Category: PC Support Articles

May 12

HDMI, Display Port and MHL

  Type of HDMI Connectors Normal (from HDMI Version  1.0)  Mini (from HDMI Version  1.3) Micro (smallest) – looks like micro-usb (from HDMI Version  1.4) Type of HDMI Cables Standard HDMI Cable – for 720p and 1080i resolution video. Standard HDMI Cable with Ethernet – adds support for 100-mbps ethernet. High Speed HDMI Cable – for …

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Apr 15

Microsoft SQL Server Express

Microsoft Desktop Engine (MSDE) Limited to 2GB databases Size SQL Server 2005 Express and SQL Server 2008 Express Limited to 4GB databases Size Limited to 1 CPU (multiple core) and 1 GB RAM SQL Server 2008 R2 Express  http://www.microsoft.com/sqlserver/2008/en/us/R2Downloads.aspx Limited to 10GB databases Size Limited to 1 CPU (multiple core) and 1 GB RAM No …

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Mar 18

Setup Office 365 Exchange Email On Andriod Device Step By Step

Setup Office 365 Exchange Email On Andriod Device Step By Step 1. Choose the Apps –> Email 2. Click on the + 3. Key in the Email and Password, then choose Manual setup. 4. Choose Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync 5. Change the Domain\userame to full email address , and Exchange server to Mail.domain.com 6. Choose Continue …

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Mar 18

Setup Office 365 Exchange Email On Apple IOS Device Step By Step

Setup Office 365 Exchange Email On Apple IOS Device Step By Step 1. Go to Settings –> Mail, Contacts, Calendars –> Microsoft Exchange 2. Key in the Email account and Password. Choose Next. 3. Choose the object you wan to synchronized. And choose save. It’s Done !!!

Dec 08

Kaspersky Lab is perceived as the best anti-malware brand for business

Kaspersky Lab is perceived as the best anti-malware brand for business 06 Dec 2012 Business News Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content and threat management solutions, is top choice anti-malware brand globally According to the Global IT Security Risks Survey, conducted by B2B International for Kaspersky Lab, the Kaspersky Lab brand has outstripped …

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Nov 15

How to Turn Off “Enable Editing” in Microsoft Office 2010

How to Turn Off “Enable Editing” in Microsoft Office 2010 1.    Open any Office 2010 application (Ex: Word or Excel). 2.    Click on Office or File button, and select Options. 3.    Under Options select “Trust Center” in the left pane. 4.    Click on Trust Center Settings in the right pane.   5.    Click on the …

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Nov 07

TeamViewer Apps For Mobile

TeamViewer mobile apps – for when you’re on the road Are you often on the road and need to connect to your office computer and customer’s servers or provide spontaneous support to customers ? TeamViewer apps for Android and Apple(Iphone & Ipad) allow you to be mobile and flexible to handle any situation. License: Free …

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Nov 05

NAS – Network Attached Storage

NAS – Network Attached Storage (like harddisk connected in a network) NAS – Network Attached Storage is a system consisting of 1 or more hard drives, an operating system and an Ethernet connection . This system connects to your network, allowing those on the network to share files and access from a central location, along …

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Oct 22

UPS – Uninterruptible Power Supply , Protect your computer from unexpected power disruption

UPS stands for Uninterruptible Power Supply It is an electrical apparatus that provides emergency power to a load when the input power source, typically mains power, fails. An UPS difference from an emergency or standby generator or an auxiliary power system in that it will provide near-instantaneous protection from input power interruptions , by supplying energy …

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Oct 17

Windows 8 – Preview Introduction

The New Generation of Microsoft Operating System “Windows 8” is going launch . Unlike previous versions of Windows update , Windows 8 system not only do usually characteristic function updated and optimized , Windows 8 using a new Windows interface, the built-in Windows Store , support for the ARM architecture, and many other new design …

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Oct 09

Start Google Hangout Step By Step

The reason Why we using google hangout . Connect from any Device You can start and join hangouts from your computer , smartphone and tablet . Chat face-to-face-to-face Google hangouts can make free videos calls with up to 10 people . Hang out right in Gmail Instantly go from an email conversation to a group …

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Oct 05

Windows 7 Quick Reference – Cool Quick Keys

1) Basic Start menu    My Computer  + <E> Create new folder <Ctrl> + <Shift> + <N> Zoom    + <+> Connect to projector  + <P> Flip 3D   + <Tab>   2) Windows Management  Peek at the desktop + <Space> Show/Hide desktop  + <D> Minimize all windows   + <M> Minimize other windows   +<Home> Maximize   + <↑> Minimize/Restore …

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Oct 04

Windows Mouse Tricks

How to maximize a window ? Drag the title bar to the top. How to Scroll sideways in Excel? Holding down the shift key while scrolling will take you sideways. How to minimize all windows except the active window ? “Click/Hold and Shake title bar” Then if you want to restore all the windows you …

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Sep 28

Buy a Windows 7 PC and get Windows 8 Pro for $17.99

The offer is for customers (e.g. Home users, students, and enthusiasts) who purchase a qualified PC. A qualified PC is a new PC purchased during the promotional period with a valid Windows 7 OEM Certificate of Authenticity and product key for, and preinstalled with: Windows 7 Home Basic Windows 7 Home Premium Windows 7 Professional …

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Sep 28

JdiskReport – Disk Space Manager

JDiskReport enables you to understand how much space the files and directories consume on your disk drives, and it helps you find obsolete files and folders. The tool analyses your disk drives and collects several statistics which you can view as overview charts and details tables. JDiskReport runs on Windows, Mac, Linux, and other platforms. …

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Sep 27

Improve Work Productivity by Using Dual Screen

Are you working with a “Single LCD Display Monitor PC” , that is running both Outlook and Excel? Like This. Well, there is a new way to do work, you can use “Dual LCD Display Monitor PC”. You can view Outlook and Excel at the same time.

Sep 27

Improve Work Productivity By Using Dual Monitor PC

Over the last few years, the cost of staffing has been increasing faster than the office staff productivity. This has lead many people in seeking new alternative ways to improve work productivity in the office. We have a simple solution to this.  You can add in a 2nd monitor to turbo boost work productivity. Many …

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Aug 29

How to re-initialize the offline files cache and database

Method 1 The Offline Files cache is a folder structure located in the %SystemRoot%\CSC folder, which is hidden by default. The CSC folder, and any files and subfolders it contains, should not be modified directly; doing so can result in data loss and a complete breakdown of Offline Files functionality. If you suspect corruption in …

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Jul 27

DVI-A , DVI-D , DFP , SVGA Connectors

Jul 24

How To Optimize Web Server Performance in Windows Server 2003

Disable Nonessential Services Disable Windows Server 2003 services that are not required for a dedicated Web server. To do this, follow these steps: Click Start, point to Programs, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Computer Management. Under Computer Management (Local), expand Services and Applications, and then click Services. In the Status column, each service that is running is labeled “Started.” The …

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Jul 20

How to send scheduled email in Outlook 2010

Outlook 2010 allows you to schedule an e-mail to be sent at the specified date and time in the future. To do that, follow next steps:     1.    Create the new e-mail.     2.    On the Options tab, in the More Options group, click the Delay Deliverybutton:     3.    In the Message Options dialog box, locate the section entitled Delivery Options:   4.    Select the option …

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Jul 17

How can Public DNS Servers improve web surfing performance?

DNS (Domain Name System) is the online service that translate a web url to an IP address. Whenever you surf the web, your ISP will perform a DNS lookup to translate the URL to its IP address before it can render the pages. As web pages become more complex, the number of DNS lookup increase …

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Jul 17

Google Hangout – Best Free Video Conferencing

Why Google+ Hangout? Free Support up to 9 users Can screen-share (select desktop/windows) can also connect Apple/Android Smartphone/Tablets to the video conferencing can broadcast the meeting live via yotuube for private viewing can record the meeting to youtube for private viewing. Cool apps available (new apps are still in development) http://www.google.com/+/learnmore/hangouts/ Note : you will …

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Apr 24

Compare “Office 365” and “Google Apps for Business”

   

Mar 02

Straits Times DL Awards – “Best Mainstream/Gaming/Business Ultrabooks/Notebooks 2012”

Best Mainstream Notebook Samsung Series 7 Chronos (large screen 15.6″)  (Editor’s Choice)  HP Pavilion DV6 (powerful graphics) (Reader’s Choice) Lenvo Ideapad Y750 Asus N45SF (Best Audio – Bang & Olufsen) Acer 4755G (Best Value) Best Gaming Laptop MSI GT780R (Editor’s Choice) Dell Alienware M17x (Reader’s Choice) Asus G74Sx Toshiba Qosmio X770 (Best looks) Samsung Series 7 Gamer …

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