A recovery drive can be used to restore your operating system, files and folders. These are not included when you upgrade online. Fortunately, there is an easy way to create one.
If you have multiple printers to install from a server, there's an easy way to install them all at the same time. Here's how.
My pick of the latest news from across the UK IT industry for the week ending Friday 8 December. This week, Lego are launching an AR app and Microsoft is releasing Whiteboard to Windows 10 users.
In Windows 7, it was really easy to pin a shortcut to your favourite folders or files onto the taskbar - you could just drag and drop it. You can still achieve this in Windows 10, but the steps to get there are a little different.
Your servers and infrastructure should be protected from brownouts, powercuts and power spikes using an uninterruptible power supply - a UPS. But that's only half the story, to get the full benefit the UPS should be managed.
You may have shared mailboxes added to Outlook, possibly from old colleagues or a mailbox which multiple people have access to. Sometimes these can take a toll on the speed of Outlook searches, but there's a way to avoid this.
Have you been using Microsoft Teams? It's a great new tool from Microsoft that's included in the Business Premium and Business Essentials Office 365 packages. Here are some keyboard shortcuts that could help you find your way around Teams.
Mozilla has released its biggest update since the launch of Firefox 1.0 in 2004. The update is called Firefox Quantum, and it comes with a lot of changes to the user interface, along with some new features.
If you have a hard requirement where PPTP will not fit your needs, Layer 2 Tunnelling Protocol could be an option!
Microsoft have recently announced they will be working on new video and voice technology for Microsoft teams. They will be looking to integrate Skype for Business with Microsoft Teams, starting in Q2 of 2018.
Sometimes you want to create a generic template for colleagues to use but you don't want to include any specific information. Microsoft Word has a quick solution that will fill your document with gobbledygook.
With electricity prices higher than ever it is important to consider the running costs of your servers and think about what you can do about it. Here are a few of your options.