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Smart Phones – the Tools of the Trade

 

The workplace is mobile today. Teleconferencing is an integral part of the lives of millions of employees in transit around the world; the advent of the smart phone combined with on-line collaboration services allows business to happen anywhere and everywhere. The mobile workforce is growing in Europe. Mobile phone usage in Ireland is one of […]

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How safe is your password?

 

How safe is your password? First a few things to think about. Most people pick something that is easy and relates to them in a personal way. This is the wrong way to do it, any person who puts a bit of thought into it can guess your password. Your not under risk from other […]

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New AVG 2011 humm…

Downloaded and installed latest version of AVG 2011 seams to work the exact same as previous one but bit tidier and looks quite professional. Have not tried infected machine yet but hopefully will guess AVG still are very good at promoting latest anti-virus. Download from the following http://free.avg.com/ie-en/download http://download.cnet.com/AVG-Anti-Virus-Free-Edition/3000-2239_4-10320142.html

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Show where you hard disk space has gone..

 

JDiskReport, is a small java utility shows off where all your hard disk space is going on your computer for Windows, Mac and Linux. Download JDiskReport Scanner 2.0 is a small utilty that is bit simpler to use but less detailed Download Scanner 2.0

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Storing Password Securely

What is KeePass? Today you need to remember many passwords. You need a password for the Windows network logon, your e-mail account, your homepage’s FTP password, online passwords, control panel for website  etc. The list is endless. Recommendations: Also, you should use different passwords for each account. Because if you use only one password everywhere […]

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Import contacts to Gmail from outlook

Export Contacts From Outlook: Select File > Import and Export Make sure Export to a file is highlighted Click Next > Now make sure Comma Separated Values (Windows) is selected Click Next > Highlight the Contacts folder Click Next > Use the Browse… button to specify a location and file name Click Next > Now […]

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Hard Disk Repair

 

Do it your self Hard disk Repair: http://www.youtube.com/user/SuperFlyFlippingA Clone hard disk tool: http://hddguru.com/content/en/software/2005.10.02-MHDD/

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Quick web address

 

This helps you not have to enter in www or .com at end of address bar. Type the name of a web site such as ‘facebook’ into your address bar and press CTRL+Enter to automatically add http://www and .com and be taken to the site.

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How to fix spill on Laptop

 

This will have to be done immediately after it happens. Turn it off. If need be, do a hard shutdown. OR Take out battery ASAP Clean up excess liquid with a soft cloth. n.b Don’t wipe, so not to pushes the liquid around. Remove any extra medium, External drives, Removable bays and External Network Cards. […]

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Irish SMTP Outgoing Mail servers Vodafone, Eircom, 3, O2, Gmail, Magnet

 

If you have not send emails in Ireland on your broadband you may have to change SMTP settings, see below to see how to change your settings. N.b: The better way: If your hosting company hosting your email they might support Authenticated SMTP sending. Use this since it will allow you to send emails who […]

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