Archive for December, 2008

Troubleshooting Computer Problems

Troubleshooting Computer Problems

Troubleshooting computer problems can be time consuming if you don’t follow a plan. You need to have some idea of what you are troubleshooting for if you have any hope of discovering what the problem is! Computer failure comes in many shapes and sizes. There are the fairly easy ones and there are the very […]

What to Do When You Spill Your Drink on Your Computer

What to Do When You Spill Your Drink on Your Computer

Many of us eat and drink at our computers knowing we should not and sometimes we have an accidental spill. In most cases, it can be fixed with a quick cleanup. I have repaired a lot of laptops with liquid spills. This is a fixable condition most of the time. It is really important to […]

Guide to Online Backups: Online Backup Software

Guide to Online Backups: Online Backup Software

Why Use a Remote Backup Solution?  It’s scalable,  economical,  recoverable,  automatic,  off-site.  Traditional  methods  of data backup consist of tapes, CDs and DVDs, ZIP drives and floppies.  All of these methods  have significant drawbacks.  Backups are typically not automatic and even more importantly, someone has to physically move the media, for the data backup, off […]

Wireless Routers - What Types Are Out There?

Wireless Routers – What Types Are Out There?

There are several classes of hardware for your computer that you may buy and purchasing a Wireless Router for your Internet connection is no different. There are quite a number of types of wireless routers on the market today. These include the D-Link Xtreme N Gigabit Router, the Linksys Dual-Band Wireless Router, the SMC SMCWGBR14 […]

Protect Your Computer with a Firewall

Protect Your Computer with a Firewall

A firewall should be installed on your computer given the rise in numbers of computer hackers, scammers and viruses around the Internet. Defense from malicious data harming your computer is provided by a firewall. Dangerous attacks to your computer can negatively impact you but these can be avoided with firewall protection. You first need to […]

Optimize Your PC With the Latest PC Drivers

Optimize Your PC With the Latest PC Drivers

Computers have several essential components, there’s the hardware and the operating system of course, but there are also small pieces of software called drivers. Drivers are small software applications which allows the hardware to communicate with the rest of the computer. Each piece of hardware in your PC needs a driver to communicate with your […]

Data Loss Disasters - Fake Flash Drives

Data Loss Disasters – Fake Flash Drives

Flash memory storage media has become the most popular form of portable storage in the world today notably because of the ease of use and flexibility of USB devices and helped along by both the reliability of USB flash memory and of course the ever increasing amount of data that these devices can now hold, […]

The Motherboard Explained

The Motherboard Explained

download 10 000 bc free If you talk about computers, you end up talking about motherboards. Just what is a motherboard? What does “Advanced TCA” mean? What do various motherboards do for your computer? Here are some of the answers to those questions to help you learn more about computers in general and make the […]

Solving the Data Storage Nightmare

Solving the Data Storage Nightmare

We all have data storage nightmare stories to tell. Oftentimes, it’s students who are victims because of the many files they need to keep handy for their school work. Sometimes businessmen encounter these problems too and find themselves scrambling for compression methods that temporarily increase their disk space. Whoever you are, you are not immune […]