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 – 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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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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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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Free Patch Management for Small Business & Entrepreneurs

The majority of security exploits today are executed via old, unpatched software. This is the soft underbelly of the modern computing environment ever since Windows PCs began significantly hardening and locking down the core operating system against malware, viruses, and […]

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Apple iOS: Updating Your Carrier Settings

Carrier settings updates are small files that are installed on smartphones and iOS devices. The Carrier settings include updates to Access Point Names (APNs), MMS Settings, and data for tethering and some stock iOS apps. If you don’t have the […]

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2016 TechXpo – The Manatee Chamber of Commerce All-Star Lineup of Local Technology Experts Event

2016 TechXpo The Manatee Chamber of Commerce All-Star Lineup of Local Technology Experts Event     Manatee Chamber’s 2016 TechXpo boasts an all-star lineup of local Technology Experts from across the Bradenton, Sarasota, & Lakewood Ranch area who’s presentations and panels […]

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Software Updates – Patch Software, It’s Essential to Online Security

SARASOTA-BRADENTON, Fla. — Top security experts are generally aligned with advocating updating software as an essential component of computer security: you must patch your software. This stands in stark contrast to the opinions of non-experts where, according to the Google […]

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