• Tuesday's Tip with Amanda: Troubleshooting Your Internet Connection

    Many internet connection issues can be resolved easily and even before you call tech support. When troubleshooting your connection, the first thing you should try that can resolve many issues is simply power cycling your modem.


  • How to: Program Your Dish Remote to New TV

    As technology continues to evolve, there will probably come a time when you want to upgrade your TV. Replacing your existing television will also require you to re-program your Dish remote in order to access your Dish service. This is an easy process and should not take long to complete. This article will walk you through 4 easy steps to program your Dish remote to your new TV. Read more >>

  • Experience Virtual Reality for Less than 20 Bucks

    While 2015 has not fulfilled futuristic predictions like flying cars and food re-hydrators, you can at least experience virtual reality, or VR for short, as more affordable headset kits are making their way into the hands of consumers. This week, we’ll take a look at the Google Cardboard and help you decide if it’s worth adding to your shopping cart. 


  • Troubleshoot Your Problem by Power Cycling Your Modem

    At first, glance the term “power cycling” may seem like sports-related term referring to pedaling your bike as hard and fast as you can with the force of a He-Man. In reality, it refers to a quick and painless process that could make a big difference in your computer’s performance. Power cycling means you are resetting your network hardware to the factory default settings. If you are experiencing connectivity issues, power cycling your modem can improve or completely resolve these. Think of it like you would a car; this is just like getting your oil changed. This fast and simple re-boot can make a huge difference in your Internet speed and performance. Read more >>

  • Tuesday's Tip with Amanda: Getting the Most out of Your Wi-Fi Connection

    Having a wireless network in your home is a great way to have several devices online at one time. It also allows you to go from room to room without cords following you everywhere. In order to work properly, a wireless network needs to be set up correctly and maintained. With this in mind, here are some helpful tips for getting the most of your home wireless connection. Read more >>

  • 10 Ways the Internet has Changed the World

    Close your eyes and think for a minute about what life was like before the Internet. It’s hard to imagine a time where there was no Facebook, Google, email or online shopping. Generation-Z kids will never experience an un-wired world. They were born into a world with wall-to-wall Wi-Fi, tablets and smartphones, and social media. I thought it would be fun to look back and see the many ways in which the Internet has changed the world. Read on for a trip down memory lane. Read more >>

  • We Make Moving Easy

    Let's face it. For most of us, moving doesn't rank on our top 10 list of favorite things to do. Packing up one home and moving to another is a big deal. Between prepping, packing, loading and setting up, it can be stressful and tiring. Transferring and setting up your entertainment services at your new home shouldn't be. Windstream can help make your transition as smooth and hassle-free as possible. Read more >>

  • Windstream TechHelp: Ready to Help Whenever You Need It

    Doesn’t it feel like problems only arise after normal business hours? It’s almost as if technical issues won’t arise unless it’s 9 p.m. (after everyone has gone home for the evening) or 5 a.m. (when people haven’t arrived to work). Windstream understands normal business hours don’t apply when technology is involved. TechHelp is available to our customers 24/7, 365 days a year. Read on for more information about TechHelp and ways it can benefit you. Read more >>

  • Tuesday’s Tip with Amanda: Reporting Telephone Service Trouble Made Easy

    What do you do when your Windstream phone service isn’t working? This week, I wanted to share some hints for what to do when you pick up your phone and hear static or maybe no dial tone. Don’t worry; if these tips don’t fix the issue, there are few easy ways to report the trouble to Windstream. Read more >>

  • Ways to Pay Your Windstream Bill

    When it comes to paying bills, there isn’t a one size fits all option that works for everyone. Some people prefer to pay bills in person or over the phone, while others find it more convenient to pay by mail or online. Windstream offers several bill pay options to meet everyone’s needs. Keep reading to learn about the available options and find the one that works best for you. Read more >>

  • Quick Tips for Managing Multiple Passwords

    As Internet threats continue to evolve, it’s becoming extremely important to make sure you protect yourself online. The first line of defense: passwords. Having a strong, hard-to-crack password is key to keeping the Internet thieves at bay. It is recommended to never have the same password or login details for any two sites, and you need to make sure your passwords aren’t something familiar enough to you that a hacker could easily figure it out. While these are important steps to take, you may end up with multiple passwords for different sites, which can be difficult to manage. Below are some tips for managing multiple passwords and keeping your information secure. Read more >>

  • Why Should I Use the Cloud? Benefits of Cloud Storage

    Everyone is all about "The Cloud" nowadays. But a lot of people don't realize the full potential of storing your valuable information using online storage services or "The Cloud". Read on for a few benefits of using online storage. Read more >>