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Windows 10, the offer to refuse

June 4th, 2015 · 5 Comments

In the last 2 weeks, Windows 7 and 8 users have noticed a new icon in the lower right-hand side of the screen. If you hover over it you get a “Get Windows 10” offer. We are Ward Computers do NOT recommend accepting Microsoft’s offer for Windows 10. It is in public Beta, which means […]

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Tags: Soap Box · Software

Got Questions? Ask away!

September 16th, 2014 · No Comments

Do you have a Technology. Computer, Server, Network or Security¬†Question and don’t know who to ask? Jump on over to Ward Computers LinkedIn account, follow us and ask away! https://www.linkedin.com/company/ward-computers?trk=nmp_rec_act_company_name

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Tags: Backing up · E-Mail Issues · Hard Drives · Hardware · Internet · Malware · Networking · Optimizing · Purchasing · Security · Software · Speeding Up · Trojans · Virus · Wireless · Worms

Got Tech Questions?

September 3rd, 2014 · No Comments

Do you have a Technology Question and don’t know who to ask? Jump on over to Ward Computers LinkedIn account, follow us and ask away! https://www.linkedin.com/company/ward-computers?trk=nmp_rec_act_company_name

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Tags: Backing up · E-Mail Issues · Hard Drives · Hardware · Internet · Malware · Networking · Optimizing · Purchasing · Security · Software · Speeding Up · Trojans · Virus · Wireless · Worms

Is it time for your business to get a Point of Sale System

July 18th, 2014 · No Comments

Sometimes the $39 cash register is not enough. Retail small business owners looking to have more control over transactions or who want to simplify the checkout process for their customers might want to consider a POS (Point of Sale) system. At the heart of each POS system is a computer running specialized POS software. The […]

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Tags: Hardware · Purchasing · Software

On July 14, 2015, Microsoft will end extended support for all varieties of Windows Server 2003

July 14th, 2014 · No Comments

Here are the beginning of “the end” warnings for all of you using Windows Server 2003. This will occur 1 year from today. You need to start budgeting for replacing these servers in the next 12 months! Don’t forget since they are servers all the programs and sharing you do on them will have to […]

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Tags: Purchasing · Security · Soap Box · Software