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Basic Computer Care

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  The IT department publishes out a tech tip every week. Peruse the tips to learn more about a wide variety of technology related topics.

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Back Up Your Data
Most hard drives fail sooner or later- it's not a matter of if, it's when. Make sure you have a back-up system and use it regularly!

Update your Software
Running software updates can seem inconvenient, but they're actually crucial for keeping your computer safe and running well.

Laptop Care
Since they travel with us almost everywhere, laptops are particularly susceptible to unintentional damage. Learn how to avoid the most common tragedies.

Safe Computing
It's important to "drive defensively" when it comes to web browsing and email; viruses and scams are rampant. Learn how to avoid the most common ones.

 

 

Contact Us

Information Technology
Harold F. Johnson Library Center
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
413.559.5418
Fax 413.559.5419
helpdesk@hampshire.edu
 

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