Plenty of people have run into problems with their computers because of not having sufficient backups. Experienced IT people recommend having three backups: at least one locally and one offsite. With cloud storage, your offsite storage for your most important files is taken care of. You need to make sure the rest is done too though.
Many of you have provided basic technical support and troubleshooting for families and neighbors that aren’t as tech savvy, especially for those that did not grow up with the internet and computers. COVID-19 and social distancing has possibly severed the ability for you to be physically present to resolve their current tech issues. But tech issues aren’t going away (in fact they may be increasing as home-bound people are using tech more often while at home). So how does one resolve these issues? Over the phone can be painstaking and frustrating. Luckily, there are a few options to remotely connect with someone else to offer remote support and help them with their computer, issues on the internet, hardware issues, smartphone, and tablet issues.
In 2015, Windows 10 was released. The update was new, exciting and somewhat fancier than previous versions. For one reason or another, many Windows users who were using a previous version of the system didn’t upgrade when 10 was released. In fact, at the end of last year, Windows 10 was only used by 41 percent of the Microsoft user base.
That said, finding deleted files can pose its own problems. If you are still struggling to find the information that should be present on your laptop or desktop, a computer support company can help. Although the techniques listed in this article are useful, they are by no means exhaustive. Companies with advanced customer support will have more tips and techniques to help you recover the information you need.
The right to repair refers to both an idea as well as proposed legislation that allows a consumer to repair, modify, and improve the devices they have purchased and own rather than being forced into using the manufacturer’s limited approved repair services, parts and accessories.
Windows 10, the newest edition of the long-running Microsoft operating system, is slick and polished. But if you want to make it your own, you’ll need to do a little work to it. What will it take to make your Windows 10 appearance the way you want it?
Windows updates are important because they provide users with new features, improved security and more. During May of 2019, Microsoft rolled out its latest update, which is Windows 10, version 1903, codenamed 19H1. To help keep your PC running securely and efficiently, you will want to download and install the update. For many users, the… Read more →
There is something about human nature that craves personalization. No matter if it’s with your house, car or the software you use, it’s nice to have the things you interact with cater to your preferences. With Windows 10, you won’t have to deal with any one-size-fits-all settings. Your PC is made to help you take… Read more →
When you save a document, download something from the internet or add a song to your iTunes, you’re creating a computer file. These files add up pretty quickly and can become difficult to manage. Microsoft Windows can help you get organized.
How to connect and configure your mouse, keyboard and printer in a few easy steps, even if you don’t have the instructions.