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How Much RAM Do You Need to Trade?

How Much RAM Do You Need to Trade?

What’s up everybody? It’s Eddie Z here from EZ Trading Computers, and you’re watching Trading Computer Secrets. People ask me all the time, how much RAM do I really need? And it’s a really great question. Well, what is RAM? RAM stands for Random Access Memory. And when you first turn your computer on, your […]

Time to Revisit Windows Defender for Trading Computer Security

Man in suit sitting a trading laptop in a dark office

As a trader, you’re no doubt already aware of the nightmare that could hit your business should your trading computer be attacked by a virus or ransomware. But the question is… what’s the best strategy for keeping your trading data secure?

Microsoft has been trying to improve the security of Windows 10 with their Windows Defender app. In today’s post, we’ll take a closer look at Defender as an option for traders.

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Can a Wireless Mouse Improve Your Trading Productivity?

Trader using a wireless mouse with a desktop trading computer to improve productivity.

When I first started selling trading computers, I strongly recommended against using wireless keyboards and mice. Since then, they have improved so much we offer them as a bonus.

When you spend long hours in front of your trading computer, it’s important to make sure you have good quality hardware that makes your trading as easy as possible. Your keyboard and mouse are important components in your entire trading system. (more…)

Best Hard Drives for Traders

Best Hard Drives for Traders - Why You Need an SSD

What’s up everybody? It’s Eddie Z here from EZ Trading Computers, and you’re watching Trading Computer Secrets. * * * * * * In this video, we’re going to talk about something called a Solid State Hard Drive, and why you absolutely need one for your trading computer. But before we get started, you might […]

Trading Computers – The Need for Speed

Trading Computers - The Need for Speed

Hi everybody. This is Eddie Z from EZ Trading Computers, and you are watching my educational video series on how to buy a trading computer. My goal in this series is to educate you, inform you, and hopefully save you close to a thousand dollars on your next trading system. A complaint I hear from […]

Best Trading Computer Monitors and Backup Systems

Trading Computers - Best Trading Computer Monitors and Backup Systems

Hi everybody. This is Eddie Z from EZ Trading Computers, and you are watching my educational video series on how to buy a trading computer. My goal in this series is to educate you, inform you, and hopefully save you close to a thousand dollars on your next trading system. There’s no reason you couldn’t […]

Best Motherboards, RAM, and Hard Drives for Traders

BEST MOTHER BOARDS, RAM AND HARD DRIVES

Hi everybody. This is Eddie Z from EZ Trading Computers, and you are watching my educational video series on how to buy a trading computer. Now let’s talk about the motherboard. Reliability and quality are everything in a good trading computer, and that starts at the motherboard. This means getting the absolute best brand names, […]

Top 4 Apps to Record Your Trading Computer Screen

Young man typing at a multi-monitor computer.

Do you belong to a trading group that discusses trading strategies?

Do you have family members you’re teaching how to trade?

Would it be helpful if you had a video of how to do something online that you don’t do often, to remind you how to do it?

Do you ever need to contact a support desk and explain the odd behavior you’re seeing?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, and you don’t already have a good screen recorder app, you’re going to love today’s post.

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7 Biggest Mistakes Traders Make When Buying a Trading Computer

7 Biggest Mistakes Traders Make When Buying a Trading Computer

Hi everybody. This is Eddie Z from EZ Trading Computers, and you are watching my educational video series on how to buy a trading computer. My goal in this series is to educate you, inform you, and hopefully save you close to a thousand dollars on your next trading system. * * * * * […]

Have You Tried These 7 Windows 10 Improvements for Traders?

If you’re just now switching to Windows 10 (because of Windows 7 end-of-life), you might not yet have discovered some of its coolest features.

In fact, even if you’ve been on Windows 10 for a while, you might not be aware of every last thing this operating system has to offer. After all, Windows 10 is a work in progress. With every update, Microsoft enhances it just a bit.

It’s important that we, as traders, stay up-to-date on what’s available. You don’t want to miss out on what Microsoft is offering you (for free!) in terms of more options, more features, and new ways to get more out of your trading desktop or laptop.

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