Archive for June, 2010

Extend Trial of MS Windows Vista or MS Windows 7 another 30 days …

Sunday, June 27th, 2010

Question: Can I extend the trial period before I have to activate my MS Windows Operating System? Answer: The Trial Period of 30 days can be extended up to three times – Windows Visa and Windows 7 only. Go to ‘Start’ – ‘All Programs’ – ‘Accessories’, right click ‘Command Prompt’, left click ‘Run as Administrator’. Type following command: […]

Norton DNS blocks Malware and Phishing Sites

Sunday, June 27th, 2010

Symantec offers with Norton DNS a free DNS Service. Malware and Phishing Sites are to be blocked with this Service. This Service is running at present as Beta-Version. Change the DNS IP-Address from your provider to the Norton DNS (198.153.192.1 and 198.153.194.1). With the Online-Test http://setup.nortondns.com/  you can check if your settings are correct. Norton […]

Encrypt your Memory Stick / Flash Drive – Hard Disk Drive …

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

TrueCrypt 6.3a The ultimate freeware encryption program, TrueCrypt is loaded with powerful features that those concerned with protecting their data from thievery should want–and have. It offers 11 algorithms for encrypting your private files in a password-protected volume. You can store your encrypted data in files (containers) or partitions (devices). TrueCrypt works hard to offer […]

Benefits of an effective IT Supplier Relationship

Saturday, June 19th, 2010

Building a successful relationship with your IT supplier is essential to your system’s success. Trying to purchase IT systems and services at the lowest possible cost – with no regard to your business goals for the project or the overall cost of ownership – is likely to lead to a strained relationship with your supplier […]