Computer Repair Technicians Clean Laptop CPU Fans

Computer Repair Technicians Clean Laptop CPU Fans

I’ve been noticing over the past few months that more and more laptops have been coming in with troubling overheating problems. This heating issue will appear as many different symptoms including slow operation, intermittent Windows errors, actual heat coming from the base of the laptop, etc. Before you go into hours of software troubleshooting, checking Continue reading


Classic Shell For Windows 8 and 10

Classic Shell For Windows 8 Features Original Start Menu

Classic Shell For Windows 8 Features Original Start Menu Classic Shell For Windows 8, 8.1 & 10 Features Original Windows 7 style start menu and also includes some browser modifications to make you feel a little bit more at home again. Say goodbye to the new ridiculous start screen that has everyone from young users Continue reading


How To Open Internet Explorer In Full Screen Metro Mode Windows 8

How To Open Internet Explorer In Full Screen Metro Mode Windows 8

Hello and thank you for visiting our blog! I wanted to take a moment to discuss an issue I encountered during a consultation with a customer. This is a very simple task, so simple I was looking so hard into the answer that I quickly overlooked the correct solution! To open Internet Explorer in Windows Continue reading


How to Maintain a Mac Computer

How to Maintain a Mac Computer

1. Make redundant backups, keeping at least one off site at all times. One backup is not enough. Don’t backup your backups; make them independent of each other. Don’t rely completely on any single backup method, such as Time Machine. If you get an indication that a backup has failed, don’t ignore it. 2. Keep Continue reading


CAN MY COMPUTER HANDLE WINDOWS 8?

CAN MY COMPUTER HANDLE WINDOWS 8?

* Anyone with the misfortune of “upgrading” to Windows Vista quickly discovered that new does not always equal better, and in many cases the operating system crippled older computers that ran Windows XP without issues. With any new piece of software, it’s best to do a reality check before you lay down your credit card, Continue reading


SETTING UP LIVE TILES ON WINDOWS 8

SETTING UP LIVE TILES ON WINDOWS 8

Take control of your very different-looking desktop. *As the first thing you see when you log in and the last place you stop before you shutdown, the Start screen is truly the hub of the Windows 8 experience. Windows veterans may gravitate toward the classic desktop initially, but the utility of modern UI is hard Continue reading


MICROSOFT WINDOWS 8 VERSIONS EXPLAINED

MICROSOFT WINDOWS 8 VERSIONS EXPLAINED

MICROSOFT WINDOWS 8 VERSIONS EXPLAINED The key pointers you need to know before you buy! * Microsoft never makes picking the “right” version of Windows particularly easy. Last time around, the company released seven different versions of Windows 7, leaving confused consumers to consult charts, tables and the occasional Ouija board just to figure out Continue reading