Professional Computer Tips and Tricks

Professional posts to help you keep your computer running smooth – Brought to you by Four Corners Computer Center

How to run a system restore in Windows 8

We have all been their, accidentally installed something on our computer that we didn’t mean to. Well luckily with Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 there is a System restore feature that will restore your computer back to a date when it was working. Don’t worry a system restore doesn’t loose any new data files that…

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3 Great local websites I’d like to share

Think Boise First keeps the spirit of independent Boise alive by promoting local businesses and raising awareness for the value they bring to the fabric of our community. Their mission is to connect and promote locally owned and independently operated businesses while educating the community on local products and services and the economic benefits of…

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The Angie’s List Super Service Award – 2013, 2014

The Angie’s List Super Service Award honors excellence among service and health providers who maintain superior service ratings and reviews on Angie’s List. We are proud to announce that Four Corners Computer Center has been voted in for the Angie’s List Super Service Award 2 years in a row. In 2013 we not only received…

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Installing and Running Avast Anitvirus

I do believe in Microsoft Security Essentials / Microsoft Defender however sometimes no matter what you try it just doesn’t cut it. So my second favorite anit-virus program is AVAST Antivirus. In this post I will walk you through how to install Avast Antivirus and how to run it. This post is about the free…

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Microsoft Doesn’t Call People – EVER!

I’m sorry to be the bearer of bad news but Microsoft doesn’t just sit around and call people to help them with their computers. The same goes for HP, Dell, Acer, ASUS or whoever else they might say they are. These people are simply trying to mess with your computer and separate you from your money. I want…

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This is how malware gets on your computer!

Please watch the video below for a complete walk through as I install what seems to be a perfectly harmless application. This application is great but all the junk programs that it brings with it are ruthless and not easy to remove and clean up. Unfortunately this happens to the best of us. I have…

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Don’t click ads within a YouTube video

I just noticed something very interesting I would like to share with everybody! Lately we have been doing a bunch of stuff with YouTube. As a matter a fact you should check out our new Four Corners Intro Below: I hope you like the intro however did you see the google ads pop up? I…

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Resetting Google Chrome Browser

There are lots of reasons why you might have to reset your internet browsers. Basically what can happen is your browsers can get hi-jacked / taken over by plug-ins and / or search engines that direct you to search results and pages that they want you to see. Even a simply search, instead of the…

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Resetting Mozilla Firefox Browser

There are lots of reasons why you might have to reset your internet browsers. Basically what can happen is your browsers can get hi-jacked / taken over by plug-ins and / or search engines that direct you to search results and pages that they want you to see. Even a simply search, instead of the…

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