In our latest update and expansion we have added sections on desktop computer troubleshooting and Windows Server based on many questions and notes collected over the years.
I just wanted to make a few notes on some of the very basic, and often used used tools and tasks in network and workstation troubleshooting.
In the world of consulting you are sometimes pressed for time and doing a basic assessment and analysis of a situation is sometimes seen as a waste of time. Any type of information gathering, if done quickly and effeciently, is a good starting point.
Sometimes the most basic tools and tasks are also the most overlooked. In the hectic day to day grind of problem solving people often forget to take a step back and do a basic assessment of the situation.
Many times multiple problems with create a variety of what appear to be conflicting symptoms.
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Here at Computer Guru we aim more at folks looking to learn technology concepts as someone who supports technology as a profession.
We are a fan of open source tools. Often the biggest issue with technology profession is finding low cost, or if possible, free tools, that help us to do our jobs. Think of this as our personal tool box to share with you. We hope they help you better use and understand technology in your world.
Please keep that in mind that software changes frequently. Often something that worked well for years is no longer supported. Software that is sometimes given away as free by commercial software companies as limited edition versions is discontinued without notice.
We will do our best to keep the information in this section up to date but make not guarantees that all the information here is the latest and greatest.