Why You Need To Ditch XP and Upgrade Your Operating System

Are you still using Windows XP?

Well guess what – it’s about 17 years old (as of June 2018). XP was the newest operating system from Windows all the way back in 2001.

If you haven’t already, it’s seriously time to get rid of XP and upgrade your operating system.
Why You Should Let Go of Windows […]

The Ultimate Guide to Cleaning a Desktop Computer

Like your clothes, house, and dishes, your desktop computer requires regular cleaning to ensure it continues to perform as it should.

Cleaning a desktop computer is a fairly quick (approx. 20 mins or so) and easy process that removes the build up of dust and dirt that comes with regular use. If you don’t clean […]

5 Ways to Improve Your MacBook Battery Life

Although MacBook laptops have excellent battery life, there’s always room for improvement.

The following 5 tips will extend your MacBook’s battery life, which is especially helpful if you have an old MacBook with a mechanical hard drive.

Let’s get right into it.
1. Adjust Your Energy Saver Preferences
First things first, double check that your energy saver preferences […]

Remote Tech Support: How it will Benefit Your Small Business

Most small businesses don’t have the resources to set up an IT department. The good news is with advances in remote tech support, an in-house IT department isn’t necessary. And because you pay as you go, outsourced IT help is the best way to get the help you need and save money.

Let’s talk more […]

How to Setup and Manage Multiple Monitors

Do you find yourself switching between windows constantly as you work? Multiple monitors could be the answer in improve your computer setup.

Using multiple monitors is a fantastic way to increase productivity, as they can be used to expand the size of your desktop. And, as a bonus, Windows makes setup and management pretty easy! […]

Types of Malware: Viruses, Trojans, Worms, and More

Malware, viruses, Trojans, worms, spyware – you’ve probably heard some or all of these terms before.

In this article we’ll go through the most common types of malware, how they affect your computer, and what you can do to avoid or remove them. Hopefully you’ll learn a thing or two that could save your computer […]

Ransomeware Email Scam that Copies AGL Energy Bills

About 10,000 Australians have been targeted by a destructive email scam that infects and locks computers. The responsible ‘ransomeware’ was transferred to infected computers via an email that appeared to be an AGL energy bill.
How Computers Became Infected
The computers became infected when computer users opened an email claiming to be a bill from the […]

5 Ways to Free Up Disk Space on Your Mac

Computers fill up eventually, and sometimes we have no idea what’s taking up so much space. This can be so annoying, especially if you’re trying to install new software, updates, or even save photos or movies to your computer.

In this article, we are going to talk you through 5 effective ways to free up […]

5 Ways to Free Up Disk Space on Your PC

Over time even hard drives with large capacities seem to fill up. This can be frustrating when downloading new software, saving photos, or installing updates. Plus, a full hard drive can seriously slow down your machine.

So if you need to free up disk space on your PC, clear out the junk with these five […]

7 Reasons Why Upgrading to Windows 10 is a Bad Idea

If you’ve been using a PC in the past 12 months, you would have noticed the annoying, aggressive pop-up messages from Microsoft asking you to upgrade to Windows 10 for free. You may have even clicked on the box, started the upgrade process, and successfully begun using Windows 10.

However, if you are still using […]