Out of office for training

The staff at ForgetAbout-IT will be out of the office for team training the week of August 24th through August 28th, 2015.  We will be monitoring email periodically, and responding to voice mail in the breaks, so please expect some delay.  Where possible, we will provide remote service for any issues.  We have an arrangement with another IT company to provide any necessary emergency service that can't wait, but our emergency service rates apply even during normal business hours for this week of … [Read more...]

Thinking about Windows 10?

Before you upgrade your business computers to Windows 10, talk to us. We can advise you, test your applications for compatibility, and help you make the transition. We can also tell you if your systems meet or exceed the minimum required specs. Give us a call today! … [Read more...]

Wi-Fi for your guests?

Do you have vendors that need access to their home office while visiting yours?  Do you have a waiting area for customers?  If you would like to offer guests wi-fi Internet access but don't want them seeing your company data on your server, you need us!  We can set that up for you, as well as make sure your existing wireless is nice and secure.  Don't have wireless yet?  We can help!  Give us a call today! … [Read more...]

Windows 10 is coming!

Are you ready for Windows 10?  Will your systems run it well?  Are there any hidden costs?  You've got questions, we've got answers.  Give us a call today so we can plan your migration strategy. … [Read more...]

School Project Lost Forever

Never Save An Important Document On Your Desktop Once again, tragedy has struck.  A 25-page document for a major school project that had been revised and edited multiple times is now completely lost and unrecoverable.  It hurts even more that this was entirely preventable. The user had saved this precious document on their desktop when a virus struck and made the computer nearly unusable.  Sending the computer away for virus removal resulted in a much better computer, but with no software … [Read more...]

Good Practice

We've seen it time and time again.  Employers being nice and letting the employees access Facebook from their work computer during their lunch break.  Next thing you know, that workstation is now down and the user is unproductive. "But we had anti-virus software on there."  Yes you did, but your user thought the coupons would come in handy, and liked the little animated smiley faces that were free to download.  Your anti-virus software tried to warn your user, but it was the user that pulled … [Read more...]

Closed For Holiday January 19, 2015

In observation of Martin Luther King Day, we will be closed on Monday, January 19, 2015.  We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday. In general, our policy states that if it's a bank holiday, it's a ForgetAbout-IT holiday.  If you need further clarification of our holidays, please feel free to ask. As always, we will be on call for emergencies. … [Read more...]

Unattended Data Backups

Now that the hustle and bustle of the holidays is behind us, we can slow down a bit and start implementing some peace of mind.  A good backup plan doesn't have to break the bank or be unwieldy.  The days of changing tapes are ancient history.  No more accidentally forgetting to run the backups.  We can automate your data backup and set up automated alerts that send you a friendly email with every successful backup.  It's a good feeling to know that your critical business data is protected.  Call … [Read more...]

Virus Removal

Please make sure that you have good antivirus protection and that it is up to date.  We've been getting pretty good at virus removal lately.  While you're at it, make sure that if a virus hits, you have a good backup of your data just in case it can't be recovered from the infected machine.  Yes, we have already seen this in the last 60 days.  The infamous virus crypto locker strikes again.  Call us.  We'll get you set up today! … [Read more...]