Telus Optik Issues

Posted on Jun 28, 2015 in News, Tech Support | 1 comment

Telus Optik Issues

Sunshine Coast residents that have switched to Telus Optik have enjoyed dramatic increases in their internet speeds at a cheaper price point (with bundled services). This is great news for those that need speeds that Eastlink simply cannot provide. However, there are some challenges that users are encountering on a regular basis.

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Simple Backup Strategies for 2015

Posted on Mar 2, 2015 in News, Tech Support | 0 comments

Simple Backup Strategies for 2015

Ensuring you have a solid backup strategy for your personal files and business documents is absolutely critical in our modern computing world.

Our computers hold our digital lives, whether that be your family photo library, your email correspondence, your tax files, or your business’s company books. All of this data resides on your hard drive, and beyond a doubt, that hard drive is the weakest link in your digital life.

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Senior’s Maintenance Package

Posted on Mar 2, 2015 in News, Tech Support | 0 comments

Senior’s Maintenance Package

Introducing our Senior’s Maintenance Package.

This exciting 15 point maintenance package, exclusive to Sunshine Coast Seniors, ensures your computer is running properly and you have Peace of Mind.

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PCI Compliance Technical Support

Posted on Dec 4, 2014 in Featured, News, Tech Support | 0 comments

PCI Compliance Technical Support

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is a set of requirements designed to ensure that ALL companies that process, store or transmit credit card information maintain a secure environment.

If you are a merchant operating on the Sunshine Coast (BC), Mainstay Computing Ltd. can help you pass PCI Compliance by
helping you navigate the confusing and highly technical language used in completing the PCI DSS External Scan and the Self Assessment Questionnaire.

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Need Help Setting Up Your New iPhone?

Posted on Sep 26, 2014 in News, Tech Support | 0 comments

Need Help Setting Up Your New iPhone?

If you’ve bought your new iPhone (or Samsung Android) and need help transferring your profile and accounts from your old device to your new one, we’ve got you covered.

We will get your email accounts up and in sync, your photos backed up and transferred, your iCloud account sorted out, and your music playlists up and running.

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Telus or Eastlink Internet or Email Problems? We’ve got you covered.

Posted on Sep 26, 2014 in News, Tech Support | 0 comments

Telus or Eastlink Internet or Email Problems?  We’ve got you covered.

If you are having difficulty with your Telus or Eastlink connection, wireless coverage, or email, then call us and we’ll get you sorted out.

Creating Peace of Mind since 2003.

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IT Solution Services

Posted on Sep 14, 2014 in News, Tech Support | 0 comments

IT Solution Services

Mainstay Computing Ltd. has developed IT systems and processes that are simple, cost effective, and are carefully tailored to each of our customers’ unique needs.

We work closely with many of our small businesses to provide preventative on-going system maintenance. This includes monitoring their backups and the health of their systems. We can ID problems before they occur and implement corrective measures. This keeps downtime due to failed hardware to a minimum, and ensures a plan is in place should disaster occur.

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Refer a Friend

Posted on Jun 2, 2014 in News, Tech Support | 0 comments

Introducing: Refer a Friend Program, where you and your friend get rewarded!

How does it work? If you refer a friend to use our services, you and your friend will get $10 off your next service!

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How to Forward Eastlink Email

Posted on Apr 22, 2014 in News, Tech Support | 1 comment

How to Forward Eastlink Email

In this article you’ll learn how to forward your email from Eastlink to your new email account with Telus, GMail, iCloud, etc.

The procedure is extremely simple and only takes a few moments.

In just 3 easy steps, you will forward your email to the address of your choice, and instantly notify your contacts who are routinely in contact with you.

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So You’ve Switched to Telus Optik

Posted on Apr 2, 2014 in News, Tech Support | 16 comments

So You’ve Switched to Telus Optik

Telus Optik Sechelt: It is undeniable, Telus is sweeping the Sunshine Coast with their latest offering of Telus Optik TV / Internet Bundles. Anecdotally, we are seeing at least half of our customers switching to Telus from Eastlink (the only other major ISP on the Sunshine Coast, BC).

Is Telus Optik right for you?

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FRAUD ALERT: Fraudulent Emails from Canada Revenue Agency

Posted on Apr 1, 2014 in News, Tech Support | 6 comments

FRAUD ALERT: Fraudulent Emails from Canada Revenue Agency

The Canadian Revenue Agency, The Coast Group Chartered Accountants, and Mainstay Computing are warning Canadians to protect themselves from fraudulent communications and the potential misuse of their personal information.

CRA, The Coast Group, and Mainstay Computing take your security very seriously and remind you to protect yourself this tax season and be aware of fraudulent communications.

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Searchonymous Searches Google Anonymously

Posted on Feb 17, 2014 in News, Tech Support | 1 comment

Searchonymous Searches Google Anonymously

A lot of people are scared of Google’s privacy policy and the way it tracks everything you do on the web, especially your web searches.

Using the free FireFox addon: Searchonymous, users can now gain back a small measure of privacy while searching the net.

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Windows XP End of Support – What This Means For You

Posted on Feb 16, 2014 in News, Tech Support | 0 comments

Windows XP End of Support – What This Means For You

With the end of Windows XP fast approaching, users need to know how this affects them, what their options are, and where they should turn for real, sound advice.

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Mainstay Computing is Growing

Posted on Oct 30, 2013 in Featured, News, Tech Support | 0 comments

Mainstay Computing is Growing

As of November 1st, Mainstay Computing is expanding it’s service to cover more of the Coast!

Mainstay Computing welcomes Matthew Doucet and Chelsie Koberwitz to the Team. Both life-long Coasters, Matthew and Chelsie bring a wealth of experience and enthusiasm that are focused on solving your computer problems in a friendly and positive way.

With two dedicated On-Site Technicians and a full service Customer Care Agent, we can now offer improved service coverage on the Sunshine Coast with longer hours for drop-off’s and pickups, faster response times, and amazing turn-around times.

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November: Senior’s Special

Posted on Oct 30, 2013 in Featured, News, Tech Support | 2 comments

November: Senior’s Special

To help say Thank You! for being a loyal customer, we are offering a Senior’s Discount in the month of November for all residential customers.

For friendly, door-to-door service, call us or visit us online to book your appointment.

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