Category Archives: PC Support

Did you upgrade to Windows 10?

Many of my clients took advantage of the free upgrade to Windows 10.  The problem is no-one seems to have created any “backup” media to help reinstall the PC if/when the hard drive fails or Windows needs to be reinstalled. … Continue reading

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Why not have Two Screens Setup?

Why not let Bristol Computer Support set you up with 2 screens?  Most PCs already have the capability, and even if your PC does not – a cheap addon graphics card will resolve that problem! (1)  It’s low cost, a … Continue reading

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Spam email from someone I know…

A client just called me to say she had received an email from her husband, and was wandering how that was possible…he’s been dead for over 3 years. Spammer systems are programs or “robots” as they call them.  These programs … 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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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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Setting Internal Open Relay Exchange 2010

Setting Internal Open Relay Exchange 2010 I came across an issue recently at a client’s site. I replaced the company’s old SBS 2003 server with a new SBS 2011 server. This server has “Exchange 2010″ within it. Everything seemed fine. … Continue reading

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