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The first one gets the oyster, the second gets the shell. Andrew Carnegie

IT Security Tip #8: Bookmark the LEGITIMATE websites you frequently visit

Here’s a sneaky trick used by many hackers: they purchase and set up a fraudulent website that is a close misspelling of a legitimate one. Example: www.faceboook.com instead of www.facebook.com. All you have to do is accidentally fat-finger ONE letter in the URL and up pops a very legitimate-looking fake copy of the site you were trying to get to – and the login and links are full of key-logger malware and virus landmines waiting for you to click on them. This is particularly important for any social networks you belong to.

Microsoft Teams: Have a question about Teams? Fear not, help is on the way!

The Help button in Teams. There’s an app for that. In the bottom left corner of Teams is where you’ll find Help.

Select Topics, then choose from a list of help topics, or check out the Training tab to watch short how-to’s on the basics of Teams.

Keyboard Keys

Shortcut of the Week

The first ten icons on the Taskbar are automatically made as a shortcut and can be opened by pressing the Windows key plus the numbers 1 through 0 on the top of the keyboard.

For example, if you wanted to open the first icon on the Taskbar without using your mouse you can press the Windows key + 1 key.

OneNote is BACK!

Starting in March 2020, when you install Office 365 or Office 2019, the OneNote desktop app will be installed alongside the Word, PowerPoint, and Excel desktop apps. Click the link to learn more about it from Microsoft.

Have an unfortunate co-worker that’s not getting a copy of the TCC Tuesday Tidbits? Forward them your copy. Or, better yet, have them sign up at http://computer-center.com/tidbits/ Submit your TCC Tuesday Tidbit requests and ideas to me by calling (608) 755-1524. Sincerely, James Pearson, President The Computer Center 39 S. Main St. – Upper Janesville, WI 53545 (608) 755-1524