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Why it’s so important to not forget your Microsoft Account password

I recently had dealings with Microsoft on behalf of a customer that I can only describe as disgraceful and disappointing. The customer in question was an elderly lady with Parkinson's disease. She had been the victim of a crypto-virus attack, and I had no alternative other than ....
Windows 7 to be retired

Only Windows 10 from the middle of next year

This will not please a lot of my customers, but it had to happen…
Windows 8.1 installation media

Windows 8.1 Installation Media Creation Tool

OK, so similar to our last Blog Post about a Microsoft Website…
Windows 7 Recovery Medi

Create a Windows 7 installation disk using the Microsoft Software Recovery website

Well here is a handy website to know about. I don't know how…
Microsoft Office Comparison Table

Microsoft Office Comparisons

Usually when we build a new computer, or supply a new Laptop,…
Rootkit Virus

How to remove a Rootkit Virus

I recently had a Laptop in the workshop that had a particularly…
Windows 8 Reset and Refresh options

How to Refresh, Reset, or Restore your Windows 8 PC

  Windows 8 has Enhanced System Restore capabilities. Not…

Is Windows 8 really that bad?

Well the short answer to that question is No. Those of you…

One year before XP’s forced retirement

Did you know that in less than a years time, Microsoft will cease…

Safer Internet Browsing

Well I've come to the conclusion that if people want a safer…

Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7

Microsoft has just officially released Internet Explorer 10 for…

Adobe Patches Exploit in Acrobat and Reader

Adobe has released a critical update to users of their Reader…