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Jump Leads - Article

Buyer's Guide - Portable Phone Chargers

Don’t you just hate it when you’re in the middle of an important text or email on your phone and the battery dies in a serenade of beeps?  Not to worry, we have a selection portable phone charges that will get you up and running again.

19 Nov 2015 • 194 views

Microsoft Windows - Article

I cannot edit the IPv4 properties on a Windows 10 PPTP VPN

With the arrival of Windows 10 there are bound to be a few small problems and one we have encountered is configuring the IPv4 properties of a PPTP connection, in particular being able to configure the default gateway.  In this short article we show how you can adjust these settings.

10 Aug 2015 • 194 views

Is your Windows PC slowly grinding to a halt?...Use these health check tips to improve your machine speed?

The more you use your system it becomes filled with more files/programs and has a natural tendency to slow down and behave oddly so cleaning and regular maintenance is essential.

Below are a few things you can do to improve speed and system performance.

12 Mar 2015 • 194 views

Slow internet browsing on your PC driving you crazy?

Do you think your PC's web browser is slow and sluggish? You've come to the right place. Here we will show you how you can make your browser run faster and more efficiently.

 

12 Mar 2015 • 194 views

Wi-Fi in Courts - 2015 Update

An efficient Wi-Fi service in courts is a facility that all Solicitors and Barristers dream of. The majority of Crown and Combined courts across England and Wales now have working Wi-Fi, but how good is it really?

6 Feb 2015 • 194 views

How to start a remote support session for Mac OS X 10.6.8

We use a service called ISL to let us remotely connect to your computer to help resolve any technical issues for you.  To connect to your computer we ask you to do a few things first and here we show you the steps involved if you are using Mac OS X 10.6.8.

5 Feb 2015 • 194 views

Microsoft Windows - Article

How to have a Remote Desktop Session work "fullscreen"

If you use the Remote Desktop service to work on a system when you are elsewhere you may want to change how big the remote desktop application window is either to fill the entire screen or to work as a windows within your desktop.

9 Sep 2014 • 194 views

Microsoft Windows - Article

How to access local files when using a Remote Desktop Session

If you use the Remote Desktop service you may wish to work with files on your local computer or to transfer files between the remote service and your local computer.  This short article provides a step by step guide on how to switch on this feature.

9 Sep 2014 • 194 views

I cannot connect to my computer at work/Chambers.

Many members and staff work remotely on their computers from home and other locations by using a vpn (virtual private network) connection to chambers and then using the Microsoft Remote Desktop connection software to connect to the pc.

12 Feb 2014 • 194 views

Webmail or another website looks strange or only the light version of webmail now available

If your Internet Explorer browser has updated itself to version 11, this forces Exchange 2010 webmail to display in the 'light' version with less options and other websites to display strangely. 

2 Jan 2014 • 194 views

Networkmen - Article

VPN connection issues for Virgin Media Superhub users

If your broadband is provided by Virgin and they have given you nice shiny SuperHub to use, you may find that your remote access connection (VPN) stops working all of a sudden.  Not to worry, it only takes a few minutes to sort out and we show you how.

9 Aug 2013 • 194 views

Making your work area a comfortable place to use your computer

Whether you are working in the office or at home, it is essential that your working environment allows you to work comfortably and efficiently and is not going to be the cause of any long-term physical damage to you. Here we look at a few things you can easily do to make your work area a comfortable and safe place to use.

8 Jan 2013 • 194 views

My home Internet connection seems to be unreliable, what should I check?

If you have encountering problems with the reliabilty or performance of your home Internet connection there are a few simple steps you can follow to work out where the problem is before you need to call your service provider.

21 Sep 2012 • 194 views

Woman Holding iPad Mini - Article

How to set up an iPhone/iPad with Chambers Technology Support E-mail

Setting up your iPhone or iPad with CTS E-mail is very straightforward and only takes a few minutes. This short article takes you through the process step by step and includes a link to an article where you can also set a passcode to protect your device and your E-mail.

20 Sep 2012 • 194 views

How to create a VPN connection to Chambers Technology Support for Mac OS X

Here we show you how to set up a VPN connection to Chambers Technology Support for Apple Mac running OS X. 

17 Sep 2012 • 194 views

How to create a VPN connection to Chambers Technology Support on a Windows PC

In order to access some Chambers Technology Support resources remotely (eg. shared drive and printers) you will need to set up a VPN (virtual private networking) connection.  This short note explains how to setup a VPN connection on a Windows PC

11 Apr 2012 • 194 views