22nd April on World Earth Day

At the end of April on World Earth Day, IT-Works in conjunction with Willers Insurance Brokers got a group of friends together and we rode down the Wild Coast on our mountain bikes. “Team Tortoise” was born, due to the rather ‘leisurely pace’ we ride our mountain-bikes! Our group of ‘tortoises’ decided to have a bit of fun with our ‘slow status’, whilst using the opportunity to raise money for our ’turtle friends’ at sea. Although the official Earth Day theme for 2016 was ‘to plant a tree’, We decided to focus our efforts on Turtle Conservation instead. Loggerhead Turtles


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NEW Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet

NEW Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet This unique tablet offers a lot more than business on-the-go. It features a modular design that lets you turn your device into a laptop, and a projector. Plus the detachable keyboard includes a track pad and the legendary TrackPoint— no mouse required. Portable Entertainment With a Stunning Display Whether for work or leisure, the high resolution 2K (2160 x 1440) display features widescreen IPS technology and an integrated, adjustable kickstand for viewing from any angle. With the integrated speakers and Dolby® surround sound technology, the X1 Tablet is perfect for watching videos. Has a built


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Free Windows 10 upgrade

Free Windows 10 upgrade     On 1st June 2015, Microsoft announced that Windows 10 would be released on July 29, 2015.And that if you are on Windows 7 or 8 you have until the 29th July 2016 to take advantage of the free upgrade to Windows 10. If you still need to upgrade to Windows 10 we have a step by step guide on how you can do that. Or if you need us to do it for you please log a call with us and we’ll arrange upgrade you to Windows 10. 

What is Fibre Optic ?

What is Fibre Optic ? Fibre optic cable consists of a bundle of glass threads, each of which is capable of transmitting messages modulated onto light waves. Fibre cables can contain up to a thousand Fibres in a single cable, with potential bandwidth in the terabytes per second.  This means that if your home or office area support Fibre you can experience faster internet access. Check on this coverage map and then contact us if you have fibre coverage and we’ll get you connected to the fibre network http://www.telkom.co.za/coverage/ftth/   Fibre to the Premises – FTTP Fibre to the premises (FTTP)


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How to set your Internet Explorer Home Page

How to set your Internet Explorer homepage in 5 easy to follow steps. Step 1 – Open Internet Explorer Step 2 – At the top right hand corner click the little gear, below is a picture to help you identify Step 3 –  Click on “Internet Options” Step 4 – Once you have clicked on “Internet Options” a dialog box will open up Step 5 – Under the “General Tab”, you will see Home Page with a small white block, in the small white block you can add in the Home Page you would like example https://www.google.co.za   If you found this helpful please


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How to set up POP/IMAP Email Account on your Tablet

How to set up POP/IMAP Email Account on your Tablet in 8 easy to follow steps. Step 1 – From the home screen please Click “Apps”.   Step 2 –Click “Settings”   Step3 – Scroll down and click “Accounts”   Step 4 – Click “Add accounts”   Step 5 – Click” Email”   Step 6 – Please enter your “Email address and Password “and click “Next”, the tablet will attempt to complete the setup if the email server details are available.   Step 7 – If the account is successful, you will see the account options page and please click


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