General advice on your IT installation

In these pages you will find suggestions for solutions to common IT problems.


Stay safe from viruses and scams by learning about links.

Spring clean your PC or laptop

How to clean virus infection off your computer

How to check your PC is safe from hacking

John's advice on cooling PC's


PDF Documents

Due to bandwidth limitations I've had to remove these from the website. Just contact me if there are any you would like I'll be happy to email them to you FREE.

Fix Windows 10 Critical Error (pdf)

Setting up Windows 10 Mail client (pdf)

Setting up Thunderbird mail client (for TalkTalk) (pdf)

Setting up Thunderbird junk filtering (pdf)

Using IMAP email (pdf)

Fault finding Network and Wireless issues (pdf)

Installing an SSD as a boot drive (pdf)

Why is my windows PC SLOW? (pdf)


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