Fixing Slow SMB File Transfers in OS X 10.11.5+ and above..

From OS X 10.11.5 you may have noticed some SMB file transfers were taking longer than before by almost 1/3rd their original speed. The issue appears to come down to Apple’s SMB forcing default enabling of “client signing” which ruins performance. It is possible that this change was made by Apple based on the Badlock SMB […]

So what is the Difference Between POP3, IMAP, and Exchange?

Lets take a look at all the email jargon. Whether you use Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo mail, or email configured on your own website—there’s more to receiving email than it might seem like on the surface. This article will focus on answering some of the most common issues when it comes to setting up new email […]

How to move Outlook to a new Windows computer..

This covers the steps necessary to move Outlook 2010, Outlook 2013, or Outlook 2016 to a new computer running Windows 7, 8, or 10. The steps are similar for all versions of Outlook and Windows, but dialogs and folder paths can vary. This article uses screenshots and menus from Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013. Step […]

SFC and DISM Windows Commands, What they are, and when to use them..

The System File Checker tool built into Windows can scan your Windows system files for corruption or any other changes. If a file has been modified, it will automatically replace that file with the correct version. If the SFC command doesn’t work, you can use the DISM command on Windows 10 or Windows 8 to repair […]