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Be the first to know with Ebay Alerts

Sometimes when searching for that hard to find part or missing item that will complete your collection it cannot even be found on Ebay. Did you know that your search can be saved and you can even be sent an email every time a new item matching your search is listed?

Garbage

Clean up before yourself

One of the most disliked tasks a P.C. support person is asked to undertake is to “clean up” a system, which equates to cleaning up someone else’s mess or treasure. From time to time this consultant is requested to clean up a computer. More often than not there is nothing wrong with the computer. The…

Hard Disks are not back-up solutions

What really gets my back up

One of the things that frequently gets my back up is when I eagerly browse the latest electronic / computer catalogues to arrive in my letter box only to see external hard drives being advertised as back-up devices. Whether USB or Firewire, powered or self powered, an external drive is NOT A BACK-UP solution.