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Could you imagine what it must have been like doing business 30 years ago, before you had a decent laptop?

It’s a horrible thought. And one that you only need to consider now and then, when you have an hour’s worth of work to do… but only 30 mins left on your laptop battery. Nightmare.

No one wants to be caught in the dreaded low battery limbo during a crucial meeting or presentation. But with a little know-how, you can extend your laptop battery’s lifespan and keep it running optimally for years to come.

Understanding your battery is key. Most laptops today rely on lithium-ion batteries, which have a finite number of charge cycles. A charge cycle equals a full discharge from 0% to 100%, and each cycle diminishes the battery’s capacity.

The golden rule? Avoid full discharges whenever possible… which means, don’t let the battery run out completely.

Let’s dive into your laptop’s power settings to customise your battery preferences. Hibernation mode is your friend – it kicks in before your battery hits rock bottom. And don’t forget to activate Battery Saver mode, a godsend for preserving power when your battery is running on fumes.

Next, it’s time to declutter. Close background apps and say goodbye to unnecessary power drains. Toggle off Wi-Fi and Bluetooth when they’re not in use and dim screen brightness to conserve energy.

But what about charging etiquette? Contrary to popular belief, keeping your laptop plugged in won’t harm your battery – modern devices are smarter than you think. Just steer clear of extreme temperatures and never let your battery dip below 20% if you can help it.

When it comes to storing your laptop for a little longer than usual, put it away with around 50% charge. And if you’re ever in doubt, some battery apps offer real-time insights into your battery’s health.

Lastly, stay on top of software updates. New patches and upgrades can optimise performance and minimise energy consumption, giving your battery a new lease of life.

We help businesses round here get the most from their devices for as long as possible. If we can do the same for you, get in touch.

it sECURITY & sUPPORT pACKAGES

Essentials Plan

Entry level IT Support and Security Package

Premium Plan

Premium comes packed with essential security and data backup

Elite Package

For the more securty concious business owner.

Services

3CX Hosted Phone Systems

3CX hosted phone systems are cloud-based communication platforms that enhance business connectivity through unified voice, video, and messaging tools.

Application Hosting & Management

Application hosting and management involves deploying and maintaining software applications in the cloud to ensure their reliable and secure operation.

Centralised Professional Email Signature

Centrally managed email signatures. Set sleek unified signatures for the whole company.

Dark Web Monitoring

Monitor the Dark Web for compromised domain/emails from your company to limit a cyber attack.

Device Protection (Endpoint Detect & Respond – EDR)

Fully managed and monitored device protection 24/7, human led SOC, who detect and investigate, triage, and action remediation.

DNS Security and Configuration

Email security is paramount to protecting your business and brand. Configuration of a domain for email is the first step.

Domain Registration & DNS Management

Domain registration secures your web address, while DNS management ensures that people can find your website using that address.

Email Filtering, Protection & Security

Total email security that filters spam, viruses, phishing attacks and more.

Full Fibre 900mbps Business Internet

Full Fibre 900Mbps Business Internet delivers lightning-fast, symmetrical speeds to supercharge business productivity.

Google Workspace Subscription, Management & Security

Google Workspace smoothly integrates the business solutions that your team needs in one place.

Internet Filtering & Protection

Our DNS filtering solution has been ranked #1. Internet and Content Filtering at its best.

Managed Backup for Microsoft 365 & Google Workspace

Our backup solution is built in the cloud for the cloud, making it one of the fastest and most reliable cloud backups.

Microsoft 365 Security Monitoring

24/7/365 monitoring of your Microsoft 365 account to spot any configurations issues and fix them.

Microsoft 365 Subscription, Management & Security

Microsoft 365 subscriptions include familiar Office apps, intelligent cloud services, and world-class security in one place.

Network Discovery

Network Discovery provides complete security scans of your network in real time.

Password Manager

Protect your organisation against cyber threats with zero-trust enterprise password management.

Penetration & Vulnerability Testing

Automated full-scale penetration and vulnerability testing as a service.

Phishing Simulation & Security Awareness Training

Auotmate your Cyber Security Awareness & Phishing Training with YCW.

Server Support

24/7/365 Server monitoing in real time. We fully maintain, patch monitor your servers.

Support, Monitoring & Maintenance

Our IT Helpdesk is available from 8:30am to 6:00pm Monday to Friday to answer and resolve any question you may have.

Windows 365 Cloud PC

Windows 365 Cloud PC allows you to securely stream your Windows experience, including your personalised apps, content, and settings, directly from the Microsoft Cloud to any device.

WordPress Hosting

WordPress Hosting is a hosting service optimized for WordPress websites, providing easy setup, enhanced security, and performance tuning for a seamless WordPress experience.

Zoho CRM Subscriptions

Zoho CRM is a cloud-based customer relationship management platform designed to help businesses streamline their sales, marketing, and customer support processes

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