Items tagged with maintenance

It probably comes as no surprise, but it seems most people ignore routine computer maintenance and only think about it when disaster strikes. You know, like falling victim to more than 3,000 viruses. At once. A survey done of Staples "EasyTechs," indicated that more than 80 percent of the chain's customers don't bother with routine maintenance and most of the problems they call in the techs for could have been prevented. The problems the techs found included the personal record number of viruses cited above as well as some much, much ickier ones: Enough dust inside to fill the tech's hand-held vacuumA family of cockroaches living quite comfortably, thankyouverymuchA bee's nest. Yes, a bee's nest.... Read more...
Good Morning HH fans!  Our sincere apologies for our site instability over the last day or so and for the current rendering issues with our ads system (or should I say you're welcome for that?)  :) The hard drive gods were not with us yesterday as a drive in a RAID5 array on our ads management server went down harder than... Well I'll skip Monika jokes.  Regardless, we hope to have full service restored later today.  It seems as though you can never have too much redundancy I guess. Thanks for hanging with us through the rough spots. -Dave... Read more...