This is the second of our Back to the Basics series and we thought we could cover Internet surfing. Please feel free to share or email this to anyone you know who may find this useful.
Recently I have had a lot of ‘Silver Surfers’ and many younger people comment that they are frustrated that they don’t understand the ‘basics’ of using computers. So, in the hope that it will help, I am writing a series of blogs on the basics. I will do my best to not use ‘techy’ language here. Please feel free to pass on and share with family and friends. I will start with computer updates.
I will start this series with one of the most often asked questions…
What Updates Do I Need To Run, and Why?
I find that many people worry about updates because they fear they will download a virus or malware. Ironically, many of the updates exist to give you better protection. It can be very confusing to know what is safe, and what is not. So, below I give you a little more information about the updates I get queries about most frequently.