Author Archives: Bryce Whitty

About Bryce Whitty

Bryce is an Australian computer technician and the founder of Technibble. He started his computer repair business when he was 17 years old and is still running it 9 years later. He is an avid traveller and spends at least a month of the year in another country.

Technibble Reader Survey – Win Computer Business Kit and our Business Clients Guide – Worth $116

We here at Technibble want to ask our readers 3 questions that will help us decided what to write about and what products or services to create next. We want to know what are your biggest issues in the computer business right now and do you have any ideas on …

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My Quest for the Perfect Backup Software

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I want to tell you about some software for Windows I found. I actually discovered this while trying to find a good backup solution for my own personal setup, but ended up using it for clients once I knew how powerful it is.

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This post is to all the readers out there who do not visit the Technibble forums. I wanted to let you know that even if you do not wish to take part in the community (and you are really missing out if you dont), we have a killer community driven …

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Introducing Technibble’s New Book: Get Business Clients in 30 Easy Steps

After many months of writing, Ric Chapman and I are happy to announce Technibble’s new book: Get Business Clients in 30 Easy Steps Computer technicians would often ask us the golden question – “How do I get business clients?”. The thing is, its not something we can just answer in …

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11 Products and Services You Can Up-sell and Cross-sell Your Clients

Up-Selling your Services

“Would you like fries with that?” is probably one of the most well known¬†cross-sells in today’s society. McDonald’s restaurants do this because it simply makes them more money and at the end of the day this is what most businesses are about – making money.

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Disk2VHD – Turn Physical Disks into Virtual Machines

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Disk2VHD is a free application that will make a copy of a hard disk from within the OS using Windows’ Volume Snapshot capability. This copy can then be mounted in Windows as a ‘disk’ or run as a Virtual Machine. Some of the reasons why you would want to do …

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How To Shop on Behalf of Clients as a Computer Technician

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If a large part of your client base is residential then you may have been asked “shop around” on a clients behalf. The client knows they need to purchase something but want to do it alone because they want to make sure they dont purchase the wrong one or get …

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Dropbox Portable – Run Dropbox form a USB Drive

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Dropbox Portable AHK is a portable version of Dropbox made possible with a small application written in the scripting language AutoHotKey. While this is not a repair tool, there are a huge amount of technicians who make use of Dropbox to access files while onsite. This application allows you to …

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99% OFF Hostgator Web Hosting Coupon – Huge Discounts from My Favorite Web Host

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Yesterday, the popular domain registrar and web host Godaddy went offline for several hours taking down millions of websites with it. It was originally believed the outage was caused by a Denial of Service attack launched by a hacking group but later turned out to be “corrupted router tables“. Needless …

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Print from iOS with Windows AirPrint Installer

iOS AirPrint

I have had few clients have asked me about how to print from their iPads and iPhones because certain applications such as Notes and Mail have had a print button available since iOS 4.2.1. The problem is unless you have a printer with a feature called “AirPrint”, you cannot print …

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