Like many of us you may have found yourself in the
unfamiliar situation of working or learning from home. What used to take
seconds to accomplish, now can take several minutes or longer. Issues with your
home network, PC, keyboard, mouse, among other things can sometimes leave you
yearning for the days of being back in the office or at school. Fear not, as
many of these hang-ups can be overcome with a few quick tweaks.
Before we get started, if something suddenly isn’t working,
remember the first rule of IT/Tech Support. Try turning it off and rebooting.
Sometimes its as simple as that. Plus you can impress all your friends and
family with your newly found technical skill-sets!
If rebooting just does not get the job done. Here are a few
additional ideas to try.
Suddenly, my wireless keyboard and/or mouse have quit
My monitor quit working.
I need a second monitor! How can I do this?
I’ve lost my network connection!
I can’t get connected to my company’s network.
While the above items can usually be resolved with the steps
provided, sometimes new hardware is needed to remedy the situation, or simply
just to make the home office more productive, enjoyable or in some cases
Need some “quiet” to focus or
think? You may want to invest in some noise canceling headphones for those
times when you need to block out the noise and focus….
Possibly your 2007 15” VGA monitor
is just not getting the job done. Here are some options that will ease the
strain on your eyes and your blood pressure.
HDD full, or taking WAY to long to
access the data you need? You may want to add an internal or external SSD. You
may find this makes a HUGE difference in your PC’s access time.
Is that kitchen chair you drug
into the office not doing your back any favors? How about a new office/ gaming
chair? You might find yourself eating in the office rather than the kitchen
Need to connect to video
conferencing? Maybe a new external video camera is just what you need! (Lights,
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