Category Archives: IT support

Microsoft Windows Vista – End of Support

First of all, Happy New Year! This year has been a very busy one for Firecrest (hence why the last post was this time last year!) with several Websites completed and lots of regular computer repair work. Information about our … Continue reading

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Free alternatives to Microsoft Office

One thing that continually surprises many people is just how much Microsoft Office costs to purchase. This becomes particularly apparent to many of my customers when it comes time to buy a new laptop or PC that doesn’t come pre-installed … Continue reading

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PC and laptop repair

First of all, apologies as this is only the second post of 2012! I have been very busy with several large web application projects (more on those in a later blog post) and helping many, many people in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, … Continue reading

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Computer Tutorials in Stoke-on-Trent

Firstly, Happy Christmas to all of our customers and readers! We are working on a number of web sites and applications at the moment so in the new year there will be news about those. A quick update to announce … Continue reading

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Is your wi-fi network secure?

How secure is your home wireless network? According to The Register, 2 out of every 5 home users don’t have a clue how to change the security settings on their home wireless network: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/03/16/wi_fi_security_puzzles_consumers/ The perils of leaving your wireless … Continue reading

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