Centerburg Technology Center

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Local Office Closing

Our office at 12 W Main Street in Centerburg, Ohio is closed. We will have our sign down and be out of the building by the end of September. Website hosting services will not be affected by this closure. Most business services will be suspended indefinitely as we have no availability M-F 8am -5pm. We […]

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6 Steps to Get You Back on Track

We seem to have passed from the age of rampant virus to malware madness. Malware and PUPs have a common goal – redirect and get your clicks. They have crafty ways to get you to unknowingly install them. A good anti malware program that is actively monitoring your internet connections is a modern day requirement. […]

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Time to Say ‘Good-bye’ to XP

For some it is a matter of security. For others is a compatibility with new programs. Or no support from a third party vendor. Whatever your reason – the time is right to upgrade your Windows XP PCs. They are the weak link in your PC network…

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April 8th – The Windows XP Deadline

In the original cartoon Calvin never stops making snowballs – he just knows that it is to his advantage to use them after he opens his gifts. The hacker is much the same. Exploits in Windows XP are patched by Microsoft soon after they are discovered by sending you an update. This support will end […]

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Virus, Malware, and Spam Protection

Here is something you may have already known: all supported versions of Windows OS have a built-in Firewall (Windows Firewall), and AV/Spam (Windows Defender) program. For all versions of XP you will have to go to and download it. If you have a router (a common household device nowadays) – it has a firewall […]

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Advantages of a True VoIP IP PBX

Discover the Advantages of a True VoIP IP PBX – 3CX Phone System 3CX Phone System for Windows is an award-winning software-based IP PBX that replaces traditional proprietary hardware PBX. It is based on the SIP standard and supports most popular SIP phones, VoIP Gateways, VoIP service providers and PSTN phone lines. It is easy […]

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Use Your PC as a Streaming MOH

You can use the sound out port on your PC as the input to your background music or music on hold for your phone system. This will let your find online content that can be streamed in digital quality. No more local radio station fading off frequency – and you will be able to get […]

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Preventative Maintenance

Think about all the other things in your life that you do proactively: You change the oil in your car every 3,000 – 5,000 miles; you put new filters in your heating system at the beginning of the fall; you have an annual physical with your family doctor… Why don’t you perform preventative maintenance on […]

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3CX’s Softphone Includes Video

The 3CX Soft-Phone for Windows supports voice and video – so you really can see what you are missing – and yes, that also means a free video phone for every workstation. A slide out component on the right side allows you to view yourself and your remote party. Double-click on the image (either the […]

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Can I get my Start Menu back? PLEASE?

The most confusing part of Windows 8 happens when you: A) Are not familiar with Apps, smartphones. or tablets; B) Do not have a device with touch input; or C) You don’t have a Windows Live ID. Or any or none of the above ; ) Here is a program called Start 8 from Stardock […]

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