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Should I repair my IPad, IPhone, or IPod?

This is a cross blog from Lisa at Call That Girl.   Do it yourself. A common phrase for a lot of people who either prefer to be self reliant or are looking to save on costs. But what happens when a “do it yourself” attempt ends up causing more problems than you started with? […]

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What’s the cost of Free Software??

  What’s the Cost of Free Software?   This blog is a cross blog by  Eric Salce of Gem State Computers, and Lisa at Call That Girl I much like everyone else like a good deal, and what deal is better than free? Sure we have been there, hanging out online, and you stumble across, […]

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What to do if your electronics get wet.

We have all been there. You knock your iPod of the counter into the dogs water, your cell phone ends up in the pool thanks to a friendly toddler, or coffee is spilled in your laptop. Now what? That depends on the device. Follow the steps below to minimize your chances of damage to your […]

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Libre Office

LibreOffice is a comprehensive, professional-quality productivity suite that you can download and install for free. There is a large base of satisfied LibreOffice users worldwide, and it is available in more than 30 languages and for all major operating systems, including Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X and Linux (Debian, Ubuntu, Fedora, Mandriva, Suse, ...). You […]

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New Email Virus doing the rounds

This virus is similar to the dhl / fed ex virus I posted about earlier in the year.   Unsuspecting people are receiving the following or very similar in their in box. What ever you do DO NOT download the file and run it.  The file is usually called refund-form.exe   This IS a virus, […]

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FedEx Express / DHL Virus

Just recently, here at Cadishead Computers, we have had a major influx of viruses, which have originated from a email. The email is as below From: FedEx Express Services [mailto:manager.no.xxxxxxx@xxxxxxx.com] Sent: 12 November 2010 08:57 Subject: FedEx Invoice copy No05486632 Your package has been returned to the FedEx office. The reason of the return is […]

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Is your keyboard causing you serious injury?

Lately, I've heard a few stories about people getting Carpal Tunnel Syndrome from typing too much.   This is something every computer user should be aware of and since are reading this blog computer users, I urge you to pay attention. In this article, I will go over what exactly carpal tunnel is, what some […]

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5 Ways to Elimiate Eye Strain

Let me just say that I am one of the biggest offenders when it comes to taking care of my "computer" eyes. I am on the computer a lot and forget to take breaks - well, I just don't care about them. I find myself squinting and adjusting the monitor because all of a sudden […]

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