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Managed IT Services are Vital for Businesses, Especially In Carroll County, MD!

This blog post was written by Meghan Callis. She is a student from McDaniel College in the Writing for Main Street class gaining experience with local small businesses. Carroll County, MD has a long and storied history. Carroll County, MD was created from parts of Baltimore county and Frederick county in 1837 during the civil war. The county was divided between confederate and union supporters. Carroll county was named after Charles Carroll, a signer of the Declaration of Independence. Business has been an important part of the county since its foundation. Computers were invented in the 1950's, and the world wide web was created in the 1970's. So, what did businesses do before computers and the internet? Documents were made by typewriters, records were kept in cabinets, accounting was done by hand, pictures and graphs were...

How To Enable Delete Confirmation Dialog Boxes in Windows 8 and 10

Working for a computer repair shop in Westminster, MD, we see many computers that have either Windows 8, Windows 8.1 or Windows 10. This is especially the case as Windows 7 computers begin to be phased out. Whenever one of our of computer repair technicians starts to work on a computer that has one of these newer versions of Windows, we quickly get reminded of an unfavorable default settings. We have just ran a file that we needed to use just once and it is now time to delete it. We click delete and it's off to the recycle bin, no confirmation prompt at all. We feel that this lack of a confirmation window to delete a file is very error prone. Users can accidentally delete a file without realizing it, then have it sit...