Microsoft Office Upgrade Time

IT Consulting, Microsoft

Microsoft Office is the gold standard when it comes to document production, spreadsheets, and other publishing tools.  You most likely have it installed on your computer right now, but do you know if it is current?  This article will explain why you need to upgrade to the latest version, which is called Microsoft 365. Security One of the main reasons … Read More

Time To Move Away From Internet Explorer

IT Consulting, Microsoft

For millions of users, Internet Explorer has been the go-to browser for surfing the internet.  For many years (since 1995), it was the only browser for displaying web pages, and many software developers and web programmers made sure that their sites would display well in Microsoft’s flagship browser. Twenty-five years is a long time, and like all good things, Internet … Read More

Microsoft Forcing Update To Windows 10


If you are on Windows 10 version 1903, this version will no longer be supported by Microsoft.  As a result of this, Microsoft started forcibly pushing the update to Windows build 1909.  So what can you expect from this action? Minor Update to Windows This is a minor update.  The October 2020 release is out and available for download, but … Read More

Windows Update 2004: Bugs

IT Consulting, Microsoft, News

Microsoft recently released their 2004 update build for Windows 10.  While some people are still on versions 1903 and 1909, a security update caused some problems.  Below is a list (not exhaustive) of some common problems. Printing Issues One of the bigger issues of this week was the fact that printers stopped printing.  After this past “Patch Tuesday” certain printers … Read More

It’s 2020 – Time For A Windows 2004 Update

Microsoft, Security

Wait, what?  That is right, the latest feature update from Microsoft is 2004, being released in the year 2020.  Do not be confused by the version number, as it means that it was available for release in April (04) of 2020 (20).  Enough of that explanation, let’s get started as to what this is all about, and some considerations you … Read More

UPDATED – Support For Windows 7 Ending

Industry, Microsoft, News, Security, Security

    UPDATE You Have Until January 14, 2020, To Update Your Windows 7 Installation Window 7 support will end on January 14, 2020. If you have waited until this point to upgrade your system you will need to talk to your IT department or contact us to help you. When support for Windows 7 ends there will not be … Read More