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Computer Talk with TAB

Computer Talk with TAB

For over two decades, Computer Talk with TAB has been on the air live each week providing an in-depth practical view of computers and their place in our everyday lives. A Computer Radio Program for everyone - Erik and Bob from TAB Computer Systems, Inc. take listeners calls and help them "real time" with problems right on the air. For more information, visit TAB on the web: computertalkwithtab.com and tabinc.com To contact TAB, please email gethelp@tabinc.com

  • Saturday, January 14th
  • Computer Talk with TAB 1/14/174 Hr 1

    39:08
    Erik and Bob answer your technology questions. Amazon Echo devices go on shopping spree; order doll houses without owners' knowledge. Las Vegas is ransomware capital according to report. Chrome is most popular web browser. Apple must face antitrust charges over app store. Video shows inflatable backpack saving snowboarder from avalanche. We're still bad when it comes to choosing good passwords. Finding the cause of slow download speeds. Transferring data from an old tablet device. Changing keyboards on Android devices. How to transfer data from an old computer to a new Windows 10 computer. Updating Linksys router firmware to improve performance.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 1/14/17 Hr 2

    40:29
    The technology questions continue. John wants to use new apps to an old Android phone. Fixing problems with video card driver. Is AppleCare worth the expense for a high-end tablet? Fixing problems enrolling in online banking. Troubleshooting Windows 7 and Windows Defender not updating properly. corporate secure mail to work on iPhone after an update. Which version of Microsoft Office is most economical to install on new laptop? Learning about Software Defined Radio.
  • Saturday, December 31st, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 12/31/16 Hr 1

    42:03
    Erik and Bob answer your computer and technology questions. Media reports of a Russian "hack" on a Vermont electric utility, but is it truly a "hack" or malicious software? German government could fine Facebook for fake news. Marvel comic book legend Stan Lee still going strong at age 94. Amazon ships record 1 billion items during the holiday season. Potential subpoena of Amazon Echo audio recordings in a police murder investigation. Amazon has patent plans for airship carrying delivery drones and packages. Caller has experience with fraudulent Microsoft support calls. Making PDF files open with Adobe Reader and changing default programs. Recommendations for managing passwords and securing online accounts. Upgrading from Windows XP. Problems with strange cursor movements on screen. Can you upgrade an iPad Air 2 to the latest iOS 10?
  • Computer Talk with TAB 12/31/16 Hr 2

    39:58
    More information on upgrading iOS. Does Amazon Fire TV "listen" while you are not using it? Alexa and Siri may soon offer emotional support. More discussion on password managers. Reducing background data usage on iPhones. Setting up OpenDNS. Transferring data to a new computer. Finding a suitable anti-virus program for Android.
  • Saturday, December 17th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 12/17/16 Hr 1

    41:30
    Erik and Bob take your technology questions. Over one billion Yahoo! accounts were hacked—what should you do? MacOS encryption can be hacked if not updated. Verizon to disable fire-prone Galaxy Note 7’s. Ameriprise leak exposes millions of dollars of users’ accounts. Tesla to charge users who linger at charging stations. Rick has problems with getting wireless Internet working. A listener with an AT&T Yahoo! email account wants to be more secure, and potential malware with Apple computers. Using OpenDNS for security. Malwarebytes’ Antimalware for Mac. Looking for software to open CD tray. Fake Microsoft technical support calls.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 12/17/16 Hr 2

    36:35
    Your questions continue. Changing from Yahoo! mail to Comcast. Getting rid of malware. Looking for hardwired camera doorbell system. Erik’s adventures with a Nest thermostat. Problems with telephone “phishing” and fraudulent accounts. Streaming the Internet to “cut the cord” with cable. Is there any speed difference with a combination modem/router vs. buying components separately? Slow Internet speeds with cable. How to back up a Windows 10 computer.
  • Saturday, December 10th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 12/10/16 Hr 1

    36:21
    Erik and Bob answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 12/10/16 Gr 2

    36:37
    Erik and Bob answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Saturday, December 3rd, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 12/3/16 Hr 1

    38:47
    Erik and Bob answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Saturday, November 26th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 11/26/16 Hr 1

    37:33
    Erik and Bob and Bob Seria of Perfect Vision and Sound takle your home theater questions on home thesters. Whats the difference between HD and UHD and SUHD. How to set up an antenna to cut the cord and new products from TiVo
  • Computer Talk with TAB 11/26/16 Hr 2

    39:33
    Erik and Bob and Bob Serio of Perfect Vision and Sound take your calls on home theater issues and questions. They continue the thoughts on cutting the vcord and getting better audio out of your TV with a speaker bar.
  • Saturday, November 19th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 11/19/16 Hr 1

    35:22
    Erik and Bob take your computer questions. Is clearing your computer's cache a good idea? United Launch Alliance, relocating a solid state drive to a new computer, problems streaming TV over the Internet, TV tuner cards. Will iOS 10 work with older Apple devices?
  • Computer Talk with TAB 11/19/16 Hr 2

    34:55
    Turning off nagging Microsoft OneDrive, uninstalling old anti-virus to use Windows Defender. CPU usage stuck at 100%: is it a sign of malware? New computer buying advice, iPhone 6 "touch disease," Drone Racing League. What is a "smart" Television? What does "4K" TV mean? Is Mozilla Firefox donation Window legitimate? Why do smartphones catch fire?
  • Saturday, November 12th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 11/12/16 Hr 1

    37:17
    Erik and Bob answer your questions. Cursor freezes in Yahoo mail, repeating punctuation on screen, security concerns with Yahoo mail on Frontier, slow Windows 10 updates, can't print with Windows Photo viewer, video issues despite changing monitor, problem transferring photos from phone to laptop.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 11/12/16 Hr 2

    38:04
    Carla continues with photo transfer issue, Classic Shell not working, laptop battery problems, Samsung Galaxy S2 Tablet. Unusual Dell monitor issues after running Windows Defender. Clearing cache in Google Chrome, using OpenDNS. Dell laptop disconnects from Internet. Do new Epson EcoTank printers save on ink?
  • Saturday, November 5th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 11/5/16 Hr 1

    39:28
    Erik and Bob answer your computer questions. Windows 10 Update problems, Windows 10 corrupt user profiles and virus issues. Is ultra-fast internet connection too fast for old router?
  • Computer Talk with TAB 11/5/16 Hr 2

    38:38
    More Erik and Bob. Home backup recommendations, Frontier Internet dropout problems, Windows 10 Anniversary Update start-up issues
  • Saturday, October 29th, 2016
  • All-In-One Or Desktop?

    57:22
    Erik and Bob troubleshoot all new problems including the search for economical printing, Internet of Things Security Scan, Krebs on Security, fan noises on the HP laptop, updating maps on Garmin Nuvi, and getting a new iPhone. Then, Amy continues with another fan noise issue.  Will old laptop still work when taken off the Internet? Find out, plus Windows 10 Update issues, server not found error through Outlook mail, and finding the best computer replacement: All-in-one or desktop?
  • Saturday, October 15th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 10/15/16 Hr 1

    39:43
    Erik flies solo answering your computer questions. Outsourcing tech jobs. Can't open e-mail, massive Yahoo! account hack, two-factor authentication, system locked from ransomware, OpenDNS, wireless not working on laptop, cleaning out "junk" files. What is a "browser cookie"? Hard disk errors, fast broadband speeds but slow router.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 10/15/16 Hr 2

    36:21
    More Erik. Can't get wifi working, computer connects to U.K. Defence Ministry, wireless signal problem, changing wireless channel, how to set up Windows 10 securely, Windows 7 will not update, free alternative to Microsoft Office, Windows password problem, H1B visas, setup new Netgear router.
  • Saturday, September 10th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 9/10/6 Hr 1

    36:18
    Sending large video files, about ZIP files, Galaxy Note 7 user speaks out, computing power to edit video, transferring files to an external drive, email attachment safety, using OpenDNS and K9 web filters
  • Computer Talk with TAB 9/10/16 Hr 2

    34:53
    Adblock plus problems, malvertising, file dates modified after computer restore, Robocopy, protecting sensitive files when repairing computer, Fitbit fitness tracker, new computer purchase advice for student, Firefox freezes
  • Saturday, September 3rd, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 9/3/16 Hr 1

    38:41
    Erik and Bob answer your questions. Apple tax structuring, restricting background cell data use, touchpad sensitivity with Windows 10, Windows 7 locks up, buying RAM for laptop, can't get desktop online, OpenDNS. Is Windows 10 stealing your bandwidth?
  • Computer Talk with TAB 9/3/16 Hr 2

    39:19
    More Erik and Bob. Apple issues urgent security update, driver update popup may be malware, Microsoft browser loses market share, should protection plan be bought for new computer? What is Open DNS? Dell battery problem. Advice for small business website. Downloading Firefox and Chrome, problem with power settings, using click-to-play.
  • Saturday, August 27th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 8/27/16 Hr 1

    37:11
    Erik and Bob answer your questions. Script busy error, making text larger, Ease of Access Center, clearing advertising cookies, AdBlock Plus, Windows Defender not working in Windows 10, Malwarebytes, adding a printer to the network.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 8/27/16 Hr 2

    38:20
    More Erik and Bob. Getting Windows Defender to run automatically. Finding less costly document scanning solutions, searching Windows 10, Turning off Cortana in Windows 10
  • Saturday, August 20th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 8/20/16 Hr 1

    39:29
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 8/20/16 Hr 2

    43:14
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Saturday, August 13th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 8/13/16 Hr 1

    40:59
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 8/13/16 Hr 2

    37:16
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Saturday, July 23rd, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 7/23/16 Hr 1

    38:06
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 7/23/16 Hr 2

    39:14
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Saturday, July 9th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 7/9/136 Hr 1

    37:35
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 7/9/136 Hr 2

    39:42
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Saturday, July 2nd, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 7/2/16 Hr 1

    41:19
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 7/2/16 Hr 2

    39:23
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Saturday, June 25th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 6/25/16 Hr 1

    37:32
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 6/25/16 Hr 2

    36:40
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 5/28/19 Hr 1

    34:41
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 5/28/19 Hr 2

    34:10
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Monday, May 23rd, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 5/21/16 Hr 1

    34:32
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 5/21/16 Hr 2

    34:05
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Monday, May 16th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 5/14/16 Hr 1

    35:27
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 5/14/16 Hr 2

    36:05
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Monday, May 9th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 5/7/16 Hr 1

    34:52
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 5/7/16 Hr 2

    34:10
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Monday, May 2nd, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 4/30/16 Hr 1

    35:51
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 4/30/16 Hr 2

    40:39
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Monday, April 25th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 4/23/16 Hr 1

    36:10
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 4/23/16 Hr 2

    37:01
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Monday, April 18th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 4/16/16 Hr 2

    34:57
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 4/16/16 Hr 1

    35:26
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Monday, April 11th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB Computer Talk with TAB 4/9/16 Hr 1

    36:04
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 4/9/16 Hr 2

    37:59
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Monday, April 4th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 4/2/16 Hr 1

    40:11
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 4/2/16 Hr 2

    38:38
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Monday, March 28th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 3/26/16 Hr 1

    38:29
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 3/26/16 Hr 2

    39:41
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Monday, March 14th, 2016
  • Computer Talk with TAB 3/12/16 Hr 2

    38:59
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.
  • Computer Talk with TAB 3/12/16 Hr 1

    36:33
    Erik and TJ answer your computer problems and concerns.

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