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Troubleshoot a Slow Network – The entire Network is Slow

… systematically disconnecting all of your computers in the network one by one. This is only practical in small network environment. Virus Attack A lot of connections originating from the same MAC address, to the same destination port, but for different destination address, and in short intervals. Fix: Determine the source address of these connections and disconnect the suspect hosts. Run an antivirus scan on the computer before plugging it back. There are a few ways to determine the source of a …

How to send emails from a batch file in Windows

… An alternative for a fully automated solution is to use a key stroke simulator such as SendKeys to emulate CTRL+S, (send). Another solution to automatically send emails from Outlook is to use TASK SCHEDULER to call a VBS script. The VBS script does the sending through Outlook. There are a few ways to do this using the Outlook Object Model, or MAPI Mail, or CDO mail. But this is out of the scope of this article and I see very little advantage in developing a VBS script for Outlook. …

Double Protection for your business: Trademarks and Patents

Both a patent and a trademark protect a business’ intellectual property in two distinct ways. According to the United States Patent and Trademark Office a trademark is, by definition “a word, phrase, symbol or design, or a combination of words, phrases, symbols or designs, that identifies and distinguishes the source of the goods of one party from those of others.”  The words “trademark” and “brand” are almost synonymous, and you can protect your trademark or brand by acquiring …