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Cloud back up – why is it important?

What is Cloud backup?  Cloud backup is a system that enables a copy of your cloud data to be safely secured and located elsewhere to prevent your data from being compromised.  What are the different Cloud-based options? A public Cloud Backup System  This consists of copying data directly to cloud infrastructure providers. Internal Cloud Backup – ensures that your data...

Choosing a Multifunctional Printer

With so many options available, it can be hard to know where to start; throughout this blog, we’re going to be exploring ways to make the process a simpler one! A multifunctional printer should be cost-effective and carefully considered to provide value to users. If selected correctly, the machine can prove to be a valuable...

Is it time to invest in a new device?

Is your current device giving you reoccurring problems or simply just old? Maybe it’s time for a new one? Knowing which and what device to invest in can be challenging; by the end of this blog, you’ll have an idea!  The red flags/warning signs to look out for:  – If your current device no longer meets...

Which of our software solutions is right for you?

Want to explore which of our software solutions is right for you? Keep reading to help make up your mind!    Let’s start with what services we have on offer.    Cloud Print   Contributes to the decrease in environmental footprint in order to make sustainable habits the status quo  This is the ideal solution to managing a communal printer use during the pandemic; this is because it reduces the need for employees...

Top 6 benefits of document scanning and digitising

Speedier searches We can all agree that sometimes searching for data can feel like an ongoing, annoying and vicious cycle. This is where using a search component that sorts through digital files where it takes a matter of seconds is vital; this contributes to your digital files being organised and managed correctly.    Upgraded accessibility...

Things your photocopier can do that you didn’t know about

Your office photocopier is the heart of your business. But did you know that these productivity-enhancing devices can do so much more than just scan, copy, and print*?    Here’s a rundown of the functions that photocopiers can do that you might not know about.    Staple and hole-punch  The majority of modern-day photocopiers can...

Is it safe to scan and print important documents?

There is always a risk when scanning and printing documents. However, there are several things that you can do to reduce the risk of a confidential data breach when scanning and printing your documents.    Keep your printer drivers up to date  Your printer’s drivers contain the latest bug fixes, new features, and software updates....

Get to Know Our Printers and Photocopiers

If you’re not privy to the world of printers and photocopiers, you’ll probably be of the assumption that one type fits all, right? Surprisingly, that’s not the case.   Printers and photocopiers actually come in all shapes, sizes, speeds and abilities, making looking for the ideal printer difficult.   At Control Print, we stock hundreds...

What Replaced Google Cloud Print?

Last year, we bid farewell to Google’s popular cloud-based printing solution, Cloud Print. During its ten year stint, the solution solved many problems for Chromebook users worldwide due to their inability to print without it.   However, despite being a decade old, the service never left the beta stage and was eventually discontinued.   So,...