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Start 2020 Fresh – Clean Out Your Inbox

Start 2020 uncluttered and clean out your inbox. It’s like cleaning up your desk,¬†you’ll feel better and you’ll focus better. Here’s six handy tips to clean out your inbox more quickly using built-in features of…


12 Days of Christmas for Techs

Here’s a fun technical version of the 12 Days of Christmas! Twelve and Twenty drops Eleven punch-down blocks Ten T-1 Lines Nine Nanoseconds Eight bits of Data Seven Subnet Routes Six Switches switching FIIIVE GI-GAAH-HEEERTZ!…




Email From Central Intelligence Agency Case Officer – Spam

I received the following email from Evan Archie, a Central Intelligence Agency Case Officer. It’s made to sound threatening and involves distribution and storage of pornographic electronic materials involving underage children – and then you…


Is Email From scotiabanksec.com Spam?

There are emails circulating from scotiabanksec.com that appear to be from Scotiabank and describe an incoming wire and have an attached Excel spreadsheet. These are definitely not from Scotiabank and are spam emails!


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Change Outlook Startup Folder to Tasks

Email can be time sucker, you check it up to 36 times an hour. You also tend to think email is important but many times it really isn’t. Emails like Facebook notifications, friends, Pintrest, Twitter,…




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Outlook 2016 Corrupt Attachment

Outlook 2016 is sending corrupt attachments that cannot be opened on the receiving end. The original file was confirmed to be fine and could be opened on the sending computer. Once it was attached to…