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Support Guide

Welcome to the support guide section of our website. We hope to provide you with useful information and links to help maintain your computer systems.

This page contains a list of tools and utilities to assist you with system maintenance and user applications.



Laptop Support
The industries' leading laptop repair company. with clear, concie and a no-nonsense laptop repair pricing.


Grisoft is focused on developing software solutions that provide protection for computers from viruses

Sophos is a world leader in protecting businesses against viruses and spam

McAfee creates best-of-breed computer security solutions that prevent intrusions on networks and protect computer systems from the next generation of blended attacks and threats



Windows AntiSpyware (Beta)

Spybot Search and Destroy

CastleCops Spyware Startup Directory


Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer
Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) is an easy to use tool that helps small and medium businesses determine their security state in accordance with Microsoft security recommendations and offers specific remediation guidance

Free and Open-source Software

CDBurnerXP Pro
Burn CD-R, CD-RW DVD+R/RW DVD-R/RW discs

AVG Free Edition
Free Antivirus software from GriSoft. For use on personal computers. is both a multi-platform and multi-lingual office suite and an open-source project. Compatible with all other major office suites, the product is free to download, use, and distribute.

Firefox empowers you to browse faster, more safely and more efficiently than with any other browser.

Audacity is free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. It is available for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems.

VLC (initially VideoLAN Client) is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3, ogg, ...) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.

Notepad++ is a free source code editor which supports several programming languages running under the MS Windows environment.

PDFCreator is a free tool to create PDFs easily from nearly any application. With the PDFCreator Printer driver you turn any program into a PDF-machine

TUGZip is a powerful award-winning freeware archiving utility for Windows® that provides support for a wide range of compressed, encoded and disc-image files, as well as very powerful features

FileZilla is a fast and reliable FTP client and server with lots of useful features and an intuitive interface

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