PC Fixer serves all of Los Angeles County with outstanding Mac and PC Repair technicians on call from 9am to 5pm, 7 days a week. We offer same-day computer repair service to businesses and homes in Southern California. Our team of professional laptop repair techs have a wide-range of skills, through training and experience. We repair all types of devices from computers to laptops, Macs to PCs. A simple phone call is all it takes to have one of our highly trained, courteous technicians arrive promptly to repair your MacBook Pro or Desktop System at your home or office, or even remotely via the internet.
From Echo Park to the Wilshire District to the Westside, our team of IT repair experts arrive in as little as one hour and get your workstations, servers and notebooks repaired quickly. We will get it done right the first time so you don't have to worry about your computer or laptop crashing again. Whether the problem is your computer freezing, running slow, or infected with a virus, our talented staff will fix your machine problems fast.
If you live near Venice, California, you're welcome to bring your computer into our shop for repairs, otherwise we will come to you, or even repair your computer remotely via the internet. We will repair your computer, remove a computer virus, fix slow computers, mend laptop power cords, repair Macs and PCs, upgrade your computer hardware, remove tough virus and spyware infections - we got you covered. Call today and mention that you read this for an additional 5% off of your first computer repair service. Free phone estimates when you call 310.948.0588. We look forward to speaking with you!
The important thing to remember is that all towers, servers, laptops, notebooks and netbooks except for Macs are slow right our of the box . The main reason they are slow is because major system manufacturers install 30-day limited functionality applications, demo software and trial programs from 3rd party manufacturers. This allows them to save money. The problem arises when 20, 30, 40 or even 50 plus applications are starting up with Windows and hogging system resources slowing down your expensive machine, creating sluggish responsiveness and delaying your start up and shutdown times. (read more)
While there is no "best way" to back up, one thing is certain: You need at least two backups - one onsite and one offsite. Your onsite backup can be to an external hard drive, a NAS drive or even another user on the network. Your offsite backup can be an online service (we like www.crashplan.com) There are advantages and disadvantages to both.
Offsite backups are usually the transportation of a portable backup device/media or over the internet. Online backups are slow to back up and slow to restore. The more data you are backing up, the longer it will take. (read more)
PC Fixer's favorite PC laptop manufacturer is Lenovo. If money is your primary motivating factor, Dell and Toshiba represent an excellent value. We also love Mac machines if you can afford them. We do not recommend brands such as HP or Sony. HP laptops are consistently the most unreliable with respect to hardware and Sony laptops are far too expensive and loaded with bloatware.
When buying a laptop it is important to take a few things into consideration. In an era of very inexpensive notebook and netbooks, it is very tempting to pass on fixing your old laptop (read more)