Paul the Perth Computer Repair guy

Solved – “the version of iphoto installed on this mac must be updated through the mac app store”

I was recently helping a client who had lost access to his iphoto through an update to osx mavericks (and also sierra, which removes iphoto altogether) and it wouldn’t launch due to that version not being compatible with the OSX. When I found an update to iphoto it also wouldn’t install due to the mac thinking it was linked to an app store account. Fortunately I found this awesome...

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Yahoo mail server pop and imap settings

Recently I was setting up a yahoo mail account for a client and required the settings, these are the same with the yahoo.com.au (yahoo7) email addresses, for reference; IMAP / POP server settings for Yahoo7 Mail IMAP is the best way to connect your Yahoo7 Mail account to a desktop mail client or mobile app. It allows 2-way syncing, which means everything you do remotely is reflected in...

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Recovering lost emails & myob files from a re-installed PC

Yesterday I arrived at a client’s place to help with missing myob & email files. It turns out the computer had been having problems including a cryptolocker virus and someone had re-installed the operating system using the system recovery mode for the Samsung all in one screen based computer. It was tricky one because when a system recovery is done through the Samsung software it wipes...

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Installing Myob without the installer disk…

  I recently wanted to install myob on my new tablet but can’t find the original disk, so I stumbled upon this guide with instructions to install or transfer it without the original installer. We are often helping people to re-install software so this guide might be helpful for you (or us) in the...

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looking for Windows 10 Install files ? some places to get the links

Here are some good links to download the Windows 10 Install files. You will usually need to be a technician to understand how to use these to upgrade your computer and you will need a valid windows license, but here they are for...

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