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.

3DP Net – Auto Detects and Installs Network Drivers

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As Computer Technicians, one of the most important things for us to do after we install a fresh copy of Windows is to get the operating system online so we can install the appropriate drivers. Unfortunately, there is sometimes a catch 22 where we cant get the operating system online …

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Technibble Survey Competition – Winner!

Last week we announced a survey competition. The competition is now closed and we have a winner! Congratulations to heathlandreth@*******.com! What they have won: Fabs Autobackup 4 Tech A fantastic portable application that makes backing up and restoring your clients data incredibly easy. This is easily one of my favourite …

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Technibble Survey Competition – Win Technician Goodies!

We here at Technibble we plan on writing more about obtaining and supporting business clients and we would like to know what specific issues you would like us to write about on this topic. So, we are hosting a survey competition to learn more about our readers. To make things …

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Windows Reliability Monitor – Visualize Event Log Errors

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Windows Reliability Monitor is tool is built into Windows 7 that is definitely worth mentioning because few people know about it. Windows Reliability Monitor takes the events in Windows Event Viewer and displays them in a easy to read daily graph which makes it much easier to spot trends. For …

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Tweaking.com Windows Repair – Fix Common Windows Problems

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Tweaking.com Windows Repair is a small, portable and free all-in-one repair tool designed to help you fix common Windows problems. Dial-a-Fix used to be a great tool for this task but it does not work on Windows 7 and has not been updated for years. Windows Repair is a great …

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Fabar Service Scanner (FSS.exe) – Identify Internet Connectivity Problems

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Farbar Service Scanner is a small, portable and free application that gives a detailed report on the files, registries and services that are responsible for network connectivity. The purpose of this report is to help you identify the source of connectivity problems if one of these files is infected or …

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MailStore Home – Easy Email Archiving, Backup and Migration

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MailStore Home is a small, portable and freeware utility designed to make archiving, backing up and migrating emails easy. MailStore supports many different types of mailboxes such as Outlook, Outlook Express, Thunderbird, Exchange Server, Office 365, .EML files and more. It also supports a variety of internet based mailboxes such …

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Fabs Autobackup 4 Tech – Now 25% OFF

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I just got an email from Fabrice, the creator of Fabs Autobackup telling me that Fabs Autobackup is now 25% OFF for a limited time. This brings the price down from 50 EUR (about 63 USD at the time of writing) to 37.50 EUR (47 USD). Fabs Autobackup 4 Tech …

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3 Ways for Computer Technicians to take Advantage of the Mass Adoption of Tablets

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The computer market is constantly changing and one of the big changes in recent times was the introduction of cheap netbooks like the Asus EEEPC. Now we are seeing the mass adoption of tablets like the Apple iPad and in both cases, some computer technicians have expressed fear that this …

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Shout Out To Our Advertisers

Technibble has grown significantly in the last few years. We originally started the site on shared hosting but it began eating up most of the servers resources fairly quickly so we had to move it to a dedicated server. For the next few years we were running on a single …

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