October Tech Tips

Tech Tip # 1: Scan external devices for viruses If connecting an external device to your PC (USB Stick, external hard drive) ensure that you scan the drive for viruses. Select the Drive in Windows Explorer, right click and select the ‘Scan for Viruses’ option.

Still not sure how to do this? Email [email mailbox=”info”] or call us for help. Tech Tip # 2: Safely remove external devices It is always a safe practice to safely remove your USB flash drive before unplugging it from your computer. This prevents data loss and extends the life of your external storage device. Full instructions can be found here:

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/Safely-remove-devices-from-your-computer