The most common issues for an individuals’ PC is Viruses, Malware, Adware, Botnets and Rootkits.
If your computer is compromised your; friends could start getting spam, browser can be hijacked, gmail or yahoo account can get hacked, system will slow to a crawl and eventually your internet service can get turned off.
Most rootkits will log your key strokes and mine your data…for identity theft. This is more unusual, but it does happen. Not all shops really know what they are doing and take a one size fits all approach. If it’s a big box chain, beware.
If your system won’t power on, your getting the Blue Screen of Death or any of the symptoms above give me a call or contact me.
I’d much rather work on an Apple product than a PC. Experienced repairing MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iBook, iPad & all iPhones. Keyboard, battery, fan & motherboard replacement. iPhone repair, free quote for screen repair only. Internal damage will be separate.
Quick turnaround, usually 24 to 48 hours or less, at only $50 for simple virus removal &/or diagnosis. Processing power and memory have not changed enough for most users to upgrade. Your five year old computer has a long life for simple browsing, email and light gaming. Common hardware issues are; hard drive, power supply, fans & memory. These can be replaced at a fraction of the cost of a new computer.