Discover how to Troubleshoot, Repair, Upgrade, & Maintain
From a PC Repair Technician with over twenty five years of experience!
web site is about do it yourself computer repairs, or how
to fix computers, be it a desktop, laptop, or server, new
or old, and how you can do the PC repair yourself.
could consider the content of this web site and the
books on computer repair I write as tutorials for those that don't
have the experience a seasoned DIYer would have.
On the internet there is a lot of "free" advice or "help" on PC's from who has the best computer to how to repair one, however you need to consider this: "Buy cheap, Get cheap!" (my motto)and free is about as cheap as you can get.
Read these paragraphs about the "freebies" and how this web site is written
The purpose of this diy computer repair web site is to assist you with all the information you need to make your PC the best it can be.
Although the operating system information and support is for Windows XP and Windows Seven, the hardware techniques apply to Mac PCs also.
There seems to be a misconception about Do It Yourself Computer
Repairs, you can
do most repairs yourself.
There are areas where you either don't have the technical training
or the expensive equipment to do the repair.
Component level troubleshooting of diodes, caps, transistors, or
Component level replacement then testing of diodes, caps,
transistors, or resistors
For the most part a computer is made up of individual modules, you
would troubleshoot the problem, identify the failed part, then replace the
part or module.
If you have to buy an Oscilloscope and learn how to use it the cost
would be prohibitive for the DIYer...
This makes an
excellent gift for your favorite DIYer...
My $0.02 about some of the questions I am getting lately.
This diycomputerrepair web site has over 700 pages
(in 15 sections) of great tech advice
to help you do your desktop, laptop, or server for repairs, upgrades, and maintenance. Look around,
use the Site Map
and Menu to get your information!
"There may not be a free lunch, but there is
Low Cost PC repair!
Do you know how to make a DIY Computer Repair
Tool Kit or Box?
Do you know what is in an IT tool box?
This lists the
tools I consider IT Tools that you should have in your DIY IT Tool Box put them on a pen drive and carry it in your pocket.