Author Archives: mclark

About mclark

20 years, Computer Engineer. Bsc Hons Computer Science, Durham Uni.

How Do I Carry Out a Wifi Survey

Wifi site survey recommended for large buildings. Continue reading

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Unable to save files to ReadyNAS 0 bytes available

Unable to save stuff down to the ReadyNAS?  I found an interesteding issue.  The Apple Mac users could all see space on the ReadyNAS, but a PC user had 0 bytes free.  The unit reported space free, but not for … Continue reading

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Domain Name Health

Domain Name health check – full suite of health checks on DNS, MX etc. Continue reading

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This data was last used with version 17.0.15.208 of Sage Accounts. You are currently using version 17.0.12.200

So I send my Sage Accounts 2011 accounts backup file off to my accountant.  As far as I know, I had always updated the program.  I got it back, year end finished, looked at few things, then closed it down. … Continue reading

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C: Drive Reports Low on Disk Space

Low disk space on Dell laptop solved by moving 10Gb of email. Continue reading

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Remote Support Abroad

Using a cloud based remote control tool, www.teamviewer.com, I was able today to remote control into a customer’s netbook.  They needed a few things fixed, including Skype.  They were in a cybercafe in Bangkok, Thailand! If you need support, we … Continue reading

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Protecting the kids from the internet

Protect kids from adult sites, allow home work time, children protected from the net. Continue reading

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Free Backup Software

Just had an issue with a customer using Windows Mail 7.  No backup, of anything, but they had a drive – empty.  Found GFI Home Backup online – free for non commercial use.  Installed it, looks good.  Seems to do the … Continue reading

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Broadband speed issues

Another simple, yet important change to speed up a customer’s broadband connection.  Indeed, prior to this change, the router was losing signal from the TalkTalk provider.  The office is based in Cothem Hill, in Clifton/Redland Bristol. The office is based … Continue reading

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Error same IP address as another network card.

A PC had failed – major meltdown to the CPU.  I moved the hard drive over to the new setup, and installed the new drivers.  It worked, the operating system was Windows XP Pro.  Start – Run – CMD set … Continue reading

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