Posts Tagged Software

Microsoft Dynamics – Sales in a digital world

Microsoft Dynamics – Sales in a digital world

Sales, marketing & customer service people often utilize a CRM (customer relationship management) system for tracking contacts, interactions, appointments, opportunities, etc. This “electronic rolodex” is integral in the day-to-day activities of a salesperson. There are many platforms on the marketplace such as Salesforce.com, Sage CRM, Maximizer, Act, […]

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7 Reasons why it’s Time to give up on Windows XP

7 Reasons why it’s Time to give up on Windows XP

Although businesses have been getting rid of Windows XP for at least the last 3 years, the fact remains that as of March 2013, nearly 39% of the world’s PCs were still running Windows XP. That’s about 600 million PCs. Beginning April 8, 2014, security updates, non-security […]

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Web Filtering

Web Filtering

How are your employees using their time at work? Are you concerned that employees may be using the Internet for non-work-related surfing that can pose security threats, such as viruses, to your company network and reduce productivity? What is web filtering? Web filtering is a security solution […]

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Managing Conversations in Outlook

Managing Conversations in Outlook

How often do you search for an email that you sent or for an email that someone had replied back to? I often reference past emails to confirm information that was exchanged and spend too much time looking for “the one I want”. Well Outlook has a […]

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What is Dropbox?

What is Dropbox?

So what exactly is Dropbox? Dropbox is a file synchronization/backup service.  How would one use Dropbox? A basic example would be to install it onto two computers and have the contents of folders synchronize between each computer. This is nice and easy. You can just throw in […]

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Windows Key Shortcuts

If you like to use keyboard shortcuts, you may be interested in the shortcuts that the Windows key (winkey) delivers. This key allows a user to perform commonly performed tasks using the Windows key in combination with another key. Your PC must be running a Microsoft Windows […]

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Spam – More than Annoyance

Spam – More than Annoyance

Spam is more than an annoyance, it can negatively affect your business. It is critical to business owners, particularly online business owners, to invest in controlling spam. Before you can make an informed decision as to your best defense against spam, it is useful to first define […]

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Should I Make the Switch to Windows 7?

Should I Make the Switch to Windows 7?

Windows 7 has now been out for a couple of years and yet there are still people who are hesitant to upgrade to it. For the most part this is due to the horror movie we once called Windows Vista. After that Creature from the Black Lagoon […]

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My Computer is doing Something Weird

My Computer is doing Something Weird

Finding a good antivirus package can be a daunting task for anybody with a computer.  There are a lot of choices and as many opinions.  Once you have chosen a package there are no guarantees you will be problem free. Antivirus applications today deal with three basic […]

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Windows 7, The empire strikes back…..

Windows 7, The empire strikes back…..

As of April 7th, 2009, Microsoft has ended support of Windows XP, the longest running operating system in history.  The latest version, Windows 7 is now widely available, and has become the primary operating system available from all leading vendors.  Windows 7 is available in 3 distinct […]

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