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Rupert Davey

Rupert Davey
Industry News Roundup, 23 June 2017

My pick of the latest news from across the UK IT industry for the week ending Friday 23 June. This week, LG shows off the world's first transparent flexible 77" display and Facebook is fighting online hate speech.

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Martin Noble

Martin Noble
Preparing for Windows 7 End of Support

On 14 January 2020, Windows 7 will reach its end of extended support. If your business is still widely using Windows 7, it might be time to start thinking about your upgrade plan!

20 Jun RSS Icon
Laura Garwood

Laura Garwood
World Wi-Fi Day

World Wi-Fi Day takes place every year on 20th June, to raise awareness and 'bridge the digital divide'. It's a worldwide initiative, setup and organised by the Wireless Broadband Alliance, and supported by multiple organisations in the sector.

19 Jun RSS Icon
Jon Plummer

Jon Plummer
How to recall messages in Gmail

Google have added a message recall option in Gmail. This is useful when you accidently send a message to the wrong person. Here are some instructions on how to use the feature.

13 Jun RSS Icon
Ben Armitage

Ben Armitage
HP's External Graphics Card

HP has announced that it is looking to target the Computer Gaming market with a whole suite of accessories, one of which is the HP Accelerator.

12 Jun RSS Icon
Gareth Snooks

Gareth Snooks
Restoring Control Panel in the WinX Menu

Microsoft have removed the 'Control Panel' entry from the WinX Menu (accessed by right clicking the start button, or pressing the Windows key + X) in the latest update to Windows 10.

8 Jun RSS Icon
Ben Etherington

Ben Etherington
Apple HomePod

Apple have just announced the HomePod, which is their answer to Amazon’s Echo device and Google Home. Here are some of the features to expect.

6 Jun RSS Icon
Louise Lewis

Louise Lewis
How to Clear Print Settings in Excel

If you need to print a spreadsheet in Excel 2016 but you find a column keeps getting missed off when you press print, there's a simple way to fix this.

25 May RSS Icon
Daniel Lindsay

Daniel Lindsay
Office 365 Groups

Office 365 Groups are a new way of sending messages between multiple people, plus much more. They're like distribution groups, but much easier and without the need for an admin to set them up.

23 Feb RSS Icon
Daniel Haines

Daniel Haines
How to fix Outlook reminders

We have recently come across a problem with Outlook, where the reminders do not appear for appointments in a user's calendar, despite the settings saying they should. Here is a quick fix that should bring these reminders back.

29 Mar RSS Icon
Andrew Tomlinson

Andrew Tomlinson
How energy efficient are your servers?

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.

4 Mar RSS Icon
Matt Cannon

Matt Cannon
Industry News Roundup, 4 March 2016

My pick of the latest news from across the UK IT industry for the week ending Friday 4 March. This week the new Raspberry Pi 3 is released and Google plans to let people pay for things using their face.