Warning! – A Common Computer Fraud
Beware of Telephone Scam from people who sound foreign calling from the “Windows Company” saying “Your Computer Has a Virus”.
Over the last few months, I and others who have rung me for help have received a scam phone call from someone saying they are from Technical Support and that they know that my computer is not running properly.
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You may think that it will take a major crisis for your business to lose all of its data. You probably don’t want to hear it is quite the opposite. The most common cause for loss of data is usually human error and just as discouraging is failure due to hardware and software issues.
Read more “The Most Common Causes of Data Loss for Small Businesses”
TeamViewer is a preferred software program that allows people to interact onscreen. The advantages of remote support using TeamViewer are many and will help keep your business in touch with your IT team in case of IT issues.
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Small businesses may have it a little easier when it comes to crunching numbers these days. With so many accounting software programs available you can keep track of expenses, pay bills, provide invoices and pay staff. Here are some of the programs you can consider.
Read more “How to Choose the Right Accounting Software”
With the introduction of Windows 8 many people rejoiced and then wound up with a terrible new operating system hangover due to many annoying design changes. Although Windows 8 offered amazing elements of speed, other design flaws such as the Start-up screen, turn off many people. There are ways to utilize the upside of Windows 8 and skinning is one of them.
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You may not realise your computer needs regular tune-ups, much like a car. The more symptoms you have, the worse it can get for your computer if left unchecked. As well, once the symptoms begin, chances are the rest will follow. If you are experiencing any of the following symptoms, you should arrange for a tune-up for your system.
Read more “Signs Your Windows System Needs A Tune-up”
No matter how small your business might be, there are some standard IT policies you should have in place to make sure your staff are following safe and professional standards.
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You may think your data is secure because you are using software to scan for viruses. You may even have a firewall in place. However out of date applications can open you up to some scary offenders, the latest of which is known as a Man-in-the-Middle Attack.
Read more “Protect Your Business from Man-in-the-Middle Attack”