Clipboard History the new way to copy and paste

The New Way To Copy & Paste In Windows 10

Copy & Paste. It’s a feature that most of us use day in, day out. Select the text or image you want to copy, right-click, copy, then right-click and paste wherever you want the data to land. Or by using the old keyboard shortcuts Ctrl C to copy and Ctrl …

Brute Force Attacks

What Is A Brute Force Attack? How To Protect Yourself.

Introduction I fix computers. We (Computroon) have a loyal customer base built up over many years that trust us with their data. When fixing computers we often require the sign-in password for the front end to get in to Windows. The reason for this introduction is this: “I get to …

Display Your Windows Version

How To Display Your Version & Build Of Windows

If you need to check which Windows version you have or which build of Windows 10 that you have, there are various methods to get this information. Here are the 2 easiest methods. Method 1 Run winver. (works in all versions of Windows) Method 2 Open the System window in …

Covid Service Update

Corona Virus – Status – We Are Operating

Updated 25th October 2020. I am still providing computer repair services. In line with the current guidance from the Scottish Government, I have certain measures in place to ensure your safety and mine. General Repairs. If you have a problem with your computer that requires repair, I will arrange to …

Shutdown vs Restart Windows 10

Shutdown vs Restart in Windows 10 – They Do Different Things

There is an old clich√© within IT support…. “Have you tried switching it off and back on again”? However when it comes to modern day Windows computers, there is a huge difference between simply “switching it off and back on” and “rebooting. I provide IT support to business and home …

Fix Twitter – Something Went Wrong – Try Again

If you are signing in to your Twitter account and are met with the message: Something Went Wrong, Try Again This fix applies to both smartphone & PC (or Mac) users. If This Does Not Fix The Problem… Twitter is down. (Their servers are experiencing issues in your region). The …

How To Fix Windows 10 version 20H2 Updates

This is how to fix problems when installing Windows 10 Updates as the October 2020 update rolls out. The October 2020 update is known as version 20H2. If your system fails to install this update, please follow the following steps: Big Difference Between Shut Down & Restart This post explains …

Excel – Learn Spreadsheets (Or Refresh Your Knowledge)

Microsoft Excel is a powerful tool that can be used in business or used to organise your everyday life. From finance to schedules and far more advanced uses. On our YouTube channel I have been compiling a list of “how to” tutorials. We start at the very beginning and work …

Adobe Audition Audio Slow After Windows 10 Update

Windows 10 major updates can knock some settings out if your system has pro-components that aren’t considered “default”. Fix Input / Output Audio In this fix, we have the problem of Adobe Audition audio preferences being knocked out by the update. To correct the audio playback and recording follow these …

How to get the Minecraft Update Nether 1.16 2020

The update for Minecraft was released on 23/6/20. If your iPad doesn’t take the update automatically, follow these steps. Close all apps and power-off the iPad for 1 minute. Power on and launch the App Store Find Minecraft of the search. If it asks for ¬£6.99 even although you have …