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Repair or buy windows PC free upgrade, backup, how to fix slow computer

Repair or buy new laptop

Before repairing a laptop, people often ask whether it is worth fixing. The price of laptop or other computer repairs may be in the hundreds. The price of a new laptop starts from $400 or even $300, so naturally, when the price of repairs exceeds $300, people tend to decide to buy a new laptop […]

get Microsoft Windows 10 upgrade problems for Free?

One of regular customers, a devoted Windows user, was tempted to upgrade from Windows 7 to windows 10 for free, who could blame him? Following the link from official Microsoft email on windows 10 release date, and after some time the downloading and installation process.. lost access to his computer. Here's problems he encountered. […]

What is a computer backup and how to backup files

A backup is a copy of data for the purpose of easy restoration if it is lost. Data is stored in files. Files are stored on the hard drive disk. The hard drive disk is installed on the computer. When people back up their computer, what they are actually doing is backing up contents of […]

How to Fix Slow Computer without a technician

The problem: Computer is slow. Windows is slow to start up and programs are slow to open. It should take less than a minute for any modern computer to start up. This usually leads people to think one of two things: a) This computer is getting old - time for a new one. b) If […]

How to run an antivirus scan for free, no need to download.

Before calling IT support you may wish to run an antivirus tool which is built into Windows. Microsoft's "coded name" for it is Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool. You do not have to download any program. The free Microsoft antivirus tool is already installed on every Windows PC. This is not a full-blown antivirus but […]

Resolve windows error – Session Homegroup Log failed to start with the following error: 0xC0000035

Solution: Go to Control Panel – Network and Sharing Center. Choose homegroup and sharing options and click ‘Leave the homegroup’. Why did this happen? You probably attempted to disable Microsoft Home Group by changing ‘Home network’ to ‘public network in the ‘Network and Sharing Center’. It is easy to assume that if you press on […]

Windows Vista Service Pack 1 is no longer supported, download update

As of July 12th, Windows Vista Service Pack 1 is no longer supported. Means you wont get any more Microsoft security updates. Update to Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2) or upgrade to Windows 7 which is the fastest selling operating system in history. More about how to ensure your PC is on the latest service […]

Internet Explorer 0day accidentally leaked to Chinese hackers

Details concerning a potentially serious security vulnerability in fully patched versions of Microsoft's Internet Explorer have been leaked to people in China, a researcher warned over the weekend…..The bug leads to arbitrary crashes in the EIP, or extended instruction pointer, of machines running the Microsoft ..

MS Word: Get A Patch Or Get A virus

Vulnerability in Microsoft Word 2002, 2003, 2007, 2010 editions could allow remote code execution if a user opens or previews a specially crafted e-mail message in RTF format. An attacker who successfully exploited any of these vulnerabilities could gain the same user rights as the local user. To trigger vulnerability you need to view [malicious] […]