Adding an Exchange email account to an iOS device

Adding an Exchange email account to an iOS device
For iOS 12: Go To Settings > Passwords & Accounts > Add Account For iOS 11: Go To Settings > Accounts & Passwords > Add Account For iOS 10: Go to Settings > Mail > Account > Add Account For iOS 9 and lower: Settings > Mail, Contact, Calendars > Add AccountOn the Add Account screen, tap Microsoft Exchange.Enter ...

Set up Exchange ActiveSync on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

When you add your Exchange ActiveSync account, you can sync your Mail, Contacts, Calendars, Reminders, and Notes with your iOS device. Add your Exchange account Tap Settings > Passwords & Accounts > Add Account > Exchange. Enter your address Enter your email address, then tap Next. You can also enter an account description. Connect to your Exchange Server After you enter your email ...

How to Turn Off Email Threads in iOS 10

Open the Settings app. Tap Mail. Under Threading, toggle off Organize by Thread.

How to forget a WIFI network on IOS devices

How to forget a WIFI network on IOS devices
1.) Go to Settings > WI-FI 2.) Tap the ‘i’ next to the WIFI network that you want your device to forget. 3.) Tap ‘Forget This Network’ and then tap ‘Forget’ to confirm.

What happened when sextortion scammers targeted a BBC Trending reporter?

Information from BBC ( https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/stories-46323625/what-happened-when-sexto) Thousands of people all over the world have been receiving sextortion emails from scammers. They’re different from garden-variety scam emails because they often include a hacked password as part of the message. BBC Trending reporter Jo Whalley received one of the scam emails. Despite having no worries about her browsing ...

Office 365 issues

Office 365 issues
We have seen a few customers experiencing issues with Office 365 today, primarily gaining access to Exchange online mailboxes. Microsoft are currently not showing any issues, although Down Detector is showing a different picture…. Update…

How do I find the MAC address of my iOS device?

To locate the MAC Address of your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch, follow these steps: ·  Tap Settings. ·  Select General. ·  Select About. ·  The Mac address is listed as Wi-Fi Address.

Issues with Microsoft Activation Servers

Microsoft’s activation servers appear to be experiencing issues today.  Some Windows have seen Windows 10 Pro systems have, er, gone Home.

Microsoft will continue Skype ‘classic’ support after negative customer feedback

Microsoft originally announced the classic Skype would be discontinued on 1st September 2018 and encouraged users to upgrade to version 8. Skype 8, first introduced last year, features a total design overhaul that has not been popular with some customers, which led some Skype users to be unhappy with Microsoft’s announcement. Microsoft has changed its ...

How to Update Exchange Account Settings on an iOS 11 Device

This procedure is applicable for iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, etc.) running iOS 11 and higher.  The screenshots shown below were taken from an iPhone 7 running iOS 11.0.1.  Other devices will be similar.  Prior to starting this procedure,  please obtain your account-specific information from the Readycrest support team. To edit Exchange email account server settings ...

SonicWall Capture Client

SonicWall Capture Client
The ever-growing threat of ransomware and other malicious malware-based attacks has proven that client protection solutions cannot be measured based only on endpoint compliance.  Traditional antivirus technology uses a long-embattled signature-based approach, which has failed to match the pace of emerging malware and evasion techniques.   SonicWall Capture Client is a unified endpoint offering with ...

Microsoft will end the final free Windows 10 Upgrade program on the 31st December (2017)

Microsoft will end the final free Windows 10 Upgrade program on the 31st December (2017)
Microsoft offered Windows users a free upgrade to Windows 10 back when the operating system was released. The official free upgrade offer hasn’t been available for more than a year, however customers who use assistive technologies were still able to upgrade. The ongoing free upgrade offer was implemented for anyone who wanted Windows 10 for ...

Bad Rabbit Ransomware

On Tuesday 24th, a new strand of ransomware named ‘Bad Rabbit’ appeared in Russia and Ukraine and spread throughout the day. The “ransomware” virus is spreading via compromised websites, downloading a fake Adobe Flash Player installer. Please DO NOT click on links or execute any downloaded files which look similar to Adobe Flash Player installer. ...

SonicWALL Advanced Gateway Security Suite

SonicWALL Advanced Gateway Security Suite
Complete network security in a single integrated package SonicWall Advanced Gateway Security Suite (AGSS) is a complete suite of security services for SonicWall firewalls.  An upgrade over SonicWall Comprehensive Gateway Security Suite (CGSS), which features Capture Advanced Threat Protection, a multi-engine sandbox that runs and inspects suspicious files and code in an isolated cloud-based environment.  ...

Symantec Endpoint Encryption – Full disk and removable media encryption with management

Symantec Endpoint Encryption - Full disk and removable media encryption with management
Symantec™ Endpoint Encryption v11.1.1 provides full disk encryption, removable media protection, and centralized management. Powered by PGP technology, the drive encryption client renders data at rest inaccessible to unauthorized parties on laptops and desktops. Removable Media Encryption functionality lets end users to move sensitive data onto USBs, external hard drives, and memory cards while management ...

Readycrest becomes a SonicWALL SecureFirst Silver Partner

Readycrest becomes a SonicWALL SecureFirst Silver Partner
    Readycrest are proud to have been certified as a  SonicWALL SecureFirst Silver partner. For over 25 years, SonicWall has been the industry’s trusted security partner protecting millions of networks worldwide.  In 2016, SonicWall earned the highest rating of “Recommended” in the latest version of the NSS Labs Next-Generation Firewall Security Value Map for ...

MailStore Server can help towards GDPR compliance

MailStore Server can help towards GDPR compliance
Archiving your Exchange or Office 365 with MailStore provides fast access to a secure and centralised database of all email messages which helps meet GDPR requirements in a number of ways.  Mailstore can help with ….. Providing a complete record of email communications –  Search for personal data in confidence that what you’re seeing is ...

Apple iPhone users should install iOS 10.3.3 to patch a major security flaw on the device

APPLE is urging iPhone owners to update their iOS immediately to patch a new security flaw which could give hackers control of their device. Known as Broadpwn, the bug affects the Wi-Fi chips found in both Android and Apple smartphones and allows an attacker to take over a device remotely while it searches for Wi-Fi. ...

General Data Protection Regulation – GDPR

Data protection law in the UK is undergoing the most significant changes since the Data Protection Act (DPA) in 1998.  The new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect in May 2016, and you have until 25th May 2018 to become fully compliant. The government has confirmed that the UK’s decision to leave ...

Microsoft Office – Installer compatibility ‘Click-to-Run’ and ‘Windows Installer’

Unfortunately, you can’t have Office products of the same version (like 2013 or 2016) that use two different installation technologies installed on the same computer. This also applies to standalone applications like Access, Visio, Project, Skype for Business, or OneDrive for Business. https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Office-installed-with-Click-to-Run-and-Windows-Installer-on-same-computer-isn-t-supported-30775ef4-fa77-4f47-98fb-c5826a6926cd?ui=en-US&rs=en-US&ad=US   In some cases, you also can’t have two different versions of ...