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How to Choose the Best Retail POS System for Your Business
By Skye Schooley | July 01, 2022

Not all retail POS systems are created equal – at least, not when it comes to your store. Learn how to choose the best retail POS system.

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What Is Remote Desktop Software?
By Sean Peek | July 01, 2022

Remote desktop technology can increase productivity for businesses working from home. Here's everything you need to know about remote desktop software.

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QuickBooks Desktop vs. Online: Which Should You Use?
By Max Freedman | July 01, 2022

This guide explains the differences between QuickBooks Online and QuickBooks Desktop, to help you determine which application is best for you.

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Using PowerShell to Manage the Windows Event Log
By Adam Bertram | July 01, 2022

Find out how to use these two cmdlets to read the Windows event log on your PC.

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Postage Meters Can Save Your Business Time and Money
By Sean Peek | July 01, 2022

Postage meters are an inexpensive way to make your small business's direct mail campaigns more convenient and efficient.

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What Is PBX?
By Jeff Hale | July 01, 2022

Learn whether a PBX phone system is right for your business.

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How to Create a Paperless Office
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

Going paperless can save you time, money and effort when it comes to staying organized and maintaining transparency into your business's daily operations.

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Restaurant Receipt Printers: Thermal vs. Impact
By Sean Peek | June 29, 2022

Both thermal and impact receipt printers do the same job but are suited to different locations.

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How To Manage IIS Application Pools With PowerShell
By Adam Bertram | June 29, 2022

Where do you turn when you're managing an IIS web server farm with potentially dozens or hundreds of app pools? PowerShell, of course.

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Remote PC Security – Is It Safe?
By Andrew Martins | June 29, 2022

Connecting to any device over the internet, as you would through remote PC software, has inherent risks. Follow these tips to access remote PCs securely.

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What Is Workflow Automation?
By Julie Thompson | June 29, 2022

Automating manual processes improves efficiency and eliminates human error. Learn about workflow automation and how to create an automated workflow.

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How Much Should You Spend on Small Business Security Systems?
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

Security is critical to a small business, but so is budgeting. This guide explains how much you should spend on security systems for your small business.

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Types of Phone Systems
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | June 29, 2022

There are three basic types of business telephone systems: KSU, PBX and VoIP. Learn about them to decide which one is best for your business.

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How to Install Windows Patches With PowerShell for Free
By Adam Bertram | June 29, 2022

Microsoft's PowerShell is a free tool that you can use to run your Windows PC installs, but it requires that you learn a few things.

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How Dual Monitors Can Save You Time and Money
By Jennifer Post | June 29, 2022

With a dual-monitor workspace, you can boost your productivity and accomplish tasks in less time. Learn how to add a second monitor.

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The Best Business Uses of Microsoft Word
By Jennifer Post | June 29, 2022

Discover all of the different ways to use Microsoft Word for business.

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Document Tracking Services 101
By Kiely Kuligowski | June 29, 2022

If you send documents online, you should consider using document tracking services. Find out what document tracking is and how it can help your business.

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Cash Register Buying Guide: POS vs. Cash Registers vs. Tablet mPOS
By Jennifer Dublino | June 29, 2022

How do you choose between a cash register and a POS system? This guide walks you through the various considerations.

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5 Best Construction Estimating Tools
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | June 29, 2022

Accurate estimates are key to your construction business's success. Learn about the top five construction estimating software tools.

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How to Create a Web Scraping Tool in PowerShell
By Adam Bertram | June 29, 2022

Have you ever had the need to gather up all of the information from a web page? Here's how to write a tool in PowerShell that will do that for you.

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How to Go Mobile-First in the Age of Mobile Marketing
By Jared Atchison | June 29, 2022

Mobile-first will become the norm. Be prepared with these tips.

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How To Remove Pre-Installed Windows 10 Applications With PowerShell
By Adam Bertram | June 29, 2022

Here's how you can quickly and easily uninstall pre-installed Windows 10 apps using PowerShell's Get-AppXPackage cmdlet.

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How To Build An Interactive Menu Inside Of A PowerShell Script
By Adam Bertram | June 29, 2022

Learn how to design and build your own interactive menus inside of your PowerShell scripts to help non-PowerShell users more easily navigate and use them.

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How to Clean and Speed Up Your Laptop
By Stella Morrison | June 29, 2022

These quick fixes allow you to clean and speed up your laptop so it runs like it did when you first bought it.

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Features of Business Security Systems
By Sean Peek | June 29, 2022

Here's how to find an effective, affordable security system for your business.

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Delegating PowerShell Scripts with ScriptRunner
By Adam Bertram | June 29, 2022

Leverage Powershell scripts more securely with ScriptRunner

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Monitoring Active Directory Groups for Changes With PowerShell
By Adam Bertram | June 29, 2022

Make sure only the administrators can control Active Directory groups through Microsoft PowerShell.

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Managing Files over SFTP with PowerShell
By Adam Bertram | June 29, 2022

Although native support for Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) is not in PowerShell, by using a free module, we can retrieve, delete and add new files.

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Food Truck Tech: What You Need to Know
By Andreas Rivera | June 29, 2022

Food trucks are staying competitive with the latest apps and technology. These cutting-edge apps and software can give your food truck an advantage.

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Quality Data Only: How to Apply Data Minimization to Your Business
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

When you have excess or unverified data, you leave your business open to security breaches, misinformed decision-making and other risks.