IT Blog

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Below you will find technical articles related to the work we do. As we find solutions to issues our customers face, we post some of them here to help the global community!

Bulk Delete Email from Gmail – Clear Gmail Inbox – Empty Trash – Reduce Gmail usage when using Pop3 with Google Apps for Business

We had a client that was using Google Apps for Business but he was only ever connecting to his gmail account via pop3. The result was that after several years his mailbox filled up with email up to the 10gb limit. After this point people could no longer email him because he had reached his

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Creating a Tagged vLan Network using a Draytek Vigor 2830 and Netgear GS716T Smart Switch

This was my first real adventure into the land of vLans. I had setup very basic port-based setups before but this scenario required an 802.1Q Tagged vLan. The client runs serviced offices and required that the offices could share the internet but would not see each other on the network. The clients themselves use part

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What is a Hosted Exchange Email Solution and why is it perfect for Small Businesses?

Exchange is a Corporate Email and Communication solution created by Microsoft that offers many benefits over traditional “POP” email accounts. Contacts, Emails, Calendar and Reminders can all be automatically synced to mobile devices such as phones and tablets. It works perfectly with Microsoft Outlook, as Outlook was designed to work with Exchange in a corporate

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Can I recover the data from a hard drive that is no longer accessible?

When you get the dreaded Device not recognised or Not formatted. Would you like to format? on a USB drive, or your computer won’t boot with a No boot device available or similar message – then you may have experienced what most of us will in our lifetime – a hard drive failure. When this

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iPhone is not appearing in My Computer as a camera. Unable to copy photos/images off iphone to PC

When you go to My Computer you usually see your iPhone as a camera. This allows you to browse the camera part of the phone and download or copy the images you want to your PC . When this happens a PC usually asks you in a dialogue box what you want to do with

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