"Switch it on and off."
A cliche at best and an overused joke at worse, what isn't explained is that switching a computer or device off and then on again resets the hardware.
Only then can a proper diagnosis be made and a resolution implemented.
Of course, problems can go beyond this initial simple step.
And even though households and offices contain a variety of devices and numerous issues, we are a one-stop-shop for technical assistance.
Being experienced with all types of devices –and every manufacturer and operating system– we can assist at whatever tech level you require.
Common issues we are called to assist with include:
Slow PC* or Mac - including virus removal for PC or malware for Mac.
Software assistance - i.e. Word, Excel, Outlook, Mac Pages, Mac Mail.
Operating system assistance - Windows 7, 8 or 10, and OSx.
iPhone and iPad - assistance.
Android smartphone and tablet assistance.
Cracked laptop screen.
Home Tech Users
Other issues we are called in to assist with include:
PC / Mac / laptop
e-Security - including virus removal and security optimisation
Smartphone or tablet
TV, MP3 and audio equipment use and integration
Wifi / broadband / router trouble
Multiple device discounts - popular with families with multiple devices and numerous tech assists
CCTV remote connection configuration
Business Tech Users
We encourage our business users to contact us with any tech matter, including:
Email integration across multiple devices.
e-Safety, e-Security and optimisation
Wireless issues and any connecting tech.
Large or small daily tech assistance with smartphones, tablets, PCs or laptops.
Software assistance - including Microsoft Office.
Tech Training and mentoring.
Information and evidence based reporting and advice.
* Microsoft no longer supports Windows XP, and Windows Vista will soon be retired, which is why for security and practical reasons we can only assist with Windows 7 or above.