 Tech Tips – Easy New Year Resolutions

Sara Johns Computers and Networking, Tech Tips

It’s a new year – time for a new backup. Start with a fresh backup before you do any maintenance to your computer. Run a cleanup/defrag program. The cleanup will delete any temporary files, while the defrag will put the files where they belong – together. Check for any unused/unnecessary programs. This on e is a bit tricky as some …

7 Tax Tips – Tax Tech Safety and You

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Are you ready? I am, almost. As tax season comes around the corner, we are all beginning to prepare for filing. While some of us are prepared, some are not. Some are dreading the whole ordeal. And if you’re a small business owner, even if you are prepared, it can be very stressful. Did you save all of your business …

Remote Support Scams to Watch For

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Everyone at some point needs to have their computer “looked at”. You may keep your computer clean, not open suspicious emails, and never ever download a file from an untrustworthy source. However, there will be a time when you need to call an IT guy. But have you ever had an IT guy call you? Probably not. Unless you already …

Tech Tips – Spring Cleaning Techie Style

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Tech Tips Spring Cleaning – Techie Style It’s that time of the year again. Spring is here, the rain is gone, the sun is out and who am I kidding.  Here in Southern California it almost never rains and the sun is out all the time. But it doesn’t mean we can’t do some tidying up – techie style. 8 …

Tech Tips to save your sanity

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This is the Captain Obvious edition of Tech Tips. Here are a few things you might try when your computer starts acting weird, before you drop kick it out the door… I know this sounds too easy, but I have fallen victim to this many times. I’m in the middle of updating a spread sheet and my mouse starts jumping …

Tech Tips – Ultra Violet and You

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UltraViolet is an easy and convenient way to store your movies and shows while enjoying access to them anytime, anywhere. You can purchase UltraViolet movies and shows from Universal, Paramount, Sony, Nook, Kalidescape, CinemaNow, M-Go, Wallmart and Target. How do I watch my movies? You can watch anytime, anywhere on your:  FAQ’s