How To Identify The Type Of RAM on your PC

 

If your computer is running slow one of the easiest and most common upgrades you’ll hear of is updating your RAM. Here’s how to identify the type of RAM on your PC or Mac. This guide has information for Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10 and Mac

How To Identify The Type Of RAM in Windows 7 and Windows 8-

1. Press ‘Windows-W’ to open the Settings page of the Search charm.

2. Type Task Manager into the search box and select the ‘View System Resource Usage in Task Manager’ search result. The Task Manager opens.

3. Click the ‘Performance’ tab, and then select the ‘Memory’ side tab.

4. Check the upper-right side of the Task Manager window to see the type of RAM installed on your computer. Different types of RAM include DDR SDRAM, DDR2 SDRAM and DDR3 SDRAM. However, the Windows 8 Task Manager omits the “SDRAM” part, and simply displays RAM type as “DDR,” “DDR2” or “DDR3.”

How To Identify The Type Of RAM in Windows 10-

My Computer is Running Slow, What Can I do?

If your computer is running slow it may be time for a little cleanup to help improve your computers performance.  Below are some common reasons your computer is running slow and measures you can take to improve it’s speed.

  1. Your Hard drive is 95% Full – When your hard drive gets to 95 percent, computers can slow down, a lot! Programs, updates, downloads, and temporary files are some of the many things that take space on your drive. Sometimes emptying your recycle bin may be the fastest and easiest solution to recover space. Deep clean your computer of unnecessary files and programs and consider moving files to a cloud storage service.

How to Spot Phishing Emails

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When viewing your work or personal emails on any device, computer, laptop, and mobile phone can all become vulnerable to a phishing attack. Many people believe they can outsmart and identify a phishing email. Phishing emails are constructed with one goal in mind – information theft. Taking extra precautions in order to not fall as a victim of phishing emails will prevent a cyber attack (IT disaster). Below are 5 ways how to spot phishing emails.

Simple tips to keep your computer from overheating

Heat can damage your computer and create problems while operating, keep your computer from overheating to keep it running smoothly. Whether it’s your business or home computer, it is important to keep your computer cool at all times.  Your computer contains a lot of parts and most create heat when your computer is on.  The Central Processing Unit (CPU) and the Graphics Card are two of the main parts of computers that create a lot of heat.  Much of the heat created on computers is moved out of the computer’s case by several fans if properly configured.  If the computer is not removing the hot air fast enough, the computer can get overheated and this can cause all sorts of complications.  From slowing down your computer to shutting down for no reason, it can seriously damage your computer in the long-run.  Keeping your computer cool should be a top priority.  Here are a few tips that will help you keep your computer from overheating.

Phishing scam threatens Apple users

Apple users should be on the lookout.

The  European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect on May 25th. And scammers are taking advantage of the confusion as to what this means for end users. In this case, the phish bait is the claim that Apple is proactively preparing to better protect your data.

This phishing scam threatens Apple users with account suspension.

The attackers’ goal is for users to fall for this sophisticated tactic which redirects users to an “account rescue site”. This website of course is used to extract credentials and other personal financial information. The phishing website although fake, is a legitimate-looking Apple site. According to KnowBe4, it presents itself as a place where users can rescue their account from being “restricted.”

Setup Gmail on Microsoft Outlook

If your business runs on Microsoft Office you may find yourself wanting to use Outlook as your default email client. As many businesses use Gmail as their preferred email provider this tutorial will help you set up your Gmail on Microsoft Outlook.

3D Virtual Tours For Your Real Estate business

 

In today’s world, digital marketing is a must for every business.  The advantage is that there are many different ways to market your business online and 3D virtual tours may be a great option for you!  Real estate agents know how competitive the market can be and, you are expected to be a market genius to properly market a home.  3D virtual tour services may be just what you need to stand out from your competitors!

3D tours are virtual tours that save real estate agents time and money.  The 3D virtual tours are very useful for marketing properties to clients 24/7.  More than half of home buyers start their search online so

Sales Representative Job Opening

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We have a sales representative job opening available. Green Shield Technology is seeking an experienced Sales Representative to join our growing team!  The successful candidate will be responsible for identifying new business opportunities, following-up with potential leads with the ultimate goal of transforming leads into clients.  If you have prior sales experience in the marketing field (newspaper, magazines, digital marketing, etc.) and a desire to expand your career, contact us!

Facebooks Explore Feed Feature

 

Facebooks “Explore Feed” feature is now on mobile and on desktop.  A few days ago, Facebook confirmed the news.

With the Explore Feed feature, Facebook users are presented with a much wider selection of content.  As opposed to the standard posts which display only friends and pages the Facebook user follows. The Explore Feed includes articles, videos, posts, photos and more from sources that you currently don’t follow.  Your past likes and shares will influence the content in the Explore Feed, so items in the Explore Feed will be similar to those you liked, shared and even those popular among your network of friends.  To find the Explore

More Video Marketing for Your Business

Video marketing is on the rise and has proven to be a powerful marketing strategy.  In a fast-paced world, it’s critical to find unique ways to make your company brand stand out from the rest. Video marketing might be the answer!  Let’s be honest,  most times people will prefer to watch a two-minute video versus taking 10 minutes to read the same information.  Check out these great benefits of video marketing for your business!

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