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Performance Computing is excited to announce a brand new service.

Remote Monitoring & Maintenance is a monthly or yearly subscription service with several options to allow us to remotely monitor and manage your PC and keep it in peak operating condition.

Depending on the plan you choose, we can:

  • monitor your PC for errors and impending hardware failures
  • maintain your PC by cleaning up temp files and unwanted programs
  • monitor your antivirus for issues, updates and infections.

With these services, we will know about problems and fix them, potentially before you even notice there is an issue.

Trouble-free computing is possible!

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Performance Computing now has an Online Scheduler!

Click on the link and you will be able to book an appointment with me right from my website. It is linked to my calendar so my avaiability is live and up to the minute!

Try it out and let me know what you think!

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive VIRUS! If you got an email claiming to be from WhatsApp, DO NOT open it. Delete it immediately. The email is a hoax that contains malware.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive If your computer is 5+ years old and it is behaving strangely, don't wait to get it fixed. You may lose data if you wait!

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive Microsoft just pushed out IE11. To fix broken websites click Gear at top right, click Compatibility View, click Add, click Close.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive Invoice number 5000! Thanks so much to all my loyal customers. It is a pleasure working for you.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive Lifetime CO2 for EVs vs the rest. In BC, my Focus Electric will produce 1/4 the CO2 of Prius, 1/3 of Plug In Prius.

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On May 21st 2013 I took delivery of my new Ford Focus ELECTRIC. It is a truly amazing car. It gets around 130-140KM of range from a single charge and recharges from empty in under 4 hours. There are also over 120 FREE electric vehicle chargers in the Fraser Valley.

2012 Ford Focus Electric

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive I just discovered HootSuite, an amazing website/app that creates a control panel for managing social media websites.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive VIRUS - Attacks using Remote Desktop port 3389. Copies user data, SQL and Exchange databases to passworded rar file. Change your RDP port!

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive If you're looking for a Windows 7 computer I can still get them from my supplier.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive If you use SkyDrive make sure folder and file names are not too long. Long file names cause Skydrive to crash and go to Welcome Screen.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive SCAM ALERT - Another call claiming to be from Microsoft saying PC is infected and they need to take control to fix it. Don't fall for it!

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive Joomla 3.0.3 was just released. I am very close to using it for production sites. Twitter bootstrap rocks!

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is advising people to temporarily disable the Java software due to security flaw.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive If you want a start button for Windows 8, try Start8. It's the best start button replacement out there.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive Be aware. Windows 8 RT tablets currently do not support web browsers other than Internet Explorer.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive I just setup a great solution for sharing 1 USB printer with 2 PCs automagically. You can buy it from NCIX.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive I found an interesting use for old motherboards. Siding for the tech shop on Bowen Island!

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive VIRUS - Email from Canada Post, UPS etc claiming package delivery failed. The attachment is a bad virus. Don't open it!

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive VIRUS - Live Security Platinum. Variants damage system files, tries to get you to buy it for $60. Remove it ASAP!

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive Secunia PSI is a great program for checking to make sure your programs are up to date. I use it on my own PCs.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive VIRUS - Called Security Shield. Best defense is to make sure Java, Adobe Flash and Adobe Reader are up to date.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive TIP - If you keep a lot of emails, you may want to avoid Windows Live Mail. I just dealt with 2 separate customers today with major issues.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive TIP - raising PCs and powerbars off the floor, even if only 2 inches, can save you from a flood. Small styrofoam blocks won't absorb water.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive Tis the season for PC crashes. In spring & fall when the weather changes, power supplies and hard drives frequently die.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive Still running XP? If your PC is more than 5 years old, upgrade soon or make regular backups. Hard drives only last so long.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive If you need to reboot a separate modem and router to restore your internet, make sure the modem is online before plugging in the router.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive When in doubt reboot! This applies to computers and other devices like routers and modems... If you are having problems, try rebooting first.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive When you get popups about updating Adobe Reader, Flash Player or Java, you must do these updates or you will be open to viruses.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive CMS stands for Content Management System. One common example of a CMS website is Wordpress... another is Joomla. We use Joomla regularly to build custom designed websites that the owner can update with new content on their own. It is very simple to do these updates - you don't need to know any code - just type in articles or other content and publish it to your site with a click of a button!

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12 November 2018

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