Ask ComputerBill Blog

An ongoing series of informational entries

Who is "ComputerBill"?

January 15, 2017

Affectionately nicknamed "ComputerBill" by some of my loyal customers; I am the founder and owner of Acquire Computer Services. A veteran of the U.S. Air Force and friendly A+ Computer service technician. I'm happy to provide fast, reliable, and affordable computer repair and training to those in Manatee and Sarasota County.

How do I clear/delete my Internet browser history?

February 14, 2017

In Microsoft Edge

1. Open the Microsoft Edge browser.

2. Press Ctrl + H to open the history menu.

3. Select Clear all history.

4. Choose the appropriate boxes for types of data you'd like to clear.

5. Select Clear.

If you need additional assistance with other browsers please call

us at 941-730-3208 or fill out the contact form.

What is ransomware?

March 12, 2017

‘Ransomware’ is any virus that infects a computer, encrypts files and threatens to render them useless unless the victim pays money for a key code that decrypts the information. Call me to remove ransomware and teach you the tools you need to protect yourself from being taken ransom.

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Why online backup?

April 22, 2017

You need online backup for at least 3 reasons.

1. Online backup is easy and automatic.

2. Online backup is less likely to be damaged or lost compared to local backup.

3. Online backup provides better security and peace of mind.

For an easy, safe, and secure online backup solution please give us a call today.

Tomorrow may be too late to save some of your most valuable info.

online backup carbonite

Why online backup?

May 22, 2017

You need online backup for at least 3 reasons.

1. Online backup is easy and automatic.

2. Online backup is less likely to be damaged or lost compared to local backup.

3. Online backup provides better security and peace of mind.

For an easy, safe, and secure online backup solution please give us a call today.

Tomorrow may be too late to save some of your most valuable info.