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26 June

Dealing With Hard Drive Crashes Today

Everything is on the computer these days. People talk to each other through online messaging programs such as Skype and MSN. Applications for jobs and volunteering are done online and some people spend their entire lives in front of a computer. Some people work at making the computer more functional, some work at to make it look pretty and some just try to figure out how to get to that higher level on some web-based game.

While there’s a lot of debate as to whether or not spending so much time in front of a computer is good for you, there is no denying how irritating it is when the computer doesn’t do as its told.

Of course, when dealing with an inanimate object there is no guarantee it’s going to listen to you anyway.

So what is hard drive crash? The hard drive is the piece of the computer that holds all your information and does all if its functions. If you’ve got a physical failure that can usually be determined by the noise your computer is making. If you are trying to turn your computer on and you hear some grinding, whirring or clicking noise, that’s a really good sign you’ve got a physical failure and you’d better stop trying to boot your device up. Some great tips on hard drive failure, particularly with RAID arrays, are here.

If you have started your computer and you start to notice the aforementioned sounds, that’s a pretty good sign your days are numbered.

The next part depends on how good you are with computers. This author is not very good with computers so if this issue ever happened, we would probably take it in to the shop to Read more…

14 April

RAID Repair Services In 2015

rroycRAID repair on your computer is sometimes confusing. Especially, if you are not a computer geek, it will drive you crazy to repair a redundant array of independent disks. However, if you are brave enough to give it a try, the first thing that you have to do is to look for a guide on the web. There are a number of online sources for RAID repair which can give you a step by step guide. Make sure that you gather the necessary equipments needed so that it will be easier for you to do the process. Once you finally obtain a guide, follow it and keep researching. This means that whenever you find it confusing; take time to research in order to know what it is all about.

You can also download specific software which can help you with the repairing process. Some of this software can be downloaded for free while others require a certain fee. Whatever you chose, the software will make the repair easier, especially if you do not know how to do it. Make sure that you do not attempt to do a repair if you are not familiar with everything. This will minimize your mistakes and the need for further RAID repair.

Tips For Successful HP ProLiant Data Recovery

For sure, you have already faced a problem that is usually common with people who own a computer and this common problem is called hard drive failure. This can be a serious if you have not paid heed to some common signs. This is why the moment you encounter some errors, it is necessary that you call a recovery engineer for them to find out where the problem lies. When it comes to HP ProLiant data recovery, the solution can be quite simple if you have started with checking the errors. Although you cannot perform the solution on your own, taking note of the error is going to be the first step to solving the problem.

When it comes to HP ProLiant data recovery, you do have have to options to choose from to recover your RAID setup. You can either consider remote recovery or on site recovery. If you are going to choose remote recovery, there is no need to visit the recovery site as the process is done by the engineers by simply logging on to a server. The process can be quick if the problem is not that serious. HP ProLiant data recovery can also be done on site. The solutions can be more advanced than the remote recovery option but a quick one. Read more…

13 April

A Good Website Marketing Company Makes Good Business

simEveryone is eager to start an internet business because of the low cost and ease of operating it.  An online business can be run without sales personnel and from the home of the owner. Renting a store is not needed. However, it is also difficult for an online business to be seen by customers and this is why a good website marketing company is needed to promote or advertise it.

There are hundreds of internet marketing companies and it is easy to find a good website marketing company to help you make …

21 March

Automating Things Can Be Simple

atcbsEtiquette Doyenne Miss Manners compares the answering machine with the butler in old-fashioned houses, screening and taking messages for Sir and Madame while permitting access during visiting hours. But modern-day business needs go far beyond the scope of a simple answering machine. New methods, devices, and services can function as 24-hour administrative assistants, research librarians, and gofers ready to handle your customers’ needs pronto – and they don’t demand a check at the end of the week.

There are four cheap and easy methods for automating your responses to specific client needs …

16 March

Computer Standardization Is Critical These Days

cso“YOU GOTTA LOOK AT THIS presentation I just put together,” a colleague said over the phone. “It’s in your electronic mailbox now.” I dutifully signed on, downloaded the file, and opened it up. Kind of. It looked like a programmer had been cursing his keyboard. Lots of symbols, a few real numbers here and there–but nothing presentable. Why? It was created in freelance Graphics for Windows; I don’t have Freelance, and I use a Mac.

The holy grail for computer manufacturers and publishers is to create a proprietary system that be comes …

05 March

Ancient Telecom: Funny Stuff

atfsIt all started when my third telephone answering machine joined its predecessors and quit taking intelligible messages. Because its warranty had expired, my options were to spend yet another $150 for a new one or $150 getting the old one repaired. Such is the economics of electronics.

It seemed like the perfect time to junk the answering machine and start getting my phone messages on my computer, where I already get my e-mail, news stories, faxes, and everything else worth saving. After all, my home office is kept toasty by two computers …

27 February

Phone Features You SHOULD Have

pfysIF YOU’RE LIKE MOST PEOPLE, THOSE ADORABLE brochures that are stuffed in with your phone bill get scrapped instead of read. Problem is, these are where the phone company touts its latest goodies–from 500 numbers to 100 new ways to use your pound (#) and star (*) keys. New services, it seems, are added monthly by local and long-distance carriers alike. You may be missing out on some cheap and easy ways to enhance your communications.

To keep you informed, we’ve rounded up the most useful new offerings. Note: All prices vary …

24 February

Privacy? What Exactly Is That??

pweitIF YOU THINK YOUR PRIVACY IS PROTECTED, GUESS again. Anyone with access to a computer and certain online services can dig up more about you in one afternoon than an old gumshoe could track down in a week. In just 10 minutes, for example, we found out Vice President Al Gore’s and House Speaker Newt at Gingrich’s home addresses and phone numbers, their lengths of residency, the value of their homes, and their estimated incomes, using the PeopleTracker database (CDB Infotek, 800-427-3747). PeopleTracker also provides another choice bit of information: The names, …