shutterstock 99713225 TEST SIZE V8 051016

 

 "Only the Client can define Quality."

Have IT Questions?
Call us now (888) 894-6411

TWINTEL Solutions Blog

TWINTEL Solutions has been serving the Orange County, Los Angeles County, Riverside County, and San Diego County, areas. Since 2005, TWINTEL has provided IT Support such as technical help desk support, computer support, and overall IT consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Will Soon Reach EOL

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Will Soon Reach EOL

It is little wonder that, with millions of businesses relying on their secure servers for a variety of computing needs, that Microsoft reigns supreme in profitability. In order to maintain this status, Microsoft must make sure that their software is properly cared for and supported - or retired if these titles are no longer practical to maintain. SQL Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 R2 are soon due for the chopping block, with an official retirement date of July 9, 2019.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Know Your Tech: Safe Mode

Know Your Tech: Safe Mode

If you are trying to identify a specific issue with your PC, it can be difficult to do so due to the fact that there are so many moving parts in an operating system. Still, you want a secure way to find the problem and diagnose it. Thankfully, Safe Mode allows you to take a look at your computer in its most basic form to see what the root of the issue is.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: How to Type Accent Marks and Symbols

Tip of the Week: How to Type Accent Marks and Symbols

When it comes to businesses-to-business relationships, the global impact of the Internet has unlocked quite a few doors. Rather than developing relationships with exclusively businesses in their region, it’s not uncommon for a small manufacturer of model airplanes in Iowa to use the web to find the vendor that can meet all of their needs, even if they’re located in Austria. Doing business internationally means there may be an occasion where you’ll need to communicate in another language. Fortunately, for Windows 10 users, it has never been easier to switch your computer or mobile device’s language.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: Using Your Computer to Its Full Potential

Tip of the Week: Using Your Computer to Its Full Potential

Your computer, and the many resources you use it to access, are made for utility. As a result, there is an assortment of useful features built into many commonly used systems and solutions. For this week’s tip, we’ll go over some of the shortcuts that you may not have known about.

0 Comments
Continue reading

“The Worst” Windows Bug is Now Taken Care of, Thanks to Google

“The Worst” Windows Bug is Now Taken Care of, Thanks to Google

When a security researcher tweeted about what they thought was “the worst Windows remote code exec” in his memory, a recent incident came to mind: one that allowed a targeted file to implement remote code execution processes in order to manipulate any infected system. This vulnerability let the infected machine spread the issue to others and could be set off if a certain file were to be scanned by the Microsoft Malware Protection Engine. Scary stuff!

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: 5 Easy Ways to Move Several Files at Once

Tip of the Week: 5 Easy Ways to Move Several Files at Once

File storage is a staple in the office, and chances are that even your work desktop is jam-packed with files and folders that could use a bit of sorting. This might include moving all of your files to different locations, but you don’t have to move each one individually. We’ll go over the many different ways that you can move files, many of which can save you considerable time and effort.

0 Comments
Continue reading

How Today’s Teens React to Windows 95 [VIDEO]

b2ap3_thumbnail_windows_95_for_kids_400.jpgDo you remember the good old days of Windows 95? The nostalgia factor might be one reason to bring this up again, but the fact remains that Windows has changed significantly over the past twenty years; so much so that teenagers who were born just twenty years ago, after the introduction of Windows 95, may have no clue what they’re looking at.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Why You Need to Think Through Which Employees Have Access to What Files

b2ap3_thumbnail_windows_admin_400.jpgIt’s clear that your IT department should have administrator privileges with your business’s technology, but the average employee is another story altogether. Administrator privileges provide users with the ability to do many things, such as install programs and access admin settings. Administrator privileges are exactly what you want to keep users away from, and it turns out that the majority of flaws in the Windows operating system depend on these privileges.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Mobile? Grab this Article!

QR-Code

Our 10 Benefits

Our 10 Benefits Whitepaper

This whitepaper will evaluate the differences between traditional technical support practices and modern managed IT practices and the pros and cons of both in regards to small and medium-sized businesses.

Download Now!   Need A Consultation?

Tag Cloud

Security Tip of the Week Best Practices Technology Cloud Privacy Business Computing Network Security Hackers Hosted Solutions Backup Malware Mobile Devices Google Data VoIP Email Microsoft Software Business Disaster Recovery Innovation roundup Internet nonprofit Business Continuity bgc communications User Tips IT Services Managed IT Services Outsourced IT Alert Hardware Smartphones Productivity Data Backup Tech Term Managed IT Services Efficiency Browser Server Windows 10 Workplace Tips Smartphone Cloud Computing Ransomware Computer Data Recovery Saving Money Cybercrime Internet of Things IT Support Android Network Windows BDR IT Support Computers Small Business Business Management Communication Quick Tips Artificial Intelligence Passwords Save Money Office Productivity Miscellaneous Cybersecurity Applications Telephone Systems Chrome BYOD Router Money Managed IT Social Engineering Windows 10 Recovery Mobile Device Mobility Gadgets Mobile Device Management Holiday Upgrade Law Enforcement Hacking Facebook Collaboration Phishing Proactive IT Firewall Private Cloud Health Vulnerability Social Media Wi-Fi Work/Life Balance Automation Virtualization Office 365 Remote Monitoring Compliance Managed Service Provider Information Office Tips VPN Avoiding Downtime Budget Flexibility Two-factor Authentication Word Bandwidth App Bring Your Own Device Data Protection Microsoft Office Password How To Google Drive Software as a Service Information Technology Data Security Safety History Servers Black Market Identity Theft HaaS Save Time Connectivity Data Breach Business Intelligence Encryption Managed Service Operating System Remote Computing Apps Redundancy Keyboard Spam Scam Settings Sports Value Mobile Computing Voice over Internet Protocol Employer-Employee Relationship Wireless Technology Document Management Machine Learning YouTube Comparison Hacker Unified Threat Management Spam Blocking IT Plan Legal Update CES HIPAA Cryptocurrency Hiring/Firing Physical Security SaaS Risk Management Cleaning Training Workers WiFi Content Management Credit Cards Automobile The Internet of Things End of Support Access Control Computer Care Patch Management Data storage Google Docs Blockchain USB Virtual Assistant Windows 7 Fraud Data Management OneNote Samsung Entertainment Unsupported Software Battery Content Filtering Charger Telephony Data Storage Website Human Resources Telephone System Government Electronic Medical Records PDF Business Owner Solid State Drive Infrastructure Paperless Office Computing Infrastructure Emergency Augmented Reality IT Management Big Data Worker Marketing Meetings Criminal NIST Smartwatch Excel Remote Work Techology Smart Tech Printers Loyalty Computer Fan Going Green Humor Password Manager Social Benefits Knowledge Hosted Computing Remote Worker Start Menu Unified Communications Multi-Factor Security Shadow IT Digital Signature Books Cryptomining Rootkit Online Shopping Cache Microchip Data loss Apple Instant Messaging Employee Tip of the week Warranty FENG Business Mangement HVAC Vendor Smart Technology Network Congestion HBO Specifications Internet Exlporer Users Inventory Wiring Windows 10s Tools Theft Trending Hosted Solution Database Flash Evernote Best Practice Content Wireless Internet Search Engine Screen Mirroring iPhone Search Safe Mode Digital Signage Employer Employee Relationship webinar Windows Server 2008 Devices Printer Gmail Politics Networking Display Two Factor Authentication Outlook Millennials Virtual Reality Public Cloud Wire Bing IBM Data Warehousing Lifestyle User Error Accountants MSP Vendor Management Sync Wireless Charging Cortana Audiobook Laptop Cast Downtime How to Google Search Computer Accessories Conferencing Chromecast Wireless Thought Leadership Mouse Assessment Recycling Enterprise Content Management Security Cameras IT Consultant Workforce Reputation Advertising Worker Commute Authentication Mobile Hard Drives Google Apps Smart Office Help Desk Supercomputer Monitor Colocation File Sharing Fiber-Optic Video Games Touchpad Robot Troubleshooting Net Neutrality Bluetooth Netflix Regulations Amazon Twitter Administrator Television CrashOverride Professional Services Scalability eWaste Experience Password Management Botnet Leadership NarrowBand Frequently Asked Questions Telecommuting Customers Nanotechnology Camera Audit Relocation Shortcuts Transportation Current Events Software Tips Education Practices Skype Cables Files Staff Regulation ISP Amazon Web Services Addiction Public Computer nonprofits Thank You Congratulations GDPR Business Technology E-Commerce Analytics Biometric Security