Category Archives: IT

the curse of Fujitsu is no more

By | 20/03/2022

Following on from last week After last weeks story about the Fujitsu PC, it is worth ending the story to say the PC is no more, having added the additional fans, cleaned out all the other fans and heatsinks, and reapply new thermal paste to the processor. It did not solve the issue with the… Read More »

The Curse of the Fujitsu

By | 13/03/2022

A few years ago In my previous job I bought a Fujitsu PC for the marketing dept. It had a good spec and it did the job they wanted. But as the years past their (marketing dept.)  demand grew as did the demand on the OS. Soon I was being asked to upgrade a few… Read More »

pssst, whats your Password?

By | 06/03/2022

I am an IT person, no I am not super nerdy, no I can not hack in to somebody bank account while sat in an airport coffee lounge before leaving the country. I can build a PC, I can sort out a lot of my own problems, I can do very basic programming and scripting.… Read More »

Same old, same old

By | 14/11/2021

So not a lot has really happened since my last posting, just seem to be, putting my hand in my pocket over and over again, not big amounts but those small ones that all add up and you wonder where the money has gone. Virgin Media were due to do some work in our area… Read More »

To old for school

By | 31/10/2021

Well today I start my training course for work, I have had a couple of glimpse at the online material but to days is the day I start properly. I am certainly the oldest in our group at work but being on the wrong side of sixty I would of thought that I was heading… Read More »

IT Repair time

By | 19/10/2021

None of these repairs are actually broken repairs but issues with functionality which was limiting the usage of that bit of IT. The first one on the repair list was the WordPress software which this blog is written in. Since I reinstalled in earlier this year with the current version they had this horrible thing… Read More »

An oldie but a Goodie

By | 19/09/2021

Technology never lasts in this day and age, youngster want the latest whizzie phone because they can’t be seen with last year model. They have to have the fastest processor, newest graphic card, latest OS and when something newer comes out they want that the previous machine is rubbish. Many of you have probably seen… Read More »