Critical information for people running Windows 2000 and Windows XP SP2!


If you or someone you know is running Windows 2000 Professional, Windows 2000 Server, or Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2), then you and/or they absolutely NEED TO READ THIS! Below is a recent blog post from Eric Ligman, Global Partner Experience Lead for Microsoft Worldwide Partner Group.  How to Determine Your Operating System Before,…

Office 2010 Upgrade – Possibly for Free!


It might cost less than you think to upgrade to Office 2010 and take advantage of all the new slick tools and features of this product (see videos and read a description here). If you have an active Software Assurance plan, and many of our AccuNet customers do, then you have access to Office 2010…

Office 2010 is here…in June


So there are some pretty sweet features of Office 2010 including the new design features in Word, the eye-popping charts and PowerPivot for Excel, and the ribbon interface on Outlook 2010. Here is what Yardena Arar had to say on Business Advantage through Technology Blog: Gone is the big and somewhat un­­gainly Office button that…

10 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Buy an iPad


We have had many customers ask us about the iPad in recent weeks – understandably considering all the press it is getting.  But while we think the advertising is cool, the useability of the iPad is not hot.  Here are the 10 reasons why iGeneration blogger Zack Wittacker won’t buy an iPad – we thought…

Can You Get Your Licenses?


Can you get to your licenses?  Microsoft recently merged their Open Value License site with their long time used EOPEN site to create a new licensing portal.  In the process, they’ve merged accounts by email address.  Please make sure that you can still get to your open licensing sites and pull down your existing license…

Microsoft Internet Explorer Critical Security Alert


Microsoft has released a Security Bulletin to address eight critical vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer.  For AccuNet’s NSP customers, we have already applied these critical updates.  For our non-NSP customers, you will want to read below to apply these alerts OR contact AccuNet to have us apply these alerts for you.  You may contact us at …

President’s Rant


 Business owners and managers today have to be efficiency experts. The balance of cost savers and money makers is never constant. We all read books like “Good to Great”, “Category of One” and “Right People on the Bus” that teach us to be better and more efficient or someone else will take our customers. Over…

50% Off Up-To-Date Discount for Office XP and Windows XP


I found the below post from Eric Ligman’s Blog.  Eric is the Microsoft Global Partner Experience Lead in the Worldwide Partner Group.  He has a very useful blog, check it out here.  The below is from Eric’s blog here and here: What better way to start the New Year than with some really good news, like…

Start the New Year with a Computer Clean Up


AccuNet is offering a special “Revamp Your Personal PC” to our customers that will clean up your home computer and perform the necessary maintenance to ensure it is working properly. The NSP customer special is only $99 per computer or $149 for non-NSP customers for the following home computer maintenance: Remove spyware and viruses Remove…

Windows 7 Demo


My coworker, Kristy Rogers, Information Systems Consultant, put together this demo of Microsoft Windows 7 OS.  Check it out!  If you have questions about Windows 7, email Kristy at krogers@accu.com or call her at 614.899.9900 x 123.