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At My Tech Tradie we take educating our customers seriously. That is why we have our How-to articles and videos and also offer this section called Trade Secrets. It is here we answer questions from our customers as well as the general public

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When trying to access my internet banking I am getting a screen saying the connection is not secure. Should I be worried?

Karen, New Lambton

My son recently knocked our external USB hard drive off the desk. Now when I plug it in it makes a clicking noise and is no longer detected by the computer. Is this something that can be fixed?

Dave, Toronto

I have Antivirus installed and I make sure that it is constantly up to date however I still have managed to get a Virus. What am I doing wrong?

John, East Maitland

I have an older computer that has issues however I am worried about the cost to fix it. At what point is a computer not worth fixing and should just be thrown away?

Simon, Newcastle West

How often should I backup my computer?

Sarah, Kotara