Guide to installing OpenOffice.

After celebrating OpenOffices tenth birthday last month I though it was high time I wrote a guide to installing OpenOffice on your PC. Contrary to popular belief there are many options when it comes to office software. OpenOffice is just one of them. So lets get started…. The OpenOffice website is well written and easy […]



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How to install AVG Free 2011

Hi its that time again, a new version of AVG is available and i get lots of people asking how do i install avg free. So here is a little guide i hope you can print out and follow. Enjoy. NOTE: If you have an older version of AVG don’t worry about anything just go […]



MSVC Redistributables Installation Failed. Installation Of AVG Cannot Continue.

Hit this message after a clean up of a PC today hit my head against the wall then my google foo found this out….. Install the MSVC redistributable manually by going to the link below and and downloading it from micro$oft. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=32BC1BEE-A3F9-4C13-9C99-220B62A191EE&displaylang=en Then install AVG and hey presto puff all done….



MalwareBytes – This application has failed to start because MSVBVM60.DLL was not found.

I went to install Malwarebytes on my desktop computer but got a weird installation error message; “mbam.exe – Unable To Locate Component.  This application has failed to start because MSVBVM60.DLL was not found. Re-installing the application may fix the problem.” I tried downloading another copy of Malwarebytes and re-installing it, thinking I got a bad […]



Installing MS Office to a Machine without an optical drive….

Last week i sold a customer a shiney new Samsung NC10 Notebook PC. It has windows Xp – 1 GB RAM – 160 GB Hard Drive its a nice 10.2″ laptop. It has a nice shiney black finish on the back and basically is a very sweet thing. You may or may no know that […]