How to...

Sometimes you need just a bit of a hand with something and so here you can find lots of tried and trusted step by step guides on doing things with your technology.

Networkmen - Article

Google Chrome - Article

10 Ways To Seriously Improve Your Google Searches

Let's face it we pretty much all use Google Search but sometimes it can be like finding a needle in a haystack.  With these 10 top tips we will turn you into a Google Search Pro.

27 Jan 2018 • 75 views

Apple Building Logo

ClickShare not working on macOS Sierra

If you have upgraded your Apple Mac to the latest Apple Operating System, macOS Sierra, you may find that you are not longer able to use the Court's ClickShare facility to present your case material.  To resolve this the Court will need to update the ClickShare base unit.  Here we explain more about this issue.

12 Oct 2017 • 75 views

Buyers Guide - Article

How to set up 15 New Bridge Street E-mail for the Samsung Galaxy Tab E mini

Setting up your Samsung Galaxy Tab E mini with 15NBS E-mail is very straightforwards and only takes a few minutes.

1 Sep 2017 • 75 views

Article - Antivirus

How to check your AVG AntiVirus is up to date

Your antivirus application is a vital component in protecting your computer and your information from hackers, viruses and malicious software.  For Windows PCs we will typically recommend AVG and here we show you how you can quickly check that your AVG AntiVirus is up to date.

19 Jun 2017 • 75 views

Microsoft Windows - Article

How to check your Windows PC is up to date

Ensuring your Windows PC is kept up to date with the latest security fixes and features is a vital task helping to protect your computer from viruses, malicious software and hackers.  Checking that it is up to date, only takes a few moments and here we show you how.

19 Jun 2017 • 75 views

Article - Hard Drive Platter and Mechanism

How to free up space on your Windows 10 PC

If your Windows 10 PC is telling you that it is running low on space then here we show a quick way to remove the various temporary files and previous versions of Windows that are probably taking up a fair bit of that storage space.

17 Jun 2017 • 75 views

Microsoft Outlook - Article

How to see who is an 15 New Bridge Street Email Distribution List using Microsoft Outlook

If you need to know who is in an Email Distribution list, Microsoft Outlook provides you with several ways you can see the membership and here we show you how along with how to address an Email to the list but exclude chosen members.

13 Mar 2017 • 75 views

CJSM - Article

CJSM Email Account settings for various Email Applications

If you use a CJSM mailbox account and would like to have CJSM configured with your chosen Email application, setting it up for the first time can be a bit of a challenge.  Here we have produced a list of the settings required for the most commonly used Email applications along with some relevant hints and tips.

4 Jan 2017 • 75 views

Microsoft Internet Explorer Logo

How to clear your Internet Explorer Browser Cache

If you are encountering script errors when browsing your usual web sites using the Internet Explorer web browser then the first thing to do is clear your browser cache of the temporary files that are downloaded from the web.  Here we show you how to quickly clear your Internet Explorer browser cache.

25 Oct 2016 • 75 views

CJSM - Article

How to fix Outlook when it stops sending CJSM Email

If you use Microsoft Outlook to access a CJSM Mailbox you may encounter a situation where Emails do not get sent but remain in the Outbox and this can also affect Email for other accounts set up with Outlook.  This problem arises because of how CJSM secures the connection between its service and your computer.  Here we show you how to resolve this problem.

25 Oct 2016 • 75 views

LEX Chambers Management - Article

How to view the full LEX website on a tablet or smartphone

If you are using a tablet or smartphone to work with your LEX Diary and Cases via the web you may find the initial view provides only limited information.  Here we show you how to change the LEX view so that you see the full LEX website allowing you to access all the case details, documents as well as run reports.

5 Jul 2016 • 75 views

Apple Building Logo

Apple Mac Safari Browser doesn't show pages correctly or says web site unavailable

An issue was encountered where the Safari Browser on an Apple Mac would not properly display pages from web sites (e.g. images were missing) or it occasionally reported the site wasn't available.  This problem was resolved by clearing the accepted certificates cache.

12 May 2016 • 75 views

Placeholder - Article

How to manage absence types in ECHO

ECHO provides attendance and absence recording and reporting through its HR module.  Also included is the ability to manage the types of absence allowing new types to be created and indicating those that will deduct from an individual's leave entitlement.  Here we show you how to manage absence types in ECHO.

27 Apr 2016 • 75 views

Microsoft Outlook - Article

Outlook is prompting for a password but is not accepting it

There can be various reasons why Outlook prompts you for a password but doesn't accept what you are typing in.  Here we show you a few simply steps you can do yourself to work out where the problem is.

6 Apr 2016 • 75 views

Microsoft Outlook - Article

How to Easily Search Microsoft Outlook

Search your Outlook Email like a pro with our quick guide on how to track down those missing messages.

11 Jan 2016 • 75 views

Microsoft Outlook - Article

How to Manage Office 365 Email's Clutter Feature

Clutter is a new feature in Office 365 email that attempts to learn how you read email and filters away messages that you normally don't read.  Here we discuss how to turn it on and off.

4 Jan 2016 • 75 views

Editor Writing - Article

How to set the Look & Feel for ECHO visitors

Yes!  You can now easily customise the look and feel of ECHO for individuals or groups on their behalf and here we show you how.

4 Dec 2015 • 75 views

CJSM - Article

How to check that your CJSM Email address is working

New to CJSM or just need check your account is working?  No worries, CJSM offers a quick and easy way to test your account is up and running.

11 Nov 2015 • 75 views

WWW Concept - Article

How to speed up your Safari browser

Safari is the standard Web browser for Mac computers systems and is also available for Windows PCs. To keep your browser running smoothly we have put together a few hints and tips.

2 Sep 2015 • 75 views

Security - Article

How to change your domain password

Your Windows password is the password you use to log on to your computer. You can help keep your computer more secure by changing your Windows password regularly and by creating a strong password.

28 Aug 2015 • 75 views

Editor Writing - Article

How do I move an ECHO conference booking to another day?

The ECHO Conference Room Manager provides you the ability to schedule and manage use of your conference rooms.  In this short article we show you how to amend an existing conference room booking (for example to move it to another time or day).

27 Jul 2015 • 75 views

Editor Writing - Article

How do I make sure someone will appear on the ECHO Wallchart?

The ECHO Wallchart provides an overview of absence for selected individuals and in this short article we show you how to choose which individuals appear on the wallchart.

27 Jul 2015 • 75 views

CJSM - Article

How to log into CJSM for the first time

The first time you log in to Criminal Justice Secure Mail (CJSM) system there will be a few quick security matters that will need to be dealt with.  In this short article we guide you through this process.

22 Jul 2015 • 75 views

Keyboard Do Not Panic - Article

Do's and Don'ts for a successful upgrade

With software upgrades to computers and devices now a regular occurrence, its important to understand that upgrades provide significant benefits, such as improved security and reliability. We recomend that upgrades should be installed however there are a few importants Do's and Don'ts to bear in mind.

16 Jul 2015 • 75 views

Editor Writing - Article

How to import cases into BarCAT

BarCAT is an easy to use system that allows Chambers to meet it obligations for advising lay clients of their right to complain.  In this short article we show you how to import cases from the LEX Chambers Management System into BarCAT and then notify those solicitors.

25 Jun 2015 • 75 views

Microsoft Outlook - Article

How to archive your email with Outlook 2013

If you need to take a backup of your 15 New Bridge Street E-mail then Microsoft Outlook can be used to download the E-mail into a Personal Folder (PST) file. Here were explain how to take a backup of your E-mail using Microsoft Oulook 2013.

25 Jun 2015 • 75 views

Editor Writing - Article

How to change the BarCAT Notification Email Address

When a solicitor indicates that they wish Chambers to notify the lay client of their right to complain, BarCAT will send a notification Email to a designated address.  In this article we show you how to change the notification Email address.

18 Jun 2015 • 75 views

Businessman Figure on Circuit-board - Article

How to manage barristers in BarCAT

BarCAT is an easy to use system that allows Chambers to meet it obligations for advising lay clients of their right to complain.  In this short article we show you how to add, remove and amend barristers in BarCAT.

3 Jun 2015 • 75 views

Compass - Article

How to import an Applicant's Email into the Pupillage Application Manager

The Pupillage Application Manager (PAM) allows E-mails and attachments received from applicants to be imported into and associated with the application.  This short article explains how to import an applicant's E-mail into PAM.

29 May 2015 • 75 views

Microsoft Outlook - Article

How to open a PST file using Microsoft Outlook 2013

A PST file can be used by Microsoft Outlook to store E-mail, Calendar entries, Contacts, Notes and other items of information.  PST files may be used to provide you with additional storage, given to you should you leave 15 New Bridge Street and they are also often used in cases to share evidence.  Here we show you how to open a PST file using Microsoft Outlook 2013.

9 Dec 2014 • 75 views

CJSM - Article

How to be alerted to new CJSM E-mails

If you use the mailbox version of the CJSM service you can be alerted to new E-mails arriving on your "non-CJSM" account.  Here we show you how to switch this facility on.

4 Nov 2014 • 75 views

How to set up Mac Mail with new 15NBS E-mail

Setting up Mac Mail with 15NBS E-mail is very straightforward and only takes a few minutes. Here we explain how to do it.

1 Nov 2014 • 75 views

Microsoft Windows - Article

How to access local files when using a Remote Desktop Session

If you use the Remote Desktop service you may wish to work with files on your local computer or to transfer files between the remote service and your local computer.  This short article provides a step by step guide on how to switch on this feature.

9 Sep 2014 • 75 views

Microsoft Windows - Article

How to have a Remote Desktop Session work "fullscreen"

If you use the Remote Desktop service to work on a system when you are elsewhere you may want to change how big the remote desktop application window is either to fill the entire screen or to work as a windows within your desktop.

9 Sep 2014 • 75 views

Networkmen - Article

How do I connect to my 15NBS PC remotely?

If you are looking to work from home more you can connect to your computer in 15NBS remotely using the built in remote desktop connection and work as if you were sat at your desk.  Here we explain how this facility works and help you get set up with it.

30 Oct 2013 • 75 views

Microsoft Excel - Article

How to always display the same rows and columns in Microsoft Excel

If you are working with a long Microsoft Excel spreadsheet that has many columns you may find yourself having to go back to the top each time to remind yourself what a column contains.  Excel provides a feature that can always show the same rows and/or columns in addition to those being worked on and here we show you how.

22 Aug 2013 • 75 views

LEX Chambers Management - Article

Get the Chambers Diary App for your iPhone, iPad or Android device

Bar Squared (who produce the 15NBS Diary System) have made an app for iPhone, iPad and Android devices that not only gives you easy access to your Diary but also client contact information.  We have written a short guide explaining how to install the app on an iPhone (it is a similar process for Android devices).

12 Aug 2013 • 75 views

How to clear Internet Explorer Temporary Files

Occasionally there is a problem with the browser that needs the temporary files clearing (including problems logging onto certain websites).

9 Aug 2013 • 75 views

How to switch off the People Pane in Outlook 2010

The People Pane in Outlook 2010 is intended to provide you with a single place to view people in your social network through Outlook however it relies on having a suitable social network set up which often isn't possible.

29 May 2013 • 75 views

How to access another mailbox using Microsoft Outlook

Outlook provides an easy way to view the mailboxes of others so you can retrieve an E-mail, fax or quickly check someone else’s Calendar. There a few ways you can access the contents of a mailbox which we show you here don't forget that access must be granted by the owner of the mailbox beforehand.

11 Apr 2013 • 75 views

How to make a backup of your 15 New Bridge Street E-mail using Microsoft Outlook

If you need to take a backup of your 15 New Bridge Street E-mail then Microsoft Outlook can be used to download the E-mail into a Personal Folder (PST) file.  Here were explain how to take a backup of your E-mail using Microsoft Oulook 2010.

10 Apr 2013 • 75 views

How do I add network printers to my Mac at Furnival Chambers?

The following provide instructions on how to install the Chambers network printers on your Apple Mac computer.

4 Apr 2013 • 75 views

LEX Chambers Management - Article

How do I change my LEX password?

As the LEX is a publically available website it is vital that you have a good password to protect not only access to your own information but that of others in 15 New Bridge Street. Fortunately changing your LEX password is very straightforwards.

1 Feb 2013 • 75 views

How to encrypt your Windows PC using TrueCrypt (Video)

A Windows log on password can easily be removed if your computer is lost or stolen so the best way to protect the information it contains is to encrypt its hard drive.

12 Nov 2012 • 75 views

How to encrypt your Windows PC using TrueCrypt (Step by Step)

A Windows log on password can easily be removed if your computer is lost or stolen so the best way to protect the information it contains is to encrypt its hard drive.

10 Nov 2012 • 75 views

How do I dispose of my computer equipment?

At some point, the "modern PC" you bought a few years ago gets pushed aside when a shiny faster new replacement is bought. So what do you do with your old kit? Here we highlight a few options and some things should consider before sending it off the IT graveyard.

6 Nov 2012 • 75 views

Woman Holding iPad Mini - Article

How to create a VPN connection to 15 New Bridge Street for an iPad/iPhone

Getting full access to the 15 New Bridge Street network remotely involves using a VPN (Virtual Private Network) connection which you can easily set up on an iPad or iPhone.

29 Oct 2012 • 75 views

How to secure your Blackberry

To properly secure your Blackberry you need to set a strong password and choose to encrypt the device.

24 Oct 2012 • 75 views

Microsoft Windows - Article

How to put back a Windows Desktop that has turned by 90 degrees or is upside down

If you find the display on your Windows PC suddenly rotates itself by either 90 or 180 degrees using the PC becomes a bit difficult however worry not, it is easily sorted.

23 Oct 2012 • 75 views

How to configure 15 New Bridge Street E-mail for use with Mac Mail (Imap)

Setting up Mac Mail with 15 New Bridge Street is very straightforwards and only takes a few minutes. Here we explain how to do it.

12 Oct 2012 • 75 views

Microsoft Outlook - Article

How to set up a Samsung Galaxy Note with 15 New Bridge Street E-mail

Setting up your Samsung Galaxy Note with 15NBS E-mail is very straightforwards and only takes a few minutes.

27 Sep 2012 • 75 views

How to create a VPN connection to 15 New Bridge Street for Mac OS X

Here we show you how to set up a VPN connection to 15 New Bridge Street for Apple Mac running OS X. 

17 Sep 2012 • 75 views

Buyers Guide - Article

Printing from your iPhone & iPad to the 15NBS printers

We have put in place a service to let you print from your iPhone or iPad to the 15NBS network printers.  As long as your device is on the Chambers wireless network you can easily an E-mail, webpage or PDF to one of the network printers and here we show you how.

15 Sep 2012 • 75 views

How do I open another person's mail folder?

Outlook provides a several easy way to access the folders of other people or resources (such as incoming faxes) so you can retrieve an E-mail, fax or quickly check someone else's Calendar

3 Sep 2012 • 75 views

How to create a VPN connection to 15 New Bridge Street on a Windows PC

In order to access some 15 New Bridge Street resources remotely (eg. shared drive and printers) you will need to set up a VPN (virtual private networking) connection.  This short note explains how to setup a VPN connection on a Windows PC

11 Apr 2012 • 75 views