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About Tech MacGyver Solutions – In today’s world, business success is dependent on getting the Tech right. IT has evolved well beyond troubleshooting critical systems into being a key business driver where your IT assets and infrastructure should allow you to […]

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Tech Emergency – Handling Tech Emergencies Tech MacGyver is available 24×7 to support the technical needs of concierge clients – putting out the inevitable fires that start with the technology in our business and personal lives. SEO – Search Engine Optimization Have […]

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Consulting

Consulting – We offer individualized technology and business solutions for our clients and we’re happy to discuss and determine your needs with you during a free 30 minute consultation. If we decide to work together, we generate an assessment to […]

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Latest Blog

Ransomware Mitigation

Tech MacGyver - Technology & Business Solutions for Sarasota-Bradenton - How to Prevent and Recover from a Ransomware Malware Attack

In a recent post at the The City Innovators Forum, they share how city leaders have several ideas on how to leverage protection and planning against ransomware attacks. As one city leader put it, when it comes to cybersecurity, “It’s […]

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Add or Remove Quick Launch Toolbar in Windows 10

A quick tutorial to show you how to add/remove the Quick Launch toolbar in Windows 10. We find that the Quick Launch toolbar remains a fast and easy way to open your favorite programs via shortcuts without cluttering up the […]

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Protecting Data for Small Businesses by way of a Seamless Backup Solution

What can small businesses, without the budget of a large corporation, do to protect their data? Watch this video to learn how Datto’s Alto 3 may be the best solution for business continuity at your organization. A business continuity solution […]

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Make Your Computer’s Display Adapt to the Time of Day

What is f.lux? Software that fixes the color of your computer’s display to adapt to the time of day; warm at night and like sunlight during the day. It’s even possible that you’re staying up too late because of your […]

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Google My Business Seminar

There were some good takeaways at the Manatee Chamber of Commerce’s Google My Business seminar.

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Keep Your Computer Safe with VirusTotal File Uploader

Remove Malware and Viruses

VirusTotal File Uploader Analyze suspicious files and URLs to detect Viruses, Malware, Spyware/PUPS, and automatically share them with the information security community. Not expecting an attachment in your email? Download something and want a second opinion over your current anti-virus/anti-malware […]

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Managing Your Online Reputation

92% of customers now read online reviews while 86% of customers will hesitate to purchase from a business that has negative online reviews. What can you do to ensure your business is ranked well… and often? In this two hour […]

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Broadband Speed Tests

Sarasota-Bradenton Internet Broadband Speed Tests

Broadband Speed Test Links Test your Broadband Internet Connection Bandwidth Speed to locations around the world using broadband speed tests from various providers. You don’t want to take any single internet provider’s word for it. Tests check your connection’s download […]

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Holiday Season Brings Hackable Gifts & Liabilities for Homes & Businesses

Tech MacGyver - Technology & Business Solutions for Sarasota-Bradenton - Cybersecurity Tips

With the holidays come electronic gifts but they’re not always the ones you asked for or, as a consumer, are even prepared for. And that includes ones we buy ourselves. What do we mean by this? Many new electronic gadgets […]

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Scan Your Computer for Malware

The following tools will safely scan your computer for malware/viruses and remove them. ESET Online Scanner https://www.eset.com/us/online-scanner/  F-Secure Online Scanner https://www.f-secure.com/en/web/home_global/online-scanner McAfee Stinger http://www.mcafee.com/us/downloads/free-tools/index.aspx Norton Power Eraser https://norton.com/npe Microsoft Safety Scanner https://www.microsoft.com/security/scanner/en-us/default.aspx Microsoft Windows Defender Offline https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17466/windows-defender-offline-help-protect-my-pc  

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