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Archive for September 2013

How Did I Get Infected?

About a year ago, we posted an article about virus infection, “How to Help Prevent Getting Re-infected by viruses (Or Get Infected in the First Place.)” .


Todays blog post is a follow up to that.  Here at Geek Easy we frequently get asked “How did I get infected?”.  It’s never a simple answer so we thought we give you some general ideas of how it could possibly happen.


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What Video Cable Do I Need?

Once upon a time in computerland, there was only one video cable.  The one that went from your computer, to your CRT monitor.  And all was good in the land.


“One cable to rule them all, one cable to find them, one cable to bring them all and in the video bind them.” – apologies to JRR Tolkein 🙂


Fast forward to 2013.  Now there are all kinds of video connection for attaching all types of viewing devices to your computer.  It can definitely be a daunting and confusing proposition figuring out which one you need for your situation.  We here at Geek Easy Computers understands this, so we are going to try to make it easier for you!  Today we are going to introduce to you some of the most common video connections, and explain what they are for, and the differences between them. We stock varying lengths and types of these cables, as well as adapters to go from one to the other or multiple different interfaces.


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