• TSPlus and Other Thin-Client programs broken by KB2984972

    Posted on October 17, 2014 by in Admin, Security

    After Microsoft’s updates released this Tuesday the 15th of October, lots of users of Thin-client, Citrix equivalent programs ( Winconnect, TSPlus etc…) found that they were restricted to single user access. Removing the Security update KB2984972 and restarting the affected machine is a quick and easy resolution to such issues.

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  • 5 ways to lengthen the life of your laptop

    Posted on October 14, 2014 by in Admin

    When it comes to laptop repairs in Kidderminster, remote support in Bewdley or onsite repairs in Stourport, there’s one sort of repair service that comes up over and over again – an unhappy laptop. Perhaps it’s running very slowly, perhaps the internet isn’t opening, perhaps the screen is in blackout mode and all the restarting […]

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  • Common computer hiccups

    Posted on October 8, 2014 by in Admin

    Whilst we could probably list a few pages of computer problems we have dealt with over the years, there are some that are very common. If your laptop or PC is showing any of these we have listed you should give us a call. Here are three of the most common problems we encounter on […]

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  • Ultrabooks, Chromebooks, workstations – how to choose the computer that’s right for you

    Posted on October 2, 2014 by in Admin

    The good news for anyone looking to buy a new computer is that they’re now more affordable than ever, as well as faster, lighter and infinitely more powerful. But with all manner of devices on the market, choosing one that’s right for you can be a headache. Tablets are great for entertainment purposes, whether watching […]

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  • Three reasons to upgrade your computer’s memory

    Posted on September 24, 2014 by in Admin

    Upgrading your computer or laptop memory sounds complicated and risky, but it isn’t. Adding more RAM (random access memory) to your system can have multiple benefits. The top three are: 1. An instant speed boost This is the most common reason why people choose to upgrade their PC or laptop’s memory. How many times have […]

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  • Backing up your computer – a beginner’s guide

    Posted on September 16, 2014 by in Admin

    To help your local computer repair agents when it comes to fixing your device, it’s always useful to have a back up containing all your information, documents, pictures and movies. This ensures that when the repairs are completed, you can restore your computer with the most important things untouched. It also means that should someone […]

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  • Staying safe from hackers

    Posted on September 9, 2014 by in Security

    Staying safe from hackers At the end of August 2014, several celebrities had their private cloud storage accounts hacked, and hundreds of private photographs, often of an explicit nature were shared around the world. Whilst it was first reported that the cloud storage system itself was hacked, it later emerged that the fault was with […]

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  • Is your website responsive?

    Posted on September 2, 2014 by in Admin

    A major change to occur in recent years is the rise in people using smartphones and tablets to access websites. While the devices do not give an experience that outdoes a laptop or PC, large numbers of people now only solely use their phone to access the net. Indeed, research from online analysts Smart Insights […]

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  • Top 5 ways to secure your Wi-Fi Network

    Posted on August 29, 2014 by in Admin

    As laptops and other devices have become more and more common in our homes and businesses, so too has wireless broadband. By their very nature, however, wireless networks are more exposed to security dangers than wired networks. In order to keep your data safe and to maintain your privacy, it is important to take steps […]

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  • IBM announces brain-like computer chip

    Posted on August 12, 2014 by in Admin

    Since computers began, they’ve been getting smarter and smarter. IBM’s latest offering, TrueNorth, has taken this to a whole new level. What does it do? The company’s TrueNorth chip has been designed to function like a human brain. It has one million ‘neurons’ and can reportedly think for itself. What’s more, all of this intelligence […]

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