Backups

Backups

August 17, 2016
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Sooner or later, you will lose the data on your PC.     Either you accidentally delete something (most common), the PC hardware fails (occasionally), or ransomware will get you despite your best efforts (hasn’t happened to anybody I know yet). What would you do if a thief stole your PC today?       Regular backups are essential ! There […]

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Ring of Steel

February 24, 2014
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Protecting your computer is really a lot like protecting your home. Lock the Door The first step of home protection is making sure existing locks work.  If the front door lock is broken, then the rest of the security plan doesn’t work that well. For your computer, that means ‘locking down’ the programs on your […]

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Predicting the Future

November 1, 2012
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Your garage will burn down soon Let’s say that ‘destiny’ requires that your garage burn down this weekend.   The Fire Department will arrive quickly, and put out the blaze, and save what they can.  But your car and those prize winning flowers you have been nursing for years are beyond saving. What if mid-week the […]

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