Author Archives: mclark

About mclark

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

Invoices attached as word documents

We’ve had a surge of PCs being infected by people clicking on “word document” invoices.  These invoices have come from email addresses that are new to the person, but if you think about, you are just as likely to get … Continue reading

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Microsoft Exchange Hosted Services for Small Businesses

BCS are resellers of all the Microsoft online/cloud services.  The main items that people are interested in are the replacements for Small Business Server, commonly called SBS.  Small businesses no longer need to purchase expensive hardware, but will have to … Continue reading

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Expanded into another Office, we linked them together

Maggs and Allen, based in Bristol, have been expanding for sometime.  They have now taken offices in Clifton, Bristol, not far from the triangle/Park Street. We linked the offices together, so that certain computer services could remain shared.  For example … Continue reading

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Keyboard for those with some vision/sight issues

BCS sell various devices and setup PCs for people with “sight impairments”.  One such is a special keyboard… This keyboard has the large keys, with clear larger lettering, making them far easier to use.  If you need a device like … Continue reading

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Can’t login to a Windows 7 PC, notebook or laptop?

Lost your password for your Windows 7? My client could not login to a damaged profile and did not know his password for the other user! With some clever software BCS can now reset these passwords for you. We have … Continue reading

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Beware: Email going around with “PayPal Notice” as the subject – please delete it

There is a nasty bit of email going around (see below, I’ve pasted it as plain text so as to lose all the links that are bad)…. It’s a con, a nasty and you should just delete it.  It’s a … Continue reading

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New customer and new WiFi network extended!

Great new customer on board – Social Betty, a PR Company based in Saltford, nr Bristol. An excellent company and we hope to keep fixing their PCs, MACs, networks and printers for a long time. One of the offices was … Continue reading

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Client Caught with Cryptovirus

What a nasty bit of code.  Client clicked on an attachment or link and that was it. It was awful to get rid of, eventually with a combination of tools, we managed to clear it off….but and it is a … Continue reading

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Widen your view

Why not improve your computer experience by expanding your screens? Perfect for research on one panel and working on the other panel, either for the home or work. These stands, with the correct screens and dual screen capability graphics, doubles … Continue reading

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Easy Way to Speed up your PC

BCS offer this simple, yet excellent idea to speed up your desktop PC or  laptop.  It is all based around a Solid State Drive or SSD.  You can now get SSDs that are 480Gb, for not a huge amount of … Continue reading

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