They are everywhere, storage size is increasing and prices are dropping. We use them for backing up our most critical files, yet most people do not handle them correctly. Of course we should keep them dry, away from temperature extremes and magnets – but there is one common source of corruption that is often overlooked.… Continue reading Flash Drives – How to Remove Correctly
Outlined below is a process that works flawlessly, every time. There has been a literal TON of discussions online re: Win7 / Win8 .vs. Win10 and the upgrading being forced upon us users. — and I’m still dealing with customers that won’t leave Vista. Seriously. I’ve been testing and evaluating Win10 since the initial Beta release.… Continue reading Upgrading to Win10 – Go ahead, it’s stable, simple and it’s the Best of Win7 and Win8
We’re running out of time these days for our old favorite, Win7. It died last year, and there are only security patches issued until 2020. As much as we’d like to keep it around, it IS 2005 technology, and will be completely unsupported in a few years. A quick workaround of the security update bug… Continue reading Sticking with Windows 7? The forecast calls for pain
In order to use cloud services effectively, we need to know the difference between our local folders and our remote folders. I’ve noticed that there is quite a bit of confusion regarding Local (on the hard drive of our computer) folders versus Remote (Cloud – on a hard drive on a remote server) folders when… Continue reading Local vs Remote Folders – How the Cloud works.