July Q ‘n A and Tips

Get easy answers to common technology questions.

Q –  I think I’ve clicked an unsafe link. What should I do?

A – The faster you act, the less damage or data loss you’ll suffer. Get in touch with your IT support partner immediately. It’s always a good idea to have a response and recovery strategy in place for when this happens.

Q – My external drive isn’t showing up when connected. What now?

A – First, make sure it’s powered up! Then try it in a different USB port, and then a different device. This will let you know if it’s the drive or your device that’s the issue. You may need to manually enable the external drive in Windows.

Q – What’s the best antivirus software for my business?

A – Not all antivirus software is equal, and the best solution for your business may be completely different than it would be for the company next door. It depends on your infrastructure. We’d love to help with a recommendation, so get in touch.

New to Microsoft 365

Never miss a notification again!

Notifications can be annoying. But what makes them worse is when they’re in different places. It’s too easy to miss something important.

Now, Outlook is coming to the rescue with its ‘notification pane’.

It stores all your notifications in one central location, so you’ll never miss anything again.

You can also set your working hours and location for others to see. That means if you’re working remotely, people will know when they can expect to hear from you.

Business Email Compromise

Did You Know?

Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks have grown into a $43 billion a year industry.

That’s where someone gets into your bank account or systems through your email. Cyber criminals are trying to get you to click a bad link so they can steal passwords or install software on your computer.

Between July 2019 and December last year, business losses due to email scams grew by 65%.

You can’t use software alone to protect your business. You need a blend of security tools and staff training.

Do you think your business could be vulnerable through email? Most are…

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