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Set Up Your New Computer | $99.00 Includes up to 2 hours of service. Unbox and set up your computer Connect it to your home network and printer Install free anti-virus software for you. Set Up New Computer & Transfer Files From Old One | $199.00 Includes up to 3 hours of service. We will copy the data from your old computer onto your new computer. Installation of custom software.…

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How To Speed Up Your Computer, Remove Spyware, Viruses, and PUA (Potentially Unwanted Applications)

Forget those services on TV trying to sell you software – that’s step one.  Almost all of the software you need should be available for free.  The tricky part is doing the work.  If you are not comfortable performing these steps yourself, contact a professional (Like us!) to do it for you.  We are not responsible for anything that happens to your computer by following or not following these directions. …

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Updating linked Excel 2007 spreadsheets in Word 2007

Had a customer recently who was having trouble getting linked excel spreadsheets to update in Word 2007, despite checking all the various autoupdate options.  The quick fix was to hit Control+A to select the entire document, and then press F9 to update the links.  That’s it!

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Your computer may freeze or restart to a black screen that has a “0xc0000034″ error message after you install Windows 7 Service Pack 1 or a Windows Vista service pack

We have had several customers reporting issues with the Windows 7 Service Pack 1 released recently, as well as its accompanying service pack for Windows Server 2008. Basically, the computer reboots during the update process, and gets stuck with a c0000034 error. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/975484/en-us Another fix required info from the below thread: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/w7itproinstall/thread/1c9a7151-b48c-4a98-aae7-a4b82682ea8e/ All fixes are at your own risk, and are posted here for your own information. Contact Us if you’d…

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Outlook Won’t Save Password in Windows 7

This is one right from my own desk. Outlook 2007 had decided it no longer wanted to save my password, despite clicking the “Save Password” box. All of the instructions I found involved Windows XP or Vista, and editing registry keys, until I stumbled along an easy fix that worked. I opened a command prompt as administrator (If you don’t know what that means or how to do that, you…

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BUFFALO WZR-HP-G300NH Review

Recently I had cause to replace our existing WiFi router here at the office. We have a variety of different things that we run on our local network; a server for email and file storage, both Mac and PCs, an XBox 360 (the most important part!), and VoIP phones. We wanted something that had gigabit ethernet support, good wireless coverage, and support for something called DD-WRT. DD-WRT is open source…

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Future Tech Systems announces its line of Zazen small business servers!

We are pleased to announce a new product we have been developing – the Zazen line of small business servers!  You can have a complete server solution for your small or medium business starting at just $799.00!  No more leaving workstations on 24/7 to share your Quickbooks files and Word documents… no more losing data when a computer breaks! Follow this link or click on “Small Biz” in the NavBar…

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Blackberry Enterprise Server 5.0.2 tips and tricks

Here are some common errors and issues I have seen customers experiencing lately: 1.) After performing a reboot of a domain controller or  blackberry enterprise server for Windows Updates, the blackberry users stop receiving emails, etc. from the BES FIX – go into the Blackberry Administration web page (5.0+) or the Blackberry administration tool, and restart the instance of your BES server.  Wait about 15 minutes, and go to manage…

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iPhone 4 first impressions

I got an iPhone 4 about 2 months ago, in late June 2010 a couple of weeks after they came out.  I got the recommended bumper case when I bought it, and have never used it without it. There have been lots of comments and controversy about the “antenna issue”, etc. regarding losing service. I have not had one dropped call.  I can stay on a phone call in an…

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