Our Blog: Stuff we think you should know

Haber Group has been serving the New York area since 2000, providing IT Support such as technical helpdesk support, computer support, and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

A Brief History of Microsoft Word

A Brief History of Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word is one of the most popular software titles in the world. It wasn’t always so. Despite competing with a myriad of separate word processors over literal decades, Word has sustained and is now more powerful than ever. Today, we’ll take you through the history of the world’s most recognizable word processor.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: Building a Knowledge-Based Wiki in OneNote

Tip of the Week: Building a Knowledge-Based Wiki in OneNote

Despite its name, Microsoft OneNote can serve as far more than a basic note-taking application. One of these uses is as a rudimentary, but effective, wiki system. This week, our tip will go over how you can set up an internal wiki in OneNote.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Security Is a Big Component of Windows 10

Security Is a Big Component of Windows 10

With Microsoft betting on Windows 10 to be their #1 OS for the foreseeable future, it is important for them to be able to sufficiently protect their users from the growing threats looking to make life difficult for businesses from all over the world. Today, we will take a look at Windows 10 Enterprise Security, and how it works to protect businesses from harm.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Boost Project Collaboration with New Business Communication Apps

Boost Project Collaboration with New Business Communication Apps

For the business owner that likes to keep his/her pulse on how his/her staff communicates, email has traditionally been the best solution. Most enterprise email setups these days will provide you with email, file storage, and an integration for a messaging application--all of which have their uses--but, today’s business owner has to understand that their employees are living more mobile lives and can be productive when they’re on the move. Typically, the email application, no matter how strong their integrations are, doesn’t support real-time text messaging, but today there have been a couple solutions developed to speed up and streamline business communications, they are Slack and Microsoft Teams.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: Functional Excel Features

Tip of the Week: Functional Excel Features

Spreadsheets are great for organizing information, but they aren’t particularly interesting to look at--especially if you aren’t using Microsoft Excel to the best of your ability. Today’s tip is dedicated to going over some of the more obscure Microsoft Excel tips and tricks that will help you stylize your spreadsheets and make them more dynamic.

0 Comments
Continue reading

A Brief Introduction to .NET Framework

A Brief Introduction to .NET Framework

You may have heard of .NET framework before, or if you routinely use a Microsoft Windows operating system you’ve probably been prompted to install it at some point. Pronounced “dot net”, it is the predominant software framework of Windows, the most used non-mobile operating system in the world. Today we will introduce some software terms, go into what a software framework is, and how .NET framework is unique.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Tip of the Week: Edit PDFs in Microsoft Word

Tip of the Week: Edit PDFs in Microsoft Word

It’s not really news that Microsoft Word is one of the best pieces of software for productivity, but it will still surprise you from time-to-time. Since it can cost an arm and a leg to purchase the professional version of Adobe Acrobat for a singular purpose, people had to find a way to edit the .pdf files they received. Not surprisingly, Microsoft Word is a great solution to this problem. Today, we will show you how to edit a PDF in the newest version of Microsoft Word.

0 Comments
Continue reading

3 SharePoint Considerations Businesses Should Have

3 SharePoint Considerations Businesses Should Have

Businesses are always looking for a way to make their projects more successful. While many organizations have found success by integrating Microsoft SharePoint project collaboration software, some have found it to be a giant headache to manage, or even completely unnecessary. No matter where your business falls on this spectrum, there are some best practices in utilizing SharePoint to get the most out of the platform. Here are three considerations your team should make when you settle on SharePoint for project collaboration.

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: 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

Tip of the Week: How to Calculate Basic Math Problems Using Microsoft Word

Tip of the Week: How to Calculate Basic Math Problems Using Microsoft Word

You know Microsoft Word as the great word processor that your business relies on to compose documents of all kinds. However, Microsoft Word is much more flexible and versatile than you might think. Did you know that you can perform simple calculations in your Microsoft Word document in a quick and efficient way?

0 Comments
Continue reading

4 Compelling Reasons to Upgrade to Office 365 Business Premium

4 Compelling Reasons to Upgrade to Office 365 Business Premium

Microsoft Office 365 offers many different solutions that allow your employees to be able to do their jobs, keep everything organized, and communicate efficiently. Although, it can be tricky to select a good Office 365 plan for your business. To help streamline operations, the Microsoft Office 365 Business Premium edition offers a versatile selection that can meet any needs your business may encounter.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Windows 8 Users Will No Longer Receive Patches and Security Updates

b2ap3_thumbnail_windows_8_done_400.jpgIf you’re one of the unfortunate souls still using Windows 8 (as opposed to 8.1) on your business’s workstations, you should consider upgrading, and as soon as possible. Microsoft has cut off support for its infant operating system, so if you want patches, security updates, and just a better overall operating system, upgrading to Windows 8.1 or 10 is an ideal solution to this dilemma.

0 Comments
Continue reading

It May Take a While For Windows 10 to Overtake Windows 7

b2ap3_thumbnail_windows_10_now_400.jpgThe hype is still strong for Windows 10, and it’s easy to see why. It’s a great operating system that has the potential to change the way your business performs its daily duties. However, the monthly desktop operating system usage statistics released by NetMarketShare hint that Windows 10 adoption is starting to slow down and that many users are simply opting to keep using Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1. What gives?

0 Comments
Continue reading

Will the Surface Book Be Microsoft’s “MacBook Killer?” [Video]

b2ap3_thumbnail_the_surface_book_400.jpgOne of the most storied competitions in the technology industry comes from Apple vs Microsoft. For the past 35 years, they went back and forth by offering consumers their own twist on similar technologies. The latest chapter in this story comes from Microsoft’s new Surface Book, which aims to compete directly with Apple’s MacBook Pro.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Windows 10 Is Here - Everything Your Business Needs to Know

b2ap3_thumbnail_windows_10.pngMicrosoft’s latest PC operating system arrived with fanfare yesterday, and has received overwhelmingly positive reviews so far, but is it ready for your business? Let’s take it for a spin and find out.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Should You Upgrade to Windows 10 On Launch Day?

b2ap3_thumbnail_this_is_windows_10_400.jpgWho’s excited about the release of Windows 10 on July 29th? We sure are! After all, Microsoft’s new OS provides features and improvements that have many users planning on upgrading as soon as possible. However, as cool as Windows 10 looks to be, we don’t recommend that businesses blindly upgrade.

0 Comments
Continue reading

Mobile? Grab this Article!

Qr Code

Tag Cloud

Tip of the Week Security Best Practices Technology Cloud Email Privacy Business Hackers User Tips Malware Microsoft Business Computing Computer Internet Google Hosted Solutions Network Security Productivity Software Tech Term Mobile Devices Efficiency Communication IT Services Data Small Business Backup Smartphone Ransomware Workplace Tips Windows 10 Hardware Android IT Support Productivity Microsoft Office Saving Money Cloud Computing Browser Data Management Business Continuity Data Recovery Managed IT Services Gmail Data Backup Office 365 Facebook Server Internet of Things Users Upgrade Managed IT Services Innovation Word Windows Windows 10 Passwords Smartphones Disaster Recovery Phishing Outsourced IT Social Media App Employer-Employee Relationship Network Mobile Device Chrome Vulnerability Cybersecurity communications Artificial Intelligence Business Management Managed Service Provider Remote Monitoring VoIP Encryption Apple Hacker Content Filtering Tip of the week Analytics IT Support Big Data Miscellaneous Managed Service Government Money Information Spam Website Infrastructure BYOD Applications Save Money Office Tips Maintenance Firewall Virtual Reality Settings Two-factor Authentication Paperless Office Tablet Data storage Display Bandwidth WiFi YouTube Employee-Employer Relationship Avoiding Downtime Antivirus The Internet of Things Education Robot Virtualization Risk Management Access Control Router Wireless Printing Automation IT Management Customer Service Hacking Safety LiFi Computers Quick Tips Storage Downtime Scam Business Intelligence Retail Hosted Solution Solid State Drive Presentation SaaS Networking Company Culture Office Outlook Hard Disk Drive VPN Monitors Wireless Technology Holiday Search Gadgets Unified Threat Management Data Security HIPAA Recovery IBM Data loss Business Technology Mobile Device Management Development Virtual Private Network Administration Operating System Chromebook End of Support Customer Relationship Management Wi-Fi Computing Server Management Laptop Password Mobile Security Document Management Touchscreen Google Drive Apps Augmented Reality Mouse Vendor Management Telephone Systems Halloween Messaging Address Writing Hotspot Professional Services Public Speaking Websites Identity Theft Cortana Work Content Google Docs Black Friday Regulations Voice over Internet Protocol Entertainment Uninterrupted Power Supply Patch Management Windows 8 Microsoft Excel Star Wars Competition Training Fun Desktop User Error Multi-Factor Security Mirgation Business Growth Dark Web Nanotechnology G Suite Spying Google Wallet Staff Automobile Shortcuts Bluetooth Social Networking Scary Stories Analysis Employee-Employer Relationships Corporate Profile Current Events Language USB Optimization Streaming Cyber Monday Cybercrime FinTech iOS Blockchain Cost Management Troubleshooting VoIP Legal Google Calendar Chatbots IP Address Alt Codes Dark Data Net Neutrality Screen Reader Undo How To Drones Printer Wearable Technology Security Cameras Smart Technology Marketing Motherboard Remote Computing Sports Students WannaCry Going Green Social Engineering Computing Infrastructure Dongle Knowledge Recycling Human Error IT service Heating/Cooling Mobile Office MSP Scalability Social Permissions Assessment Time Management Legislation Identity Application Update Typing FCC Smart Tech PowerPoint Firefox Managing Stress Managed Services Cabling Distributed Denial of Service Alerts Service Level Agreement Digital Payment Experience Unified Communications eWaste Device BDR Servers Deep Learning Humor Running Cable Migration Hacks Fraud Internet Exlporer Politics LED Network Management Comparison Managed IT Cryptocurrency Title II Connectivity Virtual Desktop Onboarding Techology Budget SharePoint Collaboration Cables Laptops Managed IT Service Modem Hard Drives Buisness Slack Digital Lenovo How To Licensing Continuity Mobility Google Maps Bring Your Own Device sip Lithium-ion battery Charging Mail Merge Value Tech Support IT solutions Smart Office Co-Managed IT Specifications Compliance Software as a Service Disaster Shortcut Bitcoin Network Congestion Online IoT Computer Care Digital Signage Unified Threat Management Downloads IT Technicians File Sharing Wires Break Fix Cookies Refrigeration Samsung 5G Monitoring Spyware Superfish Information Technology Cooperation User Solar Print Toner Statistics Best Practice telephony Black Market Point of Sale Regulation Mobile Computing Law Enforcement Physical Security Travel Notifications CrashOverride Upgrades Twitter Botnet Supercomputer Gadget Staffing Motion Sickness Crowdsourcing Taxes 3D Printing Personal Information Administrator Web Server Emergency Machine Learning IT Budget GPS Printers IT Consultant Unsupported Software Computer Repair Processors Cameras Relocation Tracking Meetings Cleaning Mobile Data Health Alert CCTV Private Cloud Webcam Windows 7 Domains Emoji Work/Life Balance Electronic Medical Records Error