Scam Phone Calls

Scam Phone Calls Scam phone calls are all too common these days. If you notice that you begin receiving spam calls more frequently, it’s a good practice to not answer any from unfamiliar numbers. If you do pick up, don’t say anything. Scammers can potentially record your voice and gather information on you, potentially reusing your voice signature to authorize …

Expired Adobe Subscriptions

Expired Adobe Subscriptions If someone in your organization has an expired subscription for an Adobe product, you need to call Adobe to have them remove the expired license. Expired licenses can cause issues when the subscription is allowed to lapse. When you try to renew a lapsed subscription and aren’t able to, a new subscription is created, but the expired …

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An Added Benefit For Our Managed Prevent Clients

An Added Benefit For Our Managed Prevent Clients Decypher has recently made a commitment to improving our processes in blocking unicode domain phishing. Unicode phishing uses emails and domains with characters that are so similar to the real thing that they can trick people into thinking the links are legitimate. Luckily, our email spam solution, Proofpoint, quarantines email from unicode domains …

Windows Tips

WINDOWS TIPS We all love saving time! Check out this brief list of Windows keyboard shortcuts and tips to add to your workday efficiency repertoire. Windows key + left arrow or right arrow will automatically split the screen for you. Windows key + up arrow will maximize the current window. Windows key + down arrow will restore the window to …

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Mac Screenshots

MAC SCREENSHOTS Your Mac comes with some useful tools to take screenshots. Depending on how you would like to use a screenshot, there are three ways to accomplish this. The most general of the three is to screenshot your entire screen. To do this, hit Command + Shift + 3 and a PNG file of your entire screen will be …

Split-Screen Tips

SPLIT-SCREEN TIPS Working while traveling can be frustrating when you don’t have that beloved second monitor to utilize. This tip can help! On a PC while you have at least two applications, files or individual web pages open, left-click the mouse to “grab” one of the windows or files and drag it to the side of the screen that you …

Managed Services Team – Behind the Scenes

MANAGED SERVICES TEAM – BEHIND THE SCENES Our Managed Services offer a wealth of great benefits. Here’s a brief snapshot of what our technicians are up to on a daily basis to keep our Managed Service Clients’ technology running smoothly, safely and consistently: We monitor servers for functionality to prevent unexpected issues like a drive filling up causing bottlenecks in …

Removing Dropbox from your computer

While it’s a convenient workflow to have Dropbox linked directly to your computer, it also has the potential to significantly slow the computer’s performance. The larger the quantity and size of files saved to the linked Dropbox account, the more likelihood there is for lag time. Frustrating as it may be when this happens, you must unlink your Dropbox account …

2019 Technology Declutter

2019 Technology Declutter With the speed that technology evolves and as we continually upgrade, Pin, save, and snap it can become overwhelming to manage. If you make a plan and tackle it in digestible pieces, decluttering doesn’t have to be such a daunting task. Here are some suggestions to button up your 2019 tech to head into 2020 with a …

2019 Holiday Tech Gift List

2019 Holiday Tech Gift List Every year, our technicians come up with great recommendations for their favorite holiday tech gifts. Check out what’s hot for 2019! The new Instax Mini 9 Instant Camera is a fun gift for anyone! The Mini 9 is very user-friendly, comes in many colors, has endless accessory options and even features a selfie mirror for …