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Top Tips for Internet Security at Work

Top Tips for Internet Security at Work



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Midland Computers Becomes a Microsoft Authorized Education Partner

Midland Computers Becomes a Microsoft Authorized Education Partner - Midland Computers earns distinction through commitment to academic customers.



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Budgeting For Your IT - Did you know Midland Computers provides IT leasing?

Budgeting For Your IT

There are numerous things to consider when trying to budget for your IT needs. It can feel like quite a daunting task, but with our expert advice on offering the best support for you to help you plan ahead, it's one less thing to worry about.

Now, what about your hardware and software?


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New Showroom Website

Midland Computers - your local computer shop. We bring a personal touch to the all too often faceless world of IT. The computer industry is always changing, and can seem like a minefield even for tech-savvy users. We often hear that shopping online or visiting large retail park stores doesn’t make matters any clearer; the choice of products may be too limited or too overwhelming, and they may not have the right expertise and understanding of what you need to help you make the right purchase.



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Windows 10 Free Upgrade Expiry

o you have an operating system eligible for the Free Windows 10 Upgrade? If so...this offer ends on 29th July 2016.

You can do great things with the best Windows ever, but are you or your business ready to upgrade?

Midland Computers can help you ensure that your systems are ready for change. As well as experiencing individual PC issues, we have discovered that there are some known issues which can arise when introducing a Windows 10 PC into a server environment that has not been prepared first


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Internet Explorer Versions EOL From 12th January

Microsoft will cease to support versions of Internet Explorer older than version 11 starting from next Tuesday, 12th January. This means that Internet Explorer 8, 9, and 10 will all reach the end of their support life next week. The older IE versions will become more vulnerable to hacks and web bugs as they reach their 'end of life' and the last patch to be delivered to these older browsers will include a notification, or 'nag' to update to IE11.

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Internet Explorer Versions EOL From 12th January

Microsoft will cease to support versions of Internet Explorer older than version 11 starting from next Tuesday, 12th January. This means that Internet Explorer 8, 9, and 10 will all reach the end of their support life next week. The older IE versions will become more vulnerable to hacks and web bugs as they reach their 'end of life' and the last patch to be delivered to these older browsers will include a notification, or 'nag' to update to IE11.

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Windows 10 is on its way…

Windows 10 is on its way…

It’s exciting times at Microsoft as Windows 10 has been given a launch date of 29th July. This is a free upgrade for many Windows users – but before you press the upgrade button ensure your business is ready. You may notice an icon already appearing in your taskbar to reserve your copy of Windows 10 – you can now reserve your free upgrade by registering…but read on before you install.




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BUSINESS IS BETTER WITH OFFICE 365

Modernize your workforce

People today want to be productive wherever they go. They want to work faster and smarter across their favourite devices, while staying current and connected. Simply put, they want to have business tools that work as hard as they do.

Microsoft Office 365 is the right choice for your business



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Windows Server 2003…the end is nigh.

Are you on Server 2012? Now is the ideal time for Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2003 to take advantage of Microsofts latest Server platform.

Server 2003 is going End of Support, what does this mean to you?

• On July 14th 2015 Windows Server 2003 will no longer be supported by Microsoft. This will include Security Updates and Patches as well.
• Visa and MasterCard may no longer do business with companies using Windows Server 2003 once it goes end of extended support as they won’t be compliant.

If you run a Windows Server 2003 or Small Business Server 2003 now is the time to take action, The average time from business planning to completion from 2003 to an up to date O/S takes 100 days.