If you get one of the numerous scareware pop-ups that are circulating on the Internet (see photo at left) that say your computer is infected with malware and that you must call to get it unblocked, don't click on the X to close it. That usually doesn't work. Instead, … [Read more...] about Use Control, Alt, Delete to Get Rid of Scareware Pop-ups
The other day a customer asked me how to import contacts into the Windows 10 mail app. Here are the steps you take: 1. Before adding your account to the Windows 10 mail app go to outlook.live.com. 2. Sign in with your existing Microsoft account or create a new one. … [Read more...] about How to Import Contacts Into Windows 10 Mail App
I finally took the time to get rid of Time Warner cable and I couldn’t be happier. I’ve been a Time Warner cable and Internet customer for many long, expensive years. I’ve always thought their prices for cable TV were exorbitant, but I didn’t want to take the time to look for … [Read more...] about Free Local TV Channels!
Happy Birthday Computer Fixx! We’re celebrating our ninth year in business providing computer services in Wilmington, NC. Since our business opened on January 1, 2008, we’ve serviced thousands of computers, and we’d like to take this opportunity to thank all of the many … [Read more...] about Happy Birthday Computer Fixx!
November 30th 2016 is Computer Security Day. As so many people are victimized by online criminals these days, make sure you do the following to minimize the chance of having your identity, data, or money, stolen. 1. Make sure you have Windows updates enabled. 2. Install an … [Read more...] about Today is Computer Security Day