Archive for January, 2010

9 ways to increase the security of your laptop while on the road

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

Using your laptop to get work done away from your office or on the road is becoming widely accepted. But this rapid growth in laptop computing has made portable systems the target for theft around the world. If your laptop computer is stolen, company information can be exposed, as well as your personal and financial […]

10 tips for improving your wireless network

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

If Windows ever notifies you about a weak signal, it probably means your connection isn’t as fast or as reliable as it could be. Worse, you might lose your connection entirely in some parts of your home. If you’re looking to improve the signal for your wireless network, try some of these tips for extending […]

Windows 7 Screen Magnifier

Friday, January 22nd, 2010

Magnifier:  Magnify Monitor Display up to 1600 Percent Win+NumPlus           zoom in Win-NumMinus         zoom out Win+Esc                  reset to default Magnify your screen and zoom in on the Web Do you find yourself fighting the urge to press your nose against the screen because you can’t see text and images clearly? If so, it might be […]

5 ways to speed up your PC

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

By following a few simple guidelines, you can maintain your computer and keep it running smoothly. This article discusses how to use the tools available in Windows 7, Vista and XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) to more efficiently maintain your computer and safeguard your privacy when you’re online. 1. Free up disk space Use Disk […]

Rescue Word Document

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

When there are Word Documents, which you can’t open any more, there are following tools you could use: Recovery for Word 3.2             Download Link  (Recoveronix) SysTools Docx Repair 3.1.2      Download Link   (SysTool Software) When all attempts of a manual repair of a Word Document failed, the only chance left is to use a computer aided […]

10 tips for social networking safety

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

Social networking Web sites like MySpace, Facebook, Twitter are services people can use to connect with others to share information like photos, videos, and personal messages. As the popularity of these social sites grows, so do the risks of using them. Hackers, spammers, virus writers, identity thieves, and other criminals follow the traffic. Read these […]

Internet Usage Policy

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

INTERNET/EMAIL USAGE POLICY Internet access is provided to all employees and must be used responsibly. Internet access can be monitored and courtesy and regard for the company must always be the employee’s main priority. Special attention must also be considered when using the following facility: Software Downloads, Web Scanning. However under no circumstances should anyone […]

Computer Support Services – IT Support – Software Support

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

The face of computer support services and IT Support has had a radical change over the past few years and the need to have a IT consultant on immediate standby is no longer a pre-requisite for most small to medium businesses. Many companies are now turning to solution providers and outsourcing their computer support requirements […]

Use Windows XP Programs with Windows 7

Friday, January 15th, 2010

XP-Mode for Windows 7 as beta version available: Microsoft has another Release Candidate version for the XP-Mode for Windows 7 available for download http://www.microsoft.com/windows/virtual-pc/download.aspx. The Release Candidate consists of two parts. The Virtual PC 2007 (RC) and as well the Virtual Machine (VM), where Windows XP with SP3 is installed. Both parts have the download […]