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Brian Gill -From IT startup to 50 employees

Interview with Brian Gill from Gillware Data Recovery Introduction: In this four part series Jeff from TheTechMentor.com interviews data recovery industry legend Brian Gill, co-founder of Gillware Data Recovery. They are one of America’s leading professional hard drive data recovery companies. We also take a moment to interview Tyler Gill. We ask about his experience…

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NAS Recovery and NAS Crash Prevention Tips from Gillware Data Recovery

For a small business owner or a small business IT technician, nothing is more headache- and panic-inducing than a NAS server crash. NAS recovery after such a crash has its own issues to avoid making things worse and making subsequent data recovery more difficult. Unintended formatting of a NAS drive is just one serious example…

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DPC Watchdog Violation Fix Steps

How to fix a DPC Watchdog Violation Error A DPC watchdog violation error and be fixed with these steps with screenshots (and a cartoon!). This error relates to device driver problems. It can be scary as it is accompanied by a blue screen of death, BSoD. As this can be a very frustrating error, I…

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Ridiculously Easy Recycle Bin Recovery Guide

Try Me! If you want to restore a recycle bin! Recycle bin recovery is easy if you follow the detailed steps in this guide. You likely need to recover your recycle bin because one of two things have happened. The recycle bin has disappeared and you want to find it so you can recover your…

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How to Fix Windows Surface Stuck in Airplane Mode

How to disable airplane mode in Windows 10 on a Microsoft Surface This is the fix for when you can’t turn off airplane mode in Windows 10 (including on a Microsoft Surface Pro) and you want to turn on the WiFi (including Surface Pro WiFi). The airplane mode won’t turn off and seems to be…

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Fix Windows Stuck in Airplane Mode in 60 seconds

Can’t turn off airplane mode Windows 10? Do this! This is the fix for when you’re stuck and can’t turn off airplane mode in Windows 10 on your device, including on a Surface Pro, and you want to turn on the WiFi. I’ve found it can be a problem with the laptop or Surface Pro…

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Kill Your Time Wasters and Start an IT Business Today

Starting an IT business takes both time and dedication.  However, instead of taking the time to sit down and work on your IT business, maybe you are constantly distracted by other things that really aren’t that important.  If this sounds like you then I’m here to help.  I want to show you how to remove distractions…

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Why You Should Support Macs With Your IT Business

If you have an IT services business, would like to start one or get a computer technician job, I highly recommend offering Mac support.  Despite the fall of PC sales in recent years, Apple’s Mac computer sales have continued to remain strong.  As a result, Macs continue to show up in more home and business…

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