treat of the week:
Practice Safe Computing.
Always use anti-virus software and update the file
it uses to recognize viruses; use a firewall and keep it updated; and, keep
Keep all of your software updated, especially any
programs that access the Internet (Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office, web
browser, email program, anti-virus, firewall, instant messengers, Adobe
It's only a matter of time before you get a virus,
worm, adware, or some other malware program. Be prepared.
Keep multiple backups of critical data. (I believe
in healthy paranoia when it comes to computers!)
You don't have to backup your programs, only your
data files and system files (in other words, files that change or that you
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I have lots of these at my main website:
including my Microsoft® Office Quick Reference Card
Free screensavers, posters, and more
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Quote poster - Bannister of Life
Quote poster - Change
Quote poster - Meant to Be
Quote poster - Micah
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I also have more on my main website at www.triciasantos.com.
Manuals, multimedia tutorials, and more
I have completed one of these on Microsoft Outlook and Access. I am in the process of completing one on Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint®). If you have any you'd like to see, just let me know.
Since 1989, through training,
speaking, writing and consulting, Tricia has lived her passion of helping small
business owners and professionals use technology to market and grow their business and get
more done in less time (and eventually with less effort!) by taking the
technical out of technology.