I bought computers with Windows 10 Home Edition – now we can’t connect remotely

Often times business owners are enticed by the relatively low price of Windows 10 Home Edition computers. It’s only after they purchase inexpensive computers that they realize the disadvantages of Windows 10 Home Edition. One of those limitations is Remote Desktop. Terminal Services/Remote Desktop Services is not licensed for use on Windows 10 Home Edition. … Continued

Oh Boy … More Outlook Patches from Microsoft

Microsoft today released new out-of-band patch to fix all Microsoft Outlook issues. The new security updates are for the following versions of Outlook: * Microsoft Outlook 2007 Service Pack 3 * Microsoft Outlook 2010 Service Pack 2 (32-bit editions) * Microsoft Outlook 2010 Service Pack 2 (64-bit editions) * Microsoft Outlook 2013 Service Pack 1 … Continued

Duo Labs releases IsThisLegit, a Gmail Phishing Reporting Tool

Today Duo Labs announced the release of a new Open-Source phishing tool named IsThisLegit. IsThisLegit allows users to swiftly report phishing emails using a Chrome Extension which adds a “Report Phishing” button to Gmail. When the user clicks on “Report Fishing” the email is sent to the IsThisLegit dashboard. Because IsThisLegit was originally developed by … Continued

Scanning Document into MS Word – take a deep breath

A user asked a common question: what program is best when one wants to scan a document right into MS Word? Is ABBY Finereader better than Paperport? We’ve have experience with a number of optical character recognition (OCR) programs including OmniPage, Soda, and the ones preferred by the user. All the software we’ve tried performs … Continued

Outlook Attachments Blocked After Applying June 2017 Updates

Some of the June 2017 updates block Outlook attachments on computers that have Outlook 2010 or Outlook 2013. If your computer was recently updated with Microsoft patches, you have Outlook 2010 or 2013, and your attachments are being blocked, call us. Alternatively, you may remove KB3203467 if you have Outlook 2010 and remove KB3191938 if … Continued

Outlook Search Broken After Applying June 2017 Updates

Clients are reporting that after installing Microsoft’s patches from its June 2017 release, searching for email using Outlook is broken. If you’re having problems searching in Outlook, call us. Alternatively, you may remove the following updates from your Windows computer: Office 2010 Description of the security update for Office 2010: June 13, 2017 (KB3203460) Outlook … Continued

SEO Versus SEM – What Are the Differences?

Although SEO and SEM are used interchangeably, there are some huge differences between the two. SEO stands for Search engine Optimization and involves making use of SEO techniques to increase the visibility of the site by advertising and optimization. SEM on the other hand, stands for Search Engine marketing and thus this is larger of … Continued

10 SEO Truths and 10 Common Misconceptions

Like everything else under the sky, SEO too has some realistic facts and some myths and misconceptions associated with it. Let us see what they are. Some truths about SEO include the sad reality that there are a number of firms out there who promise to employ SEO techniques to your website. However, many of … Continued

5 Steps to an Effective SEO Strategy

As a business approaches to effectively gain a customer base by having consistent web traffic on their website, it is important to look at organic ways to gain that traffic by following a proven set of principles. It is important to understand SEO for online marketing based on the ever-changing SEO landscape as well as … Continued