1.  Nothing happens when Logging In, Printing or Accessing Menu Options? If you’re logging in, printing, or accessing a menu option and nothing appears to be happening, press ALT + TAB on your keyboard to cycle through the open windows as the option you’re trying to access may be hidden behind another screen!     2.  Message says you're alread ...

With the UK’s General Election due to take place on 12 December, many issues have been covered in the media.  One key area of interest for businesses is technology and for those of you who may not have time to plough through the manifestos of the main parties, here’s a quick look at some of the technology-related pledges and ideas featured in those manifestos. CONSERVATIVES W ...

Minimise Distractions with ‘Focus Assist’ If you’re using Windows 10 and you’d like to maintain productivity and minimise distractions from your operating system e.g. notifications, sounds and alerts, ‘Focus Assist’ can help you to achieve this and can now be turned on automatically for full-screen apps. With Focus Assist you can choose which notifications you’d like to see a ...

Microsoft has announced that its Windows Virtual Desktop is now generally available worldwide on Azure and will include Windows 7 free Extended Security Updates for up to three years. Windows Virtual Desktop Windows Virtual Desktop from Microsoft, which was announced last September but has just been made generally available worldwide, is a Cloud-based ‘virtual’ version of Win ...

Introduced back in November 2016, ‘Teams’ is a platform designed to help collaborative working and combines features such as workplace chat, meetings, notes, and attachments. Described by Microsoft as a “complete chat and online meetings solution”, it normally integrates with the company's Office 365 subscription office productivity suite, and Teams is widely considered to be M ...

The public cloud is being embraced by businesses as they seek to outsource and ditch traditional capital investment and maintenance problems and costs while reaping the benefits of having the pay-as-you-go scalability, security, and outsourced expertise that allows them to free up more of their own resources.

LinkedIn, MIT SMR and Deloitte surveys show that continuous learning needs to be a high priority if you want a happy and successful workforce.

All Microsoft support for Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Small Business Server (SBS) 2011 will end on January 14, 2020.

Rise in targeted email scams As spam filters become more effective at blocking large-scale automated emails, we are finding criminals are turning to more targeted and well-engineered attempts to defraud businesses. Recently we have seen a rise in different types of attacks. Due to their nature, some of these emails cannot be picked up by the spam filters. In this case, we bel ...

As spam filters become more effective at blocking large-scale automated emails, we are finding criminals are turning to more targeted and well-engineered attempts to defraud businesses Across our clients there has been a rise in a number of different types of attacks. Due to their nature, some of these emails cannot be picked up by the spam filters. In this case, we believe th ...