Are we there yet? There are computer repair processes that are maddeningly slow.

Have you ever noticed that an experienced computer technician is hesitant to give a firm timeline when something might be complete? It’s based on years of experience that says unforeseen issues happen all the time. Computing is a vast and technical field where nothing remains the same. You may have two systems using the exact same hardware bought on the same day and after a week of operation they are very different machines. 

This article is a 5 minute read with some techno-babble inserted here and there. It illustrates some of the painfully slow processes we and the client sometimes have to endure before finishing a service or repair. It also points out things that can be done to make servicing your equipment less frustrating.

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Backups and you – A love story All about backups, what they are, and how to live with them in the real world

This is a longer article because it’s a fundamental subject with a ton of false information floating around out there. It’s starts with a summary for those who don’t have the time.

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