Android Phones – Are You Suffering From PopUps

Andriod users seem to be inflicted ” sometimes ” with pop ups and ads from strange websites on their smartphones , so what can you do about this ? First go to your internet browser on your smartphone and clear your browser history and everything it stores , also clear any saved websites you have. Here is a link from Samsung to assist:How do I clear the cache, history, or cookies on the internet browser on Galaxy device? Next look for rubbishy apps such as cleaning apps and delete them as they are not needed and really if it didn’t come with your Android phone you probably don’t need it. This should get your phone back to normal If not make sure you have backed your phone up to Google then wipe and reinstall on your phone

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Internet Safety Rules For Your Children & Some That Adults Need To Learn

  The graphic below emphasises some great tips that children and adults should be following : Don’t post something you will later regret Protect your online privacy Don’t fall for email phishing scams Talk about and deal with cyber bullying Behave online Have different passwords for different accounts Don’t download in app purchases unwittingly Avoid the worst places on the web Don’t become obsessed with the internet Avoid sharing personal information online 10 Internet Commandments for Kids Going Online [Infographic] by the team at Pumpic.

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Google Chrome Not Running As It Should – Try The Chrome Cleanup Tool

So you have been using Google Chrome for a while and suddenly it is not working the way it used to. You can reset it but you could also use the Chrome Cleanup Tool The Chrome Cleanup Tool will: “Scan and remove software that may cause problems with Chrome, such as crashes, unusual startup pages or toolbars, unexpected ads you can’t get rid of, or otherwise changing your browsing experience” The Chrome Cleanup tool can be downloaded from this link : Chrome Cleanup Tool

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How Long Do Modem – Routers Last ?

Are you having internet connection issues ? Do you turn your modem-router on and off to refresh the connection a couple of times a week or is your connection constantly dropping out ? It is usually time then for a new one. The modem is a device that provides access to the Internet. The modem connects to your ISP, which provides your Internet service The router allows multiple computers to join the same network In some cases I have found they can last about 2 years on average and we need to remember that they are in effect ” dumb computers ” . The new wifi routers are all AC ( they have taken over from N , G etc ) now which means the signal they transmit will go further in your home or office. Should you take the router from your ISP ? In some cases yes , but… Read More

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Chewing Up Data On Windows 10 – This May Slow It Down

Many people use portable wifi / internet solutions which can come with plans as low as 3GB of data. If you are on a Windows 10 computer you may find you are going through your data rapidly. There are usually 2 solutions to this : Change the settings for your internet connection to a metered one – Click Here For Details Turn off One Drive – Click Here For Details

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