Seamróg Technology Solutions Blog

Seamrog Technology Solutions has been serving the Pennsylvania area since 2001, providing IT Support such as technical helpdesk support, computer support and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

Taking a Short Look at Windows 10’s Action Center

Taking a Short Look at Windows 10’s Action Center

Windows 10 has been out for almost five years. Now I ask you, have you ever used the Windows 10 Action Center? If the answer is yes, good for you. If the answer is no, it is time to talk about the almost hidden part of Windows 10, and tell you how you can use it to your advantage.

0 Comments
Continue reading

What is Windows 10’s Timeline?

What is Windows 10’s Timeline?

Microsoft Windows has been a staple of personal computing for almost 35 years. When Microsoft retires their Windows 7 OS in a couple of weeks, they will be left with only two PC OSs functional: Windows 8.1 and Windows 10. Today, we will take a look at the Windows 10 OS and when to expect Microsoft to release a new operating system.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Microsoft Cortana App Getting Dropped From Many Countries

microsoft-11-28

It appears that Microsoft is getting rid of their Cortana App in several countries due to security concerns. The question is whether the United States will be next. Recently, the following notice appeared on Microsoft's UK site:"To make your personal digital assistant as helpful as possible, we're integrating Cortana into your Microsoft 365 productivity apps. As part of this evolution, on January 31, 2020, we're ending support for the Cortana app on Android and iOS in your market. At that point, the Cortana content you created - such as reminders and lists - will no longer function in the Cortana mobile app or Microsoft Launcher, but can still be accessed through Cortana on Windows. Also, Cortana reminders, lists, and tasks are automatically synced to the Microsoft To Do app, which you can download to your phone for free.After January 31st, 2020, the Cortana mobile app on your phone will no longer be supported and there will be an updated version of Microsoft Launcher with Cortana removed."

0 Comments
Continue reading

You Probably Aren’t Getting the Most Out of Office 365

You Probably Aren’t Getting the Most Out of Office 365

You’d be hard pressed to find anyone who works on a computer who hasn’t used at least one of the applications in Microsoft Office. Office has been a staple for professionals, students, and home users for decades. Over the last few years, Microsoft has reinvented how businesses can collaboratively use Office to improve productivity, security, and adhere to compliances.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Windows Bug Found To Cause Slow Startup

windows-slow-11-20

 Microsoft recently published an important new support document relating to several Windows versions. The document reads, in part, as follows:"After you configure a Windows-based computer to use large amounts of memory, including persistent memory, the computer takes longer than expected to start up. Additionally, increased CPU usage occurs for a short time after startup. Increased CPU usage occurs when an application frees and reallocates large ranges of memory in rapid succession." This newly discovered bug has been acknowledged as being present in the following versions of Windows:

0 Comments
Continue reading

New Office 365 Feature May Prevent Questionable Emails

microsoft-11-7

Microsoft continues their war against spam and phishing emails with the rollout of a new feature in Office 365 called 'Unverified Sender'. It is designed to help Outlook users identify emails that may contain poisoned files or requests for personal or sensitive information that could be used to steal a user's identity. The company had this to say about the new feature: "Unverified Sender is a new Office 365 feature that helps end-users identify suspicious messages in their inbox...we've added an indicator that demonstrates Office 365 spoof intelligence was unable to verify the sender."

0 Comments
Continue reading

Windows 10 Will Get Android Phone Call Integration Features

phone-call-11-1

Microsoft may have given up on the idea of putting their Windows operating system on smartphones, but that doesn't mean they've given up on smartphones altogether. Recently, the company announced a significant feature addition that will allow users to take calls made to an Android phone from their Windows-based PC. The new feature is currently only available to Windows Insiders for testing, but will be generally available to all users in an upcoming build in the unspecified, but not too distant future.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Customer Login

News & Updates

Seamróg Technology Solutions is proud to announce the launch of our new website at www.seamrogtech.com. The goal of the new website is to make it easier for our existing clients to submit and manage support requests, and provide more information about our services for ...

Contact us

Learn more about what Seamróg Technology Solutions can do for your business.

Seamróg Technology Solutions
PO Box 60174
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17106