Posts by Paul Betteridge

Get Back to Brand New with a Refreshed Computer

Remember how well your computer ran when you first brought it home? It was booting so fast, files were whizzing around at light speed, and no matter how many tabs you had open, nothing was slowing that baby down. It was spotless, inside and out. Then one day you turned it on and everything was…

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How to Search Google Safely

We all love our Google, quickly finding everything we need on the Internet. It’s replaced dictionaries, encyclopedias, instruction manuals, newspapers and in many cases, even doctors. However, sometimes your search results aren’t the real thing and can be downright malicious. Here’s how to search safely. November Newsletter: How to Search Google Safely    

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The Laptop Fixers re-brand to iFixTech

Over ten years ago, Paul Betteridge worked part time repairing and supplying laptops.  95% of all repairs and sales were laptops and the laptop market was booming!  As Paul received more and more repairs, it was make or break time, go full time with his repair business or continue as a software developer.  This was…

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Looking for a job fixing iPhones, iPads, PCs and Macs

Repair Technician Jobs

We are currently looking to hire a part time repair technician.  You must have experience repairing devices and diagnosing computer issues.  You will be working in a customer facing environment.  If you think you can repair dozens of devices every day then get in touch.  Apply here.

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Why Do People Create Viruses?

What motivates people to create computer viruses and what benefit they get out of it. Check out our newsletter here Financial Gain – Virus creators want to make money and they do this by grabbing your login details or credit card info.    Once they have the info they need, they can transfer your money…

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Why Your Windows Updates Are More Important Than Ever

windows updates

Just one simple security patch, issued by Microsoft months before the global WannaCry cyber attack was all it took to prevent WannaCry from getting onto your PC and prevent it from spreading globally – however, many computers did not have the latest updates which caused a massive breach in the network the computer was linked…

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How To Keep Your Tech Squeaky Clean

Keep your tech clean

Its important to keep your tech clean which helps reduces overheating and also ensures your computer and tech lasts longer.  Check out our latest newsletter below with some great tips to keep your squeaky clean. Newsletter: How To Keep Your Tech Squeaky Clean

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How Do I Prevent Ransomware

Ransomware

Chances are, you know someone, or an organisation who has suffered from a ransomware attack.  Today’s cyber attack on the NHS proves that anyone is a target!  Check out this guide on how to prevent Ransomware. What is Ransomware? Ransomware is installed software which quite literally holds your computer to ransom by locking your computer and encrypting…

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How Many Good Battery Habits Do You Really Have?

6 Brilliant Ways Managed Services Can Work For You

Batteries are the life of your laptop and mobile phone – something you hardly every notice or even talk about – until they are drained – then you’ll desperately start begging everyone for a charger hoping to get enough juice to see you until the end of the day! Check out our latest newsletter giving you some…

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