Author Archives: Mark Greenhall

Get Faster Broadband with up to £3,000 of Connection Vouchers

Through the Government’s Broadband Connection Voucher Scheme businesses can now receive up to £3,000 towards the cost of upgrading their broadband services. The scheme is operating across 50 cities, and Arrow IT covers Birmingham, Coventry and Wolverhampton. For more information … Continue reading

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Windows 10 is nearly here

Windows 10 is launching 29th July 2015. For a limited time it will be offered as a free upgrade to Windows 7 and 8.1 users. Look out for the white Windows logo appearing in the task bar notification area on … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2003 End of Support

Support for Windows Server 2003 and Windows Small Business Server 2003 comes to an end on July 14th 2015. Businesses still running these servers will no longer receive updates or patches to combat security issues. This could leave systems vulnerable and … Continue reading

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Arrow turns six!

Today marks the start of Arrow’s sixth year! We would just like to say a huge THANK YOU to our fabulous customers who have made this possible! We look forward to continuing to work with you to help, support and grow your … Continue reading

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Arrow has a new office

Arrow IT Solutions has moved to Fort Dunlop in Birmingham. Following a meeting with Birmingham City Council a few months ago we were informed of their decision to close the building Arrow occupied, along with several other businesses, on the Birmingham … Continue reading

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New Vulnerability in Internet Explorer

Microsoft published a security advisory on April 26th to warn customers of a vulnerability in all versions of Internet Explorer (6 – 11). Potentially hackers could gain access to a computer by the user simply visiting a website designed to … Continue reading

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Windows XP End of Support

Today Microsoft ends support for Windows XP (April 8th 2014). Many operating systems have been retired before, but none so popular as XP. Whilst computers with this operating system will continue to work, it potentially leaves them vulnerable to security risks … Continue reading

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Create Your Own PDF Documents

Following a discussion with one of our customers regarding Microsoft Office 2013 it became apparent that one of Office’s useful features has not been well advertised. If you want to create your own PDF documents, but do not have Adobe … Continue reading

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Arrow Is On The Move!

That’s right, Arrow IT Solutions has moved to our new home on the Birmingham Science Park Aston (BSPA). Within a mile of the city centre of Birmingham, it has close links to local businesses and the Aston Business School. The site … Continue reading

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Online Collaboration Tools

Businesses are under increased pressure to ‘do more with less’ but fortunately there are now a number of affordable remote access and online data / voice collaboration tools that can help. These tools allow staff working away from the office … Continue reading

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