What’s That Weird Noise Coming from Your Computer?

New computers are whisper quiet, seeming to run on pure magic, but after a while computers can start making some pretty weird noises. Clicks, clunks, and about-to-take-off jet noises are the most common, but when should you worry? Your computer…
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Phone Numbers

We are aware of a intermittent issue with our phone number. If you have any problems calling you can ring 01228 217100 or 07742444601 instead.
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5 Signs Your Computer is Crying Out for Repair

It’s pretty obvious when your computer is already broken, but how do you know when it’s about to break? Even before it falls into a heap and refuses to turn on, or flashes big messages about how your files are…
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What to Do if Your Hard Drive Fails

If your hard drive is going bad, chances are strange things are happening and you’re a little panicked. It’s where you put your digital memories, your household files and maybe that thesis you’ve been working on for months. As far…
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Windows Update January 2018

We have being asked a few times if this Windows Update it real or fake. When the update is ready to install you will see a notification like this the update is real. If you would like us to check…
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700 Facebook Likes

We have reached 700 likes on our Facebook page. Thank You!
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Happy Birthday Us!

We are giving away a Google Home Mini to celebrate being 15 this month. You enter either call into the workshop for a raffle ticket or via our Facebook page and we will give you a number and put your…
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Windows 10 – The Next Big Update Is Here

Microsoft have have released the next big Windows 10 update “Fall Creators Update” and have started to push the update out to Windows 10 computers, This update is very big. There is simply no way to avoid this update.  …
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Orange Email Closure

We have been made aware of a plan from Orange to close some of their email account down.  If you have one of the affected address (listed below) you need to take action now! Part of the press release from…
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Windows Vista End-of-Life: What This Means For You

The countdown is on for Windows Vista users. On 11th April 2017, Microsoft will cease all support and security patching, just like they did with previous Windows versions. Naturally, you’re rather attached to your current operating system and not exactly…
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5 Ways To Love Your Laptop (And Make It Last Longer)

Laptop computers are one of the most fragile pieces of tech you’ll ever buy, but they also receive the roughest treatment. Extend your laptop’s life with these five easy tips. Avoid sharp movements during use:  While some newer laptops have…
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Will That Click Cost You Thousands?

Ransomware was undeniably the biggest security threat of 2016 which will continue through 2017. No-one was safe. Hackers targeted everyone and everything, including home PCs – and they were astoundingly successful – earning themselves upwards of $846million from US reported…
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We would like to wish you a Happy New Year!

To start the new year correctly why not take advantage of our offer of 20% off a Computer Tune Up – This will make sure your computer is running optimum performance for the coming year and maybe catch a small…
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Why Do Computers Slow Down Over Time?

Remember the awe you felt when you turned on your new computer and it loaded in a flash? Your computer was the envy of your friends and you weren’t afraid to bathe in that glory. Button on, ready to go,…
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How To Spot A Tech Scam Before You Get Stung

If your computer had a virus, you’d want to know about it ASAP, right? Before your important files become corrupted, you lose your photos and your digital life is essentially destroyed. Even thinking about it is terrifying. Tech scammers know…
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Windows 10 – Not long Left.

If your computer is running Windows 7/8 you only have a short time to take advantage of the upgrade offer to Windows 10. After 29 July 2016 Windows 10 will not be available to download or install unless you purchase…
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World Backup Day

Did you know that World Backup day is fast approaching?  It is on Thurday 31st March. Don’t be an April Fool.  ensure your files are all backed up! WHAT IS A BACKUP? A data back up is a second copy…
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Should you hoover your computer?

Whenever we have a desktop computer in the workshop, we always give it a good blow out. This removes all the dust bunnies from inside it. As can be seen below.   So, should I hoover the dust up? or…
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