Monthly Archives: October 2019

Sage 100 Authorized Training Center in Tampa, Florida

Tampa Florida – Accounting Business Solutions by JCS (, the nation’s premier provider of Sage 100 technical support and training for SAGE software, today announced the expansion of its training center in Tampa Florida, to include Sage 100. A drastic increase in demand for the company’s training and services necessitated the move to a new, larger, state-of-the-art training facility; more than double the size of the company’s previous office.

“Accounting Business Solutions by JCS always strives to provide highest quality training and support to its customers”, said Marilyn Longbein, manager, Accounting Business Solutions by JCS. “Our current facilities in Tampa Florida have been expanded to offer the latest training technologies to all our clients.”

The company’s new address is 110 Athens Street Tarpon Springs, Florida 34689. The main phone number has changed to 727-225-7993

About JCS
Accounting Business Solutions by JCS ( provides accounting software technical support and training for SAGE Software products including ACT! By Sage, Sage 50, Sage 100, Sage CRM formerly Peachtree, MAS 90, MAS 200, Business Intelligence and Timeslips. In addition, JCS specialized in integration between accounting applications and e-commerce shopping cards, Point of Sale Systems and customer relationship management applications. JCS Computer Resources provides installation, consulting, training – online, your site or our training center, technical support – online, on-site, or by phone.

JCS Computer Resources has been providing quality support and training since 1988 and is certified as a Sage Authorized Training Center and has held a Master Certification Status for 12 years in a row.

Offices are located serving:
Sage 50 in Southfield, Michigan
Sage 100 in Southfield Michigan
Sage CRM in Southfield Michigan
ACT! By Sage in Southfield Michigan
Timeslips in Southfield Michigan
Sage 50 Business Intelligence
Sage 100 Business Intelligence

Sage 50 in Arlington Heights, Illinois
Sage 100 in Arlington Heights, Illinois
Sage CRM in Arlington Heights, Illinois
ACT! By Sage in Arlington Heights, Illinois
Timeslips in Arlington Heights, Illinois
Sage 50 Business Intelligence in Arlington Heights, Illinois
Sage 100 Business Intelligence in Arlington Heights, Illinois

Sage 50 in Saint Louis, Missouri
Sage 100 in Saint Louis, Missouri
Sage CRM in Saint Louis, Missouri
ACT! By Sage in Saint Louis, Missouri
Timeslips in Saint Louis, Missouri
Sage 50 Business Intelligence in Saint Louis, Missouri
Sage 100 Business Intelligence in Saint Louis, Missouri

Sage 50 in Tampa Florida
Sage 100 in Tampa Florida
Sage CRM in Tampa Florida
ACT! By Sage in Tampa Florida
Timeslips in Tampa Florida
Sage 50 Business Intelligence in Tampa Florida
Sage 100 Business Intelligence in Tampa Florida

Sage 50 in Dallas, Texas
Sage 100 in Dallas, Texas
Sage CRM in Dallas, Texas
ACT! By Sage in Dallas, Texas
Timeslips in Dallas, Texas
Sage 50 Business Intelligence in Dallas, Texas
Sage 100 Business Intelligence in Dallas, Texas

Sage 50 in Atlanta, Georgia
Sage 100 in Atlanta, Georgia
Sage CRM in Atlanta, Georgia
ACT! By Sage in Atlanta, Georgia
Timeslips in Atlanta, Georgia
Sage 50 Business Intelligence in Atlanta, Georgia
Sage 100 Business Intelligence in Atlanta, Georgia

Avoiding Downtime via Computer Support

ne of the things that operations managers would loathe is downtime. A downtime in business can be defined as a situation wherein operations could not continue. One of the leading causes of business downtime is the failure of equipment, specifically computer equipment. For example, if your office’s email servers would go down then interoffice communication would usually cease. Even simpler, printer malfunction could lead to downtime as you wait for the paper jams to clear up.

Thus, businesses are often in the lookout for methods to be able to curb the downtime. A way that they would be able to do that is by contacting a Computer support firm. Computer support firms can help you solve this issue through a variety of ways such as :

More often than not, breakdowns happen in times when people are not actively monitoring the situation. This would occur late into the shift and would often cause troubles the next day. If you have contacted a computer support firm to provide you with round the clock service, then you would not have to wait until the next day to detect or even fix the problems.
They could easily monitor your systems even if your own staff is not actively checking or guarding them. This would lead to a quicker response time than having to do next day fixes, avoiding he lengthy down times that managers hate.

Expert assessment:

Another common cause for downtime is the assessment and investigation that occurs whenever an issue is found. Usually operation is stopped as the IT experts would have to do a thorough checking on how the problem came up.

By contacting a computer support firm, you would be able to bank on their expert knowledge of handling the various computer systems. This means that investigation and assessment time is narrowed down as they would already have prior experience in solving various computer issues.
The help of the computer support team streamlines the time needed to be able to provide a solution for your computer problems.

Quick access to parts:

Lastly, a computer support company would have a much wider network from which to access replacement parts and accessories for your busted equipment. Usually, in house purchasing would have to go to a single supplier and hope that they have the parts that are needed for the fixes.
A computer support partner would have more options as they would usually have more connections.

Tips for Do it yourself Mac Computer Repair

When your Mac breaks down, your first option would often be to go and visit the Apple store. However, there are some situations wherein visiting the store may not be most convenient (usually due to price or location). When this happens, one of your options would be to do your own Mac computer repair.

Here are some tips for you to be able to pull it off. One of the things that you can enjoy about being a Mac owner is that there is a very big user community who are more than willing to help each other out. The huge number of Apple fan boys would be willing to take care of their own and provide the various tips and tricks that you would need for your personal mac computer repair task.

One of the things that enable the community to give you tips on Mac computer repair is that Mac books and other Apple products are not that customizable. You would not be able to change much of the peripherals and settings save for some memory upgrades and Ui setting tweaks.
To be able to contact them, you would want to search various online forums. The reputable forums would have a variety of users who would be able to give you the necessary tweaks for you to get your system back up and running.

Get the proper tools:

Another thing to remember when it comes to doing your own Mac computer repair is that you would need the proper tools. The difficult thing with Macs is that they would often use proprietary items which are not really easily available. You may want to check the aforementioned forums to find out where you can get the tools or software which you would need to do your repair tasks.

When all else fails:

When all else fails (not finding the information you want or not being able to procure the tools you need), you should probably visit the stores for Mac computer repair. Official apple stores would be stocked with the necessary parts and employ the people that are skilled enough to fix your computer.
If you are worried that the Apple stores are too expensive (especially if you are not under warranty) then you should try to contact an IT support team which also offers Mac computer repair. They may be able to give you a similar service, but at a much cheaper cost.

Stepwise Guide For Creating The Most Outstanding Glass Object In 3Ds Max

Are you using multimedia software for the first time? If you have a project in hand that requires you to create a glass object then you might have a hard time. First time experience with any application can be daunting. And the situation actually seems even more serious when you work on a client project with multimedia software! But you can find it easy to create a glass object with accurate effects if you follow these tips.

  • Step One

First of all, draw your glass object on a piece of paper. Now draw a straight line over it with a scale. Look carefully at one of the halves that you have created and keep a note of the outline of that half. But remember one thing here; never select an asymmetrical glass object for your first project.

  • Step Two

Go to the left viewport of 3Ds Max and draw half portion of the glass object just like the one you see in the paper. On the top viewport create a uniform circle as your guiding line.

  • Step Three

Go to the options where you could see a tab reading ‘Modifiers’. Select ‘Bevel’ from there and in ‘Pick Profile’ select the first option that you see. It will take you to the project that you are working on.

  • Step Four

Now convert your 3D object into a polygonal mesh so that you can fine tune it and customize its shape further. Remember to delete the guiding circle at the top viewport that you have created at the beginning of your project. Use ‘Booleans’ to cut and sculpt the 3D object as per the requirements of your project.

  • Step Five

Delete the face of the polygons on top most brim of the object and insert vertex points. Weld the vertices wherever required to make the glass object thicker at the bottom and thinner at the brim. Selecting the edges at the brim and chamfering them will make the object even more realistic.

  • Step Six

Select Vray render farm and turn on the subdivision. To be more specific, concentrate solely upon ‘Adaptive Subdivision’ and set its parameters at 50. Keep ‘Glossiness’ at 1.0 and choose black as ‘Exit color’. Set ‘Fog Multipliers’ as 0.025 and turn on ‘Alpha Effect’ and ‘After Effect’.

  • Step Seven

Now it is the time you need to work on lighting. Although you can choose your preferred type of lighting, ‘Omni’ is the ideal one for a novice. Turn on Vray shadow along with its sub-options, ‘Transparent Shadow’ and ‘Area Shadow’. Assign white color in the background.

  • Step Eight

The glass object will not look realistic unless it reflects and refracts the lights that fall on it. Therefore, work on the ‘Material Editor’. Use HDRI map, turn on ‘Spherical Environment’ and set the ‘Multiplier’ at 1.0 for fine tuning the output. Finally, render your project and submit it. Render service providers now make rendering more convenient with vray render farm so that the most realistic projects can get created within the shortest time.