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EDUCATION AND

TUTORIALS

WE’RE HERE TO HELP!

 

Here you will find tips and answers to questions clients have asked us that we thought might be helpful to others.  If you have a question you’d like answered please contact us.

HOW TO DOWNLOAD A YOUTUBE VIDEO.

 

A lot of clients ask us how to download YouTube videos to view later. This tutorial will show you how to download YouTube videos free.

 

NTLDR IS MISSING. PRESS CTRL ALT DEL TO RESTART.

 

If you use Windows XP and experience the NTLDR is missing problem when you start your computer, this article may give you some answers.

 

SERVER ERROR: 3204 SERVER: WINDOWS LIVE MAIL ERROR ID: 0x8DE20003.

 

This article will help you resolve Error 3204: Server Error ID 0x8DE20003 in Windows Live Mail 2012.

 

PROTECT YOURSELF AGAINST CRYPTOLOCKER.

 

Keeping your documents and pictures from being held for ransom boils down to protecting yourself from getting this nasty virus to begin with. In this post I share some strategies.

 

HOW TO ENABLE VOLUME SHADOW COPY.

 

One way Windows has built in to protect against substantial file damage such as the CryptoLocker worm virus and its encryption destruction is a service called Volume Shadow Copy.

 

YOUR CLIENT DOES NOT SUPPORT OPENING THIS LIST WITH WINDOWS EXPLORER.

 

This annoying, well documented error is very tricky to fix. This article details how to fix it on your Windows 7 computer.

 

OUTLOOK SAYS DISCONNECTED AFTER OFFICE 365 SERVICE UPGRADE.

 

After the last Office 365 service upgrade your Outlook may say disconnected or refuse to connect to Office 365. Use these instructions to help repair it.

 

OUTLOOK MAILBOX SIZE LIMITS.

 

Outlook has limitations on the size of it’s mailbox. Learn about the limitations for various versions here.

 

EXPORT EMAILS FROM EXCHANGE MESSAGE STORE IN SBS 2008.

 

A simple, no-nonsense way to retrieve your emails from your decommissioned 2008 Windows Small Business Server.

 

WINDOWS 8 KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS.

 

Here are some Windows 8 keyboard shortcuts to make your life easier.

 

PHOTO GALLERY CAN’T OPEN THIS PICTURE OR VIDEO. THE FILE APPEARS TO BE DAMAGED, CORRUPTED OR IS TOO LARGE.

 

Have you ever run across this error? Like many Windows errors chances are it has nothing to do with what the error actually says.

 

SAVE YOUR LAPTOP BATTERY LIFE.

 

Here is a couple of tips to help your laptop battery last longer.

 

AVG AND VIPRE ANTIVIRUS. WHY YOU DON’T WANT THEM.

 

There’s a lot of bad stuff out there. Learn about the best defense in this article.

 

HOW TO HAVE A HAPPY COMPUTER PART 1.

 

In this article I address a few things:

  1. What computer software causes problems or is just plain in-effective;
  2. where viruses come from and why;
  3. What computer software works and is good to use;
  4. Why hard drive maintenance is important; and
  5. How to maintain your hard drive.

 

HOW TO HAVE A HAPPY COMPUTER PART 2.

 

In this article learn about:

  1. How a computer works;
  2. The importance of keeping the computer cool; and
  3. How to clean the inside of the computer.

 

HOW TO HAVE A HAPPY COMPUTER PART 3.

 

This article focuses on power supplies, the box that gives everything inside your computer it’s “juice”:

  1. how important a good power supply is;
  2. The dangers of a cheap power supply;
  3. Efficiency ratings on power supplies (how well it does its job); and
  4. How to know a cheap power supply from a good one.

 

WHAT SHOULD YOU LOOK FOR WHEN BUYING A LAPTOP?

 

Learn about:

  1. What features to look for in a laptop; and
  2. What considerations are important and which ones aren’t so much.

 

RESOLVE PROBLEMS INSTALLING ADOBE CS3

 

If you’re trying to install Adobe’s Creative Suite, you may run into challenges. This article gives tips on how to fix it.

 

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