Yearly Archives: 2016

Online Computer Credit Card Safety – The PC Works

Online Computer Credit Card Safety – The PC Works

Your credit card isn’t safe anywhere, especially on the internet. When you’re shopping online with your credit card, it’s important to follow some guidelines to avoid credit card fraud and identity theft. 1. Only use your credit card on websites you trust. © Select Stock / Vetta / Getty When you shop with your credit ... Read More
 
Christmas Holiday Sale

Christmas Holiday Sale

Christmas Holiday Sale: Refurbished Laptop Hello, everyone! Christmas is a single day in November, but The PC Works has decided to offer an ALL-MONTH Christmas Holiday Sale on a fantastic laptop! What better last-minute gift than a new laptop for that special someone (who may be quite difficult to buy gifts for). It’s a good deal ... Read More
 
ALERT! Crypto Virus hitting customers hard.

ALERT! Crypto Virus hitting customers hard.

Hello Faithful Customers! Virus Cleanup PC WORKS Prescott Valley, Prescott AZ We have now been called by 3 customers this week with the Crypto Virus or a type like it. Here is a quick recap of what it is and how to avoid it!   DO NOT OPEN EMAIL ATTACHMENTS FROM FED-EX ON A FAILED ... Read More
 
Fake Virus Warning and how to recognize it!

Fake Virus Warning and how to recognize it!

VIRUS CLEANUP: How to Recognize a Fake Virus Warning by Paul DavisPop up messages claiming that you have a virus and you are in need of anti-virus software may, ironically, actually contain a virus that could harm your computer, cause costly virus cleanup repairs or, even worse, lead to identity theft. Here’s what you need ... Read More
 
Windows 10’s free upgrade ends July 29

Windows 10’s free upgrade ends July 29

The Windows 10 free upgrade ends July 29. We’ve known that for a long time, but now the deadline is looming. You have just 25 days from today to do the deed. Or not…   THE PC WORKS DOES NOT RECOMMEND THE FREE UPGRADE TO WINDOWS 10!!! WAIT AND PAY WHEN MICROSOFT GETS THEIR SOFTWARE FIXED!!!   ... Read More
 
SSD Upgrade: Why You Need to Upgrade to an SSD Right Now

SSD Upgrade: Why You Need to Upgrade to an SSD Right Now

SSD Upgrade: Why You Need to Upgrade to an SSD Right Now SSD Hard Drives! It’s time to upgrade to an SSD if you’re still using a mechanical hard drive in your computer. An SSD is the single biggest upgrade you can give your computer, and prices have come down dramatically. Solid-state drives are so ... Read More
 
30 Interesting Facts About Computers

30 Interesting Facts About Computers

30 Interesting Facts About Computers 1-5 Interesting Facts About Computers 1. Only 8% of the world’s currency is physical money, the rest only exists on computers. – Source 2. There was a computer worm that would gain access to Windows XP systems, download a patch from Microsoft to close the vulnerability that it used to ... Read More
 
COMPUTER NETWORKS SAVE MONEY

COMPUTER NETWORKS SAVE MONEY

HOW BUSINESSES AND HOME USERS USE COMPUTER NETWORKS TO SAVE MONEY Warning: We like big geeky words…like computer networks…for SEO…=) What are Computer Networks: A set of Computers that are connected and able to exchange data. Why Should You Care: You will be able to share files between computers, connect all of your computers to ... Read More
 
HOW TO GIVE A GOOGLE REVIEW

HOW TO GIVE A GOOGLE REVIEW

Add a rating and review… To add a rating and review for a place, follow the steps below. #1 You MUST have a GOOGLE account! If you don’t you can make one. ***With a Google Account, you can access Gmail, YouTube, Google+, and other Google services with a single username and password.  (SKIP THIS AND ... Read More