Welcome to I.T. Know Howe

IT Know Howe provide a range of computer repair and support services for both home users and small business in the Taunton area. From computer & laptop repairs, including virus removal, to supplying and setting up your computer or laptop from scratch, including broadband & transferring your files, photos and music. All work is carried out at your home or business premises, though if there is further work required then your PC will be collected and returned to you.

“Computer Support Made Simple”

Established in 2003 by Martin and Fiona Howe, the company has provided help and assistance to over 2300 customers. Over 40% of our new enquiries come on the back of recommendations. With a loyal and supportive customer base like this, Martin and Fiona like to think they are making a difference to their customers. Why not give them a call and see what a difference they can make for you.

Cyber Attack – Stay Calm, Update and Backup


The poor old NHS has taken some criticism over the lack of investment in IT, which led to the problems regarding the widespread Ransomware outbreak during May 2017. Truth is that almost everyone reading this is safe from what happened. However, this is not

Spam! Spam! Spam! Spam!


One of the biggest requests at the moment is “How can I stop all these rubbish emails?” The answer, unfortunately, is you can’t. There are ones you can unsubscribe from, which are ‘self inflicted’ and result (usually) from buying something either

How good is your broadband deal?

Broadband Deals

There are some incredible broadband offers around at the moment. Have you taken advantage of one of these and moved to a new broadband supplier? Why not, when there are so many good deals when you sign up to a

It’s time to change your password!


During the last year there have been some fairly high profile ‘thefts’ of Usernames and Passwords. Some of the ‘hacks’ we are referring to have taken some time to be announced. Invariably your account has been safe and you were simply prompted

When is a backup not a backup? When it hasn’t worked!


As you are aware we (almost) constantly remind you to backup your pictures, documents, music, etc, which is a message that many of you have now heeded. So now we would like to remind you to CHECK your backup. Why?