Monthly Archives: May 2008

How to Back Up your Computer correctly.

We all know that backing up your data regularly is a must.  Almost none of us do it unfortunately.  How about this for a nightmare, you do your backups like you are supposed to and the day comes when your … Continue reading

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Buying a Computer for College

Buying you kid his or her computer for College is going to be another very large expense.  Making the right decision will save you thousands.  I just returned from a client who’s son was very excited about his brand new … Continue reading

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How to reset your router.

Does anyone remember where we wrote the password for the router?  Who set this thing up?  This is all to familiar a story.  You don’t need to panic.  In the event you need access to your router, most often because … Continue reading

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What is Overclocking your computer?

The term overclocking is used to describe making your computer run at faster speed than it was intended for by the manufacture.  It is a way to get more performance out of an inexpensive processor.  With a few slight changes … Continue reading

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Why you hate computer companies.

You are surfing along on your trusty computer when all of a sudden…something changes.  You didn’t do anything different than you’ve done a thousand times but now your computer is acting very strange.  It’s slower, it’s got a blue screen, … Continue reading

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Install OS X on your PC

With the latest release of OS X named Leopard, hackers have done a simple fix to allow you install it on a standard Intel or AMD based computer.  It’s a very straight forward install requiring the download of the OS … Continue reading

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Firewalls?

A firewall is in computer terms means a barrier between your Internet connection and the rest of the world.  This is something you definitely want.  Now, there are a couple of ways to accomplish this.  If you are still using … Continue reading

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