LME Services Technology Blog

CryptoLocker is arguably the most devastating ransomware virus currently roaming the internet. Its goal is simple; get on your machine, spread to every other computer and server on your network and then systematically encrypt every file it can access.  Once encrypted, these files require a...

The end has come to everyone’s least favorite operating system, Windows 8.  As of January 13, 2016, Microsoft is no longer supporting or patching the operating system they released only 4 short years ago. According to David Goldman from CNN, nearly 50 million computers are still running...

If you follow computer technology than you’ve probably heard that Solid State Hard Drives (or SSDs) are the single best upgrade you can add to your computer.  But what is an SSD and why is better? What are they? Picture a record player arm moving around a...

Google+ and Google My Business   Throughout the holiday season, it seems every business regardless of size, is out to get extra attention online. Whether it be through Google search, social media or paid advertising, Google tools offers businesses a valuable opportunity to be located based on...

What is Office 365?   Heard people talking about Office 365 but unsure what it is?  Office 365 is essentially a Microsoft subscription service. Their pitch is that rather than investing a large amount of money up front on your company’s email and Office programs (Word, Excel,...

One of our clients recently got a call from Microsoft Support saying that their servers had detected a virus on my client’s PC and that they needed to verify this by having my client follow a few simple steps.  The Microsoft Support Engineer then walked...

Microsoft has decided that with Windows 10, you no longer have a choice when Windows wants to do updates.  While this decision could help keep people updated, it can also cause tremendous headaches.  Windows updates don't just mean security updates, it can include updates to...