Contact us today!
(469) 567-0181
(903) 458-9400
facebooktwitterlinkedinA PC Geek RSS Feed

A PC Geek Blog

A PC Geek has been serving the Waxahachie area since 2001, providing IT Support such as technical helpdesk support, computer support, and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

Tip of the Week: On or Off, Which is Better For Your PC at the End of the Day?

b2ap3_thumbnail_on_or_off_400.jpgAfter a long, hard day at the office, you might be tempted to just log off of your workstation so you can get right back into it the next day. However, you also have the option to shut down the PC, which can be beneficial at times. So, what should you do; power down your desktop, or simply log off? Both have their own pros and cons, so it’s important that you’re informed of how you make this decision.

Recent comment in this post
Aaron Kenyon
After attending the long shift in the office you are exhausted and want a vacation and it’s all up to you. Thus so https://www.aus... Read More
Thursday, 23 January 2020 00:03
Continue reading
1 Comment

4 Ways to Troubleshoot Network Performance Issues

b2ap3_thumbnail_rmm_it_400.jpgAre you experiencing performance issues with your computer network? Does it seem like it’s not running as effectively as it used to? Given the nature of technology, eventually, you’ll have to replace all of your computer hardware. But before you do, give your network a boost by trying these four IT maintenance best practices.

Continue reading
0 Comments

This History of the Autocorrect is as Fascinating as it Sounds

b2ap3_thumbnail_automated_corrections_400.jpgHow often does autocorrect breathe down your neck when you type out emails or documentation? We might have it now, but before autocorrect was introduced, every little mistake had to be resolved manually, without the help of technology. So, we salute you, autocorrect; saving us from the grammar police since the early 90s.

Continue reading
0 Comments

US Navy to Pay Microsoft $9 Million to Keep Windows XP Going

b2ap3_thumbnail_logo_navy_windows_xp_400.jpgWith Windows 10 to be launched on July 29th, all thoughts are drifting toward the inevitable upgrade to Microsoft’s brand-new operating system. However, we’d like to take a moment to travel back in time to last spring, when Windows XP expired. Remember how we warned that your business would need to shell out big bucks for custom support if you want to keep running Windows XP? It turns out that there are some who just can’t let go of the expired OS; including the US Navy.

Recent comment in this post
Emma Lesina
Windows XP is going for the expansion of the terms and conditions for the humans... The ideal method and path is done for the move... Read More
Tuesday, 11 June 2019 00:23
Continue reading
1 Comment

Tip of the Week: Don’t Lose Sleep Over Lollipop’s Alarm Clock Bug

b2ap3_thumbnail_android_alarm_clock_400.jpgIf you’re an Android enthusiast, you’re aware that Google issued an upgrade to the operating system known as Android 5.0, Lollipop. In addition to a significant graphics overhaul and some functionality changes, one potential issue might have flown under your radar in the form of your Android’s alarm clock application.

Recent comment in this post
Ruby Pohlman
Don’t lose sleep if you are facing hectic routines as it will damage your health and cause many other problems. Likewise https://t... Read More
Tuesday, 21 April 2020 23:18
Continue reading
1 Comment

Sign Up for Our Newsletter

captcharefresh

Powered by ChronoForms - ChronoEngine.com

Blog Archive

Free Consultation

Sign up today for a
FREE Network Consultation

How secure is your IT infrastructure?
Let us evaluate it for free!

Sign up Now!

freeconsultation
 

Tag Cloud

Security Tip of the Week Technology Privacy Cloud Best Practices Internet Productivity Microsoft Hackers Malware Software Business Computing Google Business Miscellaneous Workplace Tips Windows 10 Computer Backup Efficiency Innovation Hosted Solutions Windows Hardware IT Services Health Mobile Devices Mobile Computing User Tips Communication IT Support Business Management VoIP Server Network Data Quick Tips Smartphone Email Virtualization Holiday Save Money Going Green Remote Computing Business Continuity Mobile Device Management Operating System Saving Money Social Media Upgrade Office Disaster Recovery Apps Alert Android Chrome Small Business Best Practice Antivirus Employer-Employee Relationship Ransomware The Internet of Things Big Data Managed Service Provider Microsoft Office Mobility Social Application WiFi Facebook Identity Theft Current Events Lithium-ion battery Government Printer Information Technology Spam BYOD Bandwidth Unified Threat Management Hacking Tablet Passwords Law Enforcement History Office Tips Analytics Search Gmail Password Saving Time Browser Streaming Media Hard Drives Maintenance Education User Error communications Work/Life Balance Fraud Computers Disaster Telephone Systems Humor Avoiding Downtime Phone System Router Recovery Encryption Apple Network Security Automation Remote Monitoring Tech Support Gadgets Smartphones Users USB intranet Net Neutrality Firewall iPhone Laptop Collaboration Data Management Money Wireless Transportation Shortcut Business Intelligence Content Filtering Online Currency Managed IT Services Internet Exlporer Point of Sale Biometrics PowerPoint Social Engineering Telephony Customer Service Cost Management Retail Wi-Fi Virtual Reality BDR Google Drive Entertainment DDoS Flexibility Mobile Office Benefits VPN Cybercrime IT Solutions Risk Management App Office 365 Managing Stress Private Cloud Wireless Technology IT Consultant Fax Server Outlook Update Data Loss Printer Server Personal Information Wearable Technology Marketing Budget Administration Proactive IT Cleaning Display Phishing End of Support Running Cable Worker Commute Inbound Marketing Robot Save Time Emails Networking Audit Advertising Video Games Twitter OneNote Data storage Hacker Human Resources Near Field Communication PDF Legal Uninterrupted Power Supply Website RAM OneDrive Keyboard Ebay Bring Your Own Device Paperless Office Computer Accessories Text Messaging Amazon Internet of Things Politics Blogging Bloatware CPU Workplace Applications Hiring/Firing IT consulting Miscelllaneous Mouse Artificial Intelligence Distributed Denial of Service Scalability Smart Phones Sports Experience Slow Touchpad Branding HIPAA Network Congestion eWaste How To Music Windows 8 Travel Operating Sysytem Regulations WIndows 7 Television Storage ISP Files Books Vendor Management Two-factor Authentication 3D Printing Bluetooth Trending Black Market Computing Chromecast Electronic Medical Records Customer Relationship Management User Cameras SharePoint HaaS Instant Messaging Data Theft Excel Prodcuctivity Administrator Safety Best Available Reputation Teamwork Battery CloudSync Online Backup Access Emergency Presentation Meetings Hosted Solution Automobile Compliance Science Programming

Top Blog

Let's look at the definition of disaster. dis·as·ter A calamitous event, especially one occurring suddenly and causing great loss of life, damage, or hardship, as a flood, airplane crash, or business failure.To A PC Geek, a disaster is anything that involves a major loss of data or major downt...
QR-Code