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Password Manager

Why not use a password manager such as Dashlane. A really good tool, it helps keep your passwords strong, different and protected while allowing you easy access to the systems you need. It will even let you know if your passwords/systems … Continue reading

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Really Annoyed – Scammer has targeted my client!

One of my clients, based in Bristol, is in his 80s. He was having some issues with TalkTalk – the line wasn’t so good or something. About the same time, a call came in, claiming to be from TalkTalk. They … Continue reading

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Shredding data before you give your PC away…

matthew.clark@bristol-computer-support.co.uk Your old PC was full of your data.  Maybe you had all your family photos, a copy of your passport that you scanned in when you bought your flat?  You might have an excel file with your pension details?  … Continue reading

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Dropbox app not connecting to sync your files

Hi All, If you use Dropbox and Eset Security products, you might have noticed it has stopped working and files are no longer syncing – something about cannot make a connection using SSL or something. Run this update from the … Continue reading

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MESH WiFi Installation Bristol

We’re installing 2 or 3 WiFi Mesh installations a week here at Bristol Computer Support. Clients previously had powerline devices, cables everywhere and randem access points placed around their houses and businesses.  With MESH, we taking all that away, replacing … Continue reading

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Scams, Cons and Spam

Scammers use email (spam), web pages, texts and phone calls Never trust anything that anyone sends or tells you over the phone Contact the company direct using contact details “not from the potential scammer” Login direct to the service in … Continue reading

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Microsoft Quotes – can’t see where to get a quote going?

If you’re struggling to find your login to generate a partner quote or to carry out general admin on your account, then the URL below take you there. https://portal.office.com/Partner/Default.aspx Login with you first account, the xxxx@xxxx.onmicrosoft.com account. Tweet This Post

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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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