Incompetence costs you money

Last week we moved a website to our managed website hosting, after my team were done they flagged the site for a review because they noticed something unusual. Most websites are less than a Gigabyte in size but this one was using more than four Gigabytes of storage. Using more storage means your hosting costs…

Is a password enough to be secure?

Once upon a time having good password was called good security, but not anymore. There are too many ways to attack your account to depend on eight characters, no matter how complicated they are. Just last week we had two customers give away their passwords by opening an official looking email and typing their username…

Toshiba battery recall – Is your laptop affected?

If you have a Toshiba laptop you need to go to this website and check the serial numbers on your battery. You probably heard about the Samsung Note 7 batteries exploding, well it turns out your laptop might do the same thing 🙁 Fortunately we’ve never recommended Toshiba. As a brand they don’t offer onsite service…

MYOB crashes sending emails

We’ve customers experiencing an issue with MYOB and Office 2016 where it crashes when sending emails. It is a known issue that MYOB are investigating and below is the workaround to fix this issue in the meantime 🙂 Navigate to C:\PlusClassic or C:\PremierClassic locate the file named MapiEX Disable.txt rename it to MapiEX DisableOLD.txt Restart…

Two Free Flowchart Programs

All my staff can now create flowcharts and I didn’t spend thousands buying the gold standard Visio. We looked for alternatives and found two good ones: A great bit of free software called yED A great free cloud app Google Drawings Both of these will get the job done quicker than if you used word or paint.…