The Neighborhood Shop for Venice Beach Computer Repairs
Do you need help with your computer, network, server or printer? PC Fixer's Los Angeles computer help services are second to none. Do you need help improving your computer's performance, or do you need to rid your system of viruses and spyware? Would you like support for your Treo, iPhone or Blackberry? Call or email PC Fixer today for any technology-related questions or assistance.
Knowing that a dependable expert you can trust is just a phone call away is the most important service we offer to our clients. We support all your computer repair and IT-related needs. For small businesses, we can even handle contact with outside vendors, giving you a single point of contact to resolve any computer related problem.
Venice Beach Computer Repairs Done Right
We offer computer and networking services to residential and business customers. Our services include configuration, troubleshooting, maintenance, training, computer repair, and general help across a wide variety of systems. Repair services can be performed on site, in your home or at your business. Our technicians are industry experts and take great pride in their work.
Special Home Computer Services
Online Child Safety
If you're worried about who your teenager is chatting with online, or think that your school-age child might accidentally stumble upon a pornography site while trying to do their homework, PC Fixer can help We offer comprehensive and simple solutions to Internet safety and security. If you own a computer and have children or teenagers in your home, then Internet filtering software is a must. We'll come to your home and install and configure software that protects your children from Internet predators, obscene websites, objectionable chat rooms, and more.
Data Recovery - Whether it’s due to accidental deletion, damage caused by a power surge, or corruption brought on by a virus, the loss of your data can be devastating. PC Fixer can get your valuable data back. The can recover include email, personal documents, videos, pictures, and more. We can even recover data from your CD and DVD media, digital cameras, MP3 players, memory cards, and other portable devices.
Secure Data Deletion
Many people mistakenly give away their personal data, leaving themselves open to identity theft. If you are planning to sell, donate, or otherwise get rid of your old computer, it’s important to insure that all your sensitive data is completely erased. Simply deleting files, or even reformatting the entire hard drive doesn’t completely remove data from your drive. All old email, pictures, passwords, and other data still exists in some form on the drive. These files are easily recoverable by someone who knows how. Our secure data deletion services will wipe your entire hard drive so that the data is completely destroyed, with no possibility of it ever being recovered.
Tips From the Venice Beach Computer Repairs Pros
By periodically following these simple steps, any user can keep their computer’s hard drive free of errors, and system hardware free of potential conflicts. These steps can save you time and money.
Performing a back up of your important information is always a good idea. Optimally, this would be performed every day the computer is used.
The basic software tools for keeping your system humming are Disk Cleanup, Scan Disk, and Defrag. Before running Defrag, the other 2 steps should be performed first. Be sure all programs are closed when performing these steps.
In order to Defrag a hard drive, go to Programs > Accessories > System Tools. Select which Drive you’d like to defragment, and click Start. If you have rarely done this, it can take as long as overnight, but the results can be astounding.
Now that you have some ways of getting started improving your system, call PC Fixer to finish the job and get your machine running the way it did when it was brand new.
To book an appointment by phone please call 310.751.6555