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Restoring Allworx 6x from backup after system failure.

We had a power surge that damaged the memory card or system and rendered the entire phone system useless.  Luckily, we had the OfficeSafe backup system running.  Allworx shipped a new unit to replace the damaged unit and rather than … Continue reading

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Allworx IP Phone Handsets = Less Than Amazing

Several years ago, after checking with a few references, we signed on with Windstream Communications to install and support 3 Allworx IP phone systems.  Everyone we called said they liked the system and they had no major issues with it. … Continue reading

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AT&T Uverse Internet with 5 Static IP and 3rd Party Router

Recently, I decided we were paying too much for our small business internet.  Our current provider provides good service, but we aren’t in a field that demands 100% up time so I felt that I could shop around for something … Continue reading

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Generating and Applying an SSL Certificate for MailCleaner

MailCleaner is an excellent and free mail filtering solution for small businesses/non-profits.  I won’t cover the install procedure, because all it really involves is burning a CD and allowing the system to practically install itself (don’t skimp on the system … Continue reading

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Troubleshooting 2.4ghz WiFi with Metageek’s Chanalyzer Pro

I work for a relatively small business comprised of about 120 employees and three locations.  One of the most difficult things about working for a company this size is troubleshooting IT related issues with a limited toolset and budget. Once such problem was … Continue reading

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