Category Archives: Computer Repair

How to remove the ICE virus – HiJackWare

image One of my clients got this ICE virus on their computer and while there were plenty of answers out there on how to get rid of it, none of them worked for me. The first major problem I had was that I couldn't boot into safe mode or safe mode with networking, it would just restart the computer. I have seen this type of hijack-ware before and this was not uncommon. (I have actually seen it where the manually disable the F8 screen) What allowed me to fix this was being able to boot into safe mode with command prompt. Now if your not a computer technician, or don't know what to do with the command prompt prompt stop now and call a local virus removal expert. Ask them to give you...

Start button coming back with Windows “Blue” Update

"Windows 8 sucks" a complaint that I hear frequently from my clients. Okay, so it is not a complaint as much as it is a statement. The fact of the matter is that Microsoft changed the OS so much that people are lost in it. Microsoft started Windows 8 as an Operating System for tablets and phones to compete with Android and iOS. If they would have stopped there I think they would have been very successful. On a phone an don a tablets windows 8 is very cool. On the convertible laptops Windows 8 is okay also, but it has no place on a desktop or non touch screen laptop. In a year or so I think every one will be speaking of Windows 8 the way they speak about Vista. So Microsoft has heard the...