Are You Using More Than One Antivirus Program?

I’ve talked about Cybercrime, Cyberattacks and Cybersecurity more than once. If you’re at all familiar with me, either on radio (or perhaps I’ve come to your home for a tech support visit), you’ll have heard... Read more

A Lesson In Checking For Updates

Zoom has become a most popular video conferencing platform, but since December last year had been receiving multiple complaints from Apple users that the microphone was still active even after ending a Zoom conference, obviously... Read more

ANTI-VIRUS SOFTWARE – HOW TO UNINSTALL IT

So you decide to change – uninstall your Antivirus – how do you do it the correct way ? First – you do not want any part of the old antivirus left after uninstalling it... Read more

Audacity – The Free Audio Editor Has A New Version

Audacity the free audio editor that is extremely popular has a new version out now and owners of Apple computers would be very excited. Audacity under Catalina had issues ( recording audio , saving audio... Read more

Tech To Avoid – The 4 Horseman Of The Apocalypse

I have very definitive views on antivirus products as readers and listeners will know. If you were to purchase an antivirus product the 2 I recommend are Trend and Norton and if you cannot afford... Read more

Installing Software – Stop Ticking The Boxes

Software or an update to software can come with a screen that encourages you to put ticks in boxes that will install additional software that you do not need. Here is an example Just take... Read more

PDF – There Are Free Alternatives to Adobe

When opening a PDF lets stop relying on Adobe whether you are on a Windows computer or a Mac First what is a PDF ? PDF stands for “portable document format”. It was introduced to... Read more

VLC – The Media Player Of Choice

VLC can be used to play videos that you are given or have downloaded from the internet or can be used to play a DVD - ideal if you are on Windows 10. VLC is… Read more

Install What You Need – Uninstall What You Don’t Need – Steer Clear Of Free

The latest security tip is to only install on your computer what you need to complete what you do. Read more