Today I had the pleasure of assisting a very connected retiree. He had his calendar, email, etc. synchronised between multiple devices: Laptop, Smartphone and Tablet. In addition to this I rectified an issue with the internet connection to his streaming On Demand TV service, which he is enjoying the benefits of. If you would like … Read more
We receive regular reports of phone scammers pretending to be from Microsoft calling local numbers. “Microsoft informs us you have problems with your computer” is the usual spiel. They will probably call you several times. It is all a scam to get you to pay for useless “support”.
1 old Evesham Micros Windows PC + 1 New Apple Macbook Pro + 1 Fancy New Printer/Scanner, now all playing happily together.
New fibre-optic cable going in on Pershore Road in Hampton.
It has been announced by Microsoft, that due to public demand, the next release of Windows 8 (Windows 8.1) will feature the return of the start menu.
There are increasing number of BT, BT Internet and Yahoo email accounts being hacked. The main source of this appears to be a phishing email with a dubious link. The email is made to look as if it is genuinely from Yahoo! or BT. It may ask you to click on a link to upgrade … Read more
If you receive any messages like the following, even from someone you know, IT IS A SCAM! If you are in any doubt, try telephoning them. You may find they are still at home. ———————————– I really hope you get this fast. I could not inform anyone about my trip, because it was impromptu. I … Read more
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Talking to a BT OpenReach engineer recently, who told me there are a large number of phone/internet lines that come from the Evesham telephone exchange and go over the river via Abbey Bridge. Hopefully there will not be any service interruption as work on the bridge progresses.
After almost a week of not seeing it… …the police virus / ransomware returns. Whatever you do, do not pay their demands. It is a scam. If you are not connected to the Internet, it may show up as a blank white screen. If you are unable to remove it. Call us. We can.