301-571-5040    Get SUPPORT

Washington Works Blog

Washington Works has been serving the Bethesda area since 2005, providing IT Support such as technical helpdesk support, computer support, and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

Tip of the Week: Closed a Tab Accidentally? Here’s How to Restore It

Tip of the Week: Closed a Tab Accidentally? Here’s How to Restore It

Everyone has accidentally closed an important web browser tab before they were finished with it. What can you really do about it, though? You might expect that you have to search for the page again, but there’s a much easier way to do it. In your Google Chrome browser on a PC or smartphone, you can reopen closed tabs relatively easily.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: 3 More Useful Microsoft Word Features

Tip of the Week: 3 More Useful Microsoft Word Features

Microsoft Word has long since established itself as the primary word processing software in the business world, but even some power users don’t necessarily know about all of the hidden features that exist in it. Here are three of the best Word capabilities that you’ll be sure to use next time you’re in a pinch.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: 3 Tips to Turn You Into An Outlook Power User

Tip of the Week: 3 Tips to Turn You Into An Outlook Power User

Microsoft Outlook is one of the most popular email clients in the world, especially for small and medium businesses. The most recent version of Outlook has some cool features to make your life easier. Below are three Outlook life hacks to help you make the most of your tools.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: Did You Know About These Windows Features?

Tip of the Week: Did You Know About These Windows Features?

Does your business use Windows 10? If so, there are all sorts of hidden tips and tricks that can help you gain even more value from your workstations that are running Windows 10. Here are a few of these secrets and how they can help your staff save time.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Forget Sherlock Holmes, IBM’s Watson Can Solve the Mystery of Your Tax Refund

Forget Sherlock Holmes, IBM’s Watson Can Solve the Mystery of Your Tax Refund

In 2011, the world was introduced to IBM’s supercomputer Watson after it handily won the television quiz show Jeopardy!. Since then, Watson has been utilized in a variety of helpful ways, including customer service for Macy’s and Geico, as well as medical research. Today, Watson is being tapped by H&R Block to assist the public with an issue that affects every American, their taxes.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: 3 PC Maintenance Tips Every User Should Know

Tip of the Week: 3 PC Maintenance Tips Every User Should Know

Owning any piece of technology in today’s day and age is like a playing with fire. While it’s a great tool that has allowed civilization to grow and make great strides toward a better future, there’s also significant risk involved with owning such an expensive piece of technology. If it breaks down on you, you’ll be left with both a dent in your pocket and possibly even a chunk of your data missing. Here are three ways that even the average PC user can improve the performance of their technology and extend its life cycle considerably.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: Prevent Phone Calls From Interrupting Your Meetings With Volume Scheduler App

Tip of the Week: Prevent Phone Calls From Interrupting Your Meetings With Volume Scheduler App

Cell phones: as much as they’re needed for business purposes, there are definitely times that they shouldn’t ring and interrupt what is going on around you. However, turning a phone’s volume up or down isn’t always the first thing on a user’s mind. Fortunately for Android users, it no longer has to be.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: Download All of Your Google Account’s Content in One Fell Swoop

Tip of the Week: Download All of Your Google Account’s Content in One Fell Swoop

An active Google user will inevitably accumulate a stockpile of photos and videos via their account’s Google Photos app. For this week’s tip, we’ll show you how to download all of this media to a local device.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Mobile? Grab this Article!

QR-Code dieser Seite

Tag Cloud

Tip of the Week Security Technology Cloud Best Practices Business Computing Malware Hackers Privacy Network Security Business Software Microsoft Backup Email Productivity Ransomware User Tips Smartphone Mobile Devices Android Google Windows 10 Internet Managed IT Services Computer Managed Service Provider Office 365 Efficiency Small Business Encryption Business Continuity Business Management IT Services Hosted Solutions Cloud Computing Social Media Data Management Data Recovery Communication Tip of the week Remote Monitoring Outsourced IT Smartphones Work/Life Balance Hardware Workplace Tips Productivity Browser Antivirus IT Support Unified Threat Management Windows Money Server Facebook Virtual Reality Cybersecurity Disaster Recovery Risk Management How To SaaS Windows 10 Paperless Office Government Password IT Management Word Save Money Apps App Holiday Phishing Big Data Hosted Solution Innovation Data Backup Websites Managed IT Services Botnet Wi-Fi Automation Maintenance Business Technology Physical Security Hacker Chrome Twitter Collaboration Office Computer Care Robot Infrastructure BYOD Saving Money Training HIPAA Scam Recovery File Sharing Mobile Security Vulnerability Mobile Device Two-factor Authentication Bandwidth Telephone Systems Data Data Security Automobile Server Management Alert Tech Support Virtual Private Network Health Firewall Artificial Intelligence Samsung Computing Employer-Employee Relationship Taxes Politics Document Management Upgrade Unified Threat Management Office Tips Legislation Avoiding Downtime Notifications Virtualization Social Dark Web IT Consultant Licensing Sports Wireless Search User Error Mouse Time Management Microsoft Excel Meetings Cooperation How To Identity Theft Administrator Tablet Network Management Internet of Things Managed IT Cortana Passwords Webcam Education Staff Machine Learning Analytics Supercomputer IT Support IBM Comparison Touchscreen Black Market Point of Sale Blockchain Outlook Crowdsourcing Corporate Profile Cleaning Gmail Lenovo Relocation Microsoft Office IT Budget Cabling Customer Relationship Management Specifications Permissions Shortcut WannaCry Personal Information Wearable Technology Superfish Private Cloud Printer Firefox Update Digital Payment Downtime Black Friday Web Server Fraud Patch Management IT Solutions Monitors Staffing Error Access Control Vendor Management Heating/Cooling Remote Computing Disaster Cyber Monday Cameras Upgrades Data loss Computer Repair Mobile Device Management Network Applications Networking Communications SharePoint Chromebook Servers Processors Uninterrupted Power Supply Cybercrime Smart Technology CCTV Hotspot VPN Law Enforcement YouTube WiFi Augmented Reality IT Technicians Downloads Quick Tips Distributed Denial of Service Language Gadget Settings GPS Mirgation Multi-Factor Security Google Drive Emoji Statistics Solid State Drive Budget Gadgets Travel Managed IT Service G Suite Computing Infrastructure Mail Merge Digital Electronic Medical Records Tracking Techology Google Calendar VoIP Bluetooth Hard Disk Drive Motion Sickness Break Fix Alerts Address Spyware Legal CrashOverride VoIP Presentation Emergency Wireless Technology 5G Marketing IP Address Website Customer Service Mobile Office Domains Hard Drives Spam Public Speaking Lithium-ion battery Safety The Internet of Things Hiring/Firing Competition Fun Users Miscellaneous