PMO Project Specifications: Upgrading Office Computers to Microsoft Windows 10

So at some point your operating system will no longer meet your requirements. Either your operating system will become outdated or run slow or perhaps the business will outgrow the operating system. To solve this, issue the best thing to do is just upgrade to the next best operating system available. However, there are a number of thing to consider before upgrading to the operating system. It’s incredible simply to upgrade you’re from windows 7 to windows 10. Considering you already have windows 7 enterprise on your computer's going to windows 10 is free of charge. But, regardless some things can go wrong so here are some steps you should take before upgrading.   Prior to the upgrade of the operating system office wide you’ll want to assess the software needed for the office. You’ll want to ask questions from employees, including what software frequently used. Research the compatibility of the software version in your office is compatible with the new operating system.  In addition, you’ll want to be away of anything that can go wrong with the upgrade. Insufficient hardware Setup errors and freezes Driver problems Activation error Application incompatibilities Data loss Performance problems Permissions/access problems Interface problems/learning curve   First thing you’ll want to do is check the hardware, you want to make sure your hardware is capable of running windows 10.  You might need a faster processor and you almost always need more memory.  But if you're running windows 7 then you should be up for the upgrade but it’s best to check now.   The system requirements for windows 10 as stated from Microsoft are:...

Small Project : Planning your business trip from Milwaukee to Chicago

Perhaps you’ve just gained that job you’ve always wanted, next is to climb the corporate ladder. You either want to build connections by meeting a certain client or clients, represent your company, humanize your workers/ coworkers or just gain a deeper understanding of the business. So now you have to go on a few business trips, depending on situation it can either be a frustrating or a fun time.  Now all you need to do is pack and head to the city of your destination Chicago. But you’ve never traveled for business, but don’t fear with my coaching I’ll help you prep for your trip. First thing you’ll want to do is locate a place to stay with sites like Travelocity and Expedia you’ll be able to find great deals on sites like those. Expedia and Travelocity gives you the option of packaging your car rental with your airfare. See what they have to offer along with their deals they also work with airlines, car rentals, and events. Another site I recommend is HotelCoupons.com it offers printable coupons for different hotels. All you have to do is enter a ZIP code for your destination and see what they have. Then search for the hotel by name online and check rates to be sure you’re getting a deal. The coupon deals are usually better.  Now one of the hotels I managed to find was Central Loop Hotel, it’s located in downtown Chicago and steps away from all major business, it’s also fairly priced around 95 dollars a night for a room. Another option is “The Palmer House” is an excellent...

How to get your COMPTIA A+ Certification in Wisconsin

What Is CompTIA A+ Certification Your most likely wondering what a CompTIA A+ certification is. It’s anindustry-wide, vendor-neutral certification program developed by ComputerTechnology Industry Association. It pretty much shows you have the basic competencies in computing. It’s pretty much the high school diploma for up-incoming IT technicians. Why Get CompTIA A+ Certified? In this world IT is steadily growing fast, virtually every industry depends onIT one way or another. Gaining a CompTIA will certainly help you stand out inthe crowd, validating your knowledge and skills. In addition, it’ll also boostyour resume when applying for a job as 93% of hiring managers believe ITcertifications are valuable in confirming proficiency. It’s a powerful toolcapable of boosting you career. With it you can you most likely get a job likea Support Center Analyst, IT Technician, or Desktop Support. How to Get CompTIA A+ Certified? The first step is determining what the test is about. The test is structured bythe following topics hardware, networking, laptops, printers, operation procedures, operating systems, security, mobile devices, and troubleshooting. You’ll want to make sure you have a good foundation on the above topics. Next you will want to determine how much time you need to study. Typically, you’ll want at least twelve months of hands on experience. Someone told me if you learn the job learning the test would be a piece of cake. Performance based questions would be simple because all you would have to do is remember the information. You also would know how to apply it in the real world, making this the most important thing to do before taking the test. Additionally, you want twelve months of studying. But if you’re looking...

How mobile device repair saves money

Benefits of Repair Reap the rewards of repairing a mobile phone or device. Our devices are a big part of our lives and we carry them almost everywhere we go. Keeping out precious mobile devices safely attached to our bodies. But despite the safeguards we use to keep our precious mobile devices safe they aren’t built to last forever. Our mobile devices might accidentally fall causing the screen to break.  Buttons might even randomly stop working. But repairing mobile devices is a great way to save money, and keep a phone you have an emotionally attachment to look brand spanking new. I think most would agree the saving money aspect is one of the main reasons someone should learn how to repair mobile phones and devices.  We simply don’t have to keep spending money on new gadgets and gear every time something bad happens. Many people simply don’t have the money to upgrade or buy a new device at any given moment.  Insurance also won’t cover the full price of the phone. The price of fixing a mobile device can cost as much as one hundred dollars, and that even with an insurance plan on the phone. Depending on the labor, model type and availability of parts that price can even skyrocket. Learning to fix the phone can also be a better alternative to upgrading or buying a new phone altogether.  Which is very unreasonable because new phone are normally cost around six hundred or seven hundred dollars range. While some stores have repairing devices, it can be time consuming and everyone’s time is money. You’d have to wait...