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Clock Missing From Desktop

Is your clock not showing on your task bar on your desktop? If you have multiple screens, or just the one, follow these steps to make your clock re-appear: 1) Navigate to your task bar and right-click, choose 'Properties' 2) Under Taskbar, unclick 'Auto-hide taskbar buttons' 3) Click 'Show taskbar on all displays' and then [...]

Clock Missing From Desktop2017-08-02T13:58:00-04:00

Management Reporter 2012 “Connection to the Server” Error

When you start Microsoft Management Reporter 2012 (MR 2012) you receive one of the following error messages: "A connection to the server could not be established.  Check the server address and try again or contact your system administrator." or "Can't connect to the Management Reporter server." A simple quick check is to verify the times [...]

Management Reporter 2012 “Connection to the Server” Error2017-08-02T13:58:00-04:00

Simplifying the Geek Speak Series

Week #6 Welcome back to our new series of blog posts, Simplifying The Geek Speak!  Thanks for continuing to tune in.  For those of you just joining us…this blog is setting out to simplify the overly complicated. While many people prefer to use their mouse, I am a keyboard kind of person.  So, a special [...]

Simplifying the Geek Speak Series2017-08-02T13:58:00-04:00

Simplifying the Geek Speak Series

  Week #3 Welcome back to our new series of blog posts, Simplifying The Geek Speak!  Thanks for continuing to tune in.  For those of you just joining us…this blog is setting out to simplify the overly complicated. Let’s talk about how fast (or slow) your computer starts.  Many programs now start automatically when your [...]

Simplifying the Geek Speak Series2017-08-02T13:58:01-04:00

Simplifying the Geek Speak Series

Week #2 Welcome back to our new series of blog posts, Simplifying The Geek Speak! How many times have you asked a simple question, let’s say…”How do I make my computer run faster?”…and receive an answer along the lines of… “We need a check disk, a defrag, possibly a modification to the startup services and [...]

Simplifying the Geek Speak Series2017-08-02T13:58:01-04:00

Simplifying The Geek Speak Series

Week #1 Welcome to our new series of blog posts, Simplifying The Geek Speak! How many times have you asked a simple question, let’s say… "How do I make my computer run faster?”… and receive an answer along the lines of… “We need a check disk, a defrag, possibly a modification to the startup services [...]

Simplifying The Geek Speak Series2017-08-02T13:58:01-04:00

Microsoft Support to End April 8, 2014

  As of April 8, 2014, Microsoft will be ending all support for Windows XP, Office 2003 and Exchange 2003. What does this mean? Anyone still using any of these programs will no longer receive security updates, mainstream Microsoft support, or hot fixes, resulting in systems becoming extremely vulnerable to malicious software as well as [...]

Microsoft Support to End April 8, 20142017-08-02T13:58:01-04:00