Backing up your files in Windows

Backing up your data is an important part of using computers. Unfortunately, not enough people do it. With the recent changes in the Windows Operating System  Microsoft has been redesigning their backup utility, making it more powerful than ever. In the following video you will see how the Windows 7 Backup and Restore Utility can help you should you ever …

Office Files take long time to open Win 7/Server 2008

So, for troubleshooting purposes, mostly in an environment that has mixes operating systems, you might want to consider disabling SMB 2.0. You need to do so on both the “client” and the “server” operating systems. To disable SMB 2.0 for Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008 systems that are the “client” systems run the following commands: sc config lanmanworkstation depend= bowser/mrxsmb10/nsi …

Upgrading to Windows 7? Should I Make the Leap

Many customers are asking about Windows 7 and we are selling a ton of Dell PCs with Windows 7 so we thought we would provide some answers to the common questions we hear. Q: Can I upgrade my PC to Windows 7? A: The answer is likely YES, but we say NO. That is, if your pc is more than …