January 2018 Update: we have brought EKSMS under the umbrella of EKlär Solutions...if you have any Social Media needs contact us! If your business needs help with Social Media visit our sister company at eklarsms.wordpress.com http://eklarsms.wordpress.com/
This article continues our series exploring Windows 8 and SkyDrive. Read the previous articles here. SkyDrive is the Microsoft equivalent of iCloud or Google; Outlook.com is the revamped version of Hotmail: it is the online version of Outlook on your desktop comprising Mail, Contacts (People) and Calendars. SkyDrive, including Outlook.com, is an integral part of Windows 8 -- you … Continue reading SkyDrive & Outlook.com: an overview
This article is the second in our series exploring Windows 8 and SkyDrive, read the first article here. Windows 8 and Office 2013 are very much geared up to online data storage: you will need a Microsoft account (Hotmail or Outlook.com) to register your copy of Windows 8. With this account you get your own … Continue reading Get the best out of Windows 8
Whilst setting up a new laptop recently we were fortunate enough to play with Windows 8 and Office 2013, and an interesting game it was... In creating an operating system that caters for both tablets and laptops, Microsoft might be accused of creating a multi-layered platform with a bit of this & a bit of … Continue reading Windows 8: any good?
No, really, how hard can it be to update a single web page? Recently we were tasked with updating a CMS website -- this legacy site has a fairly old WYSIWIG editing front-end -- no biggie you may think. The non-techie stakeholders could not understand the hold up, and frankly there shouldn't have been any … Continue reading How hard can it be?
Microsoft will no longer be supporting XP from April 2014 – it is already in 'extended life' probably due to the failure of Vista, and MS had to keep it going. This may not seem like a problem – you know how to use your laptop just fine! And in any case, if you have … Continue reading Windows XP: plan your exit strategy NOW
The creation of an entirely new programming language in Arabic by Ramsey Nasser has generated a lot of interest. Although ﻗﻟب (Alb) is unlikely to be the beginning of a fully Arabic coding experience, the exercise highlights the importance of language in how each of us frames our model of the world. How important is language … Continue reading ﻗﻟب (Alb): Language is not only spoken, it is also compiled
Visit our parent site www.eklar.co.uk and click straight through to our new WordPress.com site. We hope you will enjoy this somewhat improved web presence, feel free to leave comments, and if you think we can help you with your IT needs, get in touch! We have gone with the WordPress.com model in order to take advantage of all the … Continue reading EKlär Solutions launches new website!