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May 08, 2018

Hard disk Not detected

I have a Toshiba M55 S3314. When I open bios there is no Hard disk detected.

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May 06, 2018

My laptop does not show BIOS when i switch it on.

When i switch my laptop on it just shows a dash bar on the left corner screen then remain that way. I'm using an Acer core i5 Aspire.

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May 06, 2018

Acer desktop alarm no signal

Upon pushing on button the blue light comes on and a consistent audible alarm. No signal to screen probably meaning the computer is not functioning.

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May 06, 2018

Acer laptop has a black screen

My Acer laptop has a black screen. When I press the turn on button it blinks several times but the screen remains black. Nothing happens.

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May 06, 2018

ACER laptop

I can hear a fan running continuously and the laptop won't turn on.

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May 06, 2018

SATA drive and docking station don't fit together

Have serial ATA drive and docking station but they don't fit together.

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May 06, 2018

Dell won't respond

Laptop will not turn off nor will it start up. Screen seems to be locked with only the trademark word dell encircled.

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May 06, 2018

Acer Laptop Can't Start

It switches on & the date & time appear. I click on any button & they disappear. Normally the password box comes up, but now it doesn't. All I have is

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May 06, 2018

PC Acer Veriton can not switch on

My PC Acer Veriton can not switch on but CPU fan is running ok. I have tried to replace RAM but no change. Please help.

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Apr 30, 2018

Dropped Lenovo Y40

This laptop was dropped and it impacted right by the mouse pad. It impacted hard enough to dent the aluminum body frame. Now, it won't turn on. When you

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Apr 19, 2018

Repair Tips Before You look For PC Repair Online

Get legit info about real situation on PC repair online.

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Apr 19, 2018

Motherboard Repair. Identifying and Replacing Faulty Capacitors.

Motherboard Repair. Identifying and Replacing Faulty Capacitors.

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Mar 31, 2018

Computer Maintenance and Repair | The Computer Problems Guru

Check out our website for full guide on Computer Maintenance and Repair

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Mar 29, 2018

MacBook Pro Hard Drive Replacement

Replace with easy a hard drive in Macbook Pro

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Mar 29, 2018

Mac Hard Drive Data Recovery

With Macs we have a few options if wanted to do it at home.

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Mar 29, 2018

Mac Computer Repair and Maintenance

Mac computer repair and maintenance guide

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Mar 29, 2018

Mac Computer Crash Explained

Mac computer crash explained with examples.

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Mar 29, 2018

Learn Computer Repair The Easy Way

Learn Computer Repair The Easy Way

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Mar 29, 2018

How To Replace Power Supply Unit On A Desktop Computer

If your PSU has failed and does not switch on anymore or you have decided to make your desktop a gaming rig, you will need to replace the power supply unit.

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Mar 19, 2018

Screen has message cable not connected

Appears to have no power? Screen has message cable not connected, and main power button doesn't light up.

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Mar 18, 2018

What’s the Difference Between Gaming Desktops and Other Computers

Computers as we know today are quite different to what they were when first launched.

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Mar 13, 2018

Change my ram from 4gb to 8gb

I have a 64 bit laptop that i would like to upgrade to 8gb of ram. The ram i have are 2 x 2gb and are DDR3 and this is the lable on the Ram 2GB 2RX8 PC3

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Feb 25, 2018

How To Dispose of Desktop Computers

Here I am going to make my desktop computer ready for disposal.

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Feb 24, 2018

DVD Rom Not Recognized on Dell Desktop

My Dell desktop does not recognize my DVD ROM, what could the problem be.

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Feb 24, 2018

Laptop EMF Causing Skin Rash

My Lenovo v570 seems to be causing skin rashes. do you have suggestion for new low emission unit? and or monitor, as I use the laptop under desk hooked

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Feb 24, 2018

Sony vaio laptop very old model takes several tries to power up

It takes several tries to power up, sometimes also audio volume control is inconsistant (fn f3 f4) buttons don't always respond.

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Feb 24, 2018

Numb fingers from Apple MacBook Pro

Forced on disability due to collapsing from cellphone tower across street from new apartment! Helping Physician raise seed capital but cannot use my

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Feb 24, 2018

Laptop Acer Aspire 7736 displays wrong letters

Laptop Acer Aspire 7736. The o Key ,displays characters o0 .When pressed once Key L key l ,p key p- ,/ key ./ ,- key p- .Works ok with usb keyboard OS

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Feb 24, 2018

Stripped screw

Taking apart a hard drive, I stripped a screw; have you had to use screw extractors on a computer? If so, where can I find one small enough for computer

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Feb 22, 2018

Bad Motherboard/Ground?

I've very stumped here as I've been working on a laptop for a friend to fix. First off, she brought the Dell Inspiron 1525 to me to re-install Windows

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Feb 07, 2018

How To Dispose Of Laptops

Here I will show you how to dispose of laptops.

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Feb 04, 2018

PC won't start ... Motherboard LED on

HP dc5100. PSU is working and tested, motherboard led is on. Tried different cpu's, pressing the power switch power led goes on but nothing happens(power

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Feb 02, 2018

How To Repair Laptops

Is your laptop driving you mad? You are in the right place where you will find everything you need.

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Jan 25, 2018

How to Replace a 15.4 Laptop Screen

This is easier to do than you may think. However, before we start doing anything I need to tell you a couple of things.

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Jan 20, 2018

How To Format A Laptop

Contrary to the title, this is not a laptop that gets formatted.

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Jan 11, 2018

The Difference Between Windows and Mac Laptops

If you’re stuck between a rock and a hard place when it comes to purchasing a laptop then this will help shine some light on the subject.

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Jan 02, 2018

Startup problem on Acer laptop

After fixing my No bootable drive problem my laptop gets stuck on the Acer explore beyond limits screen and even after multiple tries of restarting it

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Jan 01, 2018

What's the difference between Windows, Mac and Linux computers?

If you want to purchase a computer, you can choose between 3 major operating system.

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Dec 22, 2017

How to Connect a Laptop to a Local Network

Every modern computer can connect to a network using Internet Protocol (IP).

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Dec 20, 2017

How to Clean a Laptop

Dirty laptop. Here is how to clean it.

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Dec 17, 2017

How to Clean Laptop Keyboard

It’s a better idea to clean our laptop keyboard often.

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Dec 08, 2017

Sony Vaio doesn't boot

Laptop Sony Vaio VGN-C1Z After pressing start button this happens: CD drive on: I hear its noise Hard disk on: only rotate, no heads moving noise Green

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Nov 29, 2017

Troubleshooting Computer Problems | The Computer Problems Guru

There is an abundance of information regarding troubleshooting computer problems on this site. Get help on all your computer problems here.

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Nov 14, 2017

What’s the Difference Between Laptop Screens

There are two types of laptops screens out there, the glossy screens and matte screens.

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Nov 11, 2017

Computer Maintenance and Repair

Computer maintenance and repair is easy when you follow written instructions on how to do it.

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Nov 10, 2017

How to Diagnose and Repair Dell Laptop. All Procedures in one Place

How to Diagnose and Repair Dell Laptop. All Procedures in one Place (Dell Inspiron 1525)

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Nov 10, 2017

Powering up desktop

My computer will not power up with the switch unless I unplug it and the green light goes out on the back of the power supply. Then I have to unplug the

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Nov 06, 2017

Wireless antenna replacement on Dell Inspiron 15 5559

I am looking to replace my WLAN antenna cables on my Dell Inspiron 15 5559 laptop . I need a good source to purchase the cables from and also need a tutorial

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Oct 30, 2017

How to Reset a Laptop to Factory Settings

How to Reset a Laptop to Factory Settings Step by Step Guide

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