Windows 7 reaches its ‘End of Life’ in January 2020. Computer Peeps can fully manage the process of staying on Windows 7, via Microsoft’s Extended Security Updates (ESU) program.
There are some really handy, neat things you can do with a few inexpensive gadgets — all in the name of better-securing your consignment/resale store!
If you’re a consignment or resale store, running consignment or resale software, you might have a ‘consignor login’ service through your software vendor. e.g. for Peeps’ Software, it’s https://consignorlogin.com/. If you also have a Shopify site, you might want to add this to your website.
Introducing Peeps’ Paygistix Patrol, to properly and proactively prevent processing problems. 😛
For those experiencing the WordPress 5.2 breaks admin issue, restoring /wp-admin, /wp-includes, and wp-settings.php has helped get the admin system back online.
TL;DR: Head to Control Panel > Windows Updates, click View Update History, click Installed Updates, uninstall KB4480960 (reboot) then uninstall KB4480970 (reboot).
For ConsignPro consignment software users, you’ve been told for years, “Make sure you do your end-of-year backup!” Stores would call us, ask us how to do this, and every year it would be an ordeal as stores tried to accomplish this task.
Another call from a store, where the employee is reporting, “I’m trying to send emails in ConsignPro, it said it sent it to me, but I’m not receiving any emails!“