Category Archive: Helpdesk

Jun 01

Cheap Laptops

Cheap Laptops

Cheap Laptops Looking for good value for money? Want a laptop with decent speed but don’t want to spend your lifes savings? Then Gigabyte may be the brand you are looking for when it comes to Cheap Laptops. Gigabyte is a much newer brand than the usual suspects, Acer, Dell & HP. Launched in 1986, …

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May 15

Blackberry Z10 vs Q10

Blackberry Z10 vs Q10

Blackberry Z10 vs Q10 The new blackberry Q10 has just been launched and blackberry fans wait with baited breath to see this device in action. Didn’t blackberry just release the Z10? They sure did, however the Q10 has arrived as its similarly spec’d baby brother. What’s the difference? All though the Q10 has similar specifications …

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Apr 29

PC Backup

PC Backup

Your PC Backup One of the most neglected issues in today’s technologically driven world is the pc backup. Users far and wide are losing work daily as hard drives crash and drives fail causing complete devastation in its wake. Not only can one lose work and mail, but users lose irreplaceable data such as family …

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Apr 22

Lightening Fast Internet

fast internet

So-net Entertainment, a Sony- Backed Internet Service Provider have just launched a Lightning fast internet technology based on Fibre Optic technology. The Nuro as the new service is called is said to boast speeds of up to 2Gbps…That’s 200 hundred times faster than South Africa’s fastest ADSL connection, currently sitting at 10Mbps. At this speed, …

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Apr 14

8 ways to fix a Slow Network

Slow Network

Slow Network? A slow network can be caused by many factors.. Here are 8 ways in which to resolve your slow Network Issue and try to speed things up or fault find.. Believe it or not sometimes a good old fashion reboot resolves many small issues. Powering down and restarting network hardware and all machines …

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Apr 08

Outlook Error

Scanpst

Outlook Error Inbox repair tool and using the scanpst.exe function when getting an Outlook Error. How to repair a corrupt pst file in outlook. Symptoms Occasionally when opening your email you receive the outlook error “Outlook cannot open the file “c:/…./outlook.pst” run the inbox repair tool to resolve.. Cause When this happens for some reason …

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Mar 19

How to Reload Windows 7

  Windows 7 – Approx. Load time 30 minutes depending on machine specification Insert your Windows CD into your CD Rom Drive and Reboot your Pc Tap F12 upon startup in order to choose the required boot device (Machines may vary however a brief message should display at the bottom of your screen telling you …

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Mar 19

How to reload Windows XP

Windows XP – Approx. Load time 1 Hour depending on machine specification   Insert your Windows CD into your CD Rom Drive and Reboot your PC Tap F12 upon startup in order to choose the required boot device (Machines may vary however a brief message should display at the bottom of your screen telling you …

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