Crawford Computer Home Services

Give yourself the gift of security Call (520) 298-1953 A local Tucson business for 25 years Call for your initial $95 computer cleanup, over the Internet, at your convenience. Additional Standard Rates may apply in the event of a malicious virus, hardware-related problem, or on-site service is required. For a subscription of $120 per… Read More

Cummings Plumbing

Cummings Plumbing Inc. is one of Tucson’s largest plumbing, septic, heating and cooling service companies. Cummings Plumbing is upgrading to a new Windows server, and to a new logistics database designed by me. Cummings Plumbing Inc. is one of Southern Arizona’s largest contractors, with over 60 employees, 70 trucks and 5 generations of combined plumbers,… Read More

Law Offices of John G. Stompoly, PLLC

John Stompoly – great lawyer, great guy. John G. Stompoly practices primarily in the areas of personal injury and professional malpractice and has done so for over 45 years. He received his law degree from Rutgers University. His office is smaller these days, without his partners – especially the great Jim Stroud – but it’s… Read More

Becker Specialties

Becker Specialties is a leading local supplier of countertops for Davis Kitchens and for others in Southern Arizona. Becker has been a client since the days of LANTastic and Netware 3, now upgrading to the latest version of Microsoft Windows Server. Becker runs all its day-to-day operations using one of Stephen’s Microsoft Access programs, as do Davis… Read More

Anthem Equity Group

  Anthem, a long-time client of Crawford Computer Consulting, manages properties in Tucson and around the country. Stephen, here is with Jenny Watkins of Anthem Equity Group, discussing features of their new Microsoft Office 365 subscription. Anthem Equity Group Inc. is a real estate investment and asset management company dedicated to maximizing investor returns in… Read More

Routine Maintenance on Windows Computers

I believe in running periodic preventive maintenance on them. Here is a basic check-list for the maintenance of these computers: Review file structure and delete GUID folders. Check OS Drive space. Clean up temporary disk files by running cleanmgr.exe (remove System Files as well). Delete the temporary files in %SYSTEMROOT%\TEMP and %TEMP%. Check System Restore, rstrui.exe. Review… Read More

MatchControl Shooting Match Scoring Program

Introduction I originally developed this program as a way to score Scholastic Action Shooting Program (SASP) matches. After a while, I modified it to apply to any shooting match that employed the same format – squads of athletes shooting 5 strings at stages of steel targets. I had fun doing it. So I am publishing this… Read More