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How to stop emails going to junk folder

Are you missing important emails because they keep going to the junk folder? Although 90% of the emails in your junk folder are probably genuinely “junk” or “spam“, the occasional important and genuine email will end up there. The reasons for this are numerous and include suspicious attachments, being on […]


Microsoft Hosted Exchange Security Features – Standard v Advanced Threat Protection (ATP)

Microsoft Hosted Exchange Security Features – Standard v Advanced Threat Protection Microsoft Hosted Exchange mail boxes offer Malware, Spam and Phishing protection as standard, features not offered by POP or IMAP mailboxes provided by ISP’s or Domain Hosting Companies. Under the “Security & Compliance” section of the hosted exchange admin […]


How to reduce the amount of e-mail SPAM you receive

10 ways to reduce e-mail SPAM. Everyone hates e-mail SPAM, but if you use e-mail (as we all do), SPAM-EMAILS are a fact of life. 1 or 2 spam emails a day are to be expected, but if the majority of your mail is SPAM or JUNK you need a quick […]


My PC passed the speed test but is still slow?

Sometimes your computer can remain slow even after having passed a speed test. We explain the possible reasons and how to fix them. When you run a speed test as described here https://www.itguyswa.com.au/how-to-test-your-internet-speed/ and you get a fair result compared to the averages for your area or the technology you […]


Australian Taxation Office – Refund Notification (email SCAM) 1

Beware the ATO Refund Notification email Scam Beware the latest email scam hitting Australian Businesses with the subject line of “Australian Taxation Office – Refund Notification” Although it appears to have originated from noreply@ato.gov.au  it actually came from 0LDV86WH.6611762@bluelion.com and a return address of aoglyvlxq@bluelion.com   The email contains a zip file […]