How to Share Files Using Dropbox

Dropbox is just one of many cloud-based storage programs. Essentially, you can save files there for you to access when you’re not at home or work. It’s one of the big names in cloud storage and they’re based in San Francisco. Here is a guide to using their free and simple file sharing feature. 1. Start at Dropbox.com This is very straight forward stuff here. If you have gmail and use Google Chrome it’s a breeze. 2. Share a single file. This is just one option for sharing files. Once you have your file(s) uploaded, just select them and click Share. You can select the contacts or email addresses to share them with. You can add multiple recipients and add comments for description. 3. Make a Shared Folder. This option will do exactly what is says. Make separate folders for different topics whether they’re personal or for work.   Just select the members of your shared file group and add a comment.   That’s the file sharing feature of Dropbox. You can get the app on your mobile device and have even greater access to these features.  ...

Enterprise features of Microsoft Windows

Using Windows as a Service would be a huge step forward in the IT industry. Having windows be consistently up to date saves system administrators so much time in the long run. No more company wide upgrades of operating systems, instead, they just update the software in the OS. This saves both time and money. This is a smart move by microsoft, by getting rid of their normal buying of license model, they can sell the same product for quite some time and still give the users what they want. WaaS complements the new Microsoft emphasis on cloud service. One of the new features in Windows 10 is included in the new Settings app. It’s called “Battery saver” and  it’s a feature to help Windows 10 devices to save battery life by limiting background activity and automatically adjusting different system settings. This is in addition to battery usage reports for you to understand what is draining your battery. This addition they made will be a life saver for many, whether the person is working all night on a project or  just needs to squeeze out a few more pages before the deadline. There are other ways to reduce power but those come down to the person using the PC. Active directory in windows 7 and 10 have to be turned on manually. The differences between windows 7 and 10 aren’t much but they are there. Windows 10 allows for Active Directory-based activation. This is implemented as a role service that relies on AD DS to store activation objects. This can be used for KMS (Key Management Service). KMS activates computers on a local...

Prepare and get certified for COMPTIA Network+ Certification in Milwaukee Area

I am currently attending MATC going for the IT Computer Support Specialist program. I plan on taking this exam by the end of this semester because I want to land an internship this summer so by writing this guide this will help me research a lot about the exam so that I can be prepare. The A+ Exam is one of the best beginner certificate to get because it shows employers that you are knowledgeable about both software and hardware. This exam has to be renewed every 3 years because of the advancement in software. If you study at MATC like I do there are benefits to preparing for the exam because the school supplies the students with programs like Transcender and CBT Nuggets. CBT Nuggets is very different from Transcender because it is just videos and does not give questions straight from the exam like the other program. The first thing to preparing for the certification test is make sure to have some ground rules like learning the basics, practice tests, courses that teach this subject. First rule is taking the Network+ course, this course will teach you what you need to know and also give you hands-on experience. The hands-on experience will how you how it will be in office environment you’re going to be working in. After finishing the course, you can take practice tests or buy exams that will help you enhance your knowledge on the certification exam. The program that is helped me study for this exam was called Transcender. Transcender prepares you by showing you questions straight from the exam. After practicing for...

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