Professional IT Support for Homes & Small Business - Call 9456 7932 NOW

The Messenger

Excalibur IT Solutions provides onsite and remote IT Support Services to homes and businesses in: Berowra, Mount Kuring-Gai, across the Hornsby Shire and North Shore of Sydney. Our Blog, The Messenger, is a value-add service for current and prospective customers and the broader community. With The Messenger we aim to keep you up to date with industry news, security threats, and bring you hints, tips and tricks on how to get the best out of your Computer.

If you find these articles useful, please don't forget to LIKE, RATE and SHARE with your friends, families and colleagues.

STOP Living in the Past

STOP Living in the Past
Support for Windows XP officially ended in April 2014 and Windows Vista ends support in April 2017 but surprisingly there are still many people clinging to the past and running these outdated operating systems. February 2017 Statistics on netmarketshare.com indicate that globally a little over 9% of computers are still running one of these older op...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:

Copyright

© Excalibur IT Solutions

715 Hits

Get Ready for Windows 10 - Part 2

Get Ready for Windows 10 - Part 2
Windows 10 Reserve Icon
Windows 10 Reservation Icon
Check Compatibility
Windows 10 Machine Compatible

In my last Windows 10 post I talked about the reasons that you should make the switch, but with Windows 10 now just around the corner I want to talk a little bit about getting your PC ready to make the switch. 

How to Reserve Windows 10

Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:

Copyright

© (c) Copyright Excalibur IT Solutions - All Rights Reserved

1639 Hits

NBN is Coming...What it means for you

NBN is Coming...What it means for you
NBN Scale

According to myNBN.info it would appear that the NBN is finally heading to: Berowra, Berowra Heights, Brooklyn, Cowan, Dangar Island, Mount Kuring-Gai which is great for those that have been suffering from sub-standard speeds for some quite time now.  That's the good news.  The bad news is that it is still some way off with the current plans showing the build commencing in Q2, 2016 and Ready For Service in Q1, 2017. 

Speed and PerformanceADSL vs ADSL2+ 

When it comes to the performance of your Internet connection, download and upload Speeds are the two main factors that people tend to consider, with download being all important for most consumers who download / stream: movies, TV shows, music etc. or want to play online games.

Continue reading
Tags:
Rate this blog entry:

Copyright

© (c) Copyright Excalibur IT Solutions - All Rights Reserved

1802 Hits

Windows XP: The End of the Road

If you haven't already heard, Microsoft will end support for Windows XP on April 8 2014.

What does this mean to me?

For those that continue to use Windows XP beyond this date, your computer will still work however there may be an increased risk of security problems such as viruses, malware, spyware etc.  You may also find that many software / hardware vendors will also stop supporting Windows XP which means that new software: applications, games etc, or hardware: graphics cards, printers etc may no longer be compatible with Windows XP.

Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:

Copyright

© (c) Copyright Excalibur IT Solutions - All Rights Reserved

1214 Hits

About Excalibur

We are your local IT professionals providing computer support and IT Consulting services across the Hornsby Shire.

About Us
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Useful Links

Address

39 Alan Road, Berowra Heights, NSW 2082
02 9456 7932
Mon-Fri: 08:00 - 18.00

Follow Excalibur IT

Onsite Support Locations

We provide Onsite Support across the Hornsby Shire, including: Berowra, Hornsby, Mount Kuring-Gai, Mount Colah and Asquith.

Full List of Onsite Support Locations


(C) Excalibur IT Solutions 2017. All Rights Reserved.                                               Privacy Policy |      Terms of Service     | Website Terms of Use
excalibur it solutions logo