Here’s how to get the right EMR system

Electronic medical record (EMR) systems enable healthcare providers to store patients’ medical and treatment histories in digital formats. These solutions ...

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November Tech Tips: 10 Tips for you!

Ten Tech Tips from Centaris

Search Google with a Right-Click
Are you ever reading something online, see a term or person you're interested in, and ...

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Giving Thanks

Hello!

The leaves have officially changed, football is in full-swing and the holidays are now upon us. First up: Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is ...

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Wi-Fi issues? Here are some easy fixes

A fast and reliable internet connection is a necessity for many businesses, as it helps ensure efficient and productive operations. However, what do ...

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5 Signs of a VoIP system security breach

Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phone systems are game-changing, allowing users to make and receive calls from virtually anywhere with an internet ...

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Web hosting: A brief overview

Are you looking to create a website for your business? Aside from the design and functionality of your website, make sure to also look into your web ...

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Useful accessories for Android devices

Android devices are known for their versatility, a quality that’s made possible not just by the sheer variety of applications they support, but also ...

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How to transfer data from Android via USB cable

You can use Wi-Fi to transfer files between your Android phone and your PC or Mac, but it’s useless if your internet connection is unavailable or unstable. ...

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How to keep your Android device protected

As of January 2021, Android is the leading mobile operating system in the market with a 71.9% market share. This is why Android devices are a prime target ...

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Don’t believe these disaster recovery myths

Modern technology changes rapidly, but not all businesses can match its pace. When it comes to disaster recovery (DR), for instance, we see business ...

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Top tips when selecting an MSP for your business

Technology underpins nearly every aspect of modern business processes. Managing it, however, can be complex and tedious. This is where managed IT services ...

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6 Ways to enhance your website’s design

Making an outstanding website is not just about aesthetics. It’s also about giving site visitors and customers a great user experience while they browse ...

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7 Steps to making your data hurricane-proof

Hurricanes are a common occurrence in many parts of the United States. Not only do they destroy property and endanger lives, but they can also disrupt ...

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CCR Summer Event: Cedar Point!

On Saturday, July 22nd, employees, friends and family of Center for Computer Resources traded in their Technology Caps for Ride Warrior Hats. After ...

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How to Obtain the E-mail Header Information

Find, Copy & Paste the E-mail Message Header

When reporting a suspicious e-mail or a potential phishing attempt to ITS, please include the Message ...

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Don’t believe these disaster recovery myths

Modern technology changes rapidly, but not all businesses can match its pace. When it comes to disaster recovery (DR), for instance, we see business ...

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Top tips when selecting an MSP for your business

Technology underpins nearly every aspect of modern business processes. Managing it, however, can be complex and tedious. This is where managed IT services ...

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Virtual reality can help your business grow

Technology helps businesses grow. However, with so many innovations available, identifying what to adopt can be bewildering. Virtual reality (VR) is ...

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Holiday Scams

The holidays are right around the corner and it seems like every store is running a special. You’re constantly receiving emails with enticing deals ...

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MSU vs U of M Tailgate

There is only one time throughout the year that the CCR office becomes divided. One side cheers for a team that resides in East Lansing, while the others ...

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We wish you a happy and healthy Thanksgiving!

From our CCR Family to yours, we wish you a happy and healthy Thanksgiving surrounded by those who mean the most to you!Below are just a few things we ...

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May Tech Tips: Toggling Windows Spotlight

Windows Spotlight is a feature that will automatically change your lock screen background image. In addition to this, it annoyingly offers suggestions ...

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December Tech Tip

Tech support scams are unfortunately becoming all too common. Because of this, it is becoming increasingly more important to be able to recognize a fake ...

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What to consider when purchasing a mouse

Everyone is familiar with the traditional two-button mouse with a cord, but this type of mouse has become increasingly unpopular over time. Nowadays, ...

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Safeguard your mobile devices with these tips

Mobile devices are generally less secure than laptop and desktop computers. While there are available anti-malware applications for smartphones and tablets, ...

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What are BYOD and CYOD?

Bring your own device (BYOD) and choose your own device (CYOD) policies are popular among businesses across industries these days. Both give employees ...

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Simple PC tricks to improve your productivity

Your desktop or laptop may have the applications you need for work, but it also features so many on-screen distractions that it’s easy for you to lose ...

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Are you HIPAA-compliant? 4 Things to look into

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulations pertaining to IT have become much clearer over the past few years, but there ...

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Social media guidelines to stay HIPAA-compliant

HIPAA was established to protect the privacy of medical providers and their patients. And while there are no specific guidelines when it comes to social ...

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The benefits and drawbacks of EHRs

Numerous digital advancements enable healthcare organizations to address several key industry challenges, such as safeguarding medical records and providing ...

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Simplify note-taking with OneNote

OneNote, the hidden gem of Microsoft Office, has your digital note-taking needs covered. This software is essentially a digital notebook that allows ...

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Annual CCR U of M vs. MSU Tailgate

For one week in October, CCR’s office becomes divided between two Michigan collegiate sport teams, two colors and two mascots. Our Sterling Heights ...

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Surefire ways to protect your email account

If you think your email is safe from hackers, think again. A lack of sufficient email security protocols can lead to data theft, unauthorized access ...

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Think your password is secure? Think again

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) created many of the password best practices you probably loathe, including using a combination ...

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Security best practices for BYOD policies

Bring your own device (BYOD) policies give employees the flexibility to use devices they are comfortable with while allowing businesses to reduce hardware ...

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Converting files using Office 365 programs

Converting files to different formats can be important as some programs can require a specific format to be able to read what you are trying to upload. ...

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Tech Tip: Opening Email Attachments

Having issues opening Attachments inside an email? Try this Tip!
1. In the Start Menu, Type in Default Apps. Click on this to open to the page below:

2. ...

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November Tech Tip

Reclaim some of your taskbar by switching the search bar to a Hidden state; The windows search functionally is still available by either clicking on the ...

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Shortcuts

Navigating documents or selecting text for revisions using a mouse can slow you down during those long typing sessions; using shortcuts can keep your ...

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5 Steps for securing your VoIP systems

A reliable, efficient, and effective telecommunications system is critical to your ability to generate and nurture leads, communicate with vendors, and ...

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Computing the ownership cost of a VoIP system

Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) systems are tried and tested tools for business agility and continuity, so it’s no wonder that many companies use ...

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Why call recording is advantageous for businesses

It’s almost impossible for small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) today to function without Voice over Internet protocol (VoIP). And as an SMB owner, ...

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Here are the basics of different VoIP systems

Should you consider adopting new phone systems for your business? To help you decide, we’ve defined the various types of phone systems, their different ...

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AI-powered VoIP: What businesses can expect

Automated processes powered by artificial intelligence (AI) makes operations more efficient and effective. For many companies, AI-powered Voice over ...

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Empower your mobile workforce with VoIP

Remote work policies require companies to expand their communication capabilities. Many businesses aim to increase productivity and improve customer ...

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Basic web conversion strategies you need to use

Making sure your website is easy to use is crucial to attract prospects and convince them to buy your products or services. Here are five tips that improve ...

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What is single sign-on and what are its benefits?

Secure logins are a necessity in business, but managing so many user credentials can get tedious. The good news is that you can simplify your organization’s ...

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Learn why you should only visit HTTPS sites

Everyone uses the internet daily for a variety of reasons: to work, shop, or communicate with other people. Browsing the internet has become so commonplace ...

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Ways to block browser security threats

Nowadays, it’s near impossible to maintain 100% privacy when browsing the web. A variety of malicious actors lurk in the background, whether you’re ...

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What are the top 5 benefits of a cloud ERP?

As more and more solutions are made available in the cloud, more and more small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are flocking to use them. One increasingly ...

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Missing features and capabilities in Windows 11

There’s plenty to like in Windows 11, Microsoft’s latest operating system. Many users will undoubtedly enjoy its cleaner, sleeker interface. The ...

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Windows 11: New features and improvements

Windows 11 — Microsoft’s latest operating system (OS) — boasts of improvements that are designed to keep organizations secure, support businesses ...

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5 Handy tips for organizing your desktop

Imagine a workstation with papers, folders, food, and electronics strewn all around, then having to scour through everything to find an unlabeled thumb ...

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Protect your privacy in Windows 10

Since its release in 2015, Windows 10 has gotten a bad rap for supposedly gathering too much personal information from its users. Whether you believe ...

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Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2021

Let’s talk security! October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month! Now entering its 18th year, Cybersecurity Awareness month spotlights the importance ...

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Introducing The New CCare

Centaris is proud to share the most recent update to our re-branding, our new CCare brand. Prior to CCare, it was referred to as “CCaRe,” the capital ...

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