July 2015

Windows 10 on 14 Million Machines

By |2015-07-31T03:13:06+00:00July 31st, 2015|iRecoverData Tech Blog|

Since Microsoft started rolling out the free Windows 10 update over 14 million machines have downloaded and installed it. The updates are staggered for all the Windows 7 and 8 users out there, but if you selected to download the update via the icon in the lower right of your screen, your copy is already […]

Windows 10 Upgrade

By |2015-08-07T19:59:54+00:00July 30th, 2015|iRecoverData Tech Blog|

If you’re running a legitimate copy of Windows 7 or Windows 8, you’ve most likely seen a notification at the bottom of your screen notifying you that Windows 10 is available for download. This is true, it’s NOT a virus, and the upgrade is freely available for a year. You do NOT, however, NEED to […]

Virus Removal in Central Square, NY

By |2018-02-27T15:04:22+00:00July 30th, 2015|iRecoverData Tech Blog|

Unless this is performed onsite, this is done at a flat rate, one time charge. As of this date the charge is $120. If you are interested in a service plan you can get unlimited virus removals for the entire year for just $199. Just two virus infections and that will already save you money!

Prevention
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Virus Removal Syracuse NY

By |2018-02-27T15:04:22+00:00July 30th, 2015|iRecoverData Tech Blog|

For those who are not aware, I also service the Syracuse NY area for virus removal. Unless this is performed onsite, this is done at a flat rate, one time charge. As of this date the charge is $120. If you are interested in a service plan you can get unlimited virus removals for the […]

Android Vulnerability

By |2015-08-07T20:00:58+00:00July 30th, 2015|iRecoverData Tech Blog|

The newest Android vulnerability is something that affects 50% of all phones from 4.3 to version 5.1.1. This one’s a media server vulnerability. It leaves your phone in a sort of¬†vegetative¬†state. You would then be unable to use it at all. The trigger is the playing of an MKV video file that is malformed – […]

Windows 8 automatic repair loop

By |2015-08-07T20:08:39+00:00July 22nd, 2015|iRecoverData Tech Blog|

A Slow Laptop

A customer brought in their Gateway laptop yesterday. Windows 8 is installed and she said it was acting very slow. She was in a hurry to get a diagnosis so I initially said it could be a virus. After all, a virus will slow down a computer as well. Once I determined that […]