Windows Dynamic Lock to the rescue!

2021-07-22T17:40:19+01:00July 22nd, 2021|Technology News, Tips and Advice|

Using Windows Dynamic Lock in Windows 10 is a simple but effective way to automatically lock your computer when you step away from it. See how to use it on our video below or read on ... Why do you need Windows Dynamic Lock? Have you ever walked away from your computer while there is [...]

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Is your Technology Strategy a winner?

2021-07-01T13:17:00+01:00July 1st, 2021|Productivity, Remote Working, Security and Threats, Tips and Advice|

Why are we asking about your Technology Strategy in the same sentence as mentioning all the exciting (or nerve-racking) sports events taking place this summer? As we write, the England football team are still in the Euros – how far will they go? Then there’s Wimbledon tennis, the Tour de France cycling, Rugby League and [...]

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Office move – an IT checklist will save you a headache

2021-06-01T17:15:22+01:00June 1st, 2021|Tips and Advice|

There is so much to do for an office move and having an IT checklist to tick off will make the transition considerably easier, smoother – and less costly! Here are our tips … As lockdown eases and we resume more normal workplace practices, many are moving offices. One reason for this is that the [...]

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Tips on SharePoint – including SharePoint file sharing

2021-05-20T14:10:15+01:00May 20th, 2021|Cyber Security, Productivity, Remote Working, Tips and Advice|

SharePoint is a great platform for sharing work and collaborating with others both inside and outside your business. Learn what it is, how to share files etc … As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, working remotely became a necessity. As we move on, many people will continue to work from home, either full or [...]

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How to protect against Office 365 ransomware

2021-05-13T15:05:10+01:00May 13th, 2021|Cyber Security, Security and Threats, Tips and Advice|

You will no doubt be aware of the threat ransomware poses, especially as attackers are now targeting the cloud. Here’s what to do to protect against Office 365 ransomware … Briefly, for anyone who isn’t familiar with the term, ‘ransomware’ is a type of malicious software designed to block access to a computer system until money [...]

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Saving costs – why choose Windows Virtual Desktop?

2021-01-12T17:42:21+00:00January 12th, 2021|Productivity, Remote Working, Tips and Advice|

If you’re using Microsoft’s Remote Desktop or the Citrix alternative for your remote workers, you may find Windows Virtual Desktop saves you money … For a start, you may have had an unwelcome New Year’s surprise on your return to work; a price increase – particularly if you have a hosted service. This is ultimately [...]

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When to use Shut Down, Sleep or Restart on Windows

2021-01-14T11:37:24+00:00January 8th, 2021|Tips and Advice, Uncategorized|

If your computer runs Microsoft Windows, your Start menu offers the options of Shut Down, Sleep and Restart. If you want to know the difference and when to use each of them, here’s our guide … Shut Down and Fast Startup in Windows In older versions of Microsoft Windows, Restart and Shut Down both closed [...]

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How to set up quality Microsoft Teams video meetings

2020-12-09T17:13:16+00:00December 2nd, 2020|Productivity, Remote Working, Technology News, Tips and Advice|

Setting up your Microsoft Teams video meetings rooms to do business ‘post pandemic’? Here's how to run high-quality sessions from the office - without blowing away your IT budget! No doubt you're tired of people talking about the ‘new normal’ or the ‘new way of working’. Whilst many office-based staff are still working from home, [...]

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10 business essentials for working at home

2020-11-25T11:16:20+00:00September 22nd, 2020|Productivity, Remote Working, Tips and Advice|

With today’s government announcement that we should be ‘working at home if we can’, here are 10 essentials you and your staff need. Most of us ‘made do’ when remote working during the first few months of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, that’s no longer good enough and for businesses to look professional and reputable their [...]

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5 reasons you need Cyber Essentials

2020-11-25T11:17:44+00:00September 17th, 2020|Cyber Essentials, Cyber Security, Security and Threats, Tips and Advice|

Having Cyber Essentials certification not only protects your business but shows your clients and prospects you take cyber security seriously too. Coronavirus is something which is proving very difficult to control and is impacting our daily lives in ways that were unforeseen mere months ago. So, in business it’s vital that - where we can [...]

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