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Heartbleed bug and using a password m...

Heartbleed bug and using a password manager

Recently I have been answering a lot of questions regarding the Heartbleed bug. The temporary closing and stolen SIN numbers from the CRA website have made many people aware of this bug. This bug does not affect your personal computer. The problem lies with the computers running the secure websites you enter passwords into. If […]

CryptoLocker virus locking documents

CryptoLocker virus locking documents

Recently I encountered one of the most damaging viruses I have seen since starting my business.  A customer dropped of their computer complaining of a virus and that she could not open any of her documents.  This new virus started appearing in September 2013.  Once loaded on the computer, usually from an email attachment, the […]

Windows XP support

Windows XP support

Recently Microsoft announced that they will no longer be supporting Windows XP as of September 2014.  This means they will no longer be releasing security updates through the Windows update service.  You will still be able to use your computer after this date but will be unable to patch any security flaws that are found.   […]

Wireless Printer Setup

Wireless Printer Setup

I recently helped a customer solve their printer problems.  Originally they were using an ink jet printer connected with a usb printer cord.  They were having problems printing from multiple laptops.  Because the printer was physically connected to one computer they have trouble sharing it with the other computers.  They were also complaining about the […]

eReader Review – Kindle

eReader Review – Kindle

Setting up your eReader for the first time can be quite complicated.  There are many different versions of each eReader and they each can preform different functions.  Personally I prefer the simplest of eReaders.  My favorite is the basic amazon Kindle.  There are others that can browse the web and display video but the battery […]