Computer repair problems are an irritating part of everyday life. What makes them especially annoying is that we use our computers for so many different things now. While computers started as a way to be more efficient and effective for business, they have morphed into so much more. We use computers to entertain us as well. Whether it’s to stream a new show on Netflix, play a new game or go shopping, computers make a positive impact on our everyday lives.
When computers start slowing down or outright breakdown, it can throw off our everyday routine. If you have any computer issues, feel free to give us a call and we can repair it. How do you know you need computer repair? Below, we have outlined some of the most common computer issues we fix on an everyday basis.
- Sudden and unexplained system crashes
- Sudden drops in performance such as slowing down
- Sudden computer restarts
- Pop up ads on desktop
- Google loads in a weird way
- Sudden Wi-Fi disconnecting
- Printer won’t print
- Computer won’t turn on or load Windows
- Blue or black screen of death
We’ve all dealt with the issues above in some form or another. When we fix a computer, there are some things you can do to prevent disasters in the future.
Backup your data
Always use an external device and backup your data regularly. This is especially important for your family photos. With everything online now, it’s easy to lose all of these memories when a rogue virus attacks your computer. If you’re ready to upgrade your computer or install new software, make sure you backup your data.
We live in a world where cybercriminals are getting more sophisticated and advanced in their ability to steal your data. More and more of our data exists online. It’s best to consult with a professional who can set you up with maximum security. Not every virus protection is created equal. Some of them use way too many resources and install spyware on your computer. Do your research and give us a call if you have any questions.
Hire a Computer Repair Tech
Why would you hire a computer repair tech if your computer isn’t broken yet? Because most of them know how to configure your computer to prevent any issues down the road. By spending a little money up front, you can save a lot more money in the end. If your hard drive crashes or you need to recover data, it will take a lot longer and cost a lot more than if you set up ways to prevent it in the first place.
If you have any questions about the above, please give us a call and we can help. Whether it’s consulting or you need your computer to get fixed, we are Canton’s top choice for computer repair and consulting (903)-224-0088.