What are the F1 through F12 function keys?

The function keys or F-keys on a computer keyboard, labeled F1 through F12, are keys with a special function defined by the operating system or the active program. In certain instances, they may be combined with the ALT or CTRL keys. Understanding what are the F1 through F12 function keys purpose is computer and app dependent. On some smaller keyboards and laptop computers, Read More »

How do I clear my Internet browser history?

As you browse the Internet, most web page data is cached locally on your computer to help pages load faster, and to reduce the amount of data transferred over your Internet connection. But you can clear internet browser history or clear cache easily. To help keep your browsing history private, and to free up disk Read More »

How to connect two monitors to a laptop

It may be overwhelming to learn how to connect two monitors to a laptop or computer. ClickAway will show you how in this article. Dual Monitors: How to connect two monitors to a laptop As we continue to work from home, remotely or a hybrid work environment of some sort, it’s pretty well known that Read More »

Data Security Best Practices For Small Businesses

Do you wonder if your small business is doing enough to protect your data? Are you worried about data security from hackers, insider threats, ransomware, and other threats to your data as your employees work remotely? Is your business compliant with data security regulations such as CCPA, HIPAA, etc.? ClickAway IT Services recommends you adopt Read More »

How to fix a phone that won’t charge

How to fix a phone that won’t charge – Try these steps It has been a long and busy day. You get home with a nearly dead cell phone battery and finally plug it in, only to find out the thing isn’t charging anymore! Cell phone repair issues are annoying, but don’t lose hope just Read More »

How to test a network cable?

Understanding how to test a network cable A network cable is a type of ethernet network cable that brings an internet connection to TVs and computers. If you’re having connection problems on your devices, then the problem may be a faulty cable. To test the cable, plug it into a network cable tester and see Read More »

Can Old Computers Be Upgraded?

Give new life with these simple upgrades to an old computer Can upgrades to an old computer be effective and affordable? Yes. There might still be life in your current computer. You just need to improve the aging hardware’s speed and reliability with one of these affordable upgrades. Each tweak is simple enough that you Read More »

What Should I Upgrade On My PC?

What should you upgrade on your computer first? There are plenty of reasons that a computer can run slow, each of which can require a different fix. Some of the more common issues include slow boot-up and loading times, slow performance when switching between tasks, and poor performance in games. Not all of the following Read More »

How to connect a laptop to the TV

So you want to get the media on your laptop on the big screen in your living room? It’s really quite easy to connect a laptop to the TV. ClickAway can do this for you or we’ll give you some step by step instructions. You can either do this wirelessly or you can use a Read More »

How To Reset A Router

Reset a router and modem if you suspect your network isn’t working as it should. Maybe web pages aren’t loading, Netflix freezes halfway through a movie, or your smart speakers suddenly stop playing music. Whatever the case may be, restarting the router gives it time to cool off and flush out its memory. Sometimes, especially Read More »