Yearly Archives - 2013

Support is ending for Windows XP

Support for Windows XP is ending on April 8, 2014. If you’re running this version after support ends, you won’t get security updates for Windows.

Upgrade to Windows 8

Windows has been reimagined to be all about you.

Information Supplied by Microsoft:

Contact Communicat to assist with changing over to Windows 8 or Tel: +61 3 9320 0000


Communicat wins N-Able Australian Partner of the Year Award

In April this year (2013), the Communicat (Net2) team attended the N-Able Partner Summit in Sydney.

N-able2013awardThe Communicat team attended the MSP Elite team meeting to discuss the future direction of the product. It was a great to catch up with the N-Able guys and do some brain storming. In addition, we got to swop some war stories with other MSP’s.

We are excited with the direction our MSP business is going and look forward to delivering more solutions to our clients which will help grow them businesses due to improved IT solutions we provide.

At the end of the summit, N-Able held the awards for the various partners and we are proud to announce Communicat team (Net2) won the Partner of the Year Award for Australia and New Zealand.

Looking forward to the 2014 Summit.


Technical Manager


How to set Out Of Office in Outlook 2013

How to set Out Of Office in Outlook 2013

Trying to find the Out of Office setting in Outlook 2013 can be tricky if you are used to Outlook 2003.

It’s actual quite simple. In Outlook 2013

Select file
Select Automatic replies
Set your Out Of Office message
One for people inside my organisation
One for people Outside my organisation
Set a date range you want the Out Of Office to be effective
Click ok and your done