Monthly Archives: May 2017

Site Update

By | March 19, 2023

As explained in our previous post, we have not really been online for the last week so if you have emailed us or commented and are awaiting a response, you should get one very shortly. We have a number of new guides and articles to release which will be coming over the next week.  We… Read More »

Update – Manchester Bombing

By | February 5, 2024

With the events of the last week, we have not been reading emails or posting anything on our site as you may have noticed. We are based and live in Manchester and it has been a truly shocking and upsetting week for our city and the people that live here. Everyone will know the circumstances… Read More »

How smart tech is taking over our homes

By | April 1, 2023

Most of us will now probably have a smart TV in our homes that’s capable of streaming movies and playing online games. But smart technology is about so much more than this as the interconnected nature of the latest home gadgets looks to make our homes feel very futuristic indeed. Security advances The humble lock… Read More »

Ransomware Legacy Systems – Patches Released

By | March 30, 2023

Some more information on the ransomware cyber attack…. Microsoft have now released patches for some legacy systems including Windows Server 2003 and Windows XP. You can view the blog post and the download links for the patches by viewing the below from Microsoft: Free Subscription If you want to be notified when we post more quality… Read More »

NHS UK Ransomware Attack – What to do to protect yourself and your business

By | January 6, 2024

Today the NHS in the UK has come under attack from a ransomware attack causing huge damage to their systems which has had a knock-on effect on patients including cancelled appointments and operations. This attack seems to have been able to attack the NHS due to outdated systems allowing the attack access through the Microsoft… Read More »

We are Crowdfunding!

By | March 19, 2023

We have provided free technical guides to home and business users for over 6 years now. Over the last few years we have also branched out in to creating custom software for free. With a total of over 8 million hits in these 6 years, our small blog based site has become much bigger than… Read More »

Ultimate Settings Panel – Version 5.7 Released

By | February 5, 2024

We are pleased to announce the release of Ultimate Settings Panel version 5.7. This version includes some very minor bug fixes and a new Microsoft Edge panel. DOWNLOAD Download Ultimate Settings Panel v5.7 LICENCE INFORMATION This program is completely free of charge for both personal and commercial use. COMMENTS If you have any comments on… Read More »

Install files into ProgramData folder using Visual Studio Installer

By | March 30, 2023

If you are a regular user of Visual Studio and you also use the Visual Studio Installer to create EXE and MSI installers for your programs then you sometimes may need to copy files to the ProgramData hidden folder. Within Visual Studio Installer this option is not easily available to you like the User’s Desktop… Read More »

Filezilla Client v3.25.2 Released

By | April 1, 2023

FileZilla Client v3.25.2 has been released and you can now download the latest version from the download button below. Download Download FileZilla Client Bug fixes and minor changes: SFTP components have been updated and are now based on PuTTY 0.69 Fixed potential stall during the final listing operation when finishing a queue which contained uploads… Read More »