Monthly Archives: March 2014

Toshiba Laptops hanging on ‘Please wait screen’.

Recently, I have come across the same problem on Toshiba Laptops numerous times where they hang on the ‘please wait’ screen. Fortunately, there is a solution which involves disabling a piece of software that is pre-installed by Toshiba and shipped … Continue reading

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Windows 8.1 tips and tricks to aid productivity.

Windows 8 had some pretty big changes when compared to the familiarities that were always kept with every previous upgrade of Windows that Microsoft released – Namely on this occasion the removal of the Start menu button and the addition … Continue reading

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Learn how you can protect your children online – Advice and tips!

All parents worry about their children on the Internet especially with the horror stories you read about in the media. I have children who use the Internet and as a parent I do worry about what they could click on … Continue reading

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Slow Computer Or Slow Internet (how to tell)?

Slow Computer OR Slow Internet? I get a lot of calls about slow Internet connections and slow computers. A slow Internet connection is nearly always confused with a slow running computer and vice versa. It is easy to make a … Continue reading

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5 Useful Windows 7 tips

1. Windows 7 Keyboard Shortcuts The windows key is generally between the left ‘CTRL’ key and the left Alt key Windows Key and space bar – Quickly show desktop. Windows key and L – Locks the computer quickly. Windows Key … Continue reading

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What is a computers operating system?

What is a computers operating system? There are a whole host of different operating systems, the ones you will be familiar with by name will probably be:      Microsoft windows XP Microsoft windows Vista Microsoft Windows 7 Microsoft Windows … Continue reading

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