I am quite sure that there was an instance in your life that you were a bit **** with your computer’s performance. If you’re one of those users who are currently experiencing slow computer response time, this might be helpful for you. In this article, I’ll be sharing some tips on how you could tweak your computer to make it a bit faster.
Most of you might already experience having problems with your computer. Encountering errors or viruses is something that we couldn’t avoid all the time even if you have an updated antivirus program or a computer optimizer program. As a computer technician, I’ve already encountered hundreds of errors and viruses that literally gave me a headache. Most of them can be fixed easily but some are also hard to repair.
Years back when technology is not that advanced compared to now, I remember using those cellphones that look like walkie talkies and those small devices called beepers. At that time, computers were also not that popular and even browsing the internet could be really annoying because it keeps on disconnecting every now and then. Just imagine surfing the net with just 56kbps speed and with that kind of speed, downloading a movie back then could take days or even a... continue | comments (0)
Disk Partitioning is basically to divide your hard disk to multiple parts. Partitioning a disk isn’t really necessary but it could be helpful. In this article, I’ll be explaining some advantages if you would be partitioning your disk.
As a computer technician, I recommend partitioning because it could be better for your files. On my personal computer, I do have 3 partitions so that I could better organize my files. I have a separate partition for movies and also for documents.... continue | comments (0)
As we all know, all things has its lifespan including computers. Computers are already common nowadays and could be seen in most homes. Most of us might be aware that a single desktop computer or even a laptop has several parts. In a desktop computer, parts can be replaced easily but for a laptop, a laptop repair specialist is required because repairing a laptop is more complicated compared to repairing a desktop. Most of the time, we just replace a... continue | comments (0)
Have you experienced reformatting a computer and needing to reinstall all programs that were removed? Doing it manually could consume much of your time. In this article, I’ll be taking about a program that could help you automatically download basic programs after performing a clean install or if you just want to install additional applications.
As a computer technician, installing programs on multiple computers simultaneously could take several hours if done manually and it is really tiring to go back and... continue | comments (0)
As we all know, windows 8 is the latest operating system which was developed by Microsoft. It was released October last year but unfortunately, the newest release of Microsoft didn’t catch the attention of users.
In my own opinion, the previous operating system is still better than this one. I’ve tried using a laptop that is equipped with a windows 8 operating system and I didn’t like it much. Even if I’ll be given a copy of windows 8, I wouldn’t... continue | comments (0)
As we all know, tablets are becoming popular nowadays. It is becoming the modern computer and most people prefer using or bringing a tablet rather than a laptop. In this article, I’ll be specifying some points why tablets are now dominating the laptops.
Weight - on my own opinion, one of the best advantages of tablets compared to laptops are that they are lighter in weight. Laptops are known as portable computer wherein you could bring wherever you want but because... continue | comments (0)
Most of you might not be familiar with cloud storage. Basically, cloud storage is like a hard drive but the only difference is you need to access it using the internet because is it stored in a server that could be located anywhere depending on the host. This is a new technology that could really be helpful especially for those who are always on the go. Using cloud storage is easy and could only take you about a minute to... continue | comments (0)
We are all aware that every moment, our technology is getting better and better. Technology is being used and utilized for our convenience. One of the proofs of convenience from technology is what they call “e-banking” which means that you could easily access your bank account anywhere at any time.
Years back, we don’t have any choice but to go to the bank to transact but because of the advancement of technology; banking now could be done at the convenience of... continue | comments (0)
Have you experienced your computer being infected by a virus which wiped away all your files or a failing hard drive that suddenly can’t be recognized? Viruses and drive failures could result to corruption of personal and important files. Some can’t prevent the said problems and one of the solutions that we could do is to backup your files every now and then.
If you are one of those computer users that can’t resist eating and drinking besides your computer, this article might please you. Most of us are aware that electronic equipments are sensitive to dust, heat and especially water. In offices, computers are used in working and there are times we couldn’t prevent accidents or spilling liquids like coffee, juice and water into your keyboards.
Social networking sites are usually used to communicate with friends and share status and pictures but during the time of calamity here in the Philippines, Facebook and Twitter was used to help one another. During the flood, the said social networking sites were used to help those who are in need. I was amazed how the said social networking sites played a big role during that time.
You can become CCNA Security certified after passing Implementing Cisco IOS Network Security Exm code 640-554 IINS. The exam has a duration of 90minutes and consists of 50-55 questions
Exam questionss are multiple choices, drag and drop and lab simulation. The hardest to answer is the simulated questions where you are given a scenario... continue | comments (5)
UPS or an uninterruptible power supply is a device which immediately provides backup power during power failure. A UPS is normally used for computers or other devices such as networking equipments. This will allow the users to save everything to avoid data loss and properly shut the computer down. Having a UPS in a company is a must.
Many of you might already experience having a hard time looking for files on your desktop. There might be the search function that could help you though sometimes, you still need to look for it manually. I personally experienced having some problems in searching a certain file before. I don’t have any choice but to look for it on every single folder available. Searching a certain file makes it more difficult especially if you forgot the filename. In order to... continue | comments (0)
Many of you might not be aware on how to check if your computer can run specific games that you want. It would be really frustrating on your part if you bought a game that you could not use because your system doesn’t meet the minimum requirement needed. I was once a victim of this one. I bought a game which I didn’t know that it requires a high end video card for it to run properly on my computer.... continue | comments (0)
What are AIO printers? AIO printers or all in one printer is a printer combined with scanner, fax and copier. These kinds of printers are not just used in offices but also at home. As the term implies, almost everything you need is already in this device and not to mention the amount of space you can save by using this device. AIO printers may be a bit expensive compared to a regular printer because of its added functionalities but... continue | comments (0)
CISCO recently announced an increase in CCNA, ICND1 and 2 and CCDA Exam prices. You can read Cisco's statements regarding the increase below.
If you’ve used Vista before, you definitely know what a widget is. Widgets was basically introduced in Vista and normally was used for clock or news feed only. Widgets can also be used to monitor your system. Below are some examples of widgets that could be helpful for you.
Traffic Gadget – If you live in the US, this could be useful because it could provide you traffic updates and even help you choose the best way going to your destination.
What is the difference of a pirated software from the original one? There might be someone out there who is still asking for this question. As we all know, pirated softwares are illegal. Most of us wants to save money especially on softwares but is it worth it? You can even acquire a software for a couple of bucks or even free but the big question is, “is it reliable?” I’ve been a technician for a few years already and... continue | comments (0)
Internet savvy likes chatting and even making call from their friends from any part of the world. In the previous years, Yahoo messenger is the common and well used software applications to chat and make calls.
Recently, Skype dominates the cyber world through chat, calls, and even video calls. It even surpasses the popularity of Yahoo messenger.
In the past, Skype has released different versions in two options: free and premium.
In previous years, when you heard the word Google, everyone will think about it as search engine. As the years pass by, Google continuously developed new applications and provided new features among the existing applications.
Nowadays, Google has started dominating beyond the cyberspace by moving to the mobile world. Most of the mobile companies are continuously manufacturing cell phone units that use Google’s mobile operating software-Android.
Windows update is a feature from Microsoft which enables you to receive new updates or patches from them. Your computer might be working fine without any updates but it is really advisable to use this feature once in a while. To understand it well, I’ll be explaining why it is important.
Bug Fixes – If you’re experiencing any bugs, updating your computer might do the trick. This is common especially if the Windows that you are using is new or still... continue | comments (0)
Most of you might already be aware that almost everyone on earth knows how to use a computer but not anyone knows how to maintain a computer. Having a computer is also like having a car because you also need to take care of it and maintain it every now and then so that it can perform at its best. In this article, I’ll be sharing some tips on how to boost your computers performance without upgrading anything.
Many of you might not be familiar with DD-WRT. To start, DD-WRT is a linux based firmware which can be flashed to your router for additional features. This is an opensource program which means that it is free of charge.
Using DD-WRT on your router is almost the same as your current firmware. It also has a web gui which makes it easier to configure. You don’t need to be a computer geek to be able to use this one. Below... continue | comments (0)
As we all know, Windows 7 is the latest operating system from Microsoft. As I’ve said in my previous articles, Windows seven is almost like the speed of Xp but the graphics of Vista. So if you’re still using Xp or Vista, you could use these steps if you want to switch to Windows 7.
Before you proceed with the steps, make sure to backup all important files before anything else.
Microsoft Outlook is commonly used as an e-mail application though it also has added features like notes, contact manager, calendar, task manager and more which makes it more useful especially for business people. This is program is part of the Microsoft Office. In this article, I’ll be showing the steps on how to integrate your Gmail account on Microsoft Outlook.
As we all know, all programs installed in a computer can also be removed. Uninstalling a program is a very easy thing to do though some users do it the wrong way which can even result to a computer crash. Normally, users uninstall a program because they are not using it anymore or the disk space is very low which uninstalling is pretty much needed already.
VPN or Virtual Private Network is normally used by offices or for users that are always on the go, with the help of a VPN, you can securely access the files and resources which are based in your office or on a central network. Your IP address will depend on your server. If your VPN server is in Indonesia, then you’ll also be getting an Indonesia IP. That’s how VPN works. In this article, I’ll be showing you the simple... continue | comments (0)
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Anyway, I will tell you exactly how to solve PC problems. Let us start with the very basic troubleshooting techniques.
PC problems may be too easy or too hard to fix. To fix too easy computer problems, Try not to make the problem hard to fix... continue | comments (1)
If you are reading this article now then you already found one of the best PHP programming training school in the Philippines. Computer Networking Career and Training Center offers competency based hands On Php and MySQL programming short Course.
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You should learn the Basics of Networking as well as intermediate and advanced networking before you can become a Network Administrator.
You need to learn how to design a network, crimp a cat5e cable, configure TCP/IP's of Computer workstations, setup a network printer, configure internet connection sharing, Setup a... continue | comments (4)
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What Courses should you take to become a successful Web Developer? I will outline it to you from the basic course to advance level courses.
Before I begin I will tell you the learning path for this
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For those who are not familiar with remote access, it is the ability of a computer to connect to another computer and control it via network or internet by using a username and password for security purposes. Remote access has many use, it can be used to access your files and folders at home, access your office server or even in troubleshooting someone’s computer.
As we all know, the motherboard is the one holding all components inside the computer. It is where everything is connected. A computer can’t run without the motherboard because from the term itself, it is the main part of the computer. In this article, I’ll be giving you some of the signs of a failing motherboard.
In computers, a device driver is used for a certain device for it to work. There are devices that supports plug and play like the mouse, keyboard and some web cams but most devices really requires drivers for it to function well. In this article, I’ll be discussing about the importance of having updated device drivers.
This laptop was manufactured by Asus, one of the leading computer brands in the world. This laptop is basically made for gaming. If you want to have a gaming laptop, this might be the perfect one for you.
Processor: Inter Core i7 1.6GHz Quad- core
RAM: 8GB DDR3 1066Mhz
DISPLAY: 17.3” Full HD
VIDEO CARD: 1GB DDR5 ATI Radeon HD 5870 graphics
WIRELESS CONNECTIONS: WIFI 802.11 B/G/N, Bluetooth
Graphic cards or also known as video cards are the one in charge of displaying pictures in our screens. There are two types of video cards, the built in video card and the dedicated video card. Built in video cards are already embedded at the mother board while the dedicated video card are bought separately. When it comes to performance, dedicated video cards will be better compared to a built in. Most gamers are using dedicated video card to give... continue | comments (1)
There would be times that you’ll be experiencing network problems at home. If you don’t know the basics, your best solution might be to call someone who is good in computers. After paying him, you’ll realize that your LAN Router was just turned off or your LAN cable is not connected to your computer. These are some of the basics which most people are not aware about. If you know the basics, this would eliminate paying someone to turn your... continue | comments (0)
As we all know, printing back then is really expensive. A single printer cartridge would already costs you thousands of pesos depending on the brand. That is also why printing services back then was also expensive.
The new technology in printing arrived and this is called the Continuous Ink System Technology which became popular in 2005. This technology was the solution for the very high prices of ink cartridges.
Most of you might already saw what a Galaxy tab looks like. This tab was produced by Samsung, one of the largest cell phone companies in the world. They released the Galaxy Tab last September 2010.
- 1.0 GHZ ARM Cortex-A8 processor
- 7” TFT- LCD Display
- 3.2 mp rear camera and 1.3 mp front camera
- Android 2.2 (Froyo)
Years back, when laptop computers were introduced, their prices are really high. One of the very first laptops that were introduced back then was the Osborne 1 which costs around $1,795. Just imagine the price of that. The said laptop only has a 5” screen and can also display less than 52 characters per line. It may sound funny now but without it, laptops won’t be developed.
As we all know, troubleshooting is what we call the process of repairing a defective computer. As a computer technician, there would also be times that you’ll be experiencing funny moments with a computer. In this article, I’ll be sharing some of the troubleshooting bloopers that I’ve experienced back then.
Most of you might not be familiar with dual WAN routers. A dual WAN router is a router that offers two slots for WAN which allows you to use two ISP providers at the same time. Dual WAN routers are mostly used by companies to prevent internet downtime. As we all know, internet in our country is really not that stable compared to other countries and that is why having a dual WAN router can really be important.
Laptops are made for portability. Their size allows you to bring them wherever you go. As we all know, laptops depends on batteries besides the main power adapter. The life of the battery will depend on the user. In this article, I’ll be discussing ways on how to maximize the battery life of your laptop computers.
Lower your brightness – Diming your screen can help you maximize your battery life. This will increase your battery life by a few percent.
Due to the advancement of technology, wireless devices are slowly growing. There are different wireless products in the market nowadays; there is the wireless mouse, keyboards, headsets and more. And now, they’ve already invented the wireless printer. In this article, I’ll be discussing you on how to install a wireless printer.
So what’s new with the wireless printer?