Tag Archives: Windows

Reboot windows 8 in advanced mode

Some times it is necessary t reboot a windows 8 pc in advanced mode for trouble shooting etc. To do this, open the Settings charm — press Windows Key + I to open it — click the Power button, then … Continue reading

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Back up your files “CryptoLocker” is coming to a PC near you

CryptoLocker is a ransomware virus created by criminals. It is being distributed using exploits in your computer security due to out-dated software. Common source of exploit are infected email messages, malicious websites and drive-by downloads. Notice that as exploit kits … Continue reading

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Official download page for MS office 2010 and 2007

Both of the above products were available for download but if you have lost the original download and need to reinstall they can be downloaded again from here You will need your original office 2007 or 2010 key to complete … Continue reading

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Anglesey Internet awareness drive

A new project has started on Anglesey to get those who are not using the internet to realise the benefits of doing so. Figures show around 30% of the islands population does not use the internet and the project “Digital … Continue reading

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How to choose the correct processor for your new computer

When you buy a new computer you have a range of choices to make, desktop , laptop, tablet, Windows 8 , Mac , Linux. Most people tend to go with a windows PC of some type and one of the … Continue reading

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Safe internet use for families on Anglesey

If you have Children in the family then it is important that they use the internet safely. There is a lot of good advice about safe surfing available on the net. I recently used the technique below to protect an … Continue reading

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PC for £99 or a laptop for £149

A new scheme backed by Microsoft is offering consumers in Briton PCs and laptops from just £24. Get Online @ Home has launched today to help millions of households across the UK to get connected. The scheme is offering eligible … Continue reading

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