What is Windows Update?
There’s an easy, free way to help keep your PC safer and running smoothly. It’s called Windows Update. All you have to do is turn it on, and you’ll get the latest security and other important updates from Microsoft automatically. Windows Update is a Microsoft service that’s used to provide updates like service packs and patches for the Windows operating system and other Microsoft software like Internet Explorer. It is essential to the health and efficiency of your computer that you install the latest Windows Updates as soon as they become available. Windows updates help keep your computer protected from software glitches and possible security vulnerabilities to viruses. Here is how you can manually run Windows Updates Read More
The second consideration in the selection of a computer is the purpose. Computers are extremely flexible, multi-purpose machines capable of an endless variety of tasks, but there are certain tasks which some computers excel at or are more efficient with. Read More
Why should everyone password protect their USB drive with TrueCrypt? If you have sensitive data stored on your USB flash drive you should password protect the data or the device to prevent unauthorized access. There are two common ways to protect your data on a USB flash drive. You can either use encryption software to protect the data, or you can buy a special encrypted flash drive where the encryption algorithm is implemented right in the hardware. If you already own a generic USB flash drive, and do not wish to buy a new encrypted flash drive, you can always go with option 1! There are several encryption programs available out there. In this blog post, we will discuss how TrueCrypt, an open-source disk encryption software, can be used to protect a USB flash drive. Read More
System Restore allows you to back up your computer to an earlier point in time. If you are like most users and you rely on your computer daily to perform routine actions like pay bills, shop online or communicate through social media sites then imagine how upset you would be if your computer crashed. It is important to make sure that you create back ups so if your computer was to stop working you could always back it up it to the last back up it was working. Sometimes a virus or other malicious software infecting your computer can disable System Restore from automatically creating back ups. I will show you how to turn on Restore Point if it’s not already turned on and I will show you how to create a backup manually.
We take our search engine experience so much for granted that it can be hard to see with clear eyes. Yahoo Axis, Yahoo is making search into a far more visual, rather than text-based, experience. Thus, Axis comes as either a tablet app, smartphone app, or a browser plug-in, but the iPad experience lays bare exactly what’s going on. Tap it, and you arrive at a search bar in the upper left corner. Type in your results, and suggested topics fill in below. Read More
Want the best bang for your buck?
With our featured laptop of the month this is it. The Dell Inspiron 15r has a 15″ screen and Intel i5 processor, 6GB or ram and a 1TB hard drive. This laptop even had customizable lids so no one is alike. Comes with windows 7 Home Premium. Intel HD graphics 3000. Wireless N and built in webcam.
What to expect with the Dell Inspiron 15r
With the Dell Inspiron 15r you will enjoy a powerful combination of design and performance. Chat in HD with the built in HD webcam. Enjoy stellar graphics with the Intel HD graphics card. Keep music and photos synced up with Dell stage and SyncUP by Nero. Change your look with SWITCH. Also be able to watch 3D movies on blu-ray when connected to you 3D TV. Ability to wirelessly stream videos to a HDTV.
You remember on futuristic movies where the person is wearing glasses and is getting information about what is around him. Getting emails and reminders also. At the time we thought well that’s cool but it won’t happen. Well Google has now made it reality. What what features will it have and when is this going to be available? Read More
You can find a laptop that’s right for you, whether you’re a business traveler, a student, a gamer on the go, or just Mr. Regular.
We will help you choose the right laptop that fits your needs. With this guide you will have the power of knowledge when you go and buy your new shinny laptop at the store.
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iPad 3, what is so great about it?
Funny you might ask that. Well there are a lot of great new features on iPad 3 from Apple. The moment you pick up the iPad you realize WOW. The screen is amazing. With four times more pixels than iPad 2. With razor-sharp text. Richer colors. The Retina display transforms the entire iPad experience. So everything looks and feels incredibly lifelike. Everything you do with iPad, you do through its large, beautiful display. And when the display is better, the entire iPad experience is better. The Retina display on the new iPad features a 2048-by-1536 resolution, greater color saturation, and an astounding 3.1 million pixels all in the same size screen. Those pixels are so close together, your eyes can’t discern individual ones at a normal viewing distance. When you can’t see the pixels, you see the whole picture. In ways you never could before. Read More
If malware has infected your computer it is essential that you get rid of it quickly. Malware can take over your computer and slow it down, making it virtually impossible for you to use certain applications. It can jeopardize the safety of your personal information and any files that you currently have on your computer as well. SupportChoice offers help with removing malware through remote assistance. We have qualified and experienced technicians who are available to help you at all hours of the day and night and because we do all of our work remotely, you can sit comfortably at home while your computer is being restored to a healthier state.
We offer a number of computer support services including spyware removal, removal of adware and malware, printing troubleshooting and help with other issues. To get the assistance that you need, simply log in to our secure server and choose a technician. You will have access to the profile of each of our technicians where you can see the number of jobs that they have performed for us, the type of jobs performed and even read feedback from other customers. Once you have chosen a technician, simply pay the affordable fee for the services that you need and your technician will begin to repair your computer.
SupportChoice can help you to solve computer issues without having to leave your home and without having a repairman visit. We offer help with virtually any computer problem. Log in and get the help that you need today.