Computer/ Internet Tips & News
October 2019
This Month: 

  • Support for Windows 7 winding down - everything you need to know
  • Basic computer troubleshooting that you can do to solve most problems
  • Top 5 computer and phone scams to watch out for
  • ICYMI - In Case You Missed It : Previous articles you may have missed from previous newsletters
  • What you may have missed in our news feed
  • Tell a friend about us - get a $25 service credit
  • Never worry about updates again with our Computer Maintenance Plan
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Support for Windows 7 winding down - everything you need to know
If you purchased a PC between 2009-2012 it most likely came with Windows 7. The operating system was released nearly 10 years ago and has since been replaced with Windows 10. Microsoft has decided to retire support for Windows 7 effective January 2020, thereby no longer releasing important security and reliability patches. Read more...
Basic computer troubleshooting that you can do to solve most problems
If your computer is slow or freezing up, your internet is not working or you can't print - before calling for help there's often some troubleshooting you can do that will likely fix the problem. Continue reading...
Top 5 computer and phone scams to watch out for
Even though we frequently talk about the latest computer and phone scams in this newsletter and in-person when talking with clients, several times each month we are contacted by someone who has fallen for a scam and lost hundreds or even thousands of dollars. Don't be that person! Please become informed, stay on-guard, read and print the top 5 scams computer and phone scams to watch out for.
ICYMI - In Case You Missed It: Popular articles you may have missed from previous newsletters
What you may have missed on our news feed

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Tell a friend about us - get a $25 service credit
If you’re happy with our service, please let others know by recommending us to your friends and family, and/or by writing a review about our service. If you personally recommend us to a friend or relative and we help them, you get $25 off your next service call.

Why trust someone who “knows” computers and works on them in their spare time? Why trust someone who you called from a pop-up ad on your computer? You shouldn’t! Computer Techs is a local business that works with computers and related devices on a daily basis and has been doing so since 2003. When you need help with your computing devices, you can trust Computer Techs to be there when you need us, and stand behind our service.

When people search for Computer Support or Repair Services on the internet, they often search Google, YellowPages.com or Yahoo Local. Please consider letting others know about our service by posting a review at one or more of the following web sites:

Never worry about updates again with our Computer Maintenance Plan
Many of our clients don't have to worry about the seemingly constant barrage of updates, security patches and computer hackers - thanks to the peace-of-mind that our Computer Maintenance Plan provides.

With websites getting hacked on a daily basis, and the increasing chance of your personal information being compromised, it’s more important than ever to keep your computer up-to-date and maintained.

Now you can have Computer Techs maintain, update and check the security on your computer on a convenient schedule. Service takes about an hour and can be performed via a Remote Support session or on-site. Services include: