My slow Linux computer. Fort Wayne computer repair

My slow Linux computer. Fort Wayne computer repair

For the last year or so, my own Linux computer has been slow. It is a Dell Dimension made in 2006 so it’s definitely a slow computer by new standards. I installed Linux Mint on it and it was fairly fast. Over time, like many computers it got slower and slower. Last...
I knew it was THEIR problem. Fort Wayne Computer Repair

I knew it was THEIR problem. Fort Wayne Computer Repair

One of my Fort Wayne computer clients was notified last September about changes in the way they submit reports to the government. The government created a new web site and my client was to start using it by 2020 instead of the site they used at the time.  My client...
Why am a I afraid to buy a new laptop?

Why am a I afraid to buy a new laptop?

My laptop is probably my main tool in my computer repair business. It holds my accounting program, it gets used for troubleshooting and for data recovery.  It’s a 9 year-old business class Lenovo Thinkpad.  You can tell it’s a business laptop because it...
What happened to my laptop? Fort Wayne Computer Repair

What happened to my laptop? Fort Wayne Computer Repair

I got a phone call on a Saturday this month about a Microsoft Windows 10 laptop.  It wouldn’t allow my new client to log in to Windows 10 because the keyboard wouldn’t respond – yet the mouse wass responsive. They tried all kinds of things to get...
My Dell Inspiron laptop. Fort Wayne Computer Repair

My Dell Inspiron laptop. Fort Wayne Computer Repair

I acquired an old, low-end Dell Inspiron laptop a few years ago and it got used occasionally for simple things like web browsing. It originally came with Microsoft Vista as the operating system and I didn’t want Vista any longer. The two reasons are Vista was...
“Why is it working again?” Fort Wayne Computer Repair

“Why is it working again?” Fort Wayne Computer Repair

Over the phone yesterday I was talking to a friend who is also a computer client. They have an interest in computers and like me, use the Linux operating system. They have a Microsoft Windows 10 computer which has built-in memory stick reader which worked at one time....

Operating system updates. Fort Wayne computer repair

Updates are necessary for any computer operating system to stay functional and secure. The operating systems I am speaking of are Microsoft Windows 10 and Linux Mint. I have experience with Microsoft Windows and Linux distributions like Ubuntu and Mint. Of the two,...

I apologize Pinterest! Fort Wayne Computer repair

When I first heard about Pinterest around 2011, I used it frequently for posting business networking groups. Pinterest allows you to save pictures on a “board” for organizing.  I have created many boards for various categories like pets, my garden and...

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