6 Greatest Causes of Data Loss

The data we so meticulously save to our devices is always at risk. Here at LaptopMD, we want everyone to save themselves the devastation of losing that data. In that regard, here are the six most common causes of data loss we encounter. Hardware Damage Hardware is not...

5 Signs Your Computer Got a Virus

Many viruses inflict the most harm before people even notice them. It’s vital to learn the signs of infection so you can take immediate action.  We want to warn you about 5 common signs of infection: #1 Annoying pop-up advertisement If pop-up advertisements...

How To Stop Spam

It’s your lucky day, over and over! The King of some far off land has passed and wants to give you his fortune, just like the one the day before, and the day before that right? Are you that lucky, or is someone just trying to trick you? Probably the latter....

CryptoWall of Doom

NOTE TO ALL WINDOWS USERS: If you’re e-mailing, be very careful what files you open. Cryptowalls are Super-Viruses, and they can ruin all the data on your computer. Cryptowalls generally come in e-mails as .PDF/.EXE file attachments, asking you to open them for...

The “Big Deal” about Hillary’s E-Mails

  If you’re like many, you may wonder what the big deal is about Hillary Clinton using a private e-mail server for her governmental duties. While there are way more important stories in the world, the concern about the former Secretary of state using an e-mail address...