Brighton & Hove Remembrance Sunday 2024

Sunday 10th November 2024


Imagine Nation 2024: An Unforgettable Celebration for IT Support Providers

Last night, we had the privilege of attending Imagine Nation, an extraordinary festival-themed event hosted by Giacom at London's Southbank. This unique gathering was more than just an industry event—it was a heartfelt celebration of the incredible work done by IT support providers like ourselves. Here's a recap of the highlights that made Imagine Nation an unforgettable experience.


Why Regular Computer Check-Ups Are Essential for Your Device's Health

Your computer is like any other machine; it needs regular maintenance to stay in top shape. Just as you wouldn't ignore the check-up light in your car, overlooking routine computer check-ups can lead to performance issues, security vulnerabilities, and even hardware failure.


A Comprehensive Guide to the Most Valuable IT Certifications for 2024

In the rapidly evolving field of information technology, staying ahead requires continuous learning and acquiring new IT skills. One of the most effective ways to demonstrate expertise and advance your career is through certifications. This guide will cover the most valuable IT certifications for 2024 in areas like cloud computing, cybersecurity, AI, and data science. We'll also discuss the benefits of each certification and potential career paths.


The True Cost of DIY PC Repairs: Knowing When to Seek Professional Help

In today's digital age, the temptation to tackle PC repairs on your own is more enticing than ever. With countless online tutorials and forums offering guidance, it's easy to believe that anyone can handle the complexities of PC repair. 


The Impact of the Westfield Shopping Centre Fiasco and High Street Demise on Croydon Businesses: An IT Support Perspective

This article explores how these events have affected Croydon businesses, with a particular focus on the role of IT support in helping them navigate these challenging times.


How Upgrading to a New Computer Can Boost Your Mental Health

In the vibrant and fast-paced city of London, the functionality of your computer plays a crucial role in both your professional and personal life. An outdated or malfunctioning computer can significantly affect your mental health by adding stress and reducing productivity.


Digital Living in Croydon: How Technology Shapes the Daily Lives of 395,000 Residents

Croydon, situated in South London, has seen a steady increase in its population, which now stands at around 395,000 residents as of 2024. This growth is consistent with trends observed across London and the broader UK, driven by both natural population growth and immigration (Office for National Statistics) (Croydon Observatory)


Celebrating the 80th Anniversary of D-Day: A Technological Journey from 1944 to 2024

June 6, 2024, marks the 80th anniversary of the D-Day landings, a pivotal event in World War II that signified the beginning of the end of the conflict. As we commemorate this historic milestone, it is worth reflecting not only on the bravery and sacrifice of those who participated but also on the technological advancements that played a crucial role in the success of the operation. The progress from the technology of 1944 to the cutting-edge innovations of today is nothing short of extraordinary, showcasing human ingenuity and the relentless drive to improve.


SysFix IT Support LTD Wins Bronze Award in Defence Employer Recognition Scheme

We have some exciting news to share on our blog today! SysFix IT Support LTD, a trusted provider of innovative IT Support Services, has recently been honoured with the Bronze Award in the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS).


Hove Cadet Aims to Make a Difference Through Charity Mountain Challenge

Teenagers are often unfairly criticised by society, facing stereotypes and blame. However, 16-year-old Roberta "Bobbi" Sancha from No 1 (Brighton) Detachment, Delta Company, Sussex Army Cadet Force, is set to challenge these misconceptions.


Brighton and Hove Armed Forces Day 2024

Celebrate Armed Forces Day on June 29th at Downs Junior School, located on Rugby Road, Brighton, which also houses the Take Shelter WW2 Museum. T...

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20% Off Computer Support

SysFix IT Support have partnered with the Defence Discount Service to offer a 20% discount for members of the armed forces and their veterans.


Mayor of Brighton Rallies Support for Army Cadets

On Monday, 18th March, the No.1 Detachment, located at Dyke Road, Brighton, was honoured with a visit by the Mayor, accompanied by Councillor Amanda G...

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SysFix IT Supports the Armed Forces Covenant

SysFix IT Support are committed to supporting the Armed Forces, their veterans and in particular, the young people involved with the Army Cadet Force. 


What is an IT Support Package? Unpacking the Essentials for Your Business

In the dynamic landscape of modern business, technology acts not just as a facilitator but as a critical backbone that supports operations, growth, and innovation. As enterprises evolve, the complexity of managing and maintaining their IT infrastructure escalates, making it imperative to ensure uninterrupted tech support.Enter a 2 sentence intro.


Emergency IT Support for business critical incidents

Emergency IT Support is a service dedicated to providing swift resolutions to business critical IT incidents. This priority business service provides support and assistance with virus outbreaks, ransomware attacks, server outages, network connectivity and data loss. Most issues are dealt with remotely due to speed however on-site support is also often available.


Outlook TPM Error 80090034 Trusted Platform Malfunctioned

Error code 80090034 was generated when attempting to add a new Office 365 email account into Microsoft Outlook stating that your computer's trusted platform module has malfunctioned.  Something went wrong - doesn't it always!


Engaging with the Future: A Deep Dive into Windows Server 2025

The tech world is buzzing with the latest announcement from Microsoft – the introduction of Windows Server 2025. This new iteration of the server operating system is packed with features aimed at enhancing security, performance, and flexibility, making it a compelling update for IT professionals and organizations worldwide.


The Indispensable Benefits of Search Engine Optimisation

The most immediate benefit of SEO is enhanced visibility. Search engines serve millions of users per day, each looking for answers to their questions or solutions to their problems. By optimising for these search engines, businesses can increase the likelihood of their target audience finding them.


Remote IT Support Services reduce your carbon footprint

Remote IT support offers several environmental benefits when compared to sending an engineer on-site. These advantages align with the growing need for eco-conscious practices in business operations. Here are five key reasons why remote IT support is more environmentally friendly.


Windows Server 2012 R2 End Of Life

When is the Windows Server 2012 R2 End Of Life? Support for Windows Server 2012R2 comes to an end on October 10th 2023, leaving businesses vulnerable ...

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Netstar IT Support

Unfortunately, they merged with another IT company. If you're still looking to work with a small independent IT company in London, SysFix IT Support can help. 


Now TV Broadband Router Settings

You may want to replace the NowTV Broadband Router if you're experiencing poor wifi or slow speeds. When we asked for a replacement router, NOWTV wanted to sign us up for a new 12-month contract (I don't think so!) So read on and we'll show you how to set up the best router for Now Broadband.


FuxSocy Ransomware encrypted files

What is FuxSocy Encryptor and how did I get it? The FuxSocy ransomware is a type of malicious software that encrypts files on the infected system, ren...

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Free WEEE Disposal and Recycling in East Sussex

A comprehensive list of WEEE recycling services in East Sussex. Recycle your old electronics items and prevent them going to landfill.


Brighton Free Computer Repair Workshops

Brighton Council has set up a new project called the Tech Takeback. It's an initiative to help save over 30 tonnes of old electrical items from landfi...

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Emails stuck in Outlook outbox

We've all been there, those pesky messages informing you that Outlook failed to send and receive your messages. The constant loop is enough to drive you insane. Relax and be methodical in your approach or get help from an IT Support Company like SysFix.


Lightroom encountered an error with preview cache

Adobe Lightroom can sometimes throw an error message regarding the preview cache and needs to quit. Lightroom will automatically attempt to fix this problem the next time it starts but sometimes, further intervention is required to fix this issue. 


4SEO Sitemap not found

After generating a sitemap with the Weeblr 4SEO component, then navigating to Sitemaps and attempting to access the generated link, a 404 Not found error is reported.


Winner w32mkde.exe not running

This error is due to incorrect permissions on specific files, folders, and registry keys. We have found that Winner Design's installer, made by Compusoft doesn't always work so well and does not correctly set the required permissions.