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

Do You Need Adobe Reader On A Mac ?

Apple computer owners – Do you need to install Adobe Reader for PDFs on your mac ? The short answer is no – use Preview on the mac to do this Preview is a great... Read more

PDFs On Windows 10 – Open And Alter In Word

Since Word 2013 you have been able to open PDFs with Word and then edit the PDF document or fill in / complete information in the PFD document. To open in Word just right click... Read more

Have You Checked For Windows Updates This Week ?

This week Microsoft have released a plethora of Windows Updates and as i keep telling everyone remember , Windows updates are your first line of defence In the battle to prevent malware / virus infection... Read more

Adobe Flash – It’s Time To Go

Adobe constantly have security issues with their 2 major products Reader ( for PDFs ) and Flash. Adobe Flash is really something you can do without , so uninstall it. Google Chrome has built in... Read more

Apple Announcements – iPad Pro – iPhone 6S – Apple TV – Apple Watch

Apple this morning have made some announcements this morning : v:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} o:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} w:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} .shape {behavior:url(#default#VML);} Normal 0 false false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0;... Read more

Adobe Flash – Time To Update – Again

Once again Adobe have released a warning that users of Adobe Flash need to update to the latest version as there are security risks for Windows / Mac / linux users. More details can be... Read more

5 Things You Should Ensure You Do For A Better Computing Experience

One Do your Windows Updates , yes i know you have automatic turned on but you need to check for  the optional ones on a regular basis.  You can find Windows Update in the Control... Read more