Archive for February, 2013

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Target Disk Mode

With Apple seemingly taking over the electronic industry, it is now more important than ever to understand some of the most critical and helpful features of the Mac OS. While Mac computers certainly offer stylistic and security benefits over the P...Read More

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Free Download Windows Defender 1.1.1593

Windows Defender to the Rescue

Windows Defender to the Rescue Computers can be tricky things. In fact, to some people, problems with their computers can be like our nightmares. It’s not just the cost of them. It’s not just the difficulty of using them. It’s also the l...Read More

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How to Disable Windows 8 Lock Screen

It’s no secret that Windows 8 reviews have been a mixed-bag. Some love it, some hate it, and some are stuck somewhere in between. The addition of metro, elimination of the start button, and complicated settings layouts have left many people fed u...Read More

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Unautomatic Updates

Windows Updates are absolutely a vital feature to our PC’s. Without them, it would take light years to receive important security updates as well as Service packs. These security updates and critical updates are necessary in order to protect us f...Read More

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Help! My laptop sounds like a lawnmower

Its 2.a.m. and you are putting the finishing touches on a very important document you have been working on. You have noticed that the last couple of evenings, your laptop has been making loud humming sounds. The first time you wrote it off, the sec...Read More

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Internet Browser Security

Internet Browser Security We have all been hit my computer viruses at one or another in our lifetimes. They always seem to come at the most inopportune times. We have term papers due, portfolios due, and deadline to meet and o...Read More

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HELP! I Deleted My Document!

HELP! I Deleted My Document! One of the most frustrating things in the world is when you accidentally deleting a document. Rather it be an essay that is due the next day, a presentation with the deadline the next day, or the last chapter of the n...Read More

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Don’t let peer-to-peer sharing applications damage your computer

Few things are worse than a slow computer. When your computer doesn't run as it should, applications take longer to open and can freeze without warning, rendering your laptop or desktop an enemy instead of a friend. Luckily, there are some things t...Read More

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Your neighbors could be stealing your internet connection if your computer is running slowly.

Three tips that every computer owner should follow

There is nothing worse than a computer that doesn't run as well as it should. It can be frustrating, aggravating, upsetting, maddening, and often, all of the above. Luckily, you don't have to be a MAC or PC genius to keep your device running in ti...Read More

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If you think you've been a victim of this scam, call Geeks On-Site so we can help you remove any spyware on your computer.

Computer hackers unleash new bag of tricks on unsuspecting users

These days, computer hackers are craftier than ever. A recent report from ABC News revealed that there is a new scam that has become popular. What is even scarier is that it could rob you of personal information. According to the news outlet, here...Read More

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