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Friendly Computers Web Check-In

COVID-19 Check-In ProceduresIn support of the nation's efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19 we are changing how we check computers in for repair. We are closing our stores to visitors and instead conducting a Contactless Curbside Drop-Off and Pick-Up. As much as we enjoy socializing and spending time with our customers at the front [...]

By |March 22nd, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Windows 7 will soon be significantly more at risk of ransomware

PCs still running when Windows 7 reaches end of life on the 14th of January will be significantly more at risk of ransomware, Veritas Technologies has warned. According to experts, 26% of PCs are expected to still be running the Microsoft software after support for patches and bug fixes end.The vulnerability to ransomware of PCs running unsupported [...]

By |January 10th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

The risks of staying with Windows 7 after End Of Life

Windows 7 was released way back in 2009, but there are still around 30% of users globally who still use this operating system.  Windows 7 is one of the most successful OS from Microsoft, and it doesn’t surprise anyone why people would like to stay back. However, its time to move on as Windows 7 is reaching [...]

By |January 10th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments