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How To Disable In-App Purchases [iOS]

How To Disable In-App Purchases [iOS]

If you’ve ever received a wireless bill that sent you into shock because of accidental app purchases, then disabling those pesky in-app purchases is just what you need. For those who haven’t been burnt by this yet, in-app purchases are made while using an app on your iPhone or iPad. Parents can especially benefit from […]

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How To Take A Screenshot On An iPad

How To Take A Screenshot On An iPad

One thing that users typically have need of from time to time is a way to screenshot their iPad screens. Desktop screenshots have long been used for a variety of reasons, but with the push towards mobile that handy little feature has been somewhat left behind. Apps are gradually trying to fill the need, but […]

Bypass Windows Passwords For PC Repairs

Bypass Windows Passwords For PC Repairs

There are times when bypassing a Windows password is necessary. Maybe a PC was inherited and the password is unknown or perhaps the password has simply been forgotten. The most common reason for bypassing a Windows password is for maintenance. Kon-boot makes that possible. Technicians often work on Windows PCs which are password protected. It’s […]

Anyone Can Make A Website With Magnt

Anyone Can Make A Website With Magnt

Magnt The days of hard-coding html, css, javascript and others to create websites is gradually fading away except for those who make a living from it. These days there are web design services and companies which provide modern, creative designs for anyone willing to pay the cost. For those who don’t want to spend hundreds […]

How To Add A Start Menu To Windows 8

How To Add A Start Menu To Windows 8

Do you long for the traditional Windows Start Menu and find the Metro to be less handy than you’d like? If so, you’ll find these few options worthy of your time. How To Add Start Menu To Windows 8 Start8 by Stardock Start8 is for those running the Windows 8 Consumer Preview. It adds a […]

Handling Mac Pink Screen Issues

Handling Mac Pink Screen Issues

Though rare, Macs experience what can only be described as a pink screen issue. Users boot up their Macs only to find their screen has turned pink. It’s a weird issue that can be quite annoying, especially when diagnosing the problem. However, there is a quick step users can perform which may correct the pink […]

How To Convince Clients To Upgrade Software

How To Convince Clients To Upgrade Software

Recently, I had a client express interest in upgrading their hardware. The reasons were as you’d expect, speed, performance, compatibility, etc. I’ve had this client for some time now and tech service has been mainly geared towards home computing. Recent conversations and informal chat resulted in queries about the business side of things and so […]

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How To Connect Windows 7 Laptops To TVs Using HDMI

How To Connect Windows 7 Laptops To TVs Using HDMI

There are a number of ways to view web content on television sets. In the past we’ve covered media streaming options and extensively covered the Roku box as a replacement for cable. Today we look at taking your existing TV, laptop and a single HDMI cable to view web content on your TV. Connecting Your […]

End Frozen Windows Programs With A Shortcut

End Frozen Windows Programs With A Shortcut

Windows is notorious for sudden, unexpected program freezes. There’s seemingly no rhyme or reason and the whole situation is aggravating. To be fair there are actual reasons for the freezes and in many cases waiting it out will work, but sometimes waiting isn’t an option and the program needs to be terminated by force. The […]

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Metascan Checks Suspicious Files With 17 Anti-virus Programs

Metascan Checks Suspicious Files With 17 Anti-virus Programs

Metascan Online Safety and security have become increasingly important in today’s computing age. Malware and viruses can worm their way in from a number of different sources and cause havoc on computer systems. Hopefully, everyone reading this uses an anti-virus of some sort and routinely scans their computers for infections. The rule of thumb is […]